I craft on a budget and so I don’t have anywhere near the amount of supplies as many of my peers in this crafting community. Nonetheless I still manage to fall into the trap of having new crafty goodies that sit for ages without being used. The idea behind this stashbusters series to make use … More Stashbusters | Pizza Loving Puppy Birthday
I’ve been doing some pet sitting work recently, and when one of the jobs finished I wanted to make a quick card to give to the owner as a thank you for choosing me for the task. I decided to take the opportunity at the same time to play with a new product I got … More Embossing With Dies | Meow Cat
Some of you may know that I’ve got quite behind on my creating since been ill a month or two ago. I’m catching up as quickly as I can, and one way to help with that is to combine some of the things I want to do. Today I’m combining three – this post and … More Using Natural Elements | Monday Makes/CIC 457/LFL October Kit
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
Anyone else surprised by how quickly Wednesday has come around this week? I think being away at the weekend messed with my perception of days! Nonetheless it is Wednesday, which means it’s time for a new Watercooler Wednesday challenge. This week we are looking for feminine projects.
We have a new challenge starting at The Male Room today! We’re looking for cards involving gardening in some capacity. As soon as I saw this prompt I thought of the What’s Up Gnomie? stamp set from The Cat’s Pajamas and knew I had to use that for it. This is what I came up … More Garden Gnome – TMR 86
If you follow my blog you’ll know that ‘not a card’ challenges are ones I struggle with. Well, the new challenge at Incy Wincy Designs is one for me to struggle with! This time around we’re looking for ATCs, tags or bookmarks. I decided to go with a tag because I got a whole bunch … More Kitty Birthday Tag – IWD ATC, TAG or BOOKMARK