There’s a new challenge starting at The Male Room. We’re starting the year of simply with an anything goes challenge to get you in the mood for creating your masculine cards. If you’re after a bit more guidance though we have an optional twist of beverages, and the design team has plenty of inspiration for … More TMR 102 | Awesome Bubbles | Anything Goes and Optional: Beverages
It’s time for the very first Cupcake Inspiration Challenge of the year! We’re kicking off 2019 with a “something new” theme, which is open to interpreting however you like. Maybe you’d like to use a new crafty product, play with a new technique, or just make a new-something card – new year, new home, new … More CIC 461 | DIY Glitter Paste | Something New | Sparkle N Sprinkle
I’m very happy to be participating in the Kat Scrappiness blog hop to benefit Coffee Oasis. Coffee Oasis is an organisation in Washington State that helps youth, with a number of programs including for drug abuse, homelessness, violence and poverty. You can read more about the program here. The purpose of this hop is to … More Blog Hop for Coffee Oasis
With less than a month to go until Christmas I imagine that this week’s Watercooler Wednesday Challenge will be a popular one. We’re all about holidays! And though the team has focused on Christmas, that doesn’t have to be what you create for. Maybe you’ll decide to make a New Year card, or get a head … More WWC198 – Gail’s “All About Holidays” Challenge
This week at Craftin Desert Divas we’re focusing on creating interactive cards. There are may different kinds of interactive cards – box cards and popup cards, waterfalls and sliders, and of course shakers. For this blog post I created a wintry double shaker card.
It’s time for our All About Occasions challenge at Watercooler Wednesday. I chose to make a Christmas card for this challenge, and it’s actually my second Christmas card that I’m sharing today! You can find the first here. I didn’t realise when I started that this was what I would end up making. In fact … More WWC196 – Heidi’s “All About Occasions” Challenge
I’m doing double-duty again this week, and combining my design team project for Watercooler Wednesday with using elements of a kit from my back log. Our theme for the challenge this week is anything goes, and I decided to use the Simon Says Stamp July card kit and demonstrate some different ways of using dies.
Yes, you read that year correctly! This time last year I bought the Stamptember exclusive card kit from Simon Says Stamp, but never got around to making with it. Now that it’s Stamptember again I thought it was a good time to go ahead and use it. Of course the kit is no longer available, … More 10 Cards 1 Kit – SSS Card Kit Stamptember 2017 (With Video)
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
I love to find ways to stretch my supplies. Whether it’s using tree dies to make a bird, or sentiment stamps for colouring, it’s fun to work out alternative uses for things. For this card I thought I would use my Mermaid Scale stencil to create some abstract waves.