February 17, 2013 at 4:26 pm (Uncategorized)
I know, I know. The ‘ink’ in my title totally dominates the ‘thread’ part. But I do have a needle of one kind or another out on a semi-regular basis ! Here is my latest thready endeavour:
You can make them too, if you buy this month’s STITCH magazine from the Embroiderers Guild They are really very easy !
These two are going to live with a friend of mine to celebrate her 40th birthday, but I suspect some may be coming to live with us soon…
February 15, 2013 at 5:07 pm (Hero Arts, Judikins)
This is a card for my boss who retires this week. She has been amazingly supportive over the seven years I have worked with her and will be a very hard act to follow. Here’s the card;
I CASE’d it from Janet over at Swanlady Impressions – such a beautiful card just called to me !
The main sentiment stamp on this is one that I love. It was possibly the first sentiment stamp I ever bought and it is surprisingly useful – I have made thank-you cards, retirement and sympathy cards with it. The one problem with it is that the rubber was mounted slighty off on the wood, making it a nightmare to stamp straight ! I recently bought a stamp positioner and that made ALL the difference ! No more wasted card !
Ummm….the other problem with this card is that I have no idea what the stamp company is – there is no info on the label – sorry !
* close text script is Hero Arts, as are the flowers.
* white embossed leavy vines is Judikins cube