Apr 14, 2018

Here are the cards we made at our
Card Making Craft Holiday in Westport
Thank you to everyone who came
for a fantastic week of card making fun, 
loads of craic and wonderful company.
can't wait for next year.

Monday's Class


New Baby Girl Card
with a Distressed edge detail.

8 by 8 inch New Baby Boy Card
beautiful vintage image on pretty backgrounds
with lace and ribbon detail
and finished with flowers and baby charm


Tuesday's Class

Over the edge Tent Fold Wedding Card

Back view Finished with lace and ribbon detail.



8 by 8 inch Card
Vintage Cone Posy, for Anniversary/ or Wedding.
Beautiful little handmade bouquet, in a Paper cone 
with Guipure lace collar and ruffle,
 This is an idea I took from the little boutonniere 
the Belgian detective Hercule Poirot wears on this collar, 
in every episode, 
I taught this a few years ago. and still love it.






Wednesday's Class


C5 Concertina Gate Fold Card
With a beautiful Seaside theme
Finished with Tiny Seashells, Moss and Sand


inside view

Back View

Double Concertina Gate Fold Card
With an image of a pretty vintage lady
in peach and cream.

Card fully extended

 Back view



Thursday's Class
 
C5 Communion card
Twin Twisted Easel


Side View

Back view when opened

Closed view

Poem on back of card.



C5 Vintage Lily Sympathy Card
with decoupaged lily and finished with ribbon and lace.

Mar 27, 2018

Mar 26, 2018

Some recent makes
Quartet Card multi layered. 

Leopard print sassy card,

Dressed 1920s elegant lady card

C5 Vintage lace lady card

6 Inch Sq Wrapped panel


Mar 16, 2018

A few recent makes to share today
Had a lovely Class yesterday morning
thanks to everyone who came.

C5 Landscape Christening Card
Thanks to Breeda Mullalley, for the love die-cut font
All white and Silver with a pretty ribbon
 and lace band down the side, 
finished with pearls
I matted the font onto silver card 
and re-cut it allowing a shadow border.



Pink version of Christening card

C5 Portrait Sympathy card
All white with a touch of silver
Embossed border panel
And a pretty Embroidered Anglais and satin ribbon band
 across the bottom, finished with pearls

C5 Landscape Get Well Soon
Image is a Download from Crafts up print.


I Started a new group on Facebook this week, 
for Tutorials and inspirations.
if you would like to join, 
Card Making Tutorials and Inspiration Ireland
this is the link. HERE




A few recent Crafts u Print Downloads 






Mar 13, 2018

Some recent cards to share

C5 landscape card for GAA fan

50th Birthday with a fashion theme

8 by 8 inch cream scalloped card
with a wedding download from Crafts -u- print


C5 cream card
with a Sympathy lily download from Crafts -u- print

8 by 8 inch white scalloped card
with a fashion download from Crafts -u- print

8 by 8 inch white scalloped card
with a  vintage lady download from Crafts -u- print


Here are a Few Recent card I made recently.
Twisted Easel for Communion

Concertina gate fold for Confirmation

Over the Edge Tent fold card for Wedding 
image from crafts u print.



Cards below are from my latest workshop
Theme for March was
Floral fantastics

All flowers were handmade


Vintage Lady decoupaged, 
on a pretty mint green and shabby chic background.
with rolled paper flowers







Vintage lady in beautiful lace dress.
Finished with lace and ribbon rosette.



Tutorial for rosette HERE



Pretty multi layered backgrounds with doily mats behind.
and vintage blossom tag.
finished with lace and bows



Tutorial for the handmade paper roses HERE



Multi Sq Quilt effect.
with beautiful Foamiran flowers



Tutorial for foamiran roses HERE




Mothers Day cards

C5 landscape card
Image of 3 pretty little vintage girls
on lilac and mint green backgrounds


Pretty Vintage tag of Mother and Child
on a beautiful rose background with gold layers.
finished with a rose bouquet.





Valentine's Card

Romantic image with a Paris theme in red and gold.

A4 large card.
with dressed pink hearts



Happy Birthday

Handmade Hat card with lace and pearl detail
Finished with foamiran flowers.