Mementoes In Time


Decorated Chipboard Tag Album

Posted on March 31, 2020 at 4:45 AM Comments comments ()

Still on the album theme, today I am posting a quick tag album project. The last trip to Disneyland Paris at Christmas just gone was amazing! We went as an extended family after an exceptionally difficult time after losing Dad and we ...

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Decorated Chipboard Album 1

Posted on March 30, 2020 at 6:05 AM Comments comments ()

The Corona Virus thing has had one good thing come out of it for me. Basically, the website I had abandoned over the last few years  has suddenly become of great interest again. I guess the boredom of being faced with endless weeks stuck in ...

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Christmas 2017 Series - Chipboard Screen Template Display Card

Posted on December 6, 2017 at 9:15 PM Comments comments ()

At last I have got around to putting up some Christmas decorations! Actually, this year was the first year ever that I really didn't want to get involved in it all. For some reason, maybe age, maybe generally being a humbug, I just didn't want to go...

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Christmas 2017 Series - Tag Box Template Recipe Box

Posted on December 6, 2017 at 9:30 AM Comments comments ()

For today's project we are making another Christmas gift box with the Chipboard Tag Box template. The other day, we posted a project to make an unusual 'grown up' 

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Christmas 2017 Series - Tag Box Template

Posted on November 24, 2017 at 12:15 AM Comments comments ()

If you have got the Tag Box Template, featured in an earlier post, here is another project using this file. This time, I wanted to use some of the gorgeous

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Christmas 2017 Series - Tag Gift Box Advent Calendar

Posted on November 21, 2017 at 10:35 PM Comments comments ()

With December rapidly advancing, today's project is a lovely little Advent Calendar idea, using the new Tag Box Template, one of our saleable templates you can f...

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Chipboard Wheelbarrow, creating a rusted effect wheel

Posted on August 12, 2017 at 11:20 PM Comments comments ()

Today I am showing how I made the rusted effect wheel for my display wheelbarrow chipboard projects. This is a really simple technique and the effects are pretty good. There are other ways of achieving a rusted fi...

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Chipboard Wheelbarrow Creating a Faux Wood Effect

Posted on August 12, 2017 at 1:10 AM Comments comments ()

Today I am going to do a quick post about getting a faux wood effect, which you can use with the Wheelbarrow projects or other papercraft projects.

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Chipboard Wheelbarrow Instructions

Posted on August 8, 2017 at 10:00 PM Comments comments ()

Here are a set of photo instructions to make the Chipboard Wheelbarrow from the template

Carefully cut out all the pieces following the template,...

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Chipboard Template Wheelbarrow

Posted on August 7, 2017 at 3:35 AM Comments comments ()

Autumn Decorative Piece

This latest template has been a long time coming but finally all the bumps have been ironed out and I have had such fun p...

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Looks familiar

Posted on June 5, 2014 at 9:55 AM Comments comments ()

New Sizzix Window Box Bigz Die by Eileen Hull

Hmm, 3D wardrobe next?

Dress Form Chipboard Project

Posted on March 31, 2014 at 1:55 PM Comments comments ()

As readers of this blog know, my blog posts revolve around odd projects that I complete and simply want to show off.Today's project is no exception, so here is a nice little project for a rainy afternoon. Actually, this project has been hanging arou...

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Special Mum Display Card 'Happy Birthday Mum!'

Posted on May 22, 2013 at 2:20 AM Comments comments ()

I thought I would share this piece I made for my precious Mum for her birthday. She turns a rather stunning 82 tomorrow, so I wanted to give her something that she could keep up on display for a while. This project is actually ...

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Christmas Baskets - 24 Days of Christmas Extended

Posted on December 17, 2012 at 7:50 PM Comments comments ()

Our next project in our extended 24 Days of Christmas Series, uses our Chipboard Basket Template. I've painted the basket with a red acrylic and decorated it with so...

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A 'Sweet' Christmas - House and Bird Box Template

Posted on December 12, 2012 at 6:00 PM Comments comments ()

I do love gingerbread houses but to be perfectly honest, I have never successfully made one. This got me to thinking about making a chipboard one instead, so here is the result.

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Mini Accordian Book - 24 Days of Christmas Extended Project

Posted on December 9, 2012 at 8:05 PM Comments comments ()


Our 24 Days of Christmas Series has sadly come to a close but there are still a few projects waiting in the wings, that we would like to share. This will be our 'extended 24...

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Rusted Tag Project

Posted on August 17, 2012 at 9:35 PM Comments comments ()

I remembered that I hadn't posted the other 'rusted' project, which was featured in the photo gallery, so here are the details for anyone who is interested to know. Have a wonderful weekend!


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Chipboard Cake Stand and Cakes

Posted on August 9, 2012 at 11:00 PM Comments comments ()


Here are some project notes for the new Chipboard Cake Stand with cakes!


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Rusted Effect Chipboard Clipboard

Posted on August 9, 2012 at 1:50 AM Comments comments ()


I'm still having lots of fun playing around with the Twiddleybitz Rusting Powder. By adding a mixture of bleach and v...

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New Freebie - Chipboard Mini Frame

Posted on August 6, 2012 at 2:45 AM Comments comments ()

Check the Freebies page for the template to make this lovely little mini frame. Use the frame with a small photo or frame a flower or small picture. Paint...

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