13/11/2015

It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas

Hello there, have you got that Friday feeling :-)  I've been working away and listening to the radio today. Can you believe there are only 41 shopping days left until Christmas.   We have an 18th (Harry Baby's) and Ols' 23 to fit in before I can get into Christmas mode.  Have got a few pressies stashed away in secret places though.  Lets hope I can remember where when i go to find them lol!!  
We had a real fun workshop at Stoneleigh last weekend.  Ladies, thank you for joining me for a Christmas themed crafty day.  Was lovely to see you and your projects were fabulous.  Here's a few pics. 
 
 Sally even posed for a 'Mrs O' impression as she bought in the tea tray.  

Saturday night I headed over to meet up with Di and Toni, Mr & Mrs Tando Creative who were hosting a weekend Trade event a few miles away with the uber talented Andy Skinner and Michelle Webb.  Andy I hope you managed to find a secret space to escape to on Sunday lol!!!  Was great to meet you, Michelle, and everyone else I got to catch up with too.  Lovely evening and a great event.  Di thanks for asking me over. 
 
We only have 7 sleeps left until the last of my 2015 Graphic 45 Retreats next week at the Holiday Inn, Kenilworth.  I'm getting excited and really looking forward to meeting up with everyone who's coming along. I've spent most of the week designing, measuring, cutting out, writing and filming a new Christmas Carol album, our Saturday/Sunday project and the new on line workshop.  If you fancy making  it the project sheet and on line workshop will be available on my web site from 23rd November.  Loving these Dickens themed papers.  We have two places available due to late cancellations.  If you'd like to come along for a really crafty two or three days, click the link below for more info and bookings. 


Tomorrow I'm back at Scotch Lodge Farm, Northampton for part 2 of our Event Organiser workshop.   I love this project, designed with a file folder on the left, storage space in the middle and a mini organiser on the right (top pic) it's just perfect for so many different events we plan for or want to remember.  There's been a slight delay in getting the Event Organiser onto the web site but it will be available from 23rd November along with the project sheet that goes with it and the lantern kit. 
There's still a couple of weeks left to leave a comment on this months giveaway post if you' d like to be in with a chance to win a lantern kit. Just click the link below and leave a comment.  

Have a great weekend. look forward to catching up again shortly and thanks for calling by :-) C

12 comments:

  1. Fabulous projects! It was great catching up with you in Coventry Clare x

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    1. Morning Jennie, thanks for calling by the blog. Was lovely to catch up with you too. Enjoy the rest of your weekend xx

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  2. As usual yummy, yummy projects. Really looking forward to the new Christmas album. Already have my paper! :) Happy birthday wishes to both Harry and Olie! The gals in the UK are very blessed to have you available to have some workshops. Have a great weekend! Hugs from across the pond! xoxo

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    1. Hi Ruth Ann, thanks for calling by the blog. New Christmas album is half made. Loving working with the papers and hope you enjoy putting your album together :-) Harry s getting excited about his 18th - and Oli's taking him out apparently for his first official drink eeeeekkkkkk!!! Hope alls well with you, have a lovely rest of your weekend and catch up again soon xxx

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  3. Such lovely makes. I'm sure those lucky enough to attend your last workshops before Christmas will have a wonderful time and will love the projects.
    Toni xx

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    1. Hi Toni, thanks for calling by the blog. Everyone seems to be loving the projects. One last one to make with these papers and then onto something new :-) Enjoy the rest of your weekend. x

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  4. Hi Clare
    Loving your projects , you do so inspire me,
    Have a great weekend.
    Elaine H X

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    1. Hi Elaine, thanks for calling by the blog and great to hear you're inspired by my crafty makes. Have a lovely rest of your weekend x

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  5. Hi Clare, Fabulous piccies, fabulous creations, and my favourite A Christmas Carol papers, I love it !!
    Lots of love from Patricia xx

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    1. Morning Patricia, hope I find you well this wet and windy morning. I think we had the tail end of the storm pass by last night, hope it didn't hit you hard in your part of the country. Have a lovely rest of your weekend and speak again soon xx

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  6. I love the box with the drawers... and the beautiful books!

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    1. Hi Noreen, thanks for calling by the blog. Great to hear you like the organiser. Enjoy the rest of your weekend and catch up again soon x

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