Get That Reindeer Off The Carpet!

Hello! Today I'm sharing one of the latest images from Ericraft Stamps, simply called Reindeer. I decided to create a digital background to set my Reindeer on so that I could color the reindeer by hand once printed. I started by creating a blank digital file in my photo editing software and layered two patterned … Continue reading Get That Reindeer Off The Carpet!

Santa Panda In The Snow.

Hello! It's my time in the Kitty Bee Designs Spotlight and this month I've created a quick card, using the sweet Santa Panda. I started my card, as I do many others on the computer. I used a cropped section of a digital patterned paper as a background, from the Winter Chill digital paper pack … Continue reading Santa Panda In The Snow.

Santa’s Helper, Shining Bright.

Hello! Today I'm sharing some Christmas inspiration over on the Le Ann's World 101 blog, featuring the cute Santa's Helper image. I started my card by printing the Santa's Helper image onto XPress-it blending card and die cutting it, using Frantic Stamper's Rectangle Tangled Frame Die Set. I colored the image with my Chameleon Pens … Continue reading Santa’s Helper, Shining Bright.

Two Cards, One Die Cut

Hello! Today I'm here to remind you there's still time to take part in the current Creative Fingers Challenge. I've created something that's a little different as this month's challenge has a die for a prize. I've created two cards with just one die cut! To start these cards, I die cut a piece of … Continue reading Two Cards, One Die Cut

Poinsettia Creations

Hello! It's the start of another Kitty Bee Designs Aloha Friday Challenge and I'm here to share my inspiration. This challenge has a theme of "thanks" and I've stretched the interpretation of that theme to its limits by creating a Christmas card. My thinking was that "giving thanks" is really what the true meaning of … Continue reading Poinsettia Creations

Too Sexy… in the Outback!

Hello! Today I'm with Get Creative Challenges for the start of their final challenge for this year. This month's theme is "anything but a card" so I thought making a calendar stand would be great for my inspiration and would make a cute little Christmas gift as well. To start off, I die cut my … Continue reading Too Sexy… in the Outback!

Daisy Dressing The Tree

Hello! I'm back yet again for my final card of this week, this time with Le Ann's World 101 and the start of the latest challenge. I've chosen a sweet image called Daisy to create a Scandinavian inspired Christmas greeting. I started by sizing and printing Daisy onto XPress-it blending card and colored it with … Continue reading Daisy Dressing The Tree

A Christmas Pine Tree Fairy

Hello! It's certainly been a busy week for me and today, I'm sharing my inspiration for the start of a new Creative Fingers Challenge. I've been lucky enough to get yet another chance to color a beautiful Christine Karron image, called Pine Tree Fairy. I really can't believe how easy these images are to work … Continue reading A Christmas Pine Tree Fairy

CAS Purple Poppies

Hello! It's the start of the November A Perfect Time To Craft Challenge and for my inspiration I've made a CAS style card, using our sponsor, Morgan's Art World's Poppies. Being a CAS card, minimalism is the key to a successful design. I started by adding the Poppy image to the bottom left corner of … Continue reading CAS Purple Poppies

Fun With Stockings And Plaid

Hello! This is my first inspiration post for Le Ann's World 101's Design Team. I was so happy to be making one of my first Christmas cards. I'm running so late this year! I used the Fun With Stockings digi stamp, coloring it with my Chameleon Pens and Pencils. Once finished, I die cut the … Continue reading Fun With Stockings And Plaid

Deck The Halls…

Hello! It's my monthly spotlight time over at Kitty Bee Designs' blog and this month I've started my Christmas cards with the cute Santa Kal-Bee Cow. This was a technically simple card, made with just some printing, coloring and die cutting so it was a fairly quick make, easily done in an afternoon. I started … Continue reading Deck The Halls…