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Never say never.

Never say never.

Hi there. Thanks for popping in. Have you ever looked at a craft project and said, “I’d NEVER be able to do that?”. I bet we all have. The thing is, you’re probably right. Whether you think you can, or you think you can’t, either way you’re probably right. You’ll probably NEVER even try, because you’ve already decided you’ll NEVER be able to succeed. So if you have already failed before you’ve even given it a go, then chances are…

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All sorts of Shapes and Sizes!

All sorts of Shapes and Sizes!

Hi there Thanks for popping in. Hear ye hear ye! Calling all parchers and Groovers! Did you know we have lots of 3-D Template Groovi plates, to make all sorts of fabulous objects out of parchment? For those who like paper engineering, you will LOVE these. Cube Star Tudor house – which can be converted into a swiss cottage and a Gingerbread House! Tiered Christmas Tree Cake slice Christmas Cracker Paul’s on the Craft Store at 11am and 3pm today,…

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All that Art!

All that Art!

Hi there Thanks for popping in. And thanks for joining in yesterday evening if you did! I can only speak for myself, but after quite a strenuous week at work, I thoroughly enjoyed hanging out with the Clarity gang, and putting those Lino Cut Stamps through their paces. Having played with all three of the Stampsets, I can’t say I have a favourite. All three are really REALLY useful, clever, and easy to make great art with. As I said…

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Journaling – I think I cod bare my sole in a happy plaice…

Journaling – I think I cod bare my sole in a happy plaice…

Hi there Thanks for popping in. Here’s a brand new journaling set by our Sam Crowe, that Leonie is showcasing on The Craftstore today (2nd show at 2pm) . I remember having a long Facetime chat to Sam about these a while ago. Mainly because I couldn’t get my head round the designs! But once she had explained it to me, I was 100% converted. The notelets and list stamps for example. She said, “aren’t you always writing notes on…

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The Happy Couple Dies!

The Happy Couple Dies!

Hi there! Thanks for popping in. We are having a fantastic sale for our American friends and customers…All of our Fresh Cut Dies and Designer Card on Amazon USA are a whopping 50% off! And in honour of this fab sale, I decided to make a little artsy short video using one of my favourite dies! Dave and I used this design on our wedding invitations actually…and folks liked it so much, we turned it into a die! Quite close…

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Half Price Parchment and a Doodle Step by Step

Half Price Parchment and a Doodle Step by Step

Hi there. Thanks for popping in. Sunshine again here in the South East of England, and I have spent a happy couple of hours doodling onto a piece of designer parchment from the Northern Lights Pad. There are actually 3 Designer parchment pads lighting up half price on the website: Northern Lights, Rainbow River and Shendandoah. Available HERE Available HERE Available HERE One of the easiest, creative and arty things I do is to stamp or doodle on designer parchment,…

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Ding! Dong!

Ding! Dong!

Hi there Thanks for popping in. What glorious weather we are having in the South East of England today!! If you were up bright and dingling early, you may have caught our Paul on The Craft Store.com TV, (9-10am catch up ), showcasing a rather fabulous new Groovi addition to Linda’s It’s a Wrap Collection: The Bells So many design elements on one plate, to make loads and loads of original bells – YOUR bells. A bit of this and…

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Cracker Shack!

Cracker Shack!

Hi there Thanks for popping in! I hope you’re having a güd day? I do apologise for the picture quality in the SHAC today, I think we may have at least improved it for next time. We’ve reset and retuned and revisited every imaginable setting, so let’s see how it goes. Failing that, it will be a call to BT. I did enjoy colouring the little Poppet this morning; I find colouring one of the most centering exercises there is….

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I’ve got a Güd Feeling about this!

I’ve got a Güd Feeling about this!

Hi there Thanks for popping in. Just prepping for tomorrow’s two Facebook Live events at 3pm and 7pm. Thought I’d shine a little light on the afternoon Moment of Clarity, and the little Güd Folk. We like these! Do you remember when we started doodling these little Gnomes last December? Where does the time go? If you missed the SHAC episode, it all started HERE and we started to colour them in HERE We ended up with these little Güd…

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Happy Birthday at The CraftStore !

Happy Birthday at The CraftStore !

Hi there Thanks for popping in. It’s birthday weekend at the CraftStore (was HOCHANDA), so we thought we’d do something special for them, and make some funky Birthday Stamps! The 9am show certainly Happy Birthday rocked! Glad you liked them! Lisa designed the Happy Birthday stamps… Cherry Green illustrated the numbers and funky bugs…. I designed the stencils… And Dave is in charge of the cut outs! Check this out! Makes such a difference ! And in case you were…

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