Saturday 30 April 2016

You mean the world to me . . .

Vicky made this card last week using a selection of our new stamps:

All stamped onto the pages of an old book.

Friday 29 April 2016

HOCHANDA TV - Friday 29th

Today I am on HOCHANDA TV at 11am and 3pm
Above is one of the cards I will be making.

Hope you can join us

Thursday 28 April 2016

Wistful Panda Bear

See what some inventive colouring can do.
Lesley turned her Wistful Bear into a Panda Bear.
In the background is a new stamp Daisy Chains
and the sentiments and banner come from the new set
Short & Sweet.
All designed by Lesley Crawford

Wednesday 27 April 2016

Wistful Bear

This is our adorable new little guy - Wistful Bear.
Designed by Lesley Crawford.
The bow is from the Ted set.

Come back tomorrow to see Wistful Bear look like a different animal.

Tuesday 26 April 2016

Dandelion Splat

The very talented Brenda made this card using our new Dandelion Wishes 
unmounted rubber stamp set.
You can see this and many more in our HOCHANDA TV shows on Friday at 11am & 3pm

Monday 25 April 2016

Opening Hours

Week Commencing 25th April
We are open:

Tuesday 26th  10am-3pm
Wednesday 27th  10am-3pm
Thursday 28th  10am-4pm
Friday 29th  10am-3pm

HOCHANDA TV Friday 29th at 11am & 3pm

Sunday 24 April 2016

Cherry Blossom Branch & Japanese Blooms

Vicky has definitely been busy during my absence, creating samples
with some of our new stamp releases.

Thursday 21 April 2016

Demonstration Day

On Saturday 23rd April is our Demonstration Day
It is free, just turn up and watch.

We have also been working on lots of new stamps.

Monday 18 April 2016

Opening Hours

Week commencing 18th April 2016

Tuesday 10am-3pm
Wednesday 10am-3pm
Thursday 10am-3pm
Friday 10am-3pm
Saturday 10am-3pm - Demonstration Day

Friday 15 April 2016

New Stamps

Lesley has been playing with the new stamps that she designed.
Here she has used Ted with elements from Huggy Bear.

Wednesday 13 April 2016

Shrink Plastic Necklace

I made this necklace from our Grunge Flowers stamped with Maya Gold paints onto Black shrink plastic.
I did have to plan it and draw a diagram so I knew where to punch the holes.

Monday 11 April 2016

Opening Hours

Week commencing 11th April

Tuesday 10am-3pm
Wednesday 10am-3pm + 7pm-9pm
Thursday 10am-3pm
Friday 10am-3pm
Saturday 10am-4pm - Crop

Monday 4 April 2016

Opening Hours

Week commencing 4th April

Tuesday 10am-3pm
Wednesday 10am-3pm  + 7pm-9pm
Thursday 10am-3pm
Friday 10am-3pm

Saturday - Closed
We will be running Make & Takes at Alexandra Palace for the day

Sunday 3 April 2016

Spring Bunny

Have you seen our new Spring Bunny?
Designed by Lesley Crawford.
Coloured with Brushables.

Saturday 2 April 2016

Project Club April

This is our April Project Club card.
Classes are on Tuesday 5th @ 12.30, Wednesday 6th @ 1pm & 7pm
plus Wednesday 13th @ 7pm.
If you would like to join us for any of these classes please call and leave a message 01234 855833 or email

Meet Ted, one of the new editions to our stamp range.
Designed by Lesley Crawford, Ted comes with a bow, button, heart plus a few other bits.

The sentiment and banner/label are from another new set - Short & Sweet Sentiments.