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Onions and Paper · 1d ago

A bit OTT for me!

Well, I've really gone a bit OTT by my standards today! I make a LOT of CAS cards, and often stray into messy or more complex territory, but seldom go full-on ribbon, lace, pearls, flowers, ...
Onions and Paper · 2d ago

Stencilled stag

I'm sure you all know by now how much I love this stencil, I've used it so often. It makes such a tranquil Christmas scene which I think is perfect for a masculine card, especially when done...
Onions and Paper · 2d ago

Buzzzzzzzzz

I've used yellow and black snippets with the Dovecraft Bee Happy die set for this card, inlaying the yellow pieces into the black. I ran the whole thing through the Grand Calibur after addin...
Onions and Paper · 2d ago

The Tiger Who Came To Tea

 - a birthday tea, that is! This cute little chap is stamped using a set that was a magazine freebie last year - the sentiment came from the same set and I think the embossing folder I used ...
Onions and Paper · 3d ago

Up, Up and Away at CD Sundays

It's new challenge day again at CD Sundays and our theme this fortnight is Up, Up and Away. I've used an image and paper from a fairly old Joanna Sheen CD called Victorian Birthdays and made...
Onions and Paper · 3d ago

A Brilliant Day of Baking

This week Mark and I went into London to the Bread Ahead Cookery School in Borough Market  as I had won two places on the Complete Sourdough Workshop class which is held there. Having stayed...
Onions and Paper · 1W ago

L is For..... at Cardz 4 Guyz

Our new challenge is ready at Cardz 4 Guyz and this time we would like to see something beginning with the letter L on your card. The paper and image I have used were printed out from a CD t...
Onions and Paper · 1W ago

Hiding in the jungle

I'm sorry to be deluging you with posts today - I've had a busy few days of crafting and now I have a hectic week ahead and may not get chance to post at all. So I'm having a bit of a blitz ...
Onions and Paper · 1W ago

Yet more hearts

It's Valentine's week so I suppose I'd better make a few romantic  looking cards! First of all, here are the cards I've made for the latest Twofer challenge. The stamp I've used is an unmoun...
Onions and Paper · 1W ago

RECIPE - Quick Pickled Onions

When I was a little girl, my grandma always had a bowl of these delicious pickled onions on the table, at every mealtime. Mum occasionally made  them too, but usually only if we were having ...