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
For the newest challenge at Incy Wincy Designs we have a fun sketch to play with. I turned mine around, and swapped the oval to a circle as I don’t have any oval dies. This challenge is sponsored by All Dressed Up (who provided the image I used on my card) and Ppinky Dolls, who … More Hello Mermaid – IWD Nov 20-Dec 4
This week at Watercooler Wednesdays Heidi is hosting our challenge, which is an anything masculine goes challenge. I made this birthday card a few weeks ago and hadn’t been very happy with it at the time. But as I was thinking about what to do for this challenge I came across the card again. Having … More Watercooler Wednesday Challenge 141 – Heidi’s Masculine “Anything Goes” Challenge
Yesterday was World Cardmaking Day! I know I didn’t share any cards on the blog, but that doesn’t mean I wasn’t busy making cards in the time I had available. I noticed that MFT is running a series of challenges for the day, and decided to join in. I don’t yet have any MFT products … More World Cardmaking Day Creations
I’ve been thinking a lot lately about creating more scene backgrounds. I like putting together scenes but when it comes to creating the backgrounds my brain goes a bit blank. I want to do it, but I’m not sure where to start! I experimented a bit with this card, though I kept the scene itself … More Yappy Day
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.
It’s a new week and that means is the start of a new Merry Monday challenge! This week Sue is hosting and she’s asked us to create a card with a tag on it, with texture, bling and die cuts involved! This was a challenge for me as I usually lean towards clean and simple designs, and … More Blue and Gold Christmas – MM 257