• A Crafty Kind of Truffle

    A crafty blog with ideas for scrapbooking, card making, altered art and much more. Monthly challenges and step by step guides to making embellsiments for your projects, oh and a little bit of baking too!


  • JournalToad!


    I made the journal page below using paint, stamps and stencils.The toadstool image is by Bev Eden, I havecoloured it using Prismacolor pencils.The quote from... Read more

    Posted on 07 November 2018 ARTS & CRAFTS
  • Take 4 Ducks...

    Take Ducks...

    Over at That's Crafty! today I'm sharing my latest little project featuring these fabulous ducks from AALL CreateFor a step by step tutorial hop on over HERE... Read more

    Posted on 27 October 2018 ARTS & CRAFTS
  • An Old Favourite


    I'm over at That's Crafty! with an old favourite,a 5 point star book.There is a full tutorial with lots of photos and easyinstructions if you want to have a go. Read more

    Posted on 20 October 2018 ARTS & CRAFTS
  • Through the Keyhole, Who Lives in a House Like This?

    Through Keyhole, Lives House Like This?

    Today sees a new challenge over at That's CraftyHere are a few teasers of my project, a full step by step can be found HEREI hope these teasers have inspired yo... Read more

    Posted on 06 October 2018 ARTS & CRAFTS
  • Something for Everyone

    Something Everyone

    Below are several art journal pagesI recently discovered in my A4 Dylusionsjournal. I have used a wide varietyof stamps, stencils other bits n pieces. Read more

    Posted on 04 October 2018 ARTS & CRAFTS
  • Vera Lane Studio Journal Pages

    Vera Lane Studio Journal Pages

    Below are 3 journal pages using Vera Lane Studiodigi images. They are 8" x 8" in size. I have used a variety of paints, stamps and stencils, and added a cat... Read more

    Posted on 30 September 2018 ARTS & CRAFTS
  • Playing with Gelatos

    Playing with Gelatos

    Good Morning!I'm over at That's Crafty! today with a great storage idea for those AT Coins that are really popular at the moment, I have also added a few of my... Read more

    Posted on 22 September 2018 ARTS & CRAFTS
  • Forever Autumn Part 2

    Forever Autumn Part

    Forever AutumnThis is part 2 of the That's Crafty monthly challenge.Here is a teaser of my project! Head on over to the That's Crafty Challenge Blog to see my... Read more

    Posted on 19 September 2018 ARTS & CRAFTS
  • We Will Rock You!

    Will Rock You!

    I have been enjoying painting rocks and hiding them for others to find recently. This is something that goes on all over the UK and I believe other countries... Read more

    Posted on 18 September 2018 ARTS & CRAFTS
  • Diario Di Viaggio

    Diario Viaggio

    It is my turn on the That's Crafty! blog today and I have a sneaky peek of something I have made for my friend Rachel. The details and a tutorial are HERE. Read more

    Posted on 15 September 2018 ARTS & CRAFTS
  • Everything Comes in Threes........

    Everything Comes Threes........

    I am over at That's Crafty! today with a tutorial using Funky FlowersHere is a peek at my project!A full tutorial and list of products used is available HERE I... Read more

    Posted on 08 September 2018 ARTS & CRAFTS
  • Forever Autumn

    Forever Autumn

    ChallengeOver at That's Crafty this month is a great challenge for Autumn.This is my project for this months challenge, full details can be found Read more

    Posted on 07 September 2018 ARTS & CRAFTS
  • A Bit of Excitement!


    I have been invited by That's Crafty! to be a Guest Designer for September and October, naturally I said I would be delighted! Read more

    Posted on 01 September 2018 ARTS & CRAFTS
  • Sharing Some Love

    Sharing Some Love

    I have been so busy creating lately that blogging has been put on a back burner, so I thought it was about time I showed you what exactly I have been making! Read more

    Posted on 19 April 2018 ARTS & CRAFTS
  • Vera Lane Studio

    Vera Lane Studio

    Another new love of mine is Vera Lane Studios.I have been following the blog Betwixt this and that for a couple of years now, Nikki the blog owner makes some... Read more

    Posted on 21 November 2017 ARTS & CRAFTS
  • A Simple Tag


    As I didn't want a clean crisp background I used paint applied with a brayer and paint sponged threw a stencil to give the effect below.The stamp is by the... Read more

    Posted on 19 November 2017 ARTS & CRAFTS
  • ZinskiArt


    I am completely in love with ZinskiArt (Elena Guzinska), who has a wonderful range pre-coloured digi images (available from Etsy) and rubber stamps (available... Read more

    Posted on 17 November 2017 ARTS & CRAFTS
  • A Spooky Challenge

    Spooky Challenge

    Over at A Quiet Colouring Corner during October, there was a Spooky Challenge! A prompt for each day was posted and all you had to do was make a piece of artwor... Read more

    Posted on 16 November 2017 ARTS & CRAFTS
  • Playing with Clay

    Playing with Clay

    I had great fun one evening playing with clay, this is the first time since leaving school (too many years ago to count!) that I had done this. Read more

    Posted on 17 September 2017 ARTS & CRAFTS
  • Smile!


    I made this photo frame using Fiber Paste by Golden.Golden Fiber Paste is an opaque, viscous medium that dries to a surface similar to rough handmade paper. Whe... Read more

    Posted on 15 September 2017 ARTS & CRAFTS