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Pop up Card

Pop up Card

I played along with week 28's challenge at PaperPlay this week, as I needed a card to send with a parcel this weekend. The challenge, set by Kate, was to get some dimension into your project. Mamaiw 's gorgeous pop up card, as seen on this tutorial was...

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Bath time

Bath time

Bath time was one of the most enjoyable times of the day for both us parents and the children, when my older two were babies. They loved getting into that bath and splashing, swimming, pouring, drinking and generally having a whale of a time before the...

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Antwerp Zoo, part II

Antwerp Zoo, part II

So I know this photo was taken at the zoo, even if nobody else does . Here's the second page of our visit to Antwerp Zoo all those years ago. No 1 son wasn't too sure whether he felt brave enough to tackle the playground jungle or not. In the end he played...

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Monkey Antics

Monkey Antics

One hot, hot, hot Sunday in July 1998 we went to Antwerp for the morning market. It was so hot and busy that we changed our minds once there, and visited the zoo instead. I think Marc and myself enjoyed it more than the kids, who just wanted to stay cool....

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Scraplift!

Scraplift!

I discovered a great forum this weekend, Scrap etc filled with lovely friendly members, and lots and lots of great challenges: card making, scrapbooking, scraplifts, sketches ... a mine of wonderful ideas and inspiration. I immediately made myself at...

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Our Very Own Little Miss Sunshine

Our Very Own Little Miss Sunshine

Ever since she was little, my eldest has been a smiley, fun-loving girl. Her granny sent her a Little Miss Sunshine sweatshirt, which seemed very apt. Cosy as it was, and in her favourite colour blue, it was an immediate success. So much so that I had...

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Fashion Victim

Fashion Victim

I've managed to hit two challenges with this layout, and I used the papers I won on the PaperPlay challenge to create the page. First, PaperPlay's Challenge - Week 25 is all about fashion. We had carte-blanche to create whatever took our fancy, so long...

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Flower Girl

Flower Girl

This week PaperPlay 's "Paper Roses" Challenge (Week 24) is to create a page using flowers - flowers which you have made yourself. I've just about made my page in time to enter it in the challenge. I stitched the border flowers by hand, and made the 'lollipop'...

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The Sky's the Limit

The Sky's the Limit

Here's a 'Clean and Simple' style layout of my eldest son which I put together today. I based the layout on Pencil Lines Sketch # 73 : I'm quite happy with the result, though I did add some extra bits on the background, and I didn't respect the placement...

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Mini Album

Mini Album

I've wanted to try my hand at making a mini for ages now. Finally got around to it this weekend. Scallopped chipboard mini album support from Toga. All papers Basic Grey 'Wisteria' and Rico Design, Basic grey rub ons (Wisteria), Prima flowers, flowers...

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