Peace at Christmas

I have another festive home decor project for you today, using some of the beautiful resin shapes and texture products from Artful Days. Combined with some simple MDF and super shimmery metallic paints, these make a wonderful decoration that will be treasured for years to…

Christmas Door for Artful Days

It’s my turn to share a project for Artful Days again tonight, and this one has a festive feel to it. I love this detailed resin deer head, and wanted to create some Christmas home decor with it: Hop over to the Artful Days blog…

Shabby Chic Wall Hanging

Tonight I am sharing another project for Artful Days. I have used some more of the wonderful contents of their September Goodie Box to create this pretty shabby chic wall hanging . Hop over to the Artful Days blog for more pictures and a walkthrough…

Country Kitchen Decor

I was fascinated to learn about the long history of pressed metalware in the Rhode Island area and that sparked the idea to create something in the style of traditional American folk art. When I was sent my selection of Frank Morrow Company decorative metal items…

Upcycled Vase using DecoArt Paints

I recently picked up this vase from a local project that sells second hand and scrap products that would otherwise go to landfill. I was attracted by the shape and thought it wuld be perfect for a makeover with some DecoArt paints. I gave the…

Upcycled Brush Storage with DecoArt

The lovely people at DecoArt sent me some products to try, and amongst them was some really cool Americana Chalkboard Paint. I decided to give an old mug a face-lift and create a fun holder for my paintbrushes. Here’s my mug (it’s quite large…and bright!) I gave…

Visible Image Stamps – Ripple Effect Canvas

Welcome back to today’s Thrilling Thursday post for Visible Image stamps. Today I am sharing the project I created for the January issue of Craft Stamper magazine – a gorgeous canvas! I used a 12 inch square black canvas – if you can’t get a…

Visible Image Stamps – Geometric Coasters

Welcome back to another Thrilling Thursday with me and my Visible Image stamps!! Today I have upcycled a charity shop buy with some of the on trend Visometry stamps, to create a funky piece of home decor: The coaster set started off as a pretty…

Visible Image Stamps – Dare To Be Different

Welcome back to another Thrilling Thursday inspiration post for Visible Image Stamps. I know many of you watched the show on Create and Craft at the weekend and enjoyed seeing the demos and wonderful samples from the team. If you were eagle eyed you may…

Hillary’s Craft Competition – Having Sew Much Fun!

Last year I took part in the Craft Competition organised by Hillary’s Blinds, and so when I received an invite to take part in this year’s I jumped at the chance! (Click on the banner to be taken to the site):   The lovely people…