Welcome Baby! Beautiful handmade cards, including special personalised designs featuring baby’s name. Special offer until the end of the month! Continue reading Welcome Baby!
This year’s Mother’s day in the UK falls quite early in March, on the 11th. No sooner have we caught our breath after a busy Valentine’s day, we’re right back at it making cards for the next big one! My design process is quite basic really. I sit down with a fresh cuppa, a couple of blank pages, and quite often a Biro rather than … Continue reading Mother’s Day
It’s been a busy start to the year, creating new designs, and making cards Continue reading I’ve been busy creating!
The festive prep really has started over here, and the orders have started to arrive. I do love an organised shopper! I’m card making at every available moment, booking onto fairs, and advertising wreath workshops! All good fun! Recently, myself, Sarah’s Snuggles, and Pip & Joy, two other wonderful handmade businesses, joined together to support and promote small business and handmade products. Together we are … Continue reading Christmas is coming…
The postman strolls up the drive and pops a few letters through your door. You scoop them up and have a riffle through what’s come. Oh! A grin spreads across your face and your heart quickens a little – there’s an envelope here that looks like Aunty Sarah’s writing! You rip the seal open and pull out a beautiful handmade card. You gasp again, How wonderful! This is … Continue reading The right sort of impact
This year has just charged by. I’m really not sure where it has gone, but Christmas is upon us once more. Oh the excitement! There’s still time to purchase from our Etsy store, be it a punny shopping bag, fun felt brooch, or some hand made greetings cards. Don’t leave it too late though! Our last shipping dates for Christmas delivery are as follows: UK … Continue reading Last Posting Dates
You know me, I like getting creative and trying my hand at a new craft. And I’m not afraid to get my hands dirty… So pottery seemed a perfect activity for a Thursday night! Aliya hosted the social evening at her workshop – Clay Kiln Craft on Church Road, Crystal Palace. We had great fun each making a coil pot. She’s a great teacher, giving clear instruction and … Continue reading A great creative evening
Here in Crystal Palace, we have an exciting new venture in our midst. Occupying what used to be The Paxton Arms pub, The Paxton Centre is the creative ambition of Beth Mander. Here’s what she says about the project, from their Facebook page: “The Paxton Centre is a collective creative meeting space in Crystal Palace. We offer a place for artists, designers and makers to … Continue reading The Paxton Centre
Hello, this is just a heads up that we will be hosting a market night over at Beck’s Creative on Thursday 27th October. Pop over to our Facebook page to like the page if you haven’t already, so you’ll see when the event goes live. You’ll be able to see the products on offer before Thursday, but will only be able to purchase when we’ve … Continue reading Autumn Market Night
This week, in that glorious sunshine we had, I spent a few hours ‘idea gathering’. I call it that, but really it was a blissful doodling session while sitting on the back step, trying to persuade my legs to tan… The next step is to take this mish-mash of scribblings and develop them into card designs for all sorts of occasions. Which are your favourite doodlings? … Continue reading Doodle Development