Aug 31, 2009

Are you Going

Hi Everyone are you going to the GREAT BIG CRAFT EVENT OF THE YEAR IN ATHLONE in September, if you are send me your name and I will add you to the list below.
Anne Rowe Monaghan
Trish Finlay
Phil Leonard
Karen Kelly
Yvonne Tune
Margaret Driver
Tina Prendergast
Mary O Leary
Alice Dobson
Jacinta Connolly
Mairead Pope
Petra Madill
Lisa Haughton
Aiveen Judge
Aileen Mc Kenna
Marie O Toole
Tina Prendergast
Betty Cuminsky
Phyliss Morris
Sally Mc Grane
I will put all the names in a bag and draw a winner of a crafty spot prize which I will give out on Saturday at the event.If your not there and your name is picked out the winner will be drawn again. Good Luck

Hello I'm Back

Hi Everyone We had a great holiday, weather in France a bit better than here, cottage lovely and guess what no MICE. Glad to be home, and now need to get working on the rest of the kits for the GBCE can't wait for my crafty holiday now, what you all up to Yvonne

Aug 20, 2009

What a Morning

What a morning did you every see anything like the rain, I'm glad i'm off for a few days to France. got my 1st set of kits finished for the GBCE, have added a picture below to get a look at what you will be making, this class is for all levels of card makers but will be a great help to beginners, with lots of top tips, Enjoy the club everyone, see you on the 9th of Sept for class. Yvonne

Aug 17, 2009

What would you like to see demonstrated at the GBCE in Athlone

I will be doing a few demonstrations over the weekend at the GBCE, is there anything you want to see demonstrated or anything you need help with please join my Blog as a follower and leave me a post in the comments box or email me HERE 

Aug 16, 2009

September Class Dates

I will have one Class Day in September
On Wednesday September the 9th
Ribbon Delights Cream and Gold Theme, hoping to find some nice background paper in France
Morning class...Time 11.00 to 2.00 please note the later start
Evening Class... Time 7.30 to 10.30 One place available for this Class
Both classes will be the same kits and we will aim to make 4 kits
Tea/Coffee and something to eat included in the cost of €20.00
Places are limted to 8 people. please email me at to book your place

Names for classes
Morning... Miriam, Nuala, Pat Cafferty, Bernie Gallagher, Phyliss,Vera, Margaret Bamford, Cherry.
Evening... Clare, Niamh, Aiveen, Anne, Anne Rowe Monaghan, Trish, Margaret Driver,

Thanks for a great Class Girls

Hi to Clare, Sinead, Rachel, Niamh, Sallie, Anne, Mary, Tina, Sally, Karen Trish Roberta and Marie for a great class yesterday, loads of chat, tea/coffee, Thanks for the home made baking from Roberta and Sally, I've a house full today so the baking left over will come in very handy and will be used up, thanks to everyone who helped out throughout the day with washing up and passing round the refreshments, and all the help at the end of the day to tidy up, looking forward to my break in France, and then getting stuck in making kits for the GBCE, thanks again everyone love Yvonne

Shutter Swing Card

DL Double Gate fold

Pop Corn Bear Pyramage

Art Deco Card

Sassy Chic Card

Pop Corn Bear Double Concertina Card

Concertina card opened

Aug 12, 2009


Hi Everyone the list of Classes are now up on-line, times still to be added, but a really good mix of classes to choose from if you paid your deposit you get first pick of the classes, I have added more information about my classes with photo if your scroll down the page towards the end you can read all about it, see you all there Yvonne

Aug 10, 2009

Kits for Saturday Class

Hi Ladies, If anyone did'nt get a place for my Saturday Class but would like a set of kits, there €20.00 for the set of 7 kits with instructions, please email or leave a message in the comments box under this post. thanks Yvonne

Good Morning

Hope you all had a lovely weekend, well I got my designs finally sorted over the weekend 7 lovely cards, 2 of them using the popcorn bear Cd, the swing shutter card, a DL Double gate fold card, a sassy chic card, a elegant lady card, and a baby card made with punches, looking forward to Saturday , this is my last class before I go on Holiday and I will try to fit a evening class and a morning class in before the GBCE in September, if you want your name on either of thoses lists please email me, or you can leave a message for me under this post in the comments box. I will put the dates up during the week. have a great day and happy crafting, Yvonne
List of Names for next 2 classes Sallie Tracey,

Aug 6, 2009

Baking list for Club

Baking August.
Lesley Williams and Tina Prendergas

August Birthdays
Vera Ledwidge
September Birthdays
Yvonne Tune
Jane Dolan
If your name is not on the list and you want to be added please email me

Aug 5, 2009

Saturday the 15th of August Class

Hi Everyone
Here is the list of Names for my Class on Saturday the 15th of August
Karen, Trish, Sally, Anne Rowe, Clare, Marie, Niamh, Rachel, Roberta, Mary O, Tina, Sinead and Sallie. Everything needed for this class supplied plus a lovely summer lunch.
Thanks Girls working on kits this week, have mastered the swing shutter card, so we will be doing one in Pinks and black, see you all Saturday, Yvonne THIS CLASS IS NOW FULL

Aug 2, 2009

Yesterday's Class

Hi to everyone who was at my class yesterday, I want to thank Roberta for her fabulous Apple Cake, I didn't cut it when everyone was here by mistake as we were so busy, but had Karen and Ger stay for dinner so it came in very handy for desert, need the Recipe so will add it to the blog when I get it from Roberta, I also want to thank Roberta for all her help throughout the day, you were a great help to me, thanks to Niamh for collecting Phil so that she could come along, and a big thanks to Catherine, Marion, Karen ,Clare ,Sallie ,Niamh ,Phil, Roberta, Anne, Tina, and Mary for a great day and a brilliant class, we got 6 cards made out of the 7 kits, I will now take a photo, and show you what we made, enjoy the rest of the bank holiday weekend, girls and hope your all having a nice rest, Yvonne

A4 cut away card

Baby's First Birthday

Baby Girl Card

Baby Boy card

Poppy Gate Fold Card

15cm Square double card (frontphoto)

Front of card with inside card opened

Card opened to reveal second card

Back of card decorated as well.

Diamond Gate Fold Card

Diamond Gate Fold opened