Wow, how fast do things change in these strange times. We are in week 14 of Lockdown and things are starting to get back to "normal". Shopping is less stressful as more shops start to open and it has been nice to see more people. I am just waiting now until I can get my… Continue reading Lockdown 2020 update
So we are currently in lockdown here in the UK due to the Corona virus/COVID19. What better time to get some stamping done. I have been thinking for a while of starting a YouTube channel or at least recording my creations in a more streamlined way. So today I thought I'd share what I plan… Continue reading Where it all began
I have been busy with various work commitments so have neglected my dear blog but the good news is I have been crafting. I love clean and simple designs. The current trend of covering everything with layers and layers of paint or ink stresses me out. Give me white space any day. These cards are… Continue reading Back to basics, clean and simple
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.
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
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…..
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