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Sheffield, South Yorkshire, United Kingdom
I started crafting with cards in 2006 and now I am hooked,I love any kind of stamping and have been very lucky to get published in Paper craft essentials, making cards, Simply cards & papercraft, Digital crafting essentials and Crafters Companion Inspiration magazines. I design for Crafters Companion, Spectrum Noir, Mo's Dream Team, Sugar Nellie. La Pashe and Lili of the valley and some of my cards are showcased on Hochanda TV and Create and Craft. I have made some very talented friends through this blog, I love my crafting buddies. Any questions feel free to email me at greavsie1967@hotmail.com

Saturday, 28 February 2015

Butterflies


I'm sharing another card from the sugar & spice cd rom at Crafters Companion
I love it so much and find myself going back to it a lot
I have used up some scrap papers from LOTV
doily, pearls, ribbon, butterflies from stash
sentiment computer generated

Friday, 27 February 2015

Night Out


Hello peeps
today I'm sharing a birthday card made with a stamping bella uptown girl stamp
Victoria & Juliette's Night out
I have coloured in with my spectrum noir pencils
Hair - 74 - 89 - 96 - 99 - 100 - 120
skin - 2 - 4 - 7 - 8 - 37 - 86 - 89
lilac dress - 77 - 78 - 80 - 120
mint dress - 61 - 62 - 63 - 120
drinks - 10 - 37
tonic and die-namics dies
sentiment from LOTV
flower and pearl from stash

Thursday, 26 February 2015

Cuddly Buddly DT card - Flower Birds


Hi me lovelies
I'm sharing my second DT card for February for Cuddly Buddly
this fab image is called Flower Birds
I have coloured in with SN water colour pens
Bud Green - Blossom - Sunflower - Boulder - Aquamarine - Teal - Amber
papers from First edition
flowers and pearls from stash 

Wednesday, 25 February 2015

You brighten my day


Hi peeps
I have had a go at colouring on linen
it's by no means perfect but i like the effect, need to practice a bit more
Stamp from Crafters companion - Bebunni floral - you brighten my day
I've used SN pens to colour
circle die cut is from tonic
papers from first edition
coredinations
sentiment was a freebie from an order I placed
dew drops and pearls from stash

Tuesday, 24 February 2015

to my wonderful wife


Hi me lovelies
I'm sharing a commissioned card made for a lady at work
I have used a tonic sentiment die
spellbinders oval die
dienamics stitched square die
sentiment is from Phil martin
papers from LOTV
all other embellishments from stash

Monday, 23 February 2015

happy mother's day


Hi peeps, I'm sharing another Mother's day card today
I'm trying to use up some of my toppers
this one is from the special birthday topper kit from Crafter's companion
the papers and sentiments are from LOTV
flower is a Cheery Lynn die 
square and circle die cuts from dienamics
lace, ribbon, pearls  and wooden embellishments from stash

Sunday, 22 February 2015

happy mothers day


I'm sharing a Mother's day card 
the image is from Hunkydory
papers from LOTV
lace, ribbon, flowers and pearls from stash
sentiment from hobbycraft
border from tonic 

Saturday, 21 February 2015

Happy Anniversary


Hello peeps
I'm sharing an Anniversary card today
made from the moonbeam meadow paper crafting kit from crafter's companion
the ribbons, doily, pearls are from my stash
sentiments from LOTV and stamendous
die cuts from dienamics 

Friday, 20 February 2015

Flowers


Hi me lovelies, I've been making cards for my stash this week to give to my friends and family
this one is for a work colleague
The digi is from digi doodles shop which is now closed
coloured with chameleon pens
shhena douglas embossing folder and I've used the sand gadget with coredinations
sentiment from LOTV
die cut from Dienamics

Thursday, 19 February 2015

Happy 50th


Today's card is for one of my customers
I cut the circles and bike on my portrait
backing papers are from La Pashe
buttons and dew drops from stash
top sentiment from hunkydory
bottom sentiment computer generated 

Wednesday, 18 February 2015

Bunny Birthday


Hi peeps, today I'm sharing a card made with this cute WRS stamp
I have used my SN aqua pens to colour the image
Moss - wild orchid - desert - aquamarine - grey
papers also from WRS
die cuts from Die-namics
doily, lace and pearls from stash
circular sentiment from LOTV
other sentiments stampendous stamps 

Tuesday, 17 February 2015

Love Bubbles


Hi peeps, Im sharing a new baby boy card today
image and sentiment from LOTV
I have coloured in with Chameleon pens
die cuts from Dienamics
buttons from stash

Monday, 16 February 2015

Sweet Baby Girl


Hi me lovelies, I'm sharing a new baby girl card
the image is from the babies art pad at LOTV
the baby word border I cut on my portrait
die cut from Dienamics
pearls, flowers, button and lace from stash

Happy Birthday


Hello peeps
I am sharing a card coloured in with my new chameleon pens
3 pens I've used to colour, I like them but some people don't
I suppose it's personal choice, I have a lot of colouring mediums and these are a fab addition
die cuts from dienamics

Sunday, 15 February 2015

Headphones & ipod


Hi peeps
I have a La Pashe card to share today
this fab downloadable decoupage sheet is called Headphones & ipod
I have used collall 3d glue gel to decoupage
the papers are from LOTV and Kanban
embossing folder from Cuttlebug
I've used Aida for the stars and coloured them with my SN pens
buttons, card candi and numbers from stash

Saturday, 14 February 2015

Valentines


Hi peeps
Imade this card for my hubby
CAS and only took 5 minutes
cardstock from PMD
die but from Nellie snellen
button and twine from stash x

Friday, 13 February 2015

Happy Mother's Day


Hi me lovelies
this is another Mother's day card for one of my customers
I have used a topper from Hunkydory
the BP is packaging from crafters companion ( I don't throw anything away )
all embellishments from stash 

Thursday, 12 February 2015

Bentley - on the inside


Hi me lovelies
today I'm sharing a baby card
I adore this image from Bugaboo
coloured in with SN pens
CG3-4, HB1 - 2 - 3, FS3 -7, TN2 - CR4
diecuts from Die-namics
papers from Nana's nursery
wooden stars from stash
top sentiment from Pink petticoat
bottom sentiment comes with the image

Wednesday, 11 February 2015

Bebunni


Hi peeps
today I'm sharing a Bebunni Anniversary card
this fab image is on the Bebunni floral cd rom
die cuts from Die-namics
bottom sentiment available here
circle sentiment from LOTV
button & twine from stash

Tuesday, 10 February 2015

Cuddly buddly DT card - Flower Trio


Hello peeps
this is my Dt card for Cuddly Buddly
I have used this fab image called Flower Trio
coloured in with SN water colour pens 
Sunflower - Moss - Amber - Chestnut
Eline house papers - roses are red 2
pearls from stash

Monday, 9 February 2015

Crafters Companion Sneaky Peak - Thelwell


this is an A4 decoupage card
I've used centura pearl A3 card pack to make the A4 card
matted to black CS
I use collall 3d glue gel to decoupage 


I've used the black CS and folded in half to make this card
I have used Kraft & Black CS to matt & layer
the image is a fabric companion
I've die cut some of the BP with a doily die for a different embellishment


For this card I have used one of the shaped toppers
I have used some coredinations with the chic embossing folder and then used the sand gadget to reveal the pattern
the bow is on the embellishment section of the cd rom 

These are the last of my samples
are you ready for the shows!


Sunday, 8 February 2015

Crafter's companion Sneakie peak - Thelwell



Hi me lovelies, I'm sharing two more of my samples for crafters companion Thelwell

The first one is a frame card, these are so easy to make
i have used leaf 1, butterfly and fence die and added a flower
the bow is on the cd too.

the second one is a card companion, these are fab as the design is done for you, all you need to do is put it together, I've added some doilies, lace and pearls.


Saturday, 7 February 2015

Crafter's Companion Sneaky Peak Thellwell




Here's another sneaky peak for you
from the new Thelwell cd rom launching on monday 
it jam packed with the usual shaped cards, toppers, backing papers, sentiments and this one has digi stamps on it aswell
this top one is one of the foldback cards and the second one is a topper companion
doily and pearls from stash


Friday, 6 February 2015

Crafter's Companion sneaky peak - Thelwell


Well who remembers Thelwell!
I'm here with a sneak peak from the new Thelwell cd rom
This is a trinket box card and so so easy to make
all the embellishments are also on the cd
here is the tv schedule xx


Happy Mother's Day


Hi peeps, this is a card made for one of my customers
I have used a Hunkydory topper
papers are from LOTV
die cut is from tonic
lace, pearls & ribbon from stash

Thursday, 5 February 2015

Happy 50th birthday


Today I'm sharing a 50th birthday card
I've used one of Phil martins sentiment stamps
die cut using sizzix dies
papers from Lotv and Kanban
border is a crafters companion called cottage lace
doily die is from cheery lynn
celebrate die is from Die-versions
ribbons, flowers, button and pearls from stash

Wednesday, 4 February 2015

Love Bubbles


Hi peeps
I'm sharing a Valentine card made for one of my customers
image from TPS called Love Bubbles
the die cut is called Elegance frame from crafters companion
printed on to water colour card 
the papers are from LOTV and wellington
die cut hearts from robert adams 
border die from dienamics
sentiments are computer generated
raffia & dew drops from stash

Tuesday, 3 February 2015

Birthday dress


Hi crafty peeps
I'm sharing a card made using the sugar & spice cd rom from Crafters Companion
the paper is from SLC paper pad
image printed onto water colour card
sentiment from Digistamp boutique
pearls, doily and flower from stash


Monday, 2 February 2015

Makey Bakey mice


Hello me lovelies
I'm sharing a makey bakey mice card today
this is from the topper kit I bought early last year
I need to use up some of my kits
I've used my new sizzix flip die
papers from my scrap box (kanban)
flowers, button and pearls from stash

Sunday, 1 February 2015

Wedding Couple Jellypark DT card


Hello me lovelies
Today's card is designed for Jellypark
oh how I have missed them, but they are back with some fantastic new digi's which you can look at here
I have used this digi called wedding couple
coloured in with SN pens
GG1-2-3  TN1-2-3  FS7-5  CR5  LG5  EB5

I have kept it simple and cut out with blueprint 14 dienamics die
then added some pearls, glitter glue and the LOTV sentiment

hope you like x



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