Easter Egg Hunt Signs (5th April)

If you’re planning an egg hunt this year here’s some free printables to decorate your garden.   Printables for the Alice themed signs can be downloaded here – Easter Egg Hunt Signs And if you’s like a more polished finished to your signs here’s a few from some very talented bloggers… Lia Griffith – https://liagriffith.com/easter-egg-hunt-printables/ And from Illistyle – http://www.illistyle.com/crafts/easter-egg-hunt-directional-signs-for-kids/ Continue reading Easter Egg Hunt Signs (5th April)

Happy Birthday Vincent

Born on this date (30 March) in 1853  Vincent Willem van Gogh.  Probably one of the most artists of all time, known both for his bold and colourful landscapes, still life and portraits created with energetic and expressive brush strokes as well as equally dramatic life, plagued by mental illness and ending in suicide at the age of 37. The Artists Network recently posted a great … Continue reading Happy Birthday Vincent

Give Peace a Chance / Linda Covit & Marie-Claude Séguin

John and Yoko’s Bed in for Peace

Following their marriage on March 20th, 1969, John Lennon and Yoko Ono, used the publicity they knew they would receive to promote world peace against the background of the Vietnam War. The Bed-In took place in two hotels- the first for a week in the Presidential Suite at the Amsterdam Hilton Hotel for a week between March 25 and 31, and the second in Fairmont the … Continue reading John and Yoko’s Bed in for Peace

Congratulations Banner

Continuing the Golden Wedding Party decorations here’s a template for a couple of banners. Print out the attached PDF – Congratulations 50 years Banner.  The PDF contains all the lettering you will need to make up a “Congratulations” banner and also a “50 years” banner. I wanted to add a bit of bling to the banner so used a metallic gold backing.  So once you have … Continue reading Congratulations Banner

Ferrero Rocher and Lindt Sweet Trees

Creating Sweet Trees

Ok so still making wedding anniversary party decorations I decided to make a couple of sweet trees which always make great table centre pieces.  I last made these for my wedding when I used marshmallows and flying saucer sweets as they were designed for the U18 guests.  This time I opted to use chocolate, much more grown up and also easier to keep to the … Continue reading Creating Sweet Trees