A Stunning, Super Quick Make!

Hello! Another Creative Fingers Challenge is now underway, with sponsor Tindaloo joining in. I love her images, especially the zentangle ones! I just wish I had time to make something with them for my inspiration. Sadly, this time, that just wasn't to be. I had to make a really quick birthday card so I decided … Continue reading A Stunning, Super Quick Make!

Charming Dahlias

Hello! Today sees the start of the May A Perfect Time To Craft Challenge and, this month, I've created a relatively quick digital design using the Dahlia Garden digital set from sponsor, Fred She Said. I decided to create my card front on my phone, using the Adobe Express: Graphic Design free app. I just … Continue reading Charming Dahlias

Big, Bold and Blue

Hello! Today, for the start of the latest Creative Fingers Challenge, I've created a masculine card using lots of die cutting. Sticking with a blue and white theme, I used an old set of Stitched Diamond Layering Cover Dies (no longer available) that I've had lying around and never got around to using. I cut … Continue reading Big, Bold and Blue

Hello Cockie!

Hello! It's the start of another Creative Fingers Challenge and I'm sponsoring! Woo-hoo! I create easy to use digital elements and recently started making them available over on the CraftsÜprint website. I've always dabbled in digital design and used it in my cardmaking and papercraft and now I share my simple to use creations for … Continue reading Hello Cockie!

Mandala Magic!

Hello! It's great to feel back to my old crafting self! The last card I made and posted this morning was definitely a great way to get my mojo back. For my secind post of the day, I'm sharing my inspiration for the latest Creative Fingers Challenge, sponsored by Tindaloo. This card started off as … Continue reading Mandala Magic!

Tropical Thanks

Hello! I've had a horrid time recently with illness and I haven't been up to crafting for weeks. While it was lovely to finally feel well enough to sit at the craft table, I felt like I'd completely lost my mojo. I decided to try and get back into the swing of things by playing … Continue reading Tropical Thanks

Oriental Butterflies

Hello! Today I'm sharing my inspiration for the February instalment of A Perfect Time To Craft Challenge. This month, we have the awesome CraftsÜprint as our sponsor and they have provided some beautiful kits and digital stamps as our prizes. I used the Oriental Butterflies topper page to create a stunning 5"×7" card. This kit … Continue reading Oriental Butterflies

Shifting Gear!

Hello! Today I have another reasonably quick make for the start of the latest Creative Fingers Challenge. It's approaching my old school buddy's birthday and I love to create something especially personal for her. But first, a little back story regarding the sentiment I've included. One day, on our lunch break at school, we were … Continue reading Shifting Gear!

From Start To Finish in Under 15 Minutes, A Step By Step Guide To Using Avery Design & Print Software.

Hello and Happy New Year! I almost didn't get a chance to join in with Creative Fingers Challenge this week. I just couldn't find the time to sit in the craft room and enjoy myself. So, instead of trying to rearrange my time to make something using a traditional handmade card method, I turned on … Continue reading From Start To Finish in Under 15 Minutes, A Step By Step Guide To Using Avery Design & Print Software.

Buffalo Plaid Inspirations, Cards 15 and 16, Personal Christmas Card Challenge 2021

Hello! Merry Christmas! Today I'm sharing my final two cards in my Personal Christmas Card Challenge, a challenge to see how many different ways I can use a seasonal looking background to create my Christmas cards. These cards were inspired by the red and black buffalo print often used in Christmas cards and were really … Continue reading Buffalo Plaid Inspirations, Cards 15 and 16, Personal Christmas Card Challenge 2021

Gnomes For The Holidays, Card 14, Personal Christmas Card Challenge 2021

Hello! Today I'm sharing my fourteenth card in my Personal Christmas Card Challenge, a challenge to see how many different ways I can use a seasonal looking background to create my Christmas cards. This card uses the Enchanted Garden Stamp set by Apple Blossom that was available with a magazine quite some time ago. This … Continue reading Gnomes For The Holidays, Card 14, Personal Christmas Card Challenge 2021

A Monster of A Christmas, Card 13, Personal Christmas Card Challenge 2021

Hello! Today I'm sharing my thirteenth card in my Personal Christmas Card Challenge, a challenge to see how many different ways I can use a seasonal looking background to create my Christmas cards. For this card, I've stamped and coloured the yeti monsters from the My Favorite Things Beast Friends Stamp Set (retired) and the … Continue reading A Monster of A Christmas, Card 13, Personal Christmas Card Challenge 2021