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Hi. I live in Spain with my partner. I am retired and LOVE it. I love life here but I do miss my family back in the UK, two sons and three sisters and my Mum. Crafting is my life, I do something every single day. In the past it has helped me get through some bad times in my life. One such bad time was when my first grandson died aged just 14 months. He had been born 8 weeks prem but was very healthy and was growing into a beautiful, bonny boy. It was such a shock when the call came. A day never passes when I dont think of him. I am now Nanna again to grand daughter, Hollie, born July 2012, and Tess born March 2016. This is my younger son and his partner. I now have another Grandson, Noah, born Nov 2013 to my elder Son and they have 2 daughters Aurora, born March 2015 and Arabella, born August 2017. Thanks for visiting and I hope you enjoy my makes. Please leave a comment so that I know you have visited me. I love reading them all. xxxx


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Monday, 25 May 2015

Felt Flower

Good Monday Morning All

As you know, I love making flowers and here is another one made from felt after watching Sue Wilson make these on a You Tube video.

I,m sorry but I have looked through the videos and cannot find the link for it it, Basically, you fold a piece of felt in half lengthwise and snip into it from the folded edge, then start winding it to form this flower.
I hope you like it.
Wendy L

I just thought I would show you this lovely cactus that is part of the community plants outside my our door.   The flowers open up in the sunshine and go to sleep at night, isn't it gorgeous?


Wendy L


brenda said...

A very striking card Wendy. And what a pretty cactus flower.

B x

As.I.Do.Rodos. said...

A beautiful card love the colour combo. Gorgeous flowers Ginny x

Janice said...

Morning Wendy, lovely flowers all round today!! The felt one sounds easy to do, I'll have to look on YouTube for ideas. Pretty cactus flowers too. Is it a bank holiday in Spain today? Janice xxx http://createdbyjan.blogspot.com

Alison59 said...

Fabulous card Wendy and lovely flowers too :-)

Rita said...

Beautiful card Wendy and that flower looks fabulous. So pretty yo have cactus in bloom outside. Hugs Rita xxx

Elaine said...

Gorgeous Wendy love the felt flower x

Jacquie said...

Hello Wendy,

Beautiful card and flower, I shall have to give the flower a go lol! Love the cactus, the colours are gorgeous, what a welcome sight when you go out.

Love & hugs
Jacquie J xxx

KT Fit Kitty said...

Very elegant looking card and gorgeous felt flower! Your cactus looks lovely too!

Sue B said...

Oh Wow! what a gorgeous flower you've made Wendy… and love the leaves … they look so pretty against the dark background.. it's a stunning creation!
and Wow… the cactus is really beautiful… what a beautiful display of blooms! :-)
hope you're having a good weekend!
Big hugs, Sue B xx

Lorraine said...

A fabulous card and gorgeous flowers.
Lorraine x

karenlotty said...

Fab card I've looked at Sue's fold over fliwer dies because I like the resulting flower but just know that I'd get in a right old state trying to stick it all etc What an exotic plant and right outside your door Lucky you

pam said...

Wonderful card Wendy, beautiful felt flower, did Sue fetch a die out to create a flower like this?.. not that it`s needed when you can make one like this without a die.
Beautiful flowers on the Cacti.
Pam x

Bunny said...

This is a simply elegant card. I love the die cuts that you used. Happy 6th.


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