I hope you enjoy my extra special blog from Scotch Lodge Farm and Craft Shop. A mixture of inside and outdoor living. My farming lifestyle, my great shop, my beautiful garden, and my wonderful family........creating the dream with a little help from my faeries.

Tuesday, 26 June 2012


Sam has decorated this Craftwork Cards chipboard scrapbook. What a wonderful book for the children to make a record of thier chickens in.

Products used:
  1. Craftwork Cards scrapbook album
  2. Imaginariun Designs chipboard "Friends"
  3. Woodware feathers
  4. Sams own stash die
  5. Sams own stash Stamp
  6. Creative Expressions twine
  7. Acrylic paints
  8. PVA glue
  9. Ultra thick embossing powder
  10. Silver dabber

Sunday, 24 June 2012

Butterfly wishes card

8x8 any occasion card

Great I can finally upload the photos. What happened you ask.......frankly I have no idea!!
I seem to be quite often computer challenged.
 Here I have used Core'dinations a Creative Expressions embossing folder, Spellbinder dies a Prima Marketing butterfly and May Arts ribbon

Tuesday, 19 June 2012

Craft Day demos

Finally a nice bit of sun!
A super day on Saturday, lovely to see everyone and a big thankyou to Sam who demonstrated all day.
Isobel's cards used: The Grand Calibur, Spellbinders dies. Core'dinations, and sanding block. Kanban toppers and card. Prima Marketing borders, butterflies and flowers. May Arts ribbon.

(will have to post other photos tomorrow they wont upload!!!)

Saturday, 16 June 2012

Craft Day

I really must try harder......................it's been 10 days since my last post here and with Craft Day later today there are some great offers. today we have our 20 % off all craft and gifts. Demos start at 11am and will run all day.
The 100 give away is running until the middle of next month with all of our toppers and Claritystamps at half price. Peeloffs are selling at 10 for £4.00.
The new Bo Bunny, Pink Paisley and Prima stock arrived yesterday and there are lots of fab goodies to see. We also have the latest Tim Holtz pads and great new 12 x 12 sheets from Crafters Companion that are a dream to work with.
The new Graphic 45 pads will be shipping at the end of next week and hopefully the elusive Prima Shabby Chic birdhouses will be back in stock.

Wednesday, 6 June 2012

The 100 give away!!!

We now have 98 likes on our "Scotch Lodge Farm and Craft Shop" facebook page so as a thankyou to all our followers when we get to 100 I will announce a great big give away open to all, shop customers and mail order alike (international included). So keep looking and lets hope its soon!!!

Tuesday, 5 June 2012

Isobel's Saturday class 9th June

9th June is not only Fish Day but also Isobel's Saturday craft class 11 till 3 (ish). We will be making a petty mini album this week. To book Please call Isobel on 01604 810910. Please arrive in plenty of time so we can start at 11 prompt as we have lot to get through.
You will have a kit and instructions.
You will get:
6 no x 12x12 double sided patterned paper for the pages
8 no x 12x12 double sided patterned paper for the hinges and matting and layering
2 no x 12x12 double sided patterned paper for the front and back cover
1 no x 12x12 brown card for the front and back cover
8 no x 12x12 different colour cardstock
6 no x doileys
Flowers for colouring
Wooden embellishments
A sheet of gems
Assorted coloured ribbon

You will also need double sided tape, a glue tape runner (optional) and some pinflair. A border punch that you like and a corner punch. Basic tools include...... Craft mat (preferably large), a craft knife, sisscors, ruler 18", pencil, a score tool or bone folder tool ( you do not need a score board ), some chalks, kitchen towel and cheap basics paper for chalking on.

With this mini album you will have:
24 page sides
A minimum of 44 tags for photos or decorating
A minimum of 23 journaling tags for your pages
Front and back pockets for tags or other.
These kits can be purchased from Isobel.
Products used:
Kanban.....card and gems
Fancy's Floral....double sided paper
Creative Expressions....chalks
Hunkydory....double sided tape
Crafters Companion....glue tape runner
Kars....border punch and wooden embellishments
SCS (Finedon)....doileys
Martha Stewart...corner punch
Pat (Northampton) with her beautiful flower