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Everthings Blooming....!

Hi Everyone, I hope you've had a good week.  I don't know about you but I'm definitely ready for the weekend and some time out in the garden.  Today's share is my new Large Event Album and Case altered in the papers from the Bloom collection by Graphic 45.  Dimensions:  Case: D: 11" W: 9" H" 4" Album: D: 9 7/8" W: 8" H: 3 1/4"   The papers are dreamy, full of summer colours including the new wine berry tone - which I absolutely love, and of course packed with stunning blooms to fussy cut out.  The base for the project (the fold out case and album cover set) comes as a flat packed MDF kit with assembly guide (digital download), This gives a sturdy structure for all the work that goes into transforming the blank into a beautiful keepsake. We've incorporated recesses for magnets and ribbons into the case to allow for a flush magnetic closure and ribbon tie to be added and included two spine options for the album depending on the orien…
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New Workshop Dates...........

Morning everyone, I hope you enjoyed the Bank Holiday weekend if you're reading this in the UK and enjoyed all the inspirational shares across social media to celebrate International Scrapbooking Day.  Here's mine, a 12 x 12 3D violin and montage of elements taken from the Love Notes collection by Graphic 45.   Huge thanks to all the ladies who joined me for a fabulous weekend of crafting at the Holiday Inn, Kenilworth.  We had the best time and lots of laughs creating wonderful projects with the Love Notes, Bloom and Kaleidoscope collections.  I'll be sharing more info from the event along with some pics later in the week.   If you love my style of crafting and would like to join me for a fun day, or a weekend of crafting new one day workshop dates and two weekend retreat dates are now up on the website. You'll receive a full kit to make your project, take away one of my unique designs, learn lots of tips and techniques along the way and have a great time enjoying yo…

Colour my World..........

Hi everyone, I hope you've having a creative week.  With all the preparations for this weekends craft retreathere in the Heart of England done with two days to spare, I've had a little time to get creative myself with the Kaleidoscope collection from Graphic 45.  The paper pads are full of fabulous inspirational phrases and, as the title describes packed full of a kaleidoscope of colour.  I absolutely love it.  A truly trendy collection perfect for the modern crafter. If you haven't seen the collection yet click here to take a peek. For more info and pics of this cute little project click here to hop over to our new blog.
Have a fun rest of the week, thanks for calling by and tat ta 'till the next time :-) C  www.mycreativespirit.co.uk

Creating Vintage Wall Art.......

Hi Everyone,  I hope you're having a great day.  I'm sharing a great way to turn left over papers into wall art using our 12 1/4" Box Frame over on our new blog today.  To find out more click here and head over to our new home.  Have a great day and thanks for calling by:-) C www.mycreativespirit.co.uk 

Visit the Victorian world of steampunk..........

Hi everyone, I hope you're having an enjoyable week.  The scissors have been snipping away in the craft room this week creating a new steampunk themed Wide Folio Album.  Altered in papers from the Voyages Fantastiques collection by Stamperia this four page album is packed full of all things mechanical in true steampunk style.  This eclectic collection combines a subtle colour pallette with stunning steampunk imagery and background papers, and makes a perfect choice for projects with a more masculine feel. 
I you're a lover of all things steampunk you can find more info on this album, featured products including the paper pad and kits over on my new blog by clicking here: 
Enjoy your week and thanks for calling by :-) C www.mycreativespirit.co.uk

New In- Alice Wide Folio Album

Hi everyone,


I think I mentioned in my last post I've been working away here on some new crafty makes and am really excited to be launching and sharing them with you today.  We're launching a new range of basic album kits, perfect if you love the creative process of making albums but just want a bare base to create your own freestyle pages on using your own papers and supplies.  The first in this new range is the Wide Folio Album.  This new look album has a wide spine, four folding pages that have magnetic closures and a new page style that allows the pages to lay flat as you turn them.  The album measures H: 8 1/4" W" 6 3/4" D: 2" - a perfect size for 8 x 8 papers. 
We have a PDF Tutorial on how to make the basic album using your own supplies, which includes the dimensions needed to cut your own album covers and a Basic Kit option that includes the full PDF Tutorial, pre cut MDF album cover and spine set, black card,  magnets, round tabs and a 5m roll of our …