Sunday, 14 July 2013

You are my sunshine...

Do Crafts for a while now have been bringing out lots of soft crafting materials, so there are different types of material etc to go with the ranges they launch.
Now I have used them to make toys and bags etc but this time I wanted to do something different with them, this time I wanted to show all our traditional papercrafters that you can design and create with the material as if it was paper on a lot of projects - the material gives your project a very tactile approach though. I love it!
I had so much fun creating this project last night that I got a bit carried away and didn't go to bed until 2am! But I think it was worth every minute....
Here is the canvas that I created, it's an 8x8...
 And here are some close ups for you to see.......

I love the finished project.... I will take it to my demos for the rest of this loop so that you can see it if you are there.
Have a go at creating something with fabric, I'd love to see what you come up with - and if you use Do Crafts fabrics, make sure you pop on over to their facebook page and share it with them as well.

Whatever you are up to today, have a great day.......
Nikki x


  1. Absolutely brilliant Nikki, lovely bright colours and gorgeous design - very clever

  2. Nikki, this is just gorgeous! Screaming summer & sunshine!
    Dawn xx

  3. Wow!!
    Stunning project
    hoppity x

  4. Love your canvas - great project.

  5. stunning,beautiful work,well done. sue xx

  6. Wonderful work, fabulous design, love it!!
    P x

  7. Great, love the bright letters too.

  8. What a fabulous summery piece of work!

  9. Great piece of work, the only thing that keeps me awake till that time is

  10. This is such a lovely summery card. And you added so many beautiful details. A really unusual project.
    Heike xx

  11. A gorgeous canvas Nikki. So much detail and lots of fabulous textures.

  12. Gorgeous creation, so summery. Love it.
    Anne x

  13. Fabulous project i love the fabrics :)

  14. Fab project, love those crocheted flowers. Maddy x

  15. Wow what stunning work Nikki, love all your detail & design. Colours are stunning, so cheerful xxx

  16. Wow - this is fabulous Nikki. I love it.
    Chris x

  17. Wow, love this Nikki! Looking forward to seeing more of this style, you have it nailed! Jill x

  18. Nikki this is gorgeous so much summery goodness to look at love it xx

  19. great canvas love the embellishments especially the crotchet and felt -sorry late hopping been in bed ill
    carol xflowers

  20. This is so lovely! Very bright and cheerful, and I love the crotchet flowers! xx


Thank you for taking the time to visit my blog and for leaving a comment.
All comments are read and appreciated.
Happy crafting x