I’m participating in a Christmas in July hop today! (Actually I’m late sharing this blog, so if you follow me on YouTube you may have seen this already!) If you’re looking to get an early start on your holiday cards and are after some ideas then be sure to join us over on YouTube and … More Alcohol Inks On Vellum | Christmas In July Hop | Video
When I set about trying to think of ideas for my 10 cards 1 kit video with the April Simon Says Stamp card kit my focus was on the stamps, and I managed to come up with ten one layer cards using only the stamp set. You can see that here. (I’ve also made a … More Patterned Paper Cards | SSS Card Kit April 2019 | Video
The pets challenge at Cupcake Inspirations is now halfway through, and I have another card to inspire you if you haven’t entered yet. We’ve had some fabulous entries so far, and remember you can enter up to three times. The more you enter the more chance you have of winning the prize, which this time … More Hello Doggy (With Video) – CIC 441 Reminder
My New Year’s Resolution of getting my card kit videos done in the month that the kits are for has not started off well. A number of technical issues resulted in my YouTube channel taken a slight hiatus. I’m getting back to the videos now, but to avoid putting off the January Card Kit any … More 10 Cards 1 Kit – Simon Says Stamp Card Kit January 2018
This week at Watercooler Wednesday we’re all about Christmas. I decided I wanted to use up some of the pieces of cling wrap painting I did recently, and played around for a little while trying to work out exactly what I wanted to do with it. This is what I came up with in the end.
Lately it seems I’ve mostly only been posting when it is for one of my Design Teams. There are the odd exceptions, but generally it does seem to be the case. I think it’s because in my mind the DT work is compulsory, and posting the rest of the time is optional. However, I do … More Shimmer Flower
It’s very rare for me to make a card that doesn’t have any stamping on it, but that’s exactly what I did today! I had the idea for this card and really wanted to let the strip from the die cuts take centre stage.
I feel like it’s been a long time since I last made a shaker card. Checking through my archives though it looks like I made one last month, which is actually not that long ago… In any case, the idea I had for this card seemed perfect for a shaker, so I went ahead and … More Forever Shaker
Today’s card doesn’t have any stamping. That’s quite unusual for my cards, though it’s not the first time. I generally don’t like to have cards without sentiments, and as I have very few word dies adding a sentiment usually requires stamping. This time I felt that stamping a sentiment wouldn’t be right for the card, … More Amongst The Foliage
Here’s a card I made on Saturday, during my brief time at home. I did not look at my challenge list before making it but did have a vague idea of some of the challenges I thought I’d use this for, and decided to include some more once I was able to see the list. … More Forever Butterfly