Saturday, 17 June 2017

Birthday Card

Pattern by Sjaak 

This card was especially created for Mark, Petra's husband.
Threads are Mettler Polysheen 1335, 2101, 3815.
Boarder - Lawn Fawn - Stitched Boarders.
Decoupage by Studio Light - Comic Friends.
"Happy Birthday" by Darkroom Door - Simple Sayings.
Tim Holtz stencil - Splatters
Distress Ink - Fired Brick
Hobbydots have also been added.

I hope that everyone is having a wonderful weekend.
Thank you for coming by and looking at My Craft Cupboard.



Saturday, 10 June 2017

Friendship Card

 Pattern by Sjaak.

My friendship card for the month of June was especially created for Annalie.
Annalie lives in South Africa, her cards always arrive later then everyone else,
although this month she was the first lucky lady in our little club to receive her card.

Beautiful butterfly pattern by Sjaak.
Threads are Mettler Polysheen 0020, 2830, 2910, 5833.
Die by Marianne Design, Anja's Oval, MD0376.
Oval die by Nellie Snellen MFD057.
Flowers were punched with Nellie Snellen FLP027.
Background card by Studio Light.
"Thinking of you" stamp by Darkroom Door.
Distress Ink, Hobbydots, pearls and tape were also added.

I hope that every-one is having a lovely weekend.
It is a glorious day here.
Thank you for coming by and looking at my Craft Cupboard. 





Saturday, 3 June 2017

Birthday Card

Ann's Paper Art a106

This birthday card was created for a John, his birthday was at the beginning
of the year although I forgot to show the card on my blog :(

The pattern is by Ann's Paper Arta106.
Decoupage by Yvonne Design HJ8601.
Rope Die by Marianne Design LR0418.
Hobbydots and Distress ink has also been added.

I hope that everyone is having a wonderful weekend.
Winter is here although we are very lucky and have
a beautiful warm day filled with sunshine.
Thank you for coming by and looking at My Craft Cupboard.

Monday, 29 May 2017

Birthday Card


This card was especially created for a very special friend by the name of Peg.
It is a fabulous new Quick and Easy pattern by Ann's Paper Art a130.
It comes ready to prick with a the beautiful image in the centre.
Threads are Mettler Polysheen  0311, 1352, 2910, 3640, 5833.
Fancy Corner die by Nellie Snellen MFD027.
I also added pearls.

I hope that everyone has a lovely week.
Winter still hasn't arrived as yet, beautiful sunny days around  25 deg :)
Thank you for coming by and looking at My Craft Cupboard.




Thursday, 18 May 2017

Friendship Card

Ann's Paper Art a041

My friendship card for the month of May was created for Frances.
Frances adores cats and has 2  Burmese fur babies of her own,
 I knew that this card would be perfect for her.

I have stitched  a041 which is available from Ann's Paper Art.
Threads are Mettler Polysheen 0853 & 5833.
Die is by Find IT trading by Jeanines Art Garden JAD10003.
Flowers are Sizzix "Tim Holtz" 661806.
Distress ink and gems have also been added.

I hope that everyone is having a wonderful week.
Our weather has turned and it looks like Winter is nearly here.

Thank you for coming by and looking at My Craft Cupboard




Sunday, 14 May 2017

Mother's Day Card

Ann's Paper Art  a131

This card was especially created for my Mother-In-Law.

The pattern is by Ann's Paper Art  a131
Threads are Mettler Polysheen 0605, 2830, 5664.
Decoupage by Marieke's Design.
Dies by Creative Expression -Boarder CED6412, LOVE CED9305.
Butterfly die by Marianne Design CR1355.
Distress ink and hobbydots have also been added.

Thank you for coming by and looking at My Craft Cupboard.






Friday, 12 May 2017

Birthday Card

Ann's Paper Art a609

This card was especially created for our daughters birthday.
The pattern is by Ann's Paper Art  a609.
Threads are Mettler Polysheen 0630, 2830, 5552.
Cutting dies are all by Marianne Design, 
Large Flower LR0406, Dragon Fly LR0461, Hearts CR1323.
"Happy Birthday" Darkroom Stamps, Simple Sayings.
Flower and dragon fly were both coloured with  
Colour Cloud blending inks by Creative Expression.
Background Card by Studio Light.
Micro Pearls and pearls were also added.

Wishing you all a wonderful weekend.
Thank you for coming by and looking at My Craft Cupboard.


Sunday, 30 April 2017

Birthday Card

Sjaak co-2017-015

This card was especially created for Peter.
The pattern is by Sjaak and is available from Ann's Paper Art.
Threads are Mettler Polysheen 0152, 1362, 1725, 4332.
Decoupage by Amy Design "Vintage Vehicles" CD10847.
Background  texture stamp by The Darkroom Door "Harlequin"
Die by Poppy Stamp "Tailored Stitches 1788"
Hobby dots and Happy Birthday stickers have also been added.

I hope that everyone is having a wonderful weekend.
I am catching up on things after our very busy week.
Yesterday I was lucky enough to spend some time in the garden.

Thank you for coming by and looking at My Craft Cupboard.



Monday, 24 April 2017

Friendship Card

Sjaak Van Went 

My friendship card for the month of April was for Jackie.
I have stitched a pattern by Sjaak CO_2016_007 which is available
Threads are Mettler Polysheen 0311, 0453, 2830.
Dies are both by Tim Holtz,  Butterfly 661182, Squiggles 660222.
Stamp is from Darkroom Door  DDRS119- Simple Sayings.
Cosmic Shimmer Gilding Flakes.
Background card by Studio Light.


I hope that everyone had a wonderful crafty weekend, I was busy in the garden.
After all the recent rain things are growing rapidly. 
Enjoy your week.
Thank you for coming by and looking at My Craft Cupboard.



Tuesday, 11 April 2017

Birthday Card

Ann's Paper Art a124

Another beautiful new pattern by Ann's Paper Arta124.
Threads are Mettler Polysheen 0605, 2920, 3151, 5833.
Decoupage by Ann's Paper Art3DCE13016.
Die by Nellie Snellen.

I hope that everyone is having a wonderful week.
Autumn has finally arrived, last night we had a lovely cool 9 deg.
The days are beautiful,  full of sunshine at the moment.
Thank you for coming by and looking at My Craft Cupboard.


Thursday, 30 March 2017

Friendship Card

Ann's Paper Art a655

My friendship card for the month of March was for Lucy.
I have stitched a655 which is available from Ann's Paper Art webshop
Threads are Mettler Polysheen 2830, 2912, 5833.
Cutting dies by Sue Wilson CED6412, CED4306.
Hobbydots and embellishments have also been added.

I hope that everyone is having a lovely week.
Thank you for coming by and looking at My Craft Cupboard.


Tuesday, 21 March 2017

Birthday Card

Ann's Paper Art a126

This card was created especially for our son.
The new pattern is by Ann's Paper Art a126.
I haven't used the complete pattern I only stitched the outer edge.
Threads are Mettler  Polysheen 0853 & 3853.
Dies are Marianne Design - LR0416 & CR1363.
Scribble under the boat is Tim Holtz - Scribble's and Splat.
Tim Holtz SMALL TALK, Hobbydots & Distress ink have also been added.

The front card is the complete pattern

I hope that everyone is having a wonderful week.
Thank you for coming by and looking at My Craft Cupboard.


Saturday, 11 March 2017

Birthday Card

Ann's Paper Art a125

I created this card especially for Lucy as I knew that she would be
 delighted with the colours.
New pattern by Ann's Paper Art the pattern is a125.
The pattern has been combined with the beautiful flowers from 3DCE13009.
Threads are Mettler Polysheen, 2721, 2810, 5888.
Trellis die by Yvonne Creations YCD10015.

I hope that everyone has a wonderful crafty weekend.

Thank you for coming by and looking at My Craft Cupboard.


Saturday, 18 February 2017

Friendship Card


My friendship card for the month of February was for Petra
I decided to stitch a pattern by Sjaak. from the Stitch and Do Cards only, set 13.
Threads are Mettler Polysheen 3045,5822.
Background card by Studio Light.
Tulle bow and pearls have been added.

I hope that everyone is having a wonderful weekend.
Thank you for coming by and looking at My Craft Cupboard.



Tuesday, 14 February 2017

Birthday Cards

I have created 2 cards with the new pattern by Ann's Paper Art 
Hobby Journaal 142.
I have combined the pattern with Ann's Paper Art stitching and cutting die AND003
The pattern fits perfectly in the frame.

 Ann's Paper Art  hj142

Threads are Mettler Polysheen 0824,1332,5833.
Die by Marianne Design  LR0386. Amy Design ADD10032.
Decoupage by Ann's Paper Art 3DCE13010.
Background card from my stash.

Ann's Paper Art hj142

Threads are Mettler Poysheen 0232, 2152, 2250, 6133.
Die by Marianne Design DF3413,
Decoupage by Ann's Paper Art 3DCE13001.
Background paper by Lili of the Valley.


I hope that everyone is having a wonderful week.
It has been extremely hot here again in QLD although today it is
 quite a bit cooler although very windy.
I am looking forward to Autumn.
Enjoy your week.
Thank you for coming by and looking at My Craft Cupboard.





Monday, 16 January 2017

Friendship Card

Sjaak2016-008

My friendship card for the month of January was created for Robyn.
The pattern is by Sjaak 2016-008 and is available from Ann's Paper Art webshop.
The recipe is as follows
Threads are 0853, 13002.
Decoupage by Marianne Design.
Dies by Sue Wilson CED7105 & CED6412.
Cosmic Shimmer Gilding Flakes, Autumn Leaves.
Stamp by Whimsy Stamps.

I bought the Cosmic Shimmer Gilding Flakes quite a while ago and was a little
 apprehensive about using them, to my surprise they were very easy.
 A beautiful background within minutes.

It was quite a hot weekend here in QLD thankfully today is a bit cooler.
I do hope that everyone has a wonderful week.

Thank you for coming by and looking at My Craft Cupboard.



Friday, 6 January 2017

New pattern a122

Ann's Paper Art a122

Happy New Year, I hope that 2017 is a very crafty year for you all.

A new pattern by Ann's Paper Art a122 to start the year off.
Threads are Mettler Polysheen 1301, 2732, 2810, 5833.
Decoupage by Ann's Paper Art "Enchanted Garden" CE13011.
Hobbydots and stickers have also been added.

At the moment it is very damp here on the Sunshine Coast.
I am sure that Summer will return shortly.
Wishing you all a very crafty week.

Thank you for coming by and looking at My Craft Cupboard.