Creative Fingers Challenge #139

Hello! Today I'm joining Creative Fingers Challenge and I'm featuring a cute little digi stamp called Birdies Of A Feather by one of this challenge's sponsors , We Are Three. This image comes in both a jpeg and a png format and, for this card, I used the png to add the digital image to … Continue reading Creative Fingers Challenge #139

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Chalk n Stock Challenge October 2017

Hello! I'm joining Chalk n Stock Challenges today for the start of their latest anything goes challenge. This month I've chosen to make a cheeky Christmas card, using this great Bugaboo Stella image. I always give my local post office a Christmas card for all the work they do through the year for me. There … Continue reading Chalk n Stock Challenge October 2017

Kitty Bee Aloha Friday Challenge #105

Hello! Today is time for mid inspiration with Kitty Bee Designs' Aloha Friday Challenge #105. The theme this challenge is for "Kiddy Cards" and I thought I'd make a special Christmas card for a young recipient. I've always tried to make cards for children more tactile than I would for an adult, with lots of … Continue reading Kitty Bee Aloha Friday Challenge #105

Creative Fingers Challenge #138

Hello, today is my first post with Creative Fingers Challenge Blog. It's great to be part of the team! I've made a simple one layer card, using this challenge's sponsor, Bugaboo's Elf image. This little guy looked really busy to me and I decided to accentuate that in a simple scene. I printed the image … Continue reading Creative Fingers Challenge #138

Kitty Bee Designs Blog Hop + Blending Distress Oxides *With* Distress Inks Tip

Hello! Today I'm joining the Kitty Bee Designs' blog hop featuring their latest release digi images. I've been lucky enough to play with the totally (not) scary Dracula Panda and Doctor Panda, both from the new Kitty Bee release. If you've just come from Julie of Crazy Crafting Squirrel, you're on the right track. This … Continue reading Kitty Bee Designs Blog Hop + Blending Distress Oxides *With* Distress Inks Tip

Superhero Panda – “One design, two ways+ How I Use Avery Design and Print”

Hello! I've been playing with Kitty Bee Designs' Superhero Panda, just one of downloadable images from Kitty Bee Designs' Etsy Store. It's my first spotlight post, so I wanted to create something that could be made by anyone, without having to leave home to buy stock or specialist supplies. Even without the dies I used, … Continue reading Superhero Panda – “One design, two ways+ How I Use Avery Design and Print”

Kitty Bee Designs Challenge #103: Fairytale/Fantasy

Hello! This is my first post as a member of Kitty Bee Designs' team and I must say I've been feeling pretty excited about my new design team position. I've made a card featuring All Dressed Up's Flower Fairy for the current Kitty Bee Designs Aloha Friday Challenge. This challenge has a theme of Fairytale … Continue reading Kitty Bee Designs Challenge #103: Fairytale/Fantasy

Remember This, With A Happy Birthday Stack

Hello! Today I'm sharing my entry to this month's Altenew Inspiration Challenge. I really enjoyed the colour choice for this challenge, it was a pleasant break from the more common pink hues often featured. This is the first time I've attempted this style of card and I combined a few techniques to make it. I … Continue reading Remember This, With A Happy Birthday Stack

Dry Embossing, Using Dies + Tips to Help Along The Way.

Hello! Dry embossing with dies is not a new technique but it can be one of the most frustrating. Getting that perfect impression can be awkward. Today, I want to discuss the basic technique, as well as addressing some of the issues that can arise when aiming for that perfect impression. The Basics Dry embossing … Continue reading Dry Embossing, Using Dies + Tips to Help Along The Way.