Category: Process of making

Humming Bird canvas – By Karen Clare

Humming Bird canvas – By Karen Clare MATERIALS/ITEMS LIST –  Materials  Box canvas Masking tape Samantha K Humming bird kit Brusho colours Water spritzer Paint brush Heat tool   I received great feedback for this piece and hope you enjoy the inspiration using the fab Humming bird kit which is so cute and easy to […]

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Toadstool Tag – By Lizzie Dzadiek

Toadstool Tag – By Lizzie Dzadiek MATERIALS/ITEMS LIST –  Samantha K Large mdf tag Samantha K woodland nature stamp set and Woodland nature etched MDF pieces Deco art white gesso Pentel super gold paint marker Faber-Castell pitt artist pens, cinnamon and sepia Royal and langnickel gold acrylic paint Coconut fibre Wood patterend cardstock  Uniball signo […]

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Alchemy Lock Box – By Sally Roe

Alchemy Lock Box – By Sally Roe Materials used –  Samantha K mdf Lock Box Samantha K mdf word Alchemy Black Gesso Stamperia Alchemy card / paper pad Tim Holtz Distress inks : Walnut Stain & Vintage Photo Heavy Body Gel Imagination Crafts Artsy stones : Large & Small A mix of Metal Embellishments Deck […]

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Workshop – Feb 16th 2019

Well what a wonderful first workshop 😍😍   It was an absolutely lovely group of ladies and some fabulous creations were made.   Although we were all working on the same thing, the finished projects were all so very different ❤️   Thank you to the fabulous Denyse You are an amazing tutor 😘 And […]

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Steampunk Heart Canvas – By Lynda Hall

Steampunk Heart Canvas – By Lynda Hall MATERIALS/ITEMS LIST –  Samantha K Cog Heart Samantha K Cogs Rust It Patina Luscious powders Waxes Black and White Gesso 12×12 Canvas Acrylic paint sprays – Lidl Paynes Grey DecoArt  paint and  Ultramarine Blue Sweet Poppy grid stencil I absolutely love cogs and all things steampunk so when […]

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Bright Bottle Rack Tutorial – By Emma Blake

Bright Bottle Rack Tutorial – By Emma Blake MATERIALS/ITEMS LIST –  Samantha K Bottle Rack Cardboard (the kind from scrap boxes) Spray Paints Studio light stamps Ink and distress ink Glue Gel Good morning, its my turn on the blog today and thought I would tell you how I decorated the super popular bottle storage.  […]

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Triple embossed MDF butterfly – By Denyse Coughlan

Triple embossed MDF butterfly – By Denyse Coughlan MATERIALS/ITEMS LIST –  Samantha K 3D Butterfly Set Perfect Medium Embossing powders Carabelle studio stamp  Black Versafine ink Wire and Bead When I saw this beautiful MDF butterfly I knew I wanted to triple emboss it.  I used masking tape to mask off the two tabs that push […]

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Unicorn Frame – By Julie Wilson

Unicorn Frame – By Julie Wilson MATERIALS/ITEMS LIST –  Samantha K Mandala Set Samantha K Pegasus Set Picture Frame Samantha K MDF Wings Black and White Gesso Art Alchemy Wax in White Gold and Mystic Turquoise gold glitter   This is such an quick project to make and Sam makes it really easy because of […]

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Elegant Heart – By Mags Woodcock

Elegant Heart – By Mags Woodcock MATERIALS/ITEMS LIST –  MDF Heart from Sam K Gifts Alphabet letters from Sam K Posca Pen(white) or Uniball Signo pen (white) Self adhesive pearl gems Burlap/linen flowers (The Works)   Hello, Mags here ,today I am sharing a project I created for Sam’s most recent Hochanda show. I love […]

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Cool Packaging

Cool Packaging The fancy font words are beautiful and delicate. To ensure they are safe on their journeys they are popped out to ensure they are as beautiful as they should be and then they are popped back into the wood they are cut from 🙂 This keeps them nice and sturdy and safe. I […]

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Is that a monster I can see?!

Is that a monster I can see?! No…Its a few 🙂 I hope these little guys aren’t trying to eat my laser!!! These are some fun little shapes that were being cut for my daughters party boxes (her birthday party is today! She turns 5 next week) and they will be available on the website […]

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3D Combat Boot shaped box card

3D Combat Boot shaped box card This is a 3D combat boot made entirely from card! It is hollow for some treats! I added a bit of tissue paper inside mine to stop anything falling into the toe area. The edges are highlighted using Walnut stain distress ink, to help give it a more leathery […]

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Tuesday’s Tip – Perfect Icing!

Tuesday’s Tip – Perfect Icing! Its the day of love and romance today, I hope you’re all being thoroughly spoilt even if its being spoilt by yourself 🙂 Todays tip is as follows: To create a quick and simple piped icing look around your cake cards, use liquid pearls (or similar) and dot side by […]

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Tuesday’s Tip! – Using very old Fimo!

Tuesday’s Tip! – Using very old Fimo! A little while back I needed to make some penguins for a box card. Thats OK you think, yes but not when its the middle of the night (literally) and you don’t really have anything that even resembles a penguin! But then I remembered some time, many, many […]

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Tuesday’s Tip! – Tidy toppers

Tuesday’s Tip! – Tidy toppers Todays tip is as follows: To keep toppers on cake cards (or similar) looking neat and tidy, pop a slit in the top of your cake and make sure you have created your topper with a little tail (or add one). Slide the tail through the slit and adhere inside […]

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Tuesday’s Tip! – Colouring Feathers

Tuesday’s Tip! – Colouring Feathers I need to get more organised in sharing things with all you lovelies out there. I take lots (and i mean lots!!) of photos throughout my working day, yet I never seem to find the time to add the photos to posts with a bit of information. I’m hoping 2017 […]

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Cadburys purple and not a chocolate in sight!

Cadburys purple and not a chocolate in sight! Loving this scrummy purple for some ordered letters ? Sam x To keep up to date with the blog and for exclusive offers and discounts why not Sign up for the newsletter?

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Down the rabbit hole… Alice Mirror being made

Through the rabbit hole… Alice Mirror being made Instructions:  1. Take your mirror and take it fully apart.     2. Paint the frame with a general cheap white paint (or colour of your choice) the kind you can pick up in DIY stores.       3. After this base coat is dry, apply […]

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