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Lets Get Journaling ..........

Evening everyone, how's your week been?  Good I hope. Mine's been busy doing everything but crafting, but my little sis, who say's she's definitely not a crafter has been having a real inky stampy week, setting up her aid to loosing weight using Dyan Reaveley's Dyalog System.  So over to you Annie ................  This is definitely work in progress but here's where I've got to so far:  Step 1 - I created a calendar at the front of the book.  Split into two half years it's there for reference.  I love the Small Holes stencil and used Distress Oxides to give the rainbow effect across the pages. 
Step 2 - A girl needs an index! I used a stamp for the large scripty words and the boxes and then added hand drawn elements that represented each section of the book to create the key.  Step 3 - I've used the toadstool stamps from the Garden Leaves stamp and stencil set on pages I'll be recording challenges and solutions.   Mmmm, I love a 'shroom.  They …

August 2018 Giveaway

Hi Everyone, hope you're enjoying your weekend.  With crafting for Christmas all around us  thought it would great to have a festive themed giveaway this month.  Altered in papers from the Winter Wonderland collection by Graphic 45 this fun little mini album and coordinated case is perfect to hold those festive pics we all like to take and keep.  Included in the kit Black Card Deep Mini Window Box  Mini Album Cover Set  Hand Rolled spool of my Black Construction Tape  Selection of 6 x 6 Patterns and Solids  How to Make the Mini Album Video 
Here's a few more pics to give you ideas for decorating the case and album To be in with a chance to win this fab bundle leave your comment on this blog post before midnight on 31st August (BST) 2018.  Our winner will be announced here on the blog on 1st September.  Good luck. www.mycreativespirit.co.uk Have a fun day what ever you're up to, thanks for calling by and catch up again soon :-) C

September - Kit of the Month

Morning everyone, I'm really excited to be sharing our latest Kit of the Month with you today.  New for September this little Flip Flap album and its co ordinating case has been altered in papers from the Blue Stars collection by Stamperia.  There's a subtle festive feel to the papers and gorgeous whimsical fairies and cut outs adorn the pages. The kit comes with printed instructions and all the elements needed to make up the box, album covers and decorate the pages.  Here's a few more pics of the project.   Take a peek at the full project in the video below:  For more info on what's included in the kit, delivery T  C's and to place your pre-order for this limited stock kit follow the link below:  September Kit of the Month 
Thanks for calling by, have a fun filled day and look forward to catching up again wiht our August Giveaway on 4th :-) C

July Giveaway Winner

Morning everyone, I'm back from my staycation, feel refreshed and inspired and ready to get back into the craft room, which, amazingly is 1 today WHOP WHOP. :-)  Thank you if you left a comment on our July Giveaway post.  As always I loved reading them.  Random.org has chosen comment No 16 as our lucky winner this month , left by Karen on 5th July. 
Huge congrats Karen.  Please e mail your address over to me at mycreativespirituk@gmail.com and I'll arrange for your goodies to be shipped out to you.   Our Giveaway this month will be up on the blog on 4th August.
Todays project - inspired by my sisters love of the Guinness Toucan I thought these fun toucans in the Avery Elle stamp set would make a great Birthday card for her.  The mood of the card is really apt for the tropical weather we've been having here in the UK too.
To make - take a 6 3/4" x 4 3/4" white card panel, and using an ink of your choice create stripes with the Altenew Watercolour Stripes stencil.  I us…