Hello! Le Ann's World 101's first challenge for 2019 is underway and my inspiration uses Spring Bouquet as the main feature. It's such a lovely image and I wanted to highlight it with a simple shaped card. I started by printing the Spring Bouquet image onto XPress-it blending card and colored it with Chameleon Pens. … Continue reading A Sweet Spring Bouquet
Hello! Some of you may already know that I established a Facebook Group called Cardmaking Tutorials, Support and Inspiration in February, last year. I'm happy to say that in only eleven months our membership swelled to over 20,000 members! For our upcoming first birthday, we are holding a group challenge and our sponsor CraftsUPrint has … Continue reading My Facebook Group Challenge And Freebie!
Hello and Happy New Year! Today I'm with A Perfect Time To Craft Challenge and, for the start of their latest challenge, I'm sharing a card I made using the lovely Fuchsia image by Digistamps4Joy. When I first saw this image, my mind immediately went to the hanging baskets full of these flowers that were … Continue reading Some Stunning Fuchsias
Hello and Merry Christmas! Each year Creative Fingers Challenge says thank you to our sponsors and this year, I'm sending a special thanks to Goebie, using the Hedgehog With Mustache digital stamp set. This set not only has the hedgehog images that I used in this post earlier this year, it also has a winter … Continue reading Creative Fingers Thanks Goebie Designs
Hello! It's my final Kitty Bee Designs Spotlight for this year and I've created a quick Christmas card using the cute Mistletoe Present Panda Digital Stamp. This is a relatively straightforward make that can be put together in a single crafting session. I started by printing the Mistletoe Present Panda Digital Stamp on XPress-it blending … Continue reading Under The Mistletoe…
Hello! It's my final inspiration post of 2018 and I've created a simple, last minute masculine card, using Jethro's Christmas image available in Le Ann's World 101's Etsy Store. My design started with coloring the image with both Chameleon Pens and Sharpie Ultra Fine Tip Markers. I then used Chameleon Pencils and Lyra Rembrandt Colored … Continue reading Looking Just Dapper This Christmas!
Hello! Today, I'm sharing my last Christmas Card using this year's Ericraft stamp range. This card utilises three of the four Ericraft images in the Flexing Santa Set to create a cheeky hidden slider card and the great thing is that they're available in a single pack! It's been over a year since I made … Continue reading Santa’s Being Naughty!
Hello! Today I'm sharing another one of Ericraft's Christmas digital stamps called Reindeer Laying Down. I made another card using the Sitting Reindeer recently and decided to create this card using the same methods, in essence, turning them into a matching pair. I started this card in the same way as my other card that … Continue reading Another Reindeer On My Carpet!
Hello! It's the start of the final Kitty Bee Designs Aloha Friday Challenge for 2018 and this challenge has a theme of "Santa's Helpers". I've chosen to use a printable decoupage page, called Hugable Snowmen to create my card. I started by printing the decoupage sheet onto regular cardstock and cutting three layers of the … Continue reading Golden Snowmen.
Hello! Today sees the start of the final Creative Fingers Challenge for this year. As my inspiration, I've chosen the cute Le Ann's World 101's Chelsea digital stamp to use in a digitally created scene. I started by opening one of Harper Finch Designs New Year Sparkle patterned paper pack to use as the wallpaper … Continue reading An Antique Christmas…
Hello! Wow, it's December already and it's time for my inspiration for the last challenge of 2018 over at Le Ann's World 101's blog. My inspiration this month uses the sweet Christmas Girl and Tree image, available now at Le Ann's World 101's Etsy Store. For this card, I've kept things relatively simple, printing the … Continue reading A Cute Christmas Wish.
Hello! It's the start of the latest and final 2018 A Perfect Time To Craft Challenge. This month, I've created a card using Sheep Ski Designs' Snowmen Selfie image and a die set I've had for ages and never used. To start my card, I first measured the inside aperture of all three dies in … Continue reading Snowmen Take Selfies Too!