Saturday, 22 December 2012

Wishing you all a very happy Christmas


At last, I have finished and posted my Christmas cards. And I can show you the ones I made,The past month has been a whirlwind for me, Hence not having the time to blog.. I long for the time to look at your stunning new cards. and hopefully in the new year I will find the time! Mean while I would like to wish you all a very Happy Christmas and a Happy New year!
LOTV stamp
cuttlebug embossing folder
Papers .... my Stash
Lace.... Boyes
Gems... Hobby house
Greeting stamp ....Little Claire Designs

Thank you for stopping by!

Tuesday, 2 October 2012

lotv Present Trio

I Adore Lotv Stamps I know this one will be used again and again The first card I made for a friends birthday, and I have used the stamp again for a Thinking of you card, for a dear customer that is going through a bad time.

Stamp ...lotv
Papers.....Me to you. Spring Chic
Ribbon ...Boyes haberdashery.
Colouring medium... promarkers...

Thank you for stopping by !
I am entering this card in

Fizzy Moon

Evening to my dear followers.It has been a while but i eventually I found the time to post a few cards.
 I recently made this card for my Fathers Birthday.

 Stamp... Fizzy Moon
Papers... Paintbox poppets c.d
Dies .....Xcut and cheery Lyn
Ribbon ....Meiflower..

Thank you for popping by

Friday, 21 September 2012

Sarah Kay

I loved using this Sarah Kay stamp . It is such a cutie,  this card was made for an anniversary  ....
Papers from...create and craft ,Die....Spellbinders
Flowers M.B crafts...stitching ...sewing machine
I am entering this card into ...............

Paintbox poppets decoupage

Hi, I am back.. it has been a while. I have been active with my card making but I have not had the time to blog. I have missed looking at all your lovely blogs. And I promise to pop by soon ! My uncle has just turned 80 and I knew he would love this image from the paintbox poppets c.d. Which had been decoupaged . The papers are from the c.d also. Pearls...Hobby House
 Die....cherry Lynn Leaf.
I am entering this card ..
Thank you for popping by

Tuesday, 14 August 2012


Time Flies!! My youngest Son has turned 30, where does the time go. As soon as I saw this image from KennyK I knew it would be ideal.
The papers ---my stash.
The bunting---freehand,
Stars Die---Sissix
faux stitching
buttons ---stash
Thank you for stopping by! please come back soon

Tuesday, 24 July 2012

emma walkies lotv

As I post this the temperature in my crafting room is 27centigrade.I am melting :)
I adore Lilly of the valley stamps! I decided to use this stamp for a special friends birthday!The papers are from a gorgeous paper pad from papermania by lucy cromwell. I used promarkers to colour the stamp and she has been decoupaged.
The swirl Die is from cheery Lyn
The scalloped die from X cut
Lace and ribbon from my stash
Flowers from MB crafts ..sentiments made by me
I am entering this card in the following
My card has won the Daily talent spot

Wee Stamp

Hi Welcome back , I feel I have been away for quite a while.I hope you all well and have been enjoying the long awaited sun here in England? I recently purchased papercraft essentials magazine with free wee stamps. They are so sweet...
For this card I have used papers from fancypants designs and hello luscious from Basic Grey .
I have used promarkers to colour and I decoupaged the image.
Flowers and pearls from Hobby House
Marianne leaf die.
Diamond Stickes glue around the edges
I am entering this card in the following

Monday, 18 June 2012

lady with wine

Welcome back I do hope you are all well?
I have just finished this card for my sister
I have used a wild rose stamp called lady with wine
I have coloured her with promarkers and decoupaged
to add a little sparkle I added gems.
The papers are from niwits from my stash.
Flowers from wild orchid
leafs created with die from creatables
 using handmade paper
Blue lace from my stash.
 I would welcome your comments
Thank you for stopping by please come back soon  

Monday, 11 June 2012

Liebster Award

Thank you to Carole for my Liebster award You are so kind to think of me. Im order to accept this award I must leave a comment to 5 blogs that have 200 followers or less . Whom I feel deserve  to be notice.

Friday, 1 June 2012

Fizzy Moon

Hello dear  Bloggers,  I hope you are all well. I needed to make a male card. And I loved using my new fizzy Moon Stamps and thought  this one called Celebrations  is ideal for many occasions. I Have used promarkers to colour him in. The papers and straw are from my stash.candy from craftwork cards. Thank you for stopping by.I am entering this card in the sketch and stash challenge 88 

Thursday, 24 May 2012

Baby Girl

Isn't the weather been gorgeous for the past few days?While i was making Baby cards I made a Selection . I thought you perhaps would like to see this one too. Forever Friends Stamps coloured with promarker  Papers from me to you.
 Flowers from wild orchard.
 Doily from hobby House.Charm from crafts u love. Thank you for popping by, please come back soon!

My blog candy prize

At last I have used my blog candy I had won from Marianne.she is called Daisy. I have coloured her with promarkers. ...Papers from Nitwit . Blue Lace from Boyes...Flowers from my stash.I do hope you like her ? Thank you for stopping by.

Thursday, 10 May 2012

Forever Friends

I have made  this card for my niece whom has just given birth to a beautiful baby boy they have named him Harley. I have used a stamp from the Forever Friends New Arrival Pack once again.     The charm ... crafts u Love, Papers ... from my Stash, Ribbon ... Grimsby crafts.Thank you for popping by Please stop by again soon ! Julie x

Wednesday, 2 May 2012

New arrival from Forever Friends

           Hi, Welcome back
 At last the weather is looking  better.  We are expecting two arrivals in the family so I could not resist these new stamps from Forever Friends they are called New Arrival!!!
I have coloured with- promarkers . the papers are from- me to you . The doilys and flower are from Hobby House. The cute little charm - crafts u love. The Rosette inspired by Anna Griffin.  Thank you for stopping by. See you again soon Hugs Julie x
I am entering this in the... Forever Friends fortnight challenge

Wednesday, 25 April 2012

Lili of the valley... boy with plane

What miserable weather we are having here!
A perfect pick me up is to craft :)
This card was made using a Lili of the valley stamp . I have coloured him with promarkers and I have 3d my image. The papers are from me to you . I finished the card with faux stitching and candy from craftwork which I coloured with promarkers.
Thank you for popping by and please come back soon!

I have entered this card in the challenge at my mums craft shop 

Wednesday, 28 March 2012

digistamp boutique josh the pirate

My Grandson loves pirates and for his birthday I have used Josh a digi image from digistamp boutique.I have used promarkers and decoupaged him  . The papers  are from my latest cd from crafters companion called Paintbox poppets. There is some lovely designs on there. Which will be really handy! I have finished off the card with card candy and I lightly embossed around the matted digi image.
 I hope you like !
Thank you for stopping by.
I am entering this in the March competition on the Digistamp Boutique blog.

Wednesday, 21 March 2012

Sweet Tilda

Two post in one Evening I am doing well!!
I loved colouring Tilda in with promarkers ..I have used papers as before from Dovecraft ...the flowers are from wild orchid ...And the die I used from Nellie's.... the edge of the card has been finished off with star dust glitter glue.
Thank you for stopping by!

Strawberry Kisses

Hi to my lovely followers .
  For this card I have used a cute stamp from crafters companion called strawberry kisses... I have coloured her with promarkers ... The papers are from Dovecraft.  Which have been matted onto lilac card.... and around the edgers I have used stardust glitter glue.... .Finally I finished off with embellishments .... Pearls from Hobby house.....Flowers from wild orchid crafts..... Silk ribbon from Boyes... Thank you for popping by

Monday, 12 March 2012

Bella from Wild Rose Studio

 I love the new stamps from wild rose studio called Bella's birthday. I have used promarkers to colour her . The lilac paper is from Dovecraft. The pink one is from my stash . I finished off with pearls and a pink ribbon (which looks white on the card) and faux stitching. Thank you for stopping by!

Wednesday, 29 February 2012

golf Alf Digi image

I love this digi image from
 DigiStamp Boutique.
I am sure he will get used a lot! I have coloured him with promarkers. He has been decoupaged and paper pieced,  The papers are from my stash. I have used a die from sizzix for the stars. I finally finished off the card with card candi from craftwork cards

Sunday, 12 February 2012

Sarah Kay

Good Evening to my followers I would like to share this card with you. I have used from my stash Sarah Kay decoupage . The papers are as I have used before are  from k and company designed by Brenda Walton . Flowers are from wild orchid . To add a little sparkle. I edged the papers with glitter glue . and finished with a twist of straw along the bottom of my easel card. I do hope you like it, Thank you for stopping by.

Wednesday, 8 February 2012

wow I have won some blog candy

De winnaar van blog candy #26 is geworden
The winner of blog candy #26 is

#233 Julie van/of Cards by Emay

I feel so honored I have just won some blog candy from
Thank you !!!
  I cannot wait to use her she looks so cute

Tuesday, 31 January 2012

caron vinson decoupage

I found this gorgeous fairy in my stash she is designed by Caron Vinson from jalekro, ( papers from Grimsby crafts)  I have made additional stars  from card and finished with gold glitter glue. I hope you like it ? Thank you for looking.

Monday, 30 January 2012

gruffies decoupaged

I love using gruffies decoupage they are so cute, I have used background   papers from the new strawberry and kisses CD from crafters companion. The flowers  from (Hobby House) were colored with promarkers. The chain link of stars was purchased from Boyes. And I finally finished with faux stitching. 
Thank you for stopping by.

Friday, 13 January 2012

Happy New Year

Wishing all my friends and followers A Happy new Year. And thank you for all your support in the last year! I do appreciate all your lovely comments

I love the new lacy die from Marianne, and decided to use it  with decoupage from reddy, to make this easel, anniversary card.The card blanks are from craftwork cards. The papers I have used, are from a book of designer papers from Brenda Walton ( k and company). My version of a love knot is  placed at he bottom of the card .