Wednesday, 25 April 2018

Heartfelt Creations - Last Dt Piece


Good Morning 
This is my Last Dt Piece for 
Heartfelt Creations 

I have had the most amazing year with them 
and cant wait to see what they will be releasing next
I missed the HFC Deadline to get this on their blog 

So here my altered Canvas 




Products used 
Sweet Peony Collection 
and various flowers from over the years releases  

Thanks For calling by 
Hugs Sand xx


Thursday, 12 April 2018

Scrap and Craft - Enjoy Every Moment

Good Morning Crafty Friends 
 Here today with my First post for Scrap and Craft 

My First card to share 


A5 Card Layered with Beautiful Papers from 
Edged with Black soot Distress Ink 


Fussy cut Elements from the cover 
Stamped and Fussy Cut Leaves
Pink Cherry Blossom Flowers 


Lastly added one of the beautiful Adhesive Badges 

Crafty Hugs Sandra 

Monday, 9 April 2018

Daisy's Jewels and Crafts - Baby Book

Good Morning 
Today I am here for 
with there MDF Word Book 
Baby 


Here are some pic's of the inside Pages 



Products used 
Graphic 45 Papers and Tags 
Lace Ribbon 
Cream card for creating Pockets and Flaps 

Thanks for calling by 
Hugs Sand x 



Wednesday, 4 April 2018

Heartfelt Creations - Just A Note

Good Morning all 
Todays card for 
Heartfelt Creations 
Just A Note 

HCD1-7173 Small Sweet Peony Die
HCD1-7174 Large Sweet Peony Die
HCD1-7175 Peony Bud and Blossom Die
HCPC-3819 Small Sweet Peony Cling Stamp Set
HCPC-3820 Large Sweet Peony Cling Stamp Set
HCPC-3821 Peony Bud and Blossom Cling Stamp Set
HCD1-7120Fleur Border Basics Die
HCFB1-464  3D Floral Basics Shaping Mold

Other Products: 
A5 card  Impress dye ink in old rose and Emerald,  Colored Pencils, White Card stock, Glue Gun 3D Foam Tape 
Die Cutting Machine 

Instructions: 
Cut two panels of white card stock  cut  so you have a matt and layer to fit your A5 Card
Take the Matt piece and lay your border dies on it Add tape to hold dies in place and run through your die cutting machine
 Take the smaller Layer of Card and place this over the ones we just cut add the Straight Die in place and tape , run this through your Die cutting Machine .
 Ink the Layer with the Decroative edged with your Old rose ink pad  and glue this to your card Add the white Layer on top with Glue  
Stamp your Peony Bud and Blossom Cling Stamp in old rose colour with matching coloured pencils 
Die cut and Layer these on to your card with 3d Foam Tape 
Cut out the Large and Small Peony Stamp in old rose die cut and Shape in the 3D Floral Basic mold 
Adhere these toghter and use Hot glue gun to adhere to card 
Die cut out one of the Tag Sentiments and Glue this in place 
Add the Leaves where desired 

Thanks for calling by 
Hugs Sand 

Tuesday, 3 April 2018

FabScraps - Altered Canvas

Good Afternoon 
wow two blog posts today 

Altered Canvas 
C105 Memory Lane 





Products used 
Collecting Moments C105 005
Grateful Heart C105 006
Stencil DS 089
Carders Pack MC 105 001A

Other Products
Canvas 10 x 8 inches 
Modeling Paste 
Yellow Mica Powder 
Tacky Glue 3d Foam pads Hot glue gun  
Flower die  
Yellow Ink pad 
Ribbon  

Instructions 
1 Adhere Grateful Heart C105 006 to your canvas with Tacky Glue and add ribbon around the edge,
2 Cut flowers from Collecting Moments C105 005 and Ink the edges yellow add to the canvas with hot glue 
3 Use the stencil with Modeling paste feathers and the Bird sprinkle Yellow Mica powder whilst still wet and 
  when dry add a bit more with a brush, shape and adhere the feathers under the flowers with hot glue 
4 Matt a picture with Collecting Moments C105 005 add the Window andTags from Carders Pack MC 105 001A I cut mine in half
  and add the sentiment 
5 lastly add your bird to the bottom Corner 

Thanks for calling 
Hugs Sand xx

Forever Memories For You - Pansy Card and Box


Good Morning all
Today I am sharing a brand new cutting file 
from 
This has been designed by Tina Fitch 
and cut by yours truly 





This Cutting file comes in multiple formats 

Thanks for calling 
have a wonderful day 
Hugs Sand xx


Saturday, 31 March 2018

Heartfelt Creations - Tutorial


Good Morning 
Happy Bank Holiday weekend
I hope you receive an Easter Egg or two

Today I am sharing this Tutorial for 


HCD1-7173 Small Sweet Peony Die
HCD1-7174 Large Sweet Peony Die
HCD1-7175 Peony Bud and Blossom Die
HCPC-3819 Small Sweet Peony Cling Stamp Set
HCPC-3820 Large Sweet Peony Cling Stamp Set
HCPC-3821 Peony Bud and Blossom Cling Stamp Set
HCDP1-288 Sweet Peony Paper Collection
HCD1-7154Eyelet Circle & Basics Small Die
HCD1-7120Fleur Border Basics Die
HCPC-3814Words Of Encouragement Cling Stamp Set
HCFB1-4643D Floral Basics Shaping Mold


Other Products: 
Old Rose and Emearld Green Ink pad, 3d foam pads, double sided tape, Pink and White Ribbon Hot Glue

Instructions: 
Take an A4 white card sheet and score it in half to make an A5 card 
Cut a sheet of pink paper form the paper collection  to Matt on top of this 
Make a matt with white card  1/8 smaller than the pink we just layered and add your Fluer Border Basic die to the edge and Die cut 

Next cut another layer of Pink paper and cut 1/8 smaller and layer it over the white one we just die cut Turn it over and mark through the holes along the bottom so we can put the Plain Fleur Border Basic die Line the die up with the pencil mark and run through your Die cutting machine 


add a length of pink ribbon and white ribbon adhere to the back of your paper with Tape

Glue this on top of your White Layer add 3d foam pads and adhere this to your card base 


Die cut out a large Eyelet Circle Die in white and one of the Circle Toppers from the paper collection 


Take your Words of Encouragement Stamps and stamp with a green Ink pad  


Stamp out one large and one small Peony Bud stamps  coulour and Die cut arrange these as photo glue the large one under the ribbon and adhere the small one with 3d foam pads 


Stamp ot the small sweet Peony in pink I have used 3 layers for each Flower  Colour and Die cut Then put these into your Flower shaping Basic mold and put this through your machine ,

 Take out of the mold add Stamens to them 

add some extra ribbon to hang under the flowers  and use a hot glue gun to adhere to your Flowers to the card 


Thanks for calling 
Hugs Sand xx

Wednesday, 28 March 2018

Heartfelt Creations - Happy Mothers Day

Morning Crafty Folk 
Today card for 
Heartfelt Creations 
Happy Mother's Day 

HCD1-7173 Small Sweet Peony Die
HCD1-7174 Large Sweet Peony Die
HCPC-3819 Small Sweet Peony Cling Stamp Set
HCPC-3820 Large Sweet Peony Cling Stamp Set
HCDP1-288 Sweet Peony Paper Collection
HCD1-7169Rain Boots and Blossoms Die
HCPC-3811Rain Boots and Blossoms Cling Stamp Set
HCD1-7154Eyelet Circle & Basics Small Die
HCST1-401Deluxe Flower Shaping Kit


Other Products:
Old Rose and Emearld Green Ink pad 6X6 Card Blank  Polystyrene Buds

Sweet Peony collection, watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/L9_MLkvpGPQ 

Instructions:
Take 2 of the same topper panels from the sweet Peony Papers and Die cut out one of the Centres with Eyelet Circle and Basics Die Adhere 
this to your 6x6 card Place the same die back onto the front of the card and Die cut out the Circle again ,Adhere the Matching Panel Inside the card 
Stamp out your Large Sweet Peonyand the Small sweet Peony with Old rose Ink and Die cut and color with the same old rose ink pad stamp enough to make
 1 large flowers adhere these to your card with hot glue gun, Stamp out the Small sweet Peony with Old Rose ink pad  you need three of these for each bud Take the Polystyrene Buds paint them Pink add three layer of petal around these to make your flower Add some Green Leaves as desired
Lastly stamp the Rainboots and Blossom stamp in old rose and die cut and adhere to card 

Thanks for taking the time to visit 
Hugs Sand 

Wednesday, 21 March 2018

Heartfelt Creations - Pink Peony Candle

Good Morning everyone,
Thanks for calling to see 
my Decorative candle for



HCD1-7173 Small Sweet Peony Die
HCD1-7174 Large Sweet Peony Die
HCPC-3819 Small Sweet Peony Cling Stamp Set
HCPC-3820 Large Sweet Peony Cling Stamp Set
HCDP1-288 Sweet Peony Paper Collection

Other Products: 
Old Rose and Emerald Green Ink pad Mdf Circle, Candle, Polystyrene Buds , Hot Glue Gun .Lace and Pearls 
Flower Tape and Wires Pink Paint 


Instructions: 

Decorate your MDF Base with Paper from the Sweet Peony paper, add Pearl string around the edge with a glue gun 
Cut a 2 inch strip and adhere this around your candle with glue add lace and pearls use hot glue to adhere these  ,
Cut out one of the sentiment and add to the front of your candle 

Stamp out your Large Sweet Peony with Old rose Ink and Die cut and color with the same old rose ink pad stamp enough to make 
3 large flowers adhere these to your candle with hot glue gun, Stamp out the Small sweet Peony with Old Rose ink pad  you need 
three of these for each bud Take the Polystyrene Buds paint them Pink add three layer of petal around these to make your flower
bud and cover some in glitter Attach these to Floral wires with Green floral tape and add to your candle with a glue gun Add some Green Leaves as desired 

Crafty Hugs
 Sand x

Monday, 19 March 2018

Daisys Jewels and Crafts - Beautiful Butterfly

Good Morning Crafty Friend's and Visitors 
Today I am sharing for
"Beautiful Butterfly"  




Products Used 
Scrapberry's Butterflies Collection 
Finnabair Stencil 
Modelling paste and Mica powder 
Flowers and Die cuts from Stash
Walnut Stain Distress Ink 

Thanks for Visiting 
Hugs Sand x

Wednesday, 14 March 2018

Heartfelt Creations - NR Sweet Peony Collection



Good Morning 
Today I am sharing for Heartfelt Creations 
with a card from the Brand New Release 
Sweet Peony Collection 






HCD1-7173 Small Sweet Peony Die
HCD1-7174 Large Sweet Peony Die
HCD1-7175 Peony Bud and Blossom Die
HCPC-3819 Small Sweet Peony Cling Stamp Set
HCPC-3820 Large Sweet Peony Cling Stamp Set
HCPC-3821 Peony Bud and Blossom Cling Stamp Set
HCD1-7118 Delicate Border Basics Die
HCD1-7157  Eyelet Oval & Basics Large Die
HCPC-3815Words Of Comfort Cling Stamp Set
HCFB1-464  3D Floral Basics Shaping Mold

Other Products:
7x8 inch card  Impress dye ink in Penney Purple and Emerald,  Milled Lavender Distress Ink, Colored Pencils, White Card stock, Glue Gun 


Instructions: 
Cut two panels of white card stock  cut one to 7x7 and one 6x7 use the Delicate Border die on both edges of each piece of card the largest panel Color with the Peony Purple Impress ink and adhere to your card with Tacky Glue Layer the white panel on top with  tacky Glue 

Stamp your chosen Sentiment from the words of comfort stamps in Peony Purple and Die cut this with the Basic Large Oval Die Cut Out another Oval with the Eyelet Oval and color this with your Peony Purple ink pad 
Layer these together and Glue them to the center of your card 
Stamp out The Peony Bud and Blossom Stamp with Peony Purple ink could with your colored pencils and distress the edges with your purple ink Stamp out the leaves with Emerald and Colour the  with your pencils
Glue these onto the card as in the picture.
Make one Peony flower by stamping out the Large and small Sweet Peony Stamp in Peony Purple coulur with the purple peony and Milled Lavender inks Shape with the 3d  Floral basic shaping mold Glue these layers of petals together to make the flower and Adhere to your card with a glue gun 

Thanks for your visit 
Hugs Sand xx

Monday, 12 March 2018

Daisy's Jewels and Crafts - Spring is coming


Good Morning Followers and Friends 
How was your weekend 

Today I am sharing some inspiration for 
Daisy's Jewels and Crafts 
I have called this piece 
Spring is coming 



Products used 
Graphic 45 Secret Garden Collection 
Resin Window, Chipboard, 
Lace, Flowers from stash 
Thank you for your Visit 
Hugs Sand x

Wednesday, 7 March 2018

Heartfelt Creations - Lush Lilac


Good Morning 
I am here for Heartfelt Creation 
with some Wednesday Inspiration 


HCD1-7170 Lush Lilac Die 
HCPC-3816 Lush Lilac Cling Stamp Set
HCPC-3818 Sweet Lilac Scroll & Notes Cling Stamp Set 
HCDP1-287 Lush Lilac Paper Collection 
HCFB1-466 3D Lush Lilac Shaping Mold 
HCD1-7161 Sweetheart Borders Die 

Other Products:
Purple card, Wilted Violet, Milled Lavender and Shabby Shutters Distress Ink 3d Foam pads, Tacky Glue 

For more tips on creating with the Lush Lilac collection, watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/KDbdzC0MnAI 

Instructions:
Take a 6x6 card Matt and Layer some of the Lush Lilac papers onto some purple card for the base of your card ,
Cut out one of the sweetheart boarder dies in Purple card adhere this to the right side of your card with Tacky Glue 
 Take one of the smaller toppers and cut out the center , Matt and layer this onto some purple card  ,Stamp For my Friend onto the bit we cut out and adhere this back onto the panel at an angle 
Stamp out the Lush Lilac Stamp with Wilted Violet and shabby shutters distress ink Die cut out and colour with your milled Lavender and Shabby shutters Curve this slightly and adhere to your card with 3d Foam 
Stamp the petals out with Wilted Violet and colour with the Milled lavender Distress ink  put them into your Lush Lilac Flower mold and run that through your embossing machine Take them out add a stamen and use a hot glue gun to adhere on top of the Flower on your card 

Thank you for calling by 
Hugs Sand xx

Tuesday, 6 March 2018

Graphic 45 - Mums Day


Good Morning everyone 
I was inspired to make a
 shabby card yesterday and 
this is the result 


Products used 
8x8 card base 
Graphic 45 A Ladies Diary 
Lots or lace and ribbon 
Greyboard bits from stash 
Pearls and flowers also from Stash 

Thanks for calling by 
Hugs Sand xx


Monday, 5 March 2018

Daisy's Jewels and Crafts - Storage

Good Morning everyone 
well have you still got any snow 
our has all gone :( I was hoping it would 
last I bit longer nevermind

Today;s post is for 

I have used the recently released 





I began by Gluing it together and painting it with 
Black Gesso Then I made my own papers to cover it 
and used lot of Flowers lace Cheese Cloth and other embellishments
 from my Stash 

Thanks for calling by 
Hugs Sand x


Wednesday, 28 February 2018

Heartfelt Creations- Lush Lilacs



Good Morning Today Im am here with 
Inspiration for Heartfelt Creations with the 
Lush Lilac Collection 

HCD1-7170 Lush Lilac Die
HCD1-7171 Lush Lilac & Umbrella Spray Die 
HCD1-7160 Banners Of Love Die 
HCDP1-287 Lush Lilac Paper Collection 

Other Products: 
6x6 card blank ,3D Foam pads Ribbon 


For more tips on creating with the Lush Lilac collection, watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/KDbdzC0MnAI 

Instructions: 
6x6 card Take the 6x6 topper with the beautiful cottage on and cut out the inner 2 layers from the outer two layers Glue the outside straight onto your card , Cut out on of the Tags and Matt this onto purple card Glue this to the top left corner of your card add a lilac bow to the tag , Take the inner section we cut out and matt this onto purple card Adhere this to the card at an angle with 3d Foam Pads , die cut some elements straight from the paper pad and adhere thesewith tacky glue and 3d foam pads 


Thanks for your Visit 
Hugs Sand xx

Tuesday, 27 February 2018

Fly


Good Morning everyone,
Today I am sharing a mixed media card 
I just love the Fly Sentiment 


Products 
White embossing powder
Black distress inks 
13Arts Ayeeda Mists 
random stamps 
other bits from my stash

Thanks for calling by 
Hugs Sand xx

Monday, 26 February 2018

Operation Pull Apart

Good Morning hope you all have had 
a lovely weekend I sure did on Sat I 
spent the day with a few friends Crafting 
well more giggling and chatting than crafting got done 

On Sunday I decided I wasn't to sure about 
what I had made although I didn't completely 
finish on sat I knew I didn't like it so I pulled what
 I could apart and started again so I will share the 
Before and after pic's with you 


Before 


After 
Love the drip effect 


I am much happier with the second one 
I have used Products from 

13Arts Ayeeda Mists 
MDF from Fernli Designs and Daisy's Jewels and Crafts 
Flowers and other bits from stash 
Silver gilding Polish and Silver Micro balls 
Powertex 3D Sandballs and
Metallic paints from Finnabair 

Thank you so much for your Visit 
Hugs Sand 




Thursday, 22 February 2018

Playing with Brusho...



Good Afternoon my Crafty Friends 
and Visitors I hope you are all well 
I have been playing with Brusho's to 
Create this Canvas 


Red and Black Brusho
Stencil from Love to craft and create 
Mdf from Fernli Designs
some Finnabair products 

Thanks For calling by 
Hugs Sand xx


Wednesday, 21 February 2018

Heartfelt Creations - Lush Lilac

Good Afternoon Im late sharing 
again today I'm so sorry 
But here is my card Inspiration for Today's 
Heartfelt Creations Wed post 



HCD1-7170 Lush Lilac Die
HCPC-3816 Lush Lilac Cling Stamp Set
HCD1-7172 Sweet Lilac Scroll & Cage Die 
HCDP1-287 Lush Lilac Paper Collection
HCFB1-466 3D Lush Lilac Shaping Mold
HCS1-457-2 Pastel Pearl Stamens Medium
HCD1-7154 Eyelet Circle & Basics Small Die

Other Products: 
Flower Tape, Flower wires, Ribbon, . Die Cutting Machine,  Distress Inks Wilted Voilet  Milled Lavender 


For more tips on creating with the Lush Lilac collection, watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/KDbdzC0MnAI. 

Instructions:
6x6 Easel card begin by taking two 6x6 card and glueing them together to make your base card 
Take Two  of the same topper panels and cut out the centre circle from one of them with you largest circle  from the Eyelet Circle Basic dies Lay this ontop of your card and draw inside the die ,Lay the die back on top of the and run through you Die cutting machine 
Glue a Topper inside your card and on to the Base of your card, Add a piece of acetate over the circle of the card then adhere the topper  Cut out in Lilac card the Bird cage die adhere this to the front of your card adding a bow to the top of your Birdcage and a one of the sentiments 
Stamp the Lush Lilac flowers with Wilted Voilet Distress Ink shade with Milled Lavender Put these through your Embossing Machine in the Lush Lilac Mold , Take you pokey tool from the Flower Deluxe Flower shaping Kit and pearce a small hole in the centre of each flower add one Stamen in each flower  from the Pastel Pearl Stemans Use Flower tape to add these to Flower wires add Make a Lilac shape Head  Glue this to the base of your card with your hot glue gun then add some loose flowers to the birdcage and add another sentiment to the base of the card for a stopper . 

Thanks for calling by
Hugs Sand xx