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”

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”

Unity In Diversity. Paper Crafters Unite Against Racism.

Hello today I am sharing a card using a wonderful stamp set from Altenew called Better Together. Perfect during these challenging times we are currently facing. Justine Hovey invited crafters to take part in an instagram hop to unite us and show our support for the never ending fight for equality all over the world.Continue reading “Unity In Diversity. Paper Crafters Unite Against Racism.”

Thanks Friend Card

Hello. Today I am sharing a card I made as part of the Altenew Educator Certification Programme. The class was all about sentiments. I learnt lots about placement of sentiments and loved the look of stamping sentiments in different colours. To start the card I stamped a large floral image and some leaves from theContinue reading “Thanks Friend Card”

Dream Big Card

Hello. Today I am sharing a card for Time For Tea Designs featuring some of the brand new release. To start the card I used a blender brush and Distress Oxide Inks. I blended Wild Honey directly on to my A6 card base. I then took a piece of white A6 sized card and appliedContinue reading “Dream Big Card”

Watercolour Thanks Card

Hello. Today I am sharing a card I made as part of the Altenew Educator Certification Programme. This card was made as part of the ‘artists watercolor 101 for paper crafters’ class. The class was all about watercolour techniques and how to get the best results. I love watercolour and I don’t get my paintsContinue reading “Watercolour Thanks Card”

Floral One Layer Birthday card

Hello. I hope you are all well and staying safe and well during these difficult times we are facing. Today I am sharing a card I made for the One Layer Wonders class from Altenew Academy. The class was led by the amazing Kelly Latevola. One of my favourite crafters. She is an amazing colouristContinue reading “Floral One Layer Birthday card”

Altenew Academy level 2 challenge.

Hello. Today I am sharing four cards and a gift box I made for the Altenew Educator Certification Programme level 2 challenge. The specifications for this challenge were to make four masculine cards, one for each category- Birthday, Anniversary, Thinking Of You and Encouragement. Alongside this make an upcycled project. The focus should be onContinue reading “Altenew Academy level 2 challenge.”

Hamster Happy Birthday Card

Hello. Today I am sharing a card featuring the Hoory Hamsters from Time for Tea Designs. To start the card I took the little seeds stamp and used the Wow embossing pad to stamp the image randomly on my card panel. I then covered them in white embossing powder and heat set with my heatContinue reading “Hamster Happy Birthday Card”

One Layer Scene Card

Hello. Today I am sharing a one layer card using stamps from Altenew. This card is part of the Altenew AECP. The class was all about masking. This is a technique I love to use to make one layer cards. To start the card I arranged my stamps on my card panel of Neenah 80lbContinue reading “One Layer Scene Card”