about me

Hi I'm Pauline...I live in Hampshire with my husband and 2 daughters..

I found craft in 2009 and haven't looked back... it keeps me sane whilst my husband is working away..which can be up to 10 months of the year :( i love Music.. rock/metal music is my fav.. I live 357 miles away from my family and friends who i miss every day , so i escape into Pauline's world whenever i can... sat in my craft room where time flies by...The photo below is me on my honeymoon in the Maldives... Kuredu Island truly is the bounty advert...

mrs o

mrs o
kuredu island Maldives

Sunday, 20 March 2016

Sneak peek 2 Downton Abby dies..

Here is a 2nd sneak peek at the new filigree dies from the Downt Abby range from crafters companion ..
Today I used both the ornate square set and the ornate rectangle set .. Papers and topper are from crafters companion magazine 9 free cd rom..

Thank you for your visit 
Crafty hugs

Saturday, 19 March 2016

A little bit of love

I'd like to share with you a card I made my husband for our anniversary.. 
I used elements from Sara Davies signature range and stamps from Hearfelt creations.. 

In return I received .. This...

I'm so spoiled.. 

Thank you for your visit..
Crafty hugs.. 

New Downton Abby sneak peeks

morning all,
I've got a sneak peek coming to you from Crafters companion..
It's some beautiful filigree dies from the Downton Abby range.. They are so pretty..
Here is my first sneak peek .. Details of shows on Hochanda  TV when I get them..

This is a card and a box I made using the ornate rectangle die set.. The papers and topper I used are from
Crafters companion magazine 9 cd rom.. 

Thank you for you visit..
Crafty hugs

Sunday, 6 March 2016

Last sneak peek

Morning all,
   Happy Mother's Day xxx
Today is my final sneak peek.. I've a few samples to share from the day of the dead launch.. 

Here is the 1st.. It's a canvas..

Using Pebeo paste, gesso, Aqua tints, Aqua markers  and gilding wax.. 

distress ink, embossing powder.. 

Distress ink, Aqua tints, Aqua markers..

Aqua tints, gilding wax, Aqua markers.. 

Sheena launches this new range on Hochanda at 10am tomorrow..
Sky 663

Thank you for your visit
Crafty hugs

Saturday, 5 March 2016

Sneak peek 4

Morning all, 
   Here is the 3rd sneak peek at the new perfect partners festival day of the dead stamps and dies.. 

Aquatints, gilding wax and embossing powder... 

Shows start Monday at 10am Hochanda Sky 663.. 

Thanks for your visit 
Crafty hugs 

Friday, 4 March 2016

Sneak peek 3

  Today id like to share another of my samples using the new DOTD perfect partner stamps and dies.. 

I had a ball playing with these.. Teenage lads (or goths like me will love these) 

Join Sheena on sky 663 Hochanda on Monday for the launch.. 

Thanks for your visit
Crafty hugs

Thursday, 3 March 2016

Sneak peek 2 Sheena's days of the dead

Morning all, 
  It's day 2 of sneaky peak time.. Here is my 2nd sample from the Sheena Douglass day of the dead perfect partners collection.. 

I actually altered the face on this stamp to look hideous (she is pretty in real life).. 
Background is Aqua tints image is coloured with Aqua markers.. 

The day of the dead launch is Monday 7th of March on HOCHANDA.. Times to be confirmed.. 
Thank you for your visit
Crafty hugs