Sunday, 1 November 2015

I'm Back!

Hello, is anybody there? I'm shocked that it's been three months since I last blogged. I lost my crafty mojo for a bit but I'm feeling more positive about things and I've decided to carry on blogging.

Hasn't a lot changed in those three months! The main thing being that there are two new craft channels and Claritystamp has moved to one of them - Hochanda. I do like their relaxed pace and I'm really looking forward to seeing more of Barbara's demos and classes.


This is one of my samples from last month's Hochanda show.


I made shrink plastic baubles to go on the stencilled tree. They may look familiar as the scenes are all based on the ones I did for my Wee Folk Christmas Cards.


The bauble is cut with a Spellbinders 2011 Heirloom Ornaments die. I then stamped the scene with second generation Archival Ink. It doesn't matter if it's a bit blotchy as the colour really intensifies when it is shrunk.


As you can see here.


They also shrink quite a bit!

A sparkle paste gold star and a bit of glittered tinsel finish off the tree.

I'll be back soon with another sample and when I've done last month's I'll catch up with the previous ones. I also have some sewing to share as I've been really busy with that. That should keep my Crafty Little Blog going for a while.

It's great to be back.

Lynne
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Stamps and Stencils Used


12 comments:

  1. Great to have you back Lynne. I have really missed looking at your blog. Love this card - I haven't used shrink plastic for ages but it works so well for the baubles. Di xx

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    1. Thank you Di. It's nice to be missed. x

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  2. Welcome back Lynne - I've missed you! Thank goodness you decided not to abandon your blog! Lovely card, as always and I am looking forward to seeing the others and your sewing projects xxxx

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  3. So glad to see you back I too have missed your blogs and seeing the lovely cards you make.

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  4. missed your blogs Lynne as i love your creations. i jut assumed that i wasn't getting your feeds any more.
    fab card and great inspiration, hugs xx

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  5. Good to see you back, Lynne .... it's awful when your Mojo goes walkabout .... happens regularly to me. Looking forward to seeing your sewing projects, I must admit I have restarted sewing after 20yrs break!!! and I'm loving making smaller projects, way back in the 80s and early 90s I was making bridesmaid dresses which was stressful.

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  6. Great to have you back, I always enjoy reading your blog, this is a great design and i love shrunk plastic too xx

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  7. Lynne, so glad you are back, have missed your blog so much, I was really worried about you so am delighted you are back with us. X x

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  8. Hi Lynne I am glad you are back I do like to see all you Cards on here. There must be something in the air lately!! You know I have been told by a lot of people that they don't comment on blogs but they always read them. Xx Sam

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