I really love using vellum on cards. Whether it’s to add a sentiment without covering too much of the background, to give a fun soft background, or even to add a little extra something to help pop the focal image, as on this card. So when I learned that the latest challenge at The Male … More Kitty Love – TMR 74
Have you checked out the new release from Mari Ko yet? If not, you should! The mid-November release is full of sweet images. This is my second card featuring images from this release – you can find the first card here. I couldn’t resist making an interactive card for this one!
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
Time for another Watercooler Wednesday challenge. This time Judy is hosting, and our theme is anything masculine. I decided to share the card I made for my father-in-law for Father’s Day, which was on Sunday. I’ve been ill for the past week (initially treated as maybe bacterial pneumonia, now investigating my heart to be safe, … More Watercooler Wednesday Challenge #145 – Judy’s Masculine “Anything Goes” Challenge
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
This post has been a long time in the works! I’d hoped to get it shared ages ago, but between a very busy time at work and being unwell I haven’t had time to get it finished. I finally did though, and I’m managing to share it with you before the end of Halloween. Just. … More 10 Cards 1 Kit – SSS Card Kit Halloween 2017 (With Video)
It’s time for another Cupcake Inspirations challenge! This week we have a colour palette to play with – orange, green and brown. These colours would work wonderfully for any last-minute Halloween cards you might want to make, but are also great for Autumnal cards of any kind. I went with the latter for my card. … More Autumn Thanks – CIC 429