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A little fun with new craft supplies

So I’ve been super busy lately but couldn’t resist any longer having a play with the new HoneyBee Stamps, and craft supplies that I ordered in.

I didn’t have much time so I just made a sweet little 3″x3″ notecard using the Zen Floral and Beautiful Life stamp sets that are listed in my shop, they’re perfect for colouring! I used Spectrum Noir markers for the flowers and glitter markers to highlight (I can get these in for you too!).

Here is a quick pic and I will get some more projects up soon. 

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Yay, to boutique selling!

So, I’ve been making cards for five ish years now. I’ve always loved crafting but after sadly loosing our first born baby boy, Noah, after a negligent delivery (he lived 10 months, but that was all his little body could sustain due to the birth traumas, I will share my full story when I get brave enough to do so) I threw myself into making cards to just occupy my mind and hands.

It has been quite a journey of learning, learning about myself and regaining lost confidence. Through encouragement from friends and family I started selling my cards on Etsy, it felt so good to be doing something I enjoyed again that made me happy, others happy and helped our family income (well, maybe just offset my hobby 😜).

When we moved back to Canada I started a Canadian Etsy shop and now have my cards being sold in a local boutique!

It may seem small to some it for me this is a lovely sense of encouragement looking back to where I was to where I am now and where I may go in the future.

Stay tuned as I learn this land of blogging and will post some projects, giveaways ans more.

– Colleen