Friday, 26 October 2018

October Blog Hop

Hello
I have been absent for a while, but everything is back to normal , hooray !!!!!!!!!
A randomly chosen comment from a mystery blog will receive a $25 gift certificate to shop at Heartfelt Creations. To claim your prize please  email Heartfelt Creations at socialmedia@heartfeltcreations.us with "Winner of the October Alumni Hop" in the subject line.  
Join in the fun and be in with a chance to win a prize.
for this card I have used .

Heartfelt Creations Intricate Swirl Frames HCD2-7191
Heartfelt Creations Gift Wrapped Presents HCPC-3748
Heartfelt Creations Poinsettia.
The Poinsettia has been done with the Heartfelt Creations Foam, because I haven't used the stamp I have drawn with sparkly gold pen down the centre of petal ,then with a pokey tool at an angle I have etched in the vanes to give it a more realistic look then added some green prills.

Do go and look at the other blogs for more inspiration from the wonderful designers.




Enjoy the hop 
Good Luck to the winner.
Much Love as always 
M xxxx

Wednesday, 24 October 2018

John next door range

Hi
Lovely  sunny day here in Rochester today ,
Post today is of the
John next door Range The Lantern.
I just love this Lantern and will be using it all year round , but for this one  I have used it for Christmas.
I have made this one doing a rust technique, I remember my nan having an old Lantern in her garden when I was a young girl, and at Christmas she used to go and get some holly and twigs and put it in the Lantern and place it at the front door, it didn't have much glass in it as it got smashed over the years but she made it look so Christmassy, so this is where I got the idea from, My Nan .

John Lockwood  will be back on Hochanda on the 6th November with the Lantern And the Poinsettia using the Foam.
This is back in stock at the www.art-of-craft.co.uk


Tuesday, 23 October 2018

John next door range

Thought I would share some samples from the John next door range (John Lockwood)
using the poinsettia ,done in silk foam and vellum
much love as always
Martine xxxx

Friday, 27 July 2018

July Blog Hop

Hi Welcome to the July Heartfelt Creations blog hop.

The winner will be announced on the HC blog and on FB on the Wednesday August 1st, 201A randomly chosen comment from a mystery blog will receive a $25 gift certificate to shop at Heartfelt Creations. To claim your prize please  email Heartfelt Creations at socialmedia@heartfeltcreations.us with "Winner of the July Alumni Hop" .
And what a lovely blog hop we have again for you this month.
The team do such fab work .
For my card this month I have used Flowering Dogwood stamp and die, I  heat embossed on vellum coloured in with memento ink Pear Tart.
Classic Vines stamp and die
Eyelet Lace Frames
Heartfelt Love Sentiments
I have cut 2 frames one in silver and one in white and I off set the white in front of the silver to give a shadow effect.

Thank you so much for popping in today, enjoy the hop and good luck to the winner.
Much love as always
Martine xxxxxxxxx

Friday, 29 June 2018

Flowering Dogwood

Welcome to June's blog hop with Heartfelt Creation'
We have another great hop for you with great art work from the other designers.
to join in with the hop comment on each blog to win.


The winner will be announced on the HC blog and on FB on the Wednesday July 4th, 2018 .
 Winner receives $25 gift certificate to shop at Heartfelt Creations - they just need to email Heartfelt Creations at socialmedia@heartfeltcreations.us with "Winner of the June Alumni Hop" in the subject line.
For this frame card I used Flowering dog wood stamp and die
Classic vines stamp and die from Heartfelt Creations.
to get these stunning stamps and dies click on the Heartfelt icon on the side panel.
I also used the Elizabeth Crafts Happy Frame.
for the background I used white linen paper scored down at random inches and half inches.
I then used distress ink pad's and swiped down the page , then when dry I dry brushed some white gesso here and there. 
I arranged flowers and vines and added some water droplets.
I really liked the way this background lent it self so well with the blue Dogwood's.

Kathy Clement-  https://wp.me/p34lmI-47Y

Thank you so much for popping by today 
Enjoy the hop
Much love as always 
Martine 




Friday, 8 June 2018

First ever blog hop for Honey Doo Crafts

Welcome to Honey Doo's first ever blog hop, and we are all excited about this, I hope you enjoy this hop as much as we have doing it.
Don't forget to like and comment on each blog to win.
The winner will be announced on the HD Page and on FB on  Wednesday
THE WINNER OF HONEY DOO’S FIRST BLOG HOP IS DRUM ROL .............
Hilary REAY ..... CONGRATULATIONS, just email Honey Doo Crafts to claim your prize
13th June at 8pm

 winner receives …… 
A £10.00 Voucher to spend on the website you just need  to email Honey doo with "Winner of the June Hop" in the subject line.

Welcome to the Honey Doo Blog hop

What a great giveaway we have for you ,The designers have done some fabulous work all you have to do is like and comment on each blog to win the above prize.

Honey Doo Blogs

http://abfabdesigns.blogspot.co.uk/                        Martine Smith      YOU ARE HERE


http://scrapancard.blogspot.co.uk/`                        Rosemary Rogers

https://elliescupboard.blogspot.co.uk/                   Hellen Pearce

https://arakoolakardart.blogspot.co.uk/                Debbi Watts

For this card I have used.
I stamped the image with Memento ink  and  coloured in with Faber Castell pencils.
Then I stamped the image again and coloured in only the flower and then fussy cut it out to layer onto the whole image .
I added some Crystal lacquer in  the middle and added some drops on the petals to look like rain drops and added some prills in the middle .
 Enjoy the Blog hop to win the voucher like comment on each blog 
You have to be in it to win it.
Thank you for stopping by today 
Much Love 
Martine xxxxx

Tuesday, 22 May 2018

Data Protection

Data Protection and Privacy Policy

DATA PROTECTION AND PRIVACY POLICY
FOR ALL BLOGGERS
Thank you for visiting my blog.
By taking part in any activity on my blog
 (following my blog and commenting on my blog) 
I will assume that you have 
read this Data Protection and Privacy Policy and agreed with it.
  If you do not agree with the content, 
you are kindly asked not to leave any personal information on this blog, 
and that means do not become a follower
 and do not leave any comments.
This Data Protection and Privacy Policy
 as the sole creator and owner of this blog, and it applies to all content on this blog. 
 It is given in compliance with EU GDPR  (General Data Protection Regulation).
This is a private non-profitable blog where I share my handmade work.
BLOG CONTENT
All the content on this blog is mine.
 No one can use, download, share, copy, or take anything from 
this blog, neither can they collect any data from this blog. 
I share photos of my handmade creations
 on my social media accounts 
(all links are provided here on my blog), 
as well as links to other blog posts where I have also shared those creations. 
No data other than my own is shared on my Social Media accounts. 
Only photos of my handmade creations and links to blog posts are visible on my
Social Media accounts, and content from this blog is visible only on my blog. 
Followers and readers of my social media accounts have to visit my blog to see and read the content.
I am not responsible if minors visit my blog. 
 My Blog is minor friendly, but no minor is invited to leave their data on my blog. 
If I notice any such activity or a third person informs me that there is activity by a minor on my 
blog all such data will be deleted immediately and permanently without any notice to the minor. 
This Data Protection and Privacy Policy 
applies to all content published on my blog and also to 
content published on my blog prior to this document becoming effective.
No data on this blog nor any content of this blog
 is permitted to be shared with any third party or allowed to be downloaded, 
copied etc. by any person.
Data on this blog is provided only by followers and visitors to this blog. 
Any personal data shared here on my blog can be deleted permanently
from my blog as stated in each section below. 
Data is solely used to run this blog and as described in each section below.
FOR FOLLOWERS
Those following this blog do so in the knowledge that their photo, 
link to their profile and name are visible to all those who visit this blog and in 
that way they have published their own personal details.
If you don't want your personal data as mentioned above 
to be visible to others who visit this blog, you will have to remove yourself from the 
Followers list (so you will in effect be unfollowing my blog). 
f any technical difficulty occurs, you should contact 
Blogger or Google to solve these problems.
All followers are also covered by Google Privacy Policy
FOR THOSE THAT LEAVE A COMMENT
Those leaving a comment on this blog do so in the knowledge that their name, 
link to their profile or blog, as well as the comments they leave are visible to
all those who visit this blog and they 
are thereby consenting to the use of their personal information for
that specific purpose.
Blogger itself provides an option for all users to delete comments they leave on any blog.
 If you wish to delete your published comments from my blog, you are free to do so. 
If any technical difficulty occurs,
you should contact Blogger or Google to solve these problems.

 Disturbing, violent, offensive or advertising comments will not be approved 
and will not be published on my blog.
Any such comments will be deleted immediately.  



All those that leave a comment are also covered by Google Privacy Policy

COOKIES

Blogger uses cookies
(small data files stored on your hard drive or in device memory) 
to allow you to access web-sites/blogs without
re-entering your username or password each time; 
and to count visits and save preferences you set. 

If you wish to disable cookies you may 
do so through your web browser options. 
Instructions for doing so and for other cookie-related 
management can be found on the specific browser's websites

Accepting a cookie in no way gives me access 
to your computer or any personal information about you.


This privacy policy is subject to change without notice and was last updated on 21 May 2018.