Grinning, with guest designer Adam Karle

Hello everyone, sharing a fun and sassy Cheshire Cat by Dr. Digi’s House of Stamps, this month's sponsor at A Perfect Time to Craft Challenge Blog. This cat’s smile tells you he is the mouse’s “best friend”. I love when the card only needs a little paper layering to enhance the focal image. I hope … Continue reading Grinning, with guest designer Adam Karle

Going Potty At A Perfect Time To Craft!

Hello! It's the start of the June A Perfect Time To Craft Challenge and this month, we have the ever comical Dr. Digi as our sponsor! I just love his images and the lighthearted tone they bring to crafting. For my inspiration I've chosen to use one of Dr. Digi's colored images. The Toolshed Ted … Continue reading Going Potty At A Perfect Time To Craft!

Easy Foiled Die Cuts

Hello! We've been given some creative freedom for the latest Creative Fingers Challenge so I decided to do some die cutting and foiling. I love foiling but I'm a little lazy at times when it comes to dragging out my Minc machine. There are several different methods to add foil to your die cut projects … Continue reading Easy Foiled Die Cuts

Easy Metallic Look Ink Blending

Hello! My second post for today is for the start of another Creative Fingers Challenge, this time sponsored by Bugaboo. While most of Bugaboo's images are cheeky, and sometimes a little naughty, there are some really sweet images as well. I loved the look of this Flower Tree silhouette and thought it would be great … Continue reading Easy Metallic Look Ink Blending

Feeling Better with Guest Designer, Adam Karle

Adam here sharing a card for A Perfect Time To Craft Open Challenge Blog. I made it with a digital image from one of our sponsors, Fred She Said The Store. I love this African Violet image and chose to make the card using the actual shape as the card. It is a perfect card … Continue reading Feeling Better with Guest Designer, Adam Karle

Magnolias For Mother

Hello! It's the start of the May A Perfect Time To Craft Challenge and this month, we have two sponsors, Fred She Said and Artsystamper Digitals. For my inspiration, I've chosen to use Artsystamper's Magnolias, overlaying the outline onto a watercolour digital background from a background bundle from The Hungry Jpeg. I printed the image … Continue reading Magnolias For Mother

A Delightful Spring

Hello! Another Creative Fingers Challenge is underway. Even when the world has ground to a halt thanks to the pandemic, two weeks still seems to fly by! My inspiration uses sponsor Ching-Chou Kuik's Delightful Spring image to create a fairly straightforward, but decorative card. I started by printing the image onto X-Press It blending cardstock … Continue reading A Delightful Spring

Masculine Black and Gold

Hello! My inspiration for the latest Creative Fingers Challenge is a classic masculine card. I hadn't done much stamping lately so I decided to break out the staming platform and embossing powder to see what I could come up with. I arranged a classic balloon stamp (from a really old magazine stamp set) and a … Continue reading Masculine Black and Gold

A Bear In The Woods with Guest Designer, Adam Karle

Hello all! I wanted to quickly share this masculine birthday card using a digital kit called Forest Nature Animals from this month’s sponsor The Hungry JPEG. The possibilities are endless with this adorable bear. I chose to create a camp like feel to make the card masculine. We invite you all to participate in the … Continue reading A Bear In The Woods with Guest Designer, Adam Karle

Faux Triple Layer Cards

Hello! For my inspiration for the latest Creative Fingers Challenge, I thought I'd do something a little different and create two quick cards using dies. Many of you have probably seen the triple layer stamping technique that's been around for a while now (two good tutorials for this technique can be found here and here). … Continue reading Faux Triple Layer Cards

Gus Is Getting Robbed!

Hello! Another Creative Fingers Challenge is underway and my inspiration uses our sponsor Bugaboo's Gus - Hiding Eggs to create a quick Easter card. I started by creating a background, using The Hungry Jpeg's Easter Clip Art Set, that I could overlay the Gus png file directly onto. I added two cheeky rabbits to look … Continue reading Gus Is Getting Robbed!