Sunburst Watercolours

A good friend of mine is having her birthday this Sunday and she has been such a supporter to my card making, by ordering so many cards from me, that I wanted to make an especially nice card for her. As the sun has come out for the last two days too (its since gone… Continue reading Sunburst Watercolours


Wedding card

My cousin is getting married in Marseille, France in 10 days. Sadly I can't attend as I'm organising our school's largest fund raising event of the year on the same weekend! I am going to London for her hen's night this weekend though and I am super excited about it! She has a fabulous night… Continue reading Wedding card

alcohol inks · Cards · Die cuts · Watercolor

Swan Lake

I'm off to London this week to participate in my cousin's hen night, but I was also very lucky to manage to get a ticket to see Swan Lake, at the Royal Albert Hall! I can't wait as its a special massive production with over a hundred swan dancers! I'm so excited I was inspired to… Continue reading Swan Lake


Mud Race and taiko

This weekend was a really busy one...especially for my kids. On Saturday morning they participated in their first mud race and in the evening they had a taiko performance. It was cold and rainy on Saturday morning when we left the house, and I was so proud of them that they didn't complain about having… Continue reading Mud Race and taiko


Masculine cards

I made some masculine cards for Father's Day even though Father's day in Germany is long over. It was in April, on a Thursday, on Ascension Day! In Germany, Father's Day is celebrated with the men going out drinking with their male friends and you don't even have to be a Father to join in the… Continue reading Masculine cards


Craft corner

As my mum is here and sleeping in our guest/craft room and our dining table needs to be used for...dining, I bought a small table and bench to try and create a small craft corner for me in the living room. I could have gone downstairs to our spacious playroom or bedroom, but my hubby… Continue reading Craft corner

Cards · Heat embossing · Watercolor

Life imitates art

Its a been a busy week with my mum here from Singapore, school events and a visit with our friends to Munich, visiting the modern art museum... and great Asian restaurants! Here are some pics from my visit to the Pinakothek der Moderne museum in Munich. This is my mum looking at a painting by Matisse… Continue reading Life imitates art