Friday, 10 December 2010

Getting Crafty.

I was thrilled earlier this week when I came across this chipboard album in a local craft shop.PMA 110100I love browsing through all the crafty blogs out there and I've long been fascinated with these chipboard albums and the wonderful creations they turn into.  I don't ever make my own cards or anything like that but for some reason I love looking at all the products needed to do it.  Websites such as Two Peas in a Bucket and a Cherry on Top are full of wonderful crafty creations. There are some seriously talented people out there.  I'm not one of them but I'm desperate to have a go.  I just need a good tutorial to get me going and I'm sure I'll find one in blogland.


So with the help of these gorgeous Christmas papers I found on sale at the same time as the album and one or two embellishments...


...I'm hoping to transform that plain chipboard album into something like this.  I'll be more than happy with something that even in a little way resembles this!

This is my simple pleasure this week.  I missed the link up  over at Dayle's but I'm going to have a look at what everybody has been up to just the same.




Jane said...

I'm looking forward to seeing how your project turns out!


Ms.Daisy said...

That looks like so much fun...can you tell I'm a crafter type person?
I will be checking back to see how it turned out!


La Vie Quotidienne said...

Good luck on your new project...looks like fun. I just love your header and for some reason I feel like I have visited this spot - where is it? And, thank you for visiting my blog and leaving such a nice comment.

La Vie Quotidienne said...

...back again, silly me I just notice the header page. Fascinating and such a great image and no, I guess I have never been there.(-:

Barb said...

Hello Kathleen,I'm sure your craft project will be lovely. Just enjoy the 'creating',and have fun.Thank you for visiting me,you're welcome anytime. Barb

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Barb said...

Sorry about that,Kathleen. I posted my comment twice so I deleted one copy not realizing that would leave a message ---- I have so much to learn --- Barb

Angel Wings and Apron Strings said...

Hello Kathleen, what a pity you missed the link-up. Well I'm glad you came visiting anyway. How lovely to 'see' you :-) I hope your project goes well for you. I LOVE the patterns on those christmas papers! Should be wonderful when you finish the album! many blessings..Trish