There was more than one occasion making this card that I really thought I had ruined it. I initially started working on it in a few spare minutes before I left for work, but for some reason when I got home I kept putting off getting it done. In the end it was quite late … More Merry & Bright Penguins
I enjoy making scene cards. Often when I make them they have a fair bit of dimension to them, as the different layers are popped up on top of each other. Today I took a different approach. Despite the appearance of dimension this card is completely flat, all thanks to the inlay die cutting technique.
I have a second card to share with you today! This one is a bit simpler and was fairly quick to make. Perhaps quicker than it should have been – I ended up rushing it a little because time was getting away from me! And now I have to hurry with this blog post too…
A couple of days ago I mentioned that I had, unusually for me, started working on a card and then set it aside to make a different one instead. This is that card! I’d done all the colouring and stamping, but wasn’t sure what else I wanted to do with it. Today I got it … More Balloon Hugs
When I made this card I had two things in mind. The first was that I wanted to play with my new markers – alcohol and watercolour – and the second was that I wanted to use Crafty Ola‘s Kit of the Month for August, which is called “Sail With Me“.
This is my last card post for a little while. We’re going to visit my family in England for a couple of weeks, with a wedding in the middle of it. I was hoping to take some craft supplies with me so that I could get at least a few cards made whilst we’re … More Relaxing Birthday – SSS Hello Summer Card Kit
Not really the best picture I’ve taken, but it was the only one I managed to get today… Really, it doesn’t do the view justice. The sky was so pretty when I took this picture – burning red and soft purple in stripes across the bright blue. Really quite stunning. Didn’t come out on camera … More Photo-A-Day: December 12th