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Jenny Lawrence

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Ashford, Kent, United Kingdom
Hi and welcome to cardsarus blog spot My name is Jenny Lawrence and I live in Kent. My dear and wonderful husband Tony passed away in March 2019 We had been married for 36 years. I also lost my first Husband to the big C when I was quite young. I have 3 children and 3 stepchildren. 12 Grandchildren and 5 Great Granddaughters and 3 Great Grandsons. I have been card making for about 25 years. I have made things all my life as my Mum and Grand Mother taught me lots of hobbies. I have made my own clothes, knitted garments, hand embroidered items of clothing, and crocheted items too. I love to bake my own cakes as well.

Wednesday, 1 February 2023

MOVING ALONG WITH THE TIMES..........CHALLENGE 151...........NUMBERS

 

Hi and welcome to all my very talented and craft loving friends.

Gosh that's the 1st month flown by of 2023.

 

As it's the 1st of the month it's time for a new challenge over at

MOVING ALONG WITH THE TIMES 

The challenge theme this month is Numbers and our team leader Diane is your host for this challenge.

The challenge runs from today till the 27th of February.

So here is what I had already made for a friend to give her Son.

 


This is a 8"x8" size card and box I made to fit it.

The gold card is Tonic and the patterned card is Hunkydory.

Her instructions was that he loved Volvo Cars so I put some photos of them on the card and box.

The glitter card stock is also Tonic and cuts really well with dies.

 The Happy Birthday die is a Sue Wilson one, the Nimbers die is a Carnation Crafts die, the Letters die I bought from Amazon.

The dies used inside are a Chloes one.

 

Thank you for your visit and precious time.

I really appreciate every visit and wonderful comments you make.

Lots of crafty love. JENNY. 

 
 

Wednesday, 25 January 2023

RUDOLF DAYS CHALLENGE DT CARD FOR...... JANUARY 2023

 

Hi and welcome to all my very talented and craft loving friends.

Well here we are at the 25th of the month and time for the first of this years Rudolf Challenges over at 

SCRAPPYMO'S BLOG 

The challenge runs from today to the end of the month.

ONE ENTRY PER PERSON 

but you may put mopre than one card on you post entry.

As always it's anything goes as long as it's Christmas.

There is always a lovely prize for the person who wins, and it gets your Christmas cards made early too.

Here is my cards for this moths DT.

 


 




The first card is a 7"x7" size card and the second card is a DL card.

The first card I stamped a wreath with Lavinia Stamps and used a red pen for the holly berries.

The sentiment was stamped with a Inkylicious Stamp.

The second card was made from snippets of card left over from other projects.

The images are from a Hunkydory book and backed on card stock then adhered to the glitter card.

I used a freebie stamp for the sentiment which came from the Stamping Magazine a couple of years ago.

The verse inside was from a book of Christmas verses from Katy Sue's book of verses.

 

Thank you for your visit and precious time.

I really appreciate every visit and wonderful comment you make.

Lots of crafty love.  JENNY.

 

Sunday, 1 January 2023

MOVING ALONG WITH THE TIMES DT........CHALLENGE 150....KRAFT CARD

 

Hi and welcome to all my very talented and craft loving friends.

A very Happy, Healthy, New Year to you all.

Well it's the 1st of the month again and time for a new challenge over at

MOVING ALONG WITH THE TIMES 

Our lovely team friend Carole is your host for this months challenge and she would like to see you use Kraft Card on your creations.

The challenge runs from today till the 30th of January 2023.

Here is what I made for this challenge this month.

 


This is a 6"x6" size card.

I used a Works Die  in the shape of a flag for the main die cut image,

The papers used asre Graphic 45 and work so well for a male card.

From the rest of the card stock which was 12"x12" I die cut out the flags and the stars.

Then I used a strip of Kraft card stock which was a snippet left over from another project, as it had Happy Birthday already printed on it in in gold.

Thank you so much for your visit and wonderful comments you make.

I really appreciate every visit and wonderful comment you make.

Lots of crafty love. JENNY.
 

 

 

Thursday, 1 December 2022

MOVING ALONG WITH THE TIMES CHALLENGE 149........CHRISTMAS

 

Hi and welcome to all my very talented and craft loving friends.

It's the 1st of December and time for anther challenge over at

MOVING ALONG WITH THE TIMES 

The challenge this month is Christmas and you have till the 30th of December to enter.

Our host for this months challenge is the lovely Wendy.

As we have a few of our team members not able to post I decided to make 2 cards again.

 


The first card is a 7"x7" size.

The 2nd card is a 7"x5" size.

On the 1st card I used freebie stamps again on the outside and the holly stamp inside is a Lavinia one.

This card was stamped by hand.

 

On the 2nd card I used a Choles stamp and used a stamp platform to stamp the image and coloured it in with Derwent Water Colour Pencils and some Uniball Glitter Pens to enhance some of the colours.

I finished it off with splatters of white bleed proof ink for the snow.

Thank you for your visit and precious time.

I really appreciate every visit and wonderful comment you make.

Lots of crafty love. JENNY
 

 

Friday, 25 November 2022

RUDOLF DAYS CHALLENGE DT.......NOVEMBER 2022

 

Hi and welcome to all my very talented and craft loving friends.

 

Well it's the 25th of the month and time for last Rudolf Challenge of 2022  over at 

 SCRAPPYMO'S BLOG 

As always it's anything goes as long as it's Christmas.

One Entry Per Person.

You can however put more than one card on your post if you would like to.

The challenge runs to the end of the month.

I would like to thank Maureen for another year of hard work involved in running this challenge blog especially as she has been looking after her hubby after his health scare.

 

Here is my DT cards I made for this month.

 


The first card is a 8"x8" size.

The second card is a 7"x7" size card.

I used Lavinia stamps on the first card and inked the scene in Distress Oxide inks and Versa fine Clair Twilight ink.

The second card I used some stamps that came free with the Stamping Magazine a few years ago.

I used my Derwent colour pencils to colour in the fox, and a combo of Distress Oxide inks and Versa Fine Clair inks.

 

Thank you so much for your visit and precious time.

I really appreciate every visit and wonderful comment you make especially as I am such a bad blogger again lately.

Lots of crafty love.  JENNY.


 
 

Tuesday, 1 November 2022

MOVING ALONG WITH THE TIMES..CHALLENGE 148.....BRIGHT ON DARK

 

Hi and welcome to all my very talented and craft loving friends.

It's the 1st of the month again and time for a new challenge over at

MOVING ALONG WITH THE TIMES

The challenge is hosted by the lovely Tinz and she would like to see

 Bright on Dark.


The challenge runs from today till the 29th of November.

Here is a couple of cards I came up with.



The first card is a 6"x8" size and cut down from an 8"x8" card stock.

 The second card is a 5.5"x5.5" size amde out of an A4 piece of card.

I used some glitter washi tape around the edges of the black card stock and a Butterfly cut out of some card I have had for a while, it has gold edges but it doesn't show in the photo.

Coloured in with gel glitter pens. 

The second card is layers of black and coloured card stock with a Butterfly in the middle.


Thank you so much for your precious time.

I really appreciate every visit and wonderful comment you make.

Lots of crafty love. JENNY.