26/04/2015

a crafty weekend at Sirstampalot


I'm just home after two fabulously crafty days at Sirstampalot, Peterborough with Janice, Andy and lots of lovely ladies and gents.  Thank you so much everyone for coming along to our demo day yesterday.  We had quite a crowd and lots of fun.  I hope everyone left feeling inspired to cut into their papers and not stash them away to be stroked :-) 
Today we constructed tag boxes and altered a few of the large tags to go inside them using papers from the Time to Flourish collection by Graphic 45.  Here's some pictures of them all.  I love them ladies :-) 
  
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I'm going to pour myself a drink and settle down to watch the last episode of Poldark, so ttfn, enjoy the rest of your Sunday and look onward to catching up again over the next few days :-) 

18 comments:

  1. Fabulous boxes, me thinks I will have to have a kit and make one. Ideal space to store my tags.

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    1. Hi Jane, thnaks for calling by the old blog. Depending on what you add to your tags you can get quite a few in the box. xx speak soon :-) C

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  2. Loved all the photos Clare, lots of pretty ones.
    Thanks for sharing.
    Judy in Arizona

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    1. Hi Judy, thanks for calling by. I should be snipping paper and not fiddling on the pc but needed to send replies to all who've called by this week. Hugs to you from little old England xx

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  3. Morning Clare, Fabulous, fabulous piccies of these gorgeous creations, and the ladies full of concentration and then emerging with their 'works of Art', stunning samples too.
    I recorded the last episode of Poldark, but I'm not wanting to watch it because it is the 'last' one for a year, and reputed to be really upsetting, I have really enjoyed watching these and I was overjoyed to see that they are doing a second series.
    Lots of love from Patricia xx

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    1. Hi Patricia. lovely to hear form you and hope your eyes are much improved. I thought the episode was done really well and managed to get right to the end without too many tears but know It would definitely tug at your heartstrings if you watched it. I've really enjoyed reliving what I remember watching with mum in the 70's and was really pleased to hear they'll be another series. Take care and look forward to catching up again soon xx

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  4. Morning Clare, Fabulous, fabulous piccies of these gorgeous creations, and the ladies full of concentration and then emerging with their 'works of Art', stunning samples too.
    I recorded the last episode of Poldark, but I'm not wanting to watch it because it is the 'last' one for a year, and reputed to be really upsetting, I have really enjoyed watching these and I was overjoyed to see that they are doing a second series.
    Lots of love from Patricia xx

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  5. o these are gorgeous again Clare, what fab boxes and stunning photo on top with all those projects.

    Gr Karin

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    1. Hi Karin, thanks for calling by the blog. Hope alls well with you over the channel and you've been enjoying some warmer weather :-) C

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  6. These projects are so pretty...can't pick a favorite. Everyone did such nice work. Thanks for sharing your photos!

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    1. Hi Martie, thanks for calling by the blog. It was a fun day. I helped out with some fussy cutting while the ladies designed the look of their boxes. Happy crafting :-) C

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  7. Fabulous. Really wish you were closer to the N East would gladly attend your workshops xx

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    1. Hi there, thanks for calling by the blog. I'll have to look at venues in the NE. Where do you think would be the best town to pick. It would be great to come up xx C

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  8. Really lovely,I agree with home bird it would be lovely to see you up north,north yorks would be great,hugs Georgina x

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    1. Hi Georgina, thanks for calling by the blog. I"m trying to sort a date or two out in Rotherham, just off the motorway around the oodles of weddings they've got booked this year. . Will post details of the dates once they re finalised. :-)

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  9. Looks like great fun was had by all Clare - the projects are fab! Love all the different variations. Hugs Helen x

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    1. Hi Helen, thanks for calling by. I've got my fingers crossed for you for Thursday. xx

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  10. I agree with 'Homebird', it would be great if you could come up to the NE to do a weekender or workshop . I did attend one of yours held in Stockton !!! a couple of years ago and really enjoyed it when you showed us how to make a small album, but it was my very first attempt at one and would love to try some of your other more complicated projects . I do follow your blog and videos but it's not the same as having you there in person. Thanks for sharing your photos with us. Hugs Pauline A xx

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