Our new Merry Monday challenge this week is very apt, given how the weather has been here in Helsinki recently. Nina is asking for snow on our Christmas cards. I decided to try out a technique I’ve not used before to create the background for my little snowy area. It was fun to do something … More Snow Cling – MM 274
It’s time for the first Cupcake Inspirations Challenge of the year. You may have already noticed something different – the challenge now goes live on Monday rather than Sunday. We are also now a fortnightly challenge so you will have more time to play along. As a result the DT members who have stayed on … More Snowy Woods – CIC 437
Time for a new Incy Wincy Designs challenge! This time we’re looking for metallics – the challenge is to use silver or gold, or both. I mostly went with silver, but did use a little gold too. Our sponsor for this challenge is Fabrika Fantasy who are offering a generous prize of three images to one … More Merriest Sheep – IWD Dec 4-Dec 15
This week at Merry Monday Colleen has a fun challenge for us, inspired by a pretty inspiration image. She’s asking us to use green and blue on our products, along with white, silver or vellum. I took inspiration from the baubles in the image to create this card.
When I sat down to make this card I was thinking “I’ll just do something quick.” Well, funnily enough… that’s not what happened. I didn’t have a plan in mind beyond a “thanks” theme, for the latest Cupcake Inspiration Challenge, and quickly came up with the idea of using a background stamp in combination with … More Thankful Flowers – CIC 432
Yesterday was release day at Mari Ko Creations. Being on the release Design Team means that I am able to play with some of the new release before it is available to the public, allowing me to show you examples of some of the fun new stamps. This card uses the new “Fox and His … More Christmas Fox – Mari Ko Creations Mid-November 2017 Release
It’s my second challenge as a member of The Male Room Design Team and our theme this time is paper piecing. It’s a technique I’ve played with a few times, and I always seem to end up making it fiddlier than it needs to be. There are two different approaches to paper piecing, and I … More Paper Pieced Elephant – TMR 73