The Festive Season is upon us.

You may have noticed I haven't blogged for a month! I have been neglectful but with good reason. I have been working although that is no more (for now). I have also been volunteering at our local food bank. It is a sad state of affairs that in 2018 there are families and single people… Continue reading The Festive Season is upon us.

Masterboard Technique

Next month at Hailsham Stamp Club we are doing Masterboard technique. This is a quick and easy way to make feature backgrounds for several cards in one go.  Take 1 sheet of A4 white cardstock. Then blend any ink or paint  all over it, I used VersaMagic chalk pads in pastel colours. Once you are… Continue reading Masterboard Technique

Decisions, decisions…..

I have spent the last week or so reviewing this new adventure and thinking about how I want to present it and move forward. I have decided that I can't have a blog called Nanny's Craft Room when I don't actually have a dedicated craft room. Like a lot of crafters I craft on my… Continue reading Decisions, decisions…..

Masking technique

This month at Stamp Club we re-visited Masking. This is a useful technique for layering stamped images without them overlapping.   Choose a stamp which is fairly easy to cut out as you will need to do this to make the "mask". I chose a fairly bold flower stamp. Ink and stamp it once onto… Continue reading Masking technique