Altenew Build-A-Flower Semi-Double Crysanthemum Release Blog Hop

Hello, today I am joining the new release blog hop for Altenew. Introducing the newest Stamp and Die set from the Build-A-Flower collection, Semi-Double Chrysanthemum. To celebrate this release, Altenew is giving away a $50 gift certificate to 2 lucky winners and a $20 gift certificate to 5 winners! Please leave a comment on theContinue reading “Altenew Build-A-Flower Semi-Double Crysanthemum Release Blog Hop”

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”

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”

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”

Wooden Tree Decorations

Hello. Christmas is fast approaching and every year I make these decorations as gifts for teachers and friends. Today I made these three decorations using stamps from Time For Tea Designs. They are so simple to make and you can use any stamp to make them. To start I took wooden slices which I purchasesContinue reading “Wooden Tree Decorations”

Floral Thank You Card.

Hello. Today I am sharing a card from an Altenew class called ‘With A Twist.’ The class was all about adding a twist to your card, something different to make it stand out and get more out of products. I chose to focus on changing up the shape of my card. To start the cardContinue reading “Floral Thank You Card.”

Birthday Bouquet Card

Today I am sharing a card I made as part of the Altenew Educator Certification Programme. The class for this card was called ‘In the mood for color.’ This class is all about the moods different colours depict. I chose to use yellow as this is not a colour I would naturally gravitate towards whenContinue reading “Birthday Bouquet Card”

Cool Yule card

Hello. Today I am shring a card featuring the ‘You’re Elephantastic’ and ‘Warm Winter Wishes’ stamp sets from Tim For Tea Designs. Along with some Lawn Fawn snowballs! I started by making the background. I blended Distress Oxide inks on to a piece of white cardstock using Picket Fence Studios blendung brushes, then added someContinue reading “Cool Yule card”

Mermaid shaker card

Hello. I have been so busy with my work commitments that my crafting took a back seat for a while but I am back with a shaker card using Time For Tea Designs stamps and dies to create a shaker card. I stamped and Copic coloured images from the ‘Shell Phone’ and ‘Mermazing’ clear stampContinue reading “Mermaid shaker card”