About Blackbutterfly Cards

I started making cards for pleasure in 2007, and quickly found my home was becoming swamped by cards everywhere. I decided to put some of them up for sale on a webpage in an effort to recoup some of the costs of my hobby. I called the webpage Blackbutterfly Handcrafted Cards, and it can be found at http://www.blackbutterfly2007.co.uk/

I try to take my cards to a couple of table sales or craft fairs a year, but make my cards mainly for friends and family. I would love the website sales to take off, as I nowhere near cover the costs involved in this all absorbing hobby, but for me the main thing is the pleasure I have in making my cards.
Recently I have decided to expand my blog to cover my other interests too. It's a sort of substitute for going to work and chatting to people, as due to ill health I was unable to work, and since the beginning of 2014 I am officially a pensioner.
Although I'll still show my cards, I'll also be covering my other interests and how I attempt to make ends meet day by day.

In fact anything that crosses my mind will be on here, so be prepared for waffle and a wasted five minutes as you read.
Make coffee and settle in, why don't you?

Saturday, June 29, 2013

Still Holding My Breath...........

I'm still waiting to see if my move will go through. I've started to pack my books and dvd's into boxes, but I'm a bit scared that I may be tempting fate by doing so. I just wish I knew what was going to happen. Do the relevant Housing Associations have no idea what they are putting me through...............??  *sighs*......and would they care if they did?


  1. Hi Lynne, I so hope that things work out - I'm sending positive vibes your way!


  2. Any news? I do hope that your move goes through and you have a wonderful new home.

    Sft x