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Tuesday, 16 June 2015

Making Tulips

 I haven't had much time for crafting obviously, so I am sharing with you one of the projects I made for the Fiskarettes Facebook page - I know not everyone goes to FB, so here it is...

I made the flowers by punching circles, then scored them, inked and folded over...

and the base of the flower was made by punching a scallop circle, I inked it in the same green as the flourish stamp (which is a really old stamp by ???)
Then cut off about two or three scallops to form a stamen, The sentiment stamp is by Inkadinkadoo 

A few of you have asked how the house move is going - it was going swimmingly, then just as contracts were on the point of being exchanged, along came one of those stressful hiccups that seem inevitable with house moves in this country - you are so dependent on other people selling their houses in the chain, getting a mortgage etc, that if they fall at a hurdle, so do you. So at the moment, we are well and truly snookered, hoping that in the end all will be well. So in the meantime, the stuff in the crafty cupboard is staying firmly on the desk instead of in boxes, and I shall carry on as normal - a bit blue, but it will all be okay in the end......

See you tomorrow x


  1. Oh bummer...sorry to hear that about the house....but one great thing is you have some crafty goodies to keep your hands and mind busy .....things will work...

  2. Lovely project Enfys.
    Sorry to hear about the hitch with the house move but I'm sure things will get sorted.
    Toni xx

  3. Love this card Enfys, really love how you made the tulips.
    Such a shame about your move xx

  4. Such an easy flower to make Enfys, thanks for that. Makes a gorgeous card and love the sentiment. Sorry to hear about the hiccup with the house sale, as you say happens more times than not but hopefully it will all come together soon.

  5. Good morning and thank you for sharing the beautiful card. I'm so sorry to hear you've hit a snag on your move, I'm sure things will work themselves out. Hang in there!

  6. My original comment seems to be lost because of a Google logon problem, so here goes again.

    I really love this card. It's so unique and lovely and the flowers are so pretty. Well done.
    Sorry about the hiccup in your move and hope all is sorted out quickly.
    Also loved the vacation photos.

  7. Sad. But as you say it will all come out in the end. Pretty card. Hugs, Jess

  8. Love love love this card Enfys. So simple, and so lovely. Sorry about the house hiccups, we have them here too. But keep positive thoughts ... your home will be sold, and you will be in your new home before you know it. Till then ... craft on!


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Enfys x