I’m a day late sharing this card, but better late than never! The latest Cupcake Inspiration Challenge is all about creating spectacular backgrounds and I decided to have a play with alcohol inks for mine. I got my first alcohol inks in a card kit several months ago, but this is the first time I’ve … More CIC 453 | Spectacular Backgrounds | Crafty Sentiments Designs
I’ve had this design idea in my head for a while now, but only just got around to making it. It’s not entirely how I’d hoped it would be, partly as I’m dealing with some health issues following a procedure, and it’s affecting my ability to craft. But I like the card nonetheless – unfortunately … More WWC185 – Anything Goes Challenge
It’s been a little while since I last shared anything here. I’ve had some health stuff going on and hadn’t realised how much it would impact my ability to create. But I’m back, with just a quick card for now. This one is my last guest design post for Sketch Saturday. It’s been fun playing … More Sketch Saturday GDT | I Love Mew | Little Miss Muffet
We’re having a blog hop to celebrate the August release at Craftin Desert Divas! This is day two of the hop – you can find day one here and go to the beginning of day two here. There are so many cute new stamps – both digital and physical – as well as dies and … More Craftin Desert Divas August Release Blog Hop
How often do you use floral stamp sets on masculine cards? I’m guessing not very often. I don’t usually. But I thought these leafy stamps would work nicely to create a masculine Christmas card. And what better time to try it out than for our masculine anything goes challenge at Watercooler Wednesday!
I often see people asking which are better – Distress Oxides or Distress Inks. It’s not an easy thing to answer. For one thing, it’s very subjective. What you prefer to use is really up to you. It can also be very situational – sometimes the Oxides are the better choice, sometimes the Inks. And, … More TMR 92 | Wild And Free
If you saw last week’s post you’ll already be aware that I’m guest designing this month for Sketch Saturday. For this week’s sketch the challenge is sponsored by LeAnn’s World 101, which is another new-to-me digi stamp company. You can see the sketch graphic below, and be sure to head over to the challenge page … More Sketch Saturday GDT | Hello Biker | LeAnn’s World 101