about me

Hi I'm Pauline...I live in Hampshire with my husband and 2 daughters..

I found craft in 2009 and haven't looked back... it keeps me sane whilst my husband is working away..which can be up to 10 months of the year :( i love Music.. rock/metal music is my fav.. I live 357 miles away from my family and friends who i miss every day , so i escape into Pauline's world whenever i can... sat in my craft room where time flies by...The photo below is me on my honeymoon in the Maldives... Kuredu Island truly is the bounty advert...

mrs o

mrs o
kuredu island Maldives

Sunday, 11 May 2014

taste of India #2

Mornin all,
      Hope everyone has had a fab weekend.. 
 Here is a look at another sample I've made for Sheena's shows tomorrow (Monday 12th. 9am and 3pm sky 671)

I thought i'd wake everyone up with this little number... I used Dylusion inks and stazon ... Get out those sunglasses :-)..
You can find more inspiration from the design team over on Sheena's blog 

Enjoy the rest of your weekend
Crafty hugs
Pauline x 

Saturday, 10 May 2014

a taste of India

Mornin everyone...
                               I would like to share with you another of my samples for Sheena Douglass..

this card is made using 2 folders Indian ornamental and Indian elephant..
I versamarked the Indian Ornimental folder.. used clear embossing powder on the black matt card to use as a resist with the H2o's...
I embossed the elephants.. highlighted with stazon and cut around to add interest I used a little of the luminarte Silks to add a little colour..
I heat embossed a spellbinder shape with gold embossing powder and stamped into the melted shape... I added some little silver embellies ...
there is more inspiration from the rest of the team... links are HERE
thank you for your visit... you can catch Sheena on TV on Monday 12th May at 9am and 3pm.. create and craft TV sky channel 671..
crafty hugs
Pauline xxx

Thursday, 8 May 2014

It's show time

Afternoon everyone..
Just a little post to tell you that the fabulous Indian folders will be back on create and craft TV on Monday 12th of May at 9am and 3pm with the lovely Sheena Douglass.. 
Here is a sample I made using these beautiful folders..

I didn't use any coloured ink or paint on this card.. I used 2 of the papers from the DVD rom from Sheena a little stazon and some spray n sparkle .. As well as the folders.. 
There is more inspiration from my fellow inkoids HERE.. 
I hope you can tune in on Monday at 9am...
Thank you for your visit...
Crafty hugs
Pauline xx

Wednesday, 7 May 2014

Compendium of curiosities

Well after visiting the very lovely Hels Sheridan's blog and seeing there is a new challenge up n running for tim holtz compendium of curiosities 3.. 

And since I didn't even have CC1 I thought it about time I jolly well got it... So I ordered 1,2 & 3.. 2&3 have arrived.. Number 1is yet to show its face...
Anyhoooo the challenge starts  with the  marbling technique found on page 43 of book 3... And here is my entry...

I've used distress ink, distress paints, archival inks, chocolate baroque stamps, Sheena Douglass sentiment.. Tim holtz tattered 
Flowers dies and spellbinders dies..
this challenge is sponsored by inspiration emporium and also there are some goodies up for grabs from Mr T Holtz and Mario...

im entering this into the challenge HERE

thanks for your visit..
crafty hugs
Pauline x