Hello again and Birthday card - Bonjour et une carte de fête

Sometimes life gets in the way of crafting…! I’vwe been making cards, just didn’t have enough time to post.


So here are a few cards: I made this card for my niece’s little son Loïc who turned 8 today:


Details: Card size: 4 ¼ x 5 ½”

The card base is DCWV […]

Guéris vite Jérémy – Get well soon

My little grand nephew broke his arm… poor little thing… so I made this card for him to cheer him up…


and to make it special, I had to do something inside…. here is that view:

And a close-up of the little animals:

A side view of the Pop-up:



Christmas Chocolate surprise

On Saturday November 24th, I am doing another make n take at Bonnidée, my local stamp store.

This is the project that I will be doing:


And this is the surprise:


Actually, on Saturday, there will be a “trio” of make n takes. Mine will be one of 3.

Fran is […]

Christmas Sizzix Pop-n-cut card (with Penny Black stamps)

I have been patiently waiting for Sizzix Pop-n-cut dies designed by Karen Burniston to come on the market. I have first seen the dies at a show last March that I attended with Bonnidée where Karen was demonstrating her brand new dies. She told us that the dies would be available to buy in June. […]

Penny Black Mini cards

Hi everyone,

I know it’s been a while…. Time goes by too fast…

Well I won’t try to catch up, let’s move forward…

Penny Black is having a challenge on their blog: you need to make a mini card – their mini cards (from their newest Christmas catalog) are 3 3/8 x 4 3/4″.

So […]

Happy Valentines’ Day everyone

Happy Valentines’ Day again! I have a few more Valentines’ cards to share.

I waited to the end for my favorite little Penny Black character….. you are right if you guessed Hedgehog!!!

Here he is:

the English card:

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et voici la même carte en français:

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Trifold card

I’ll take time for posting just another card tonight (or should I say this morning…).

This is a card I made after viewing a video on Beate Jones blog here:

It is very well explained and easy to make. I really enjoyed it…

Here is my card:

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Penny Black Little Critters cards

I have shown my Penny Black Fashion Girls cards and my little Mimis cards, but I didn’t show you my Little Critters cards….

So here are 2 of them. I love those little critters… especially the hedgehogs! I know there not for everyone, but there are so cute….

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Merry Christmas

Here is another Christmas card, made with Penny Black stamps, for the Penny Black Weekend Challenge

The challenge was to use a Penny Black stamp and to have snow on your card.

And for the November challenge at “Penny Black at Allsorts” here:

http://pennyblackatallsorts.blogspot.com/2010/11/november-challenge.htmlThe challenge there was “It’s starting to look like Christmas”.

Please […]


I’m back from Florida to the snow… yuck, but today at least is a nice day!

So much to do when coming back from Holidays, lots of stuff to catch up on….Not so much time for blogging…

I have a few more cards that I made on Holidays to share with you… (they are all […]