Altenew 7th Anniversary Blog Hop Day 4 + Giveaway

Hello, today I am delighted to be joining Altenew in a blog hop to celebrate their 7th Birthday. You should have arrived here from Seeka Altenew was one of the first companies I discovered when I first found a love of stamping. Altenew stamps are so unique and with such inclusive and special sentiments thereContinue reading “Altenew 7th Anniversary Blog Hop Day 4 + Giveaway”

Altenew Educators Blog Hop

Hello. Today I am taking part in the Altenew Educators blog hop Altenew is giving away a $20 gift certificate to 5 lucky winners! Please leave a comment on the Altenew Card Blog for a chance to win. We’ll also draw a winner to receive a $15 Altenew gift certificate from the comments left onContinue reading “Altenew Educators Blog Hop”

Beautiful inside and out card

Hello. I hope you are staying safe and well. Today I am joining a fun hop where all of us Educators will be sharing our love for Altenew through our handmade creations! The hop starts from @altenewllc. Altenew is giving away a $20 gift certificate to 5 lucky winners! For a chance to win, pleaseContinue reading “Beautiful inside and out card”

Rainbow encouragement card

Hello and Happy New Year to you. Today I am sharing a bright rainbow encouragement card. I love making inky backgrounds the result is different every time and you never know what you will get. Just have fun and enjoy the process and you get some wonderful results. To start my card I took aContinue reading “Rainbow encouragement card”

Penguin scene bridge card

Hello. Today I am sharing a sneak peek of the upcoming new release from Time For Tea Designs. To start the card I die cut pieces from the Display Card Builder die set on thick white card stock. I used Distress Oxide and blender brushes to add ink to the pieces of card and addedContinue reading “Penguin scene bridge card”

Slimline Thank You Card

Hello. Today I am sharing a card I made for Time For Tea Designs. To start my card I die cut two slimline card panels using a die from the slimline circle trio die set. Using the first panel I blended Distress Oxide inks in Carved Pumpkin, Mustard Seed and Picked Raspberry using a blendingContinue reading “Slimline Thank You Card”

Altenew workshop

Hello I hope you are staying safe and well. Today I wanted to share how I hosted an online class as part of my Altenew Educator Certification Programme. This is the final challenge for the level 3 AECP which is to host a workshop creating three cards. Normally this would be in person but dueContinue reading “Altenew workshop”

Halloween shaker card

Hello. Today I am sharing a card for Time For Tea Designs, using the new release Halloween dies. To start the card I die cut an A6 card panel and blended Distress Oxide inks in wilted violet, picked raspberry and carved pumpkin over this. I added splatters of metallic watercolour for some texture and interest.Continue reading “Halloween shaker card”

Hooray autumnal card

Hello. Today I am sharing a card with an autumnal rainbow for Time For Tea Designs. To start the card I cut two rectangle card panels. To make the background panel I selected Distress Oxide inks in a rainbow of autumn shades and blended them across my card. I then took the Hooray die andContinue reading “Hooray autumnal card”

Cardmaking with Chalkola paint markers.

Hello I hope you are staying safe and well. The people at Chalkola kindly gifted me a set of their Acrylic paint markers to try. They have also given me a discunt code for you to use if yu like the product and would like to purchase from chalkola.com I have a youtube video toContinue reading “Cardmaking with Chalkola paint markers.”