Thursday, 6 April 2017

Unity Stamp Company Hop Time Again!!

Hi there, so it's that time of month again , the Unity blog hop time. There will be two winners and each will receive a fantastic prize from Unity. All you have to do is hop along!! Leave a comment on each girl's blog. You can see the links at the bottom of this post . Don't forget to post on the Unity blog too!!! Prize winners will be announced Monday night.

Plenty to see again so first up Unity have some new releases. 6 to be exact. I've made cards with 3 of them but ran out of time for the other 3 but the other Unity DT have made some gorgeous projects to show them off. 

So my first of the new releases is an Angie Girl release. This one is called Kara & Melissa Girls. I've used Bo Bunny papers for this and paper pieced the girls. Their hair and skin has been coloured with Copics.

Next up is Breast Friends and it's an Itty Bitty stamp.The papers are from Studio Light.

This stamp is called Sorry It Stinks and is another Itty Bitty stamp.

Don't forget also there are the brand new monthly kits out too.

This card has been made with an image and sentiment from the Kit of the Month. The papers are from Authentique and I've coloured the images using Copics.

My next card is using two images and a sentiment from the April Layers of Life kit. I've used Brushos for this card.

I hope i've inspired you and here are all the girls blog links you need to follow. :0)

Monday, 20 March 2017



Firstly I'd like to thank those that left comments for my giveaway. I loved reading your comments <3  
So I picked a random winner to receive the Tricia Girl kit and my card.

And the winner is............

                                                    CAROLINE GALMARINI

Please could you send me your address and I'll get them off to you :0)

I hope to do another giveaway very soon.

Friday, 10 March 2017

Unity Stamp Kit - Trisha Girl Giveaway

I have a giveaway!!!
 I have a brand new kit of Tricia Girl,  from the Unity Stamp Company from it's Angie Girl range. One of my favourites I just love the sentiment. How many of us feel like that in the mornings? I know I do!

Here she is.


And here's a card I made with my kit.

So all you have to do is comment on this post and I'll pick a random winner out next Sunday 19th March. Oh and if you really want it I'll throw in the card too :0)
I'm in UK but I'll post abroad  

Have a great weekend.


Friday, 3 March 2017

Unity's Hopping!

It's another month come round so it's time for a Unity blog hop! How to enter is towards the bottom of this post. I have a few projects to show you!

We have some fab new releases!!

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Here's a card and tag that I made using two of the new releases.

This kit is called "Spring To Go" I have paper pieced this one.

And my tag is using the "Rebuild Your Life" kit. For this tag I have watercoloured the image with Time Holtz distress inks. The background has been stamped in versamark and white embossing powder and I've used a stamp from the Feb KOTM.

And don't forget the new monthly kits are out. 
This one is the March Sentiment Kit.

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I made a little card with the bunny and one of the sentiments. I've coloured the bunny with Copics.

And here's the March KOTM. For this one I've made two cards using the angie girl with sentiment and the sewing machine with sentiment. Both have been paper pieced.

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We have TWO amazing Unity filled prize packages to giveaway. Leave a comment on EACH blog in the hop (including the Unity blog) for your chance to win. — PRIZE WINNERS WILL BE ANNOUNCED MONDAY NIGHT —

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Friday, 3 February 2017

Unity Stamps - Lots of new releases and a blog hop!!

Hi there

It's time for another blog hop with LOTS of new releases too!! Angie Girls & Phyllis Harris and they are all fab!!

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So here's just a few cards I made with some of the new releases.

First up is Raven Girl. I've coloured her with Copic pens.

Next is Martha Girl. Isn't she great!! She's also been coloured with Copics.

And here's Robyn Girl. One of our plus size Angie Girls.

And here I've made a door hanger , this one is called Remi Girl. She was part of a KOTM kit but has now been released on her own.

And here's my Phyllis Harris card. This beautiful stamp is Room In My Heart.

There's lots more new releases on the other DT girls pages. So don't forget to visit each one for a chance to win and then onto the Unity blog. 

Sharon x

Friday, 30 December 2016

Unity is hopping!!!

Time to hop with Unity Stamps again. There have been lots of new releases just lately including the Angie girl in my card.

I made this card using a new release Angie Girl called "Journee Girl"

I also made these projects with some of the other new Angie Girls.

There are two fantastic prizes to be won. So all you have to do is leave a comment on each of the DT's blog below and also the Unity blog.  


Monday, 21 November 2016

Pallet Art and Unity Stamps

So I found this pallet at Hobbycraft, think it was about £3.50 and I wanted to turn it into something crafty.

So here it is in it's bare form. It measures 11.9 x 15.9
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And here is what I made it into. To be honest I'm not 100% happy with it but I have done a step by step to show you how I made it.


1. I painted the whole of the pallet with Americana Decor Chalky Finish paint in Serene.

2. With a dry paint brush I painted over the blue with DecoArt media Antiquing Cream in white.

3. Using a stencil of your choice and modelling paste apply the paste through the stencil. Mask off the     bits you don't want with low tack tape.

4. So now let your creativity fly!! I first added some torn patterned paper with glue, I then painted        over the paper with some crackle glaze. Using smaller stamps I stamped randomly over the pallet in  black and blue distress ink.  I again used a stencil for the "Create Art". I used the paste, let it dry and  then put the stencil over again and inked through with some distress inks. To create the shadow  around the words I used a pencil to go around the words and then gently smudged it. You can really  use anything you want, inks, stencils, chipboard, embellishments, it's your art use what you feel!

5. Stamp your chosen image, I've used Unity Stamps - Peyton Girl onto white card. Colour her hair and skin with your chosen pens. Then stamp her out onto several different patterned papers and cut out the dress, leggings, shoes etc. Glue these to the original stamped image. Cut around the image and glue onto the canvas where you would like it. I then added some pearls to the flowers and her necklace. Next to help her to blend in with the canvas I smudged in some white gesso around her outline. 

6. To finish off I inked around the edges of the pallet with distress inks.

If you'd like any more details or help please contact me, I'd be happy to help. I hope you've found this helpful.