Monday, 13 September 2010

No card, just ramblings of my happy mind!

My in-laws were out of Delhi for most part of the weekend.
So what did i do? Well, I took out all my craft supplies, put them up on our dining table and started crafting. I made a few cards on saturday.  I don't have a work-desk in my room and i usually take stuff i need from my drawer, use them & keep them back. Most of the times i get lazy and leave things in middle, thinking 'will complete it later'.
I so so so loved the whole process of arranging my stuff on the table & having everything at a hand away... My mum-in-law is a cleanliness fanatic and would have freaked out if i had put all my stuff on the dining table in her presence :D (Usually its my husband who freaks out when our bedroom is in a mess)
I found my other camera yesterday and will put up the pics soon.
And a friend of my hubby got a set of punches. One of them being simple flower one. I created some lovely blooms by stacking the punch cut-outs..
But to my disheartening, two of my punches refused to work :( They were working all right last time. I felt bad  to see my hearts punch & my new butterfly punch going worthless. 
Then, I also left two projects unfinished. One from the CraftyJC's Second challenge and another one a collage for yvonne's guest blogger. Both of them seem to be turning up well, though i left them halfway since my mind stopped working after making 4-5 cards that day :D Am going to complete them soon..

7 comments:

  1. waiting for the pics now. lucky u...i find it almost impossible to get some time like tht :P

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  2. I think you can try punching the difficult punches on sand paper (thin Type) as it sharpens the edges.

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  3. totally agree... therez nothing like spreading out your stuff like therez no one watching and make a mess of the space and then work at yr convenience :) bt its just dat its seldom dat one can take dat liberty...

    bt dats wow girl... 4-5 cards!!! wowww!!! waiting to see each one of them...

    btw, try punching foil paper(the one in which u wrap food)... its makes the punch crispier and sharper...

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  4. Looking forward to all of them Dolly..... Bring them soon for us..... :) I know with these limited supplies, something refuses to work, then it leaves us feeling hurt... But the show must go on, is it not? Hugs))))

    Ash....
    (http://hastkala-oceanichope.blogspot.com/)

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  5. put up the pics soon...cant wait to c what u have created

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  6. It is really hard to be neat when it comes to crafting...lol...I use a retractable desk so I do have to clear everything by the end of the session...otherwise I have no place to walk!

    P/s: Napkin art is basically cutting out the patterns on those printed napkins and then adhering them to your project using glue/gel medium! :)

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