It’s definitely feeling autumnal here in Finland, with the leaves turning. When it’s sunny the colours are lovely, though I must say the dreary rainy days aren’t my favourite. Winter will be here soon though, and we did already have a little snow, not that it lasted. Anyway the point of this rambling is that … More Turnabout Leaves | Thankful Grateful Blessed Hop
Finally I have managed to create something this month for the Marvelous Monday Crafting Crew! Due to the issues last week with my camera, plus the ongoing issues with my hand and wrist, I feel like I’m running behind on everything! It took a little bit of rushing but I did manage to get this … More Mass Produced Slimline Cards | SheetLoad of Cards | Marvelous Monday Crafting Crew
This is one of two hops I’m participating in today. If you’re looking for the Power Of Practice hop, you can find that here. This card is for the Autumn Inspiration YouTube hop, the theme of which is Autumn and hope, and I chose to make an Autumnal encouragement card, taking inspiration from some previous … More See-Through Die Cut Card | Autumn Inspirational Hop
I was lucky enough to be the winner of the July challenge over at Cards Und More, which meant I was invited to guest design with them this month! If you’re not familiar with them Cards Und More is a craft shop in Germany, and they hold a monthly challenge with a mood board to … More Autumn Thanks | Cards Und More Guest Designer
The crafting community is full of talented creators, whether on YouTube, Instagram, Pinterest or blogs. There’s so much to be inspired by. Which is why I jumped at the chance to collaborate with the lovely Karen Hasheck. We are each looking at the other’s Instagram are choosing a card to C.A.S.E.
School is still in session over at MFT. I’m racing to get my last couple of projects in before the school closes. This card is for day four, which is ‘ombre’. (You can see day one here, day two here, and day three here.) I had a few different ideas in mind when trying to … More Monochromatic Ombre Florals from Snippets | MFT Summer School Submission – Ombre
School is still in session over at MFT. I seem to be falling further and further behind, but playing along today with day three which is ‘symmetry’. (You can see day one here and day two here.) I thought a gatefold design would be ideal for a symmetrical card, and decided to make a get … More Gatefold Get Well Card | MFT Summer School Submission – Symmetry
School is still in session over at MFT. I’m a little behind but playing along today with day 2 which is ‘rainbow’, which is always a fun theme! I decided to use up a load of snippets to create the rainbow on my design. I actually had this made a few days ago and had … More Scraps to Fab Card | MFT Summer School Submission – Rainbow
There’s a new challenge starting at The Male Room. The theme this time around is Use Die Cuts, and I was tempted just to recreate my card from last time!! Okay, not really, but it would have worked just as well for this challenge. You can see it here.
There’s a sketch challenge starting today at The Male Room. When I sat down to create this card I had no idea what I was going to do, but after some thought I came up with a quite literal interpretation of the sketch which was entirely made of snippets.