Category Archives: Christmas Showcase

Powertex – Upcycling an IKEA box (pt 2)

Preparing the box I can pinpoint exactly when I started to become a mixed media artist, it was hearing Leonie on Hochanda one day say that Mixed Media is about layers. I have already added Powertex EasyStructure through a stencil, … Continue reading

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Here’s One I’m Making – Upcyclying an Ikea Box (Pt1)

6 or 7 years ago I bought a couple of packs of round cardboard boxes from IKEA called Gaddad. I have most of them left over and they have been calling out for Powertex. The cardboard is covered in fabric … Continue reading

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Here’s One I’m Making – Christmas Cards 2017 (Part 3)

Christmas Card 2017 Part 1 Christmas Card 2017 Part 2 One of the best things about the Dies’ire Build-a-Card dies, is that all the hard work really is done for you. It took me a couple of evenings to cut … Continue reading

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Here’s One I’m Making – Christmas Cards 2017 (Part 2)

Christmas Cards 2017 Part 1 I started my Christmas Card review last week with sharing the base for this year’s Christmas Card and having decided to use both the gold and silver snowflakes, I wanted to do something different. I … Continue reading

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Here’s One I’m Making – Christmas Cards 2017 (part 1)

It’s that time of year, OK, its past that time of year… Its beginning to look at lot like Christmas (Cards). For a round up of all my Christmas projects, check out my Christmas 2017 page. I knew this year … Continue reading

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Here’s One I Made – Crochet Hats are Watching You

I have already shared this week that I one of my highlights of 2016 was finally learning to crochet. My mum and my nanĀ  and my aunt all had a hand in teaching me to knit almost before I could … Continue reading

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Friday Feeling – A New Year, New Goals

Although there are a couple of days to go, I have been thinking of the New Year and any crafting resolutions I may be making. When I look at 2017 at the moment, all I can see is work. But … Continue reading

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