Pootles Design Team The Little Things week 1

Happy Halloween everyone.

I am very excited to announce I am on this month Pootles design team.This month stamp set is The Little Things.

For my 1st project i have made a cute Punch board gift bag,

I made the gift bag with the stamping up punch board gift bag punch I made the med size bag.and then added a double banner made with the triple banner punch made a tag with a stitched shape framelits die set and the cute little December Deliciousness stamp.




Beautiful You Double Z Fold Card

Today project is a double z fold card I made this one with my Thursday morning craft group they loved it.

To make this project you will need the Beautiful you stamp set, 1 sheet of A3 card stock I have gone for the lemon and lime twist,a sheet of whisper white card stock and a sheet of DSP I went with Fresh florals

To start cut you base card at 2. 3/8″ on the short side so you are left with 2 piece of card stock at 2.3/8″ x 11. 5/8″ and 5. 7/8″ x 11.5/8″

Score both pieces of cards stock at 5.3/4′ and 2.3/4″

From the whisper white card cut

1 5.1/2″ x 5.1/2″

1 2.1/8″ x 2.1/8″ I used the large square from the stitched shaped framelits die set.

1 2.5/8″ x 2.1/4″

2 2.1/2″ x 2.1/2″


From you DSP paper cut

2 2.3/8″ x 5.1/4″

Mat and layer these on to your card base

Using black memento ink stamp your main image onto your white square piece of card your 1st sentiment onto the other white piece of card stock and finally stamp the last sentiment on to your card base.

To colour my image i used the lemon & lime twist ink i added a little ink to my acrylic block and then added a little water then water coloured my lady.Glue the 2 card bace together add the sentiments.


Add a few gems to finish.


Supplies used

all items can be brought from my online shop

Thanks for stopping



Painted Harvest Clutch Bag

Hi Everyone hope you are all having a great Friday and looking forward to a fabulous weekend.I have been asked how I made the Painted Harvest Clutch Bag so I hope this will help



  1. Start with a 12′ x 12″ paper, Start with the paper down and bring the corners together and press down form a triangle.


2 From the bottom turn up approximately 1/2′ and press the fold down firmly.


3 Open out and them fold the 2 corners in to meet in the middle


4 fold in the mountain-valley style.the centre fold up should be in the mountain fold

img_37606 close up the purse,and fold back the corner flip and repeat on the other side.

7 Stick the 2 flaps down and punch 2 holes

8 Cut out a circle with the stitched thinlet frame set then stamp the sunflower and leafs

9 Add some garden string to finish.

Supplies used

All supplies can be found in my online shop

Thanks for dropping by

Karen xx



Cute Hedgehog Thank you card

Good morning from a very windy but beautiful Autumn day here in Durham

Today project is a super cute little hedgehog card,i will be using these as my thank you for shopping with me cards this month.

I hva used the fabulous Painted Harvest to make the little hedgehog.


Here are all the things you will need to make this card.

1st i cut a circle out of white card i used the stitched shape framelits circle die then masked of the bottom 3rd with a posted note.

next i stamped the lighter colour ink on to the card

Then i did the darker colour ink.

then i stamped the pale ink to make his face

I used a black sharpie pen to make his face.

next I took the green ink and placed a little on my stamping block and add a little water then paint a little under the hedgehog.

I cut a piece of pattern paper to 2.1/2″ x 5.1/2″ then distressed round the edge of the pattern paper and the circle.

I then stuck them  on a 5.3/4 x5.3/4 white card and added the sentiment .

Supplies i used on this card:

Stamp sets

Painted harvest

Background Bits


Chocolate Chip

Soft Suede

Crumb Cake

Old Olive

Pattern paper

Painted Autumn DSP

Thanks for stoping by

Karen xxx


Welcome to my new blog

Hi and welcome to my 1st blog post as Donemark Papercraft I am so looking forward to showing you lots of fabulous projects made with stampin up ! Products

Here is my 1st hope you like it it’s a cute bag with 4 little notelets.

supplies used for this project

Cream not cards & envelopes

Painted Harvest stamp set

Leaf punch

Painted autumn designer paper


Pear pizzazz

Old olive

Pumpkin pie

Peekaboo peach

Chocolate chip

All of the supplies can be found in my on line shop www.karenvarley.stampinup.net