Celebrate

Today is St Nikolaus in Germany. The kids leave their shoes out so that St Nikolaus can leave them a little gift of normally oranges, chocolates and peanuts! In our children’s school, the PTA helps St Nikolaus distributes these gifts the evening before. So last night I felt like a little German Elf distributing 200 little…

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Christmas Poinsettias

This card is the result of many mistakes due to ignorance and impatience. Yet I think it came out nicer than I had planned! Proving once again that sometimes, good things can come out of our mistakes, if we persevere. I had just received this Poinsettia stamp from Stamplorations, and stamped it twice with my Misti,…

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Shaving Foam Art!

I’m always on the look out for new techniques to create art and I just found the strangest one yet…using SHAVING FOAM! I discovered it over at The Male Room challenge blog and there are some handy videos showing you how to do it too. I do wonder though how it was invented. Probably some…

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New techniques

This week, coincidentally, my daughter and I tried something new in the craft area! I came home one day to find her wearing a beautiful tee-shirt she had just made, using my craft supplies! She took a plain grey tee-shirt, cut up fringes at the bottom, and used my metal effect inks to colour in…

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