I've made it back to blogger (again), not even got anything exciting to report in my absence, apart from possibly resurrecting a dead goldfish twice (but that's another story!). So today, I decided it was about time I did some more crafting, need to get back into the swing of it (espcecially as June is a mega month for birthdays around here).
I had a retirement card and anniversary card to make today, though my mojo and inspiration seems to have disappeared lately, so they were both somewhat a bit rushed and I'm not 100% happy with them, but here you go:
And while I had the stuff out from the "cupboard of doom", I thought I
should do something with the cat in the hat costume photos that have
been gathering dust on my bedside table for a few weeks now, so I
quickly put together a scrapbook page for that.
debating how to produce cards etc. in a hurry, I had the idea to print
off some of baby bug 1's line drawings onto folded A4 card, so we have
some ready to go birthday cards, which will just need to be coloured in
or otherwise decorated for those days baby bug isn't in a full crafting
I've also been tinkering with picassa and my
memories suite digital scrapbooking software for ways of making a mosaic
frame with a centre image, think I've cracked it, but now I need some
more recent and good quality photos of baby bug 2 (2nd birthday is fast
approaching and I'm wanting to do a mosaic of his 2nd year and some
So that's been quite a productive day while the bugs have been in the (much appreciated) care of the grandparents, normality shall resume tomorrow with school, toddler groups, work, dance class, rainbows and probably a few tantrums thrown in, so I shall see you anon... in the meantime why not have a peek at what everyone else has been up to over at Julia's place?