Black and White Through and Through

A subject close to my heart apparently on this date (9th of December) in 1892 Newcastle United football club was formed.  We were clearly a bit slow off the mark in the North East as Notts County was formed 30 years prior to this date in 1862. A very brief history of the club The first record of football being played in Tyneside dates from … Continue reading Black and White Through and Through

Christmas Wreaths

I’ve struggled this year to find the time for any Christmas makes so I thought I’d share some ideas from some very talented crafters. Snowflake wreath from The Ballard Bunch.  I’m amazed how effective this is.  The make itself is really straightforward and uber contemporary but against a dark door it looks fantastic.   Snowball wreath from Daisy Mae Bell – I love the simplicity … Continue reading Christmas Wreaths

Simple Christmas card design

As we’re heading towards December I thought I’d share some Christmas card designs in case you’re thinking about making your own cards. This modern Christmas tree  design must be one of the simplest to create so if you have a lot of cards to send its perfect for making large volumes and you don’t need many supplies. There are two different ways to make the … Continue reading Simple Christmas card design

2019 Calendar Printable

This year I did a bit of design work for my husband as he’s been doing some talks on publishing and also wanted to give his writing blog Fiction and More a bit of facelift. As I had all of the design collateral I thought I’d pull together a writing themed calendar for any budding authors out there – enjoy! You can download all 12 … Continue reading 2019 Calendar Printable