(skip this paragraph if you are speed desking...)
Welcome to my space in a FREEZING Cape Town, South Africa. I am on the coast so we don't get snow on the ground, but we have some very tall mountains not so far away...about an hours drive and they have a goodly blanket of snow on them which fell this week and so the wind chill factor makes it feel like we are in the Arctic even when the sun is shining! Here we kid ourselves as a nation that it does not get that cold or even ridiculously hot...therefore we do not have central heating or double glazing nor air conditioners automatically built into our houses...and so we either freeze or fry! The only time that is normal around here is spring or autumn.
But you are not here for a weather synopsis...rather to see my desk.
I have been making samples to show my students what they can do with the techniques I am teaching this Saturday. Here are the tags they will be making and they have the instructions printed on the back for future reference. My examples are using the same techniques but with different colours, stencils and stamps to show how different it can look depending on what you use to decorate your card, art journal or scrapbook page with...