Watercooler Wednesday Challenge #142 – Charlotte’s “All About Christmas” Challenge

This week at the Watercooler I’m hosting the challenge! It’s my first time hosting, which is very exciting for me. We’re all about Christmas this week, and I decided to make something with plenty of sparkle! (This is my second post of the day! Click here to see my debut DT post for The Male … More Watercooler Wednesday Challenge #142 – Charlotte’s “All About Christmas” Challenge

GIVEAWAY – North Pole Penguins (With Video) – MM 258

Another new week means another Merry Monday challenge! This week it’s Colleen’s turn to host a challenge and she is looking for cards that have a penguin on them. I actually have a couple of different penguin stamps but I decided to use the ones from The Cat’s Pajamas for one particular reason – I’m … More GIVEAWAY – North Pole Penguins (With Video) – MM 258

Cold Noses Warm Hearts

This card was one of the more time-consuming ones I have made because I had to wait for the paint to dry between layers. It makes a change for me to do proper watercolour painting – usually when I watercolour I use watercolour pencils. It was certainly a nice change doing it this way!

Cute Winter Walk

I had the idea for this card several days ago and had been itching to get on with making it. I knew it would not be a quick process to create. In fact, part way through the creation I decided that this would not be a card that I’d ever send out – I’m going … More Cute Winter Walk

Out In The Cold

I decided to have another go at watercolouring my snow couple stamp. This time it went much better, although still not quite how I was hoping it to be. I think my biggest problem is lack of patience, or perhaps lack of time which I suppose causes me to be impatient!

Snowy Sunrise

This was supposed to be a quick and easy one layer card. But then of course everything went wrong, I started over and switched to doing paper piecing, and the resulting card took me quite a long time. A couple of hours, in fact. Not how I’d planned on it going!