Hello! I'm sponsoring the latest Creative Fingers Challenge and three of my kits are up for grabs, and you can see my entire range here. Some of you may wonder why I chose the title of this post. If any of you actually own one of these birds, you'll know they're a stunning bird to … Continue reading Not Exactly Love Birds!
Tag: Avery Design & Print
Hello! The June A Perfect Time To Craft Challenge is now open with Dr Digi and Stampers Delights joining us as sponsors. For my inspiration, I've used Dr. Digi's BBQ Bill image to create a simple card that still has a wow factor. I started by printing the image, adding a greeting and a cheeky … Continue reading Burning Your Sausage!
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
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!
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.
Hello Every year, over on Creative Fingers Challenge, we say a special thank you to our sponsors. This year, I get to say a special thank you to fellow design team member and artist, Hilde from Tindaloo. Along with being a lovely person, she is a unique artist and a friend. For my inspiration, I … Continue reading Thank You Tindaloo!
Hello! Today I'm sharing my sixth 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 is also my inspiration for the start of another Creative Fingers Challenge with Tindaloo Digital Stamps as our sponsor. As … Continue reading Glowing Tindaloo Candles: Card 6, Personal Christmas Card Challenge 2021
Hello! I've just finished a card for my dear ol' Dad for Father's Day this year. No, I'm not months late, Aussies celebrate Father's Day on the first Sunday in September!😂 My Dad was quite the horseman in his younger days but I've only recently found out just how good he was. So, for this … Continue reading Riding High
Hello! Another Creative Fingers Challenge is underway and, as inspiration for this challenge, I've used another kit from my sponsor, CraftsÜprint. My parents are celebrating their 64th wedding anniversary next week and I had to make something a bit special for such an awesome milestone. This kit is quite a big one and heavy on … Continue reading Fussy Cutting Can Be Fun!
Hello! Another Creative Fingers Challenge is underway with the awesome Bugaboo as our sponsor. Life has been pretty hectic lately so I decided to make a digital background for the Stella Birthday Fireman Call digital stamp I was using for my inspiration. I downloaded a hanging plaque, floor boards and two fire clip art images … Continue reading Burning The House Down, Quickly!
Hello! Creative Fingers Challenge is back after the Christmas break and for the first challenge of 2021, we've been given free creative licence. I have so much in my stash from decades ago that never gets used so this card started with a paper doily bought about 15 years ago, when I first started making … Continue reading It’s Still All Black and White!
Hello! The new Creative Fingers Challenge is now underway. That past month has just flown by! This month, I decided to make a quick and easy masculine card, using an image from one of my own challenge blog's sponsors, Fred She Said. I needed a quick birthday card to pop in the post and had … Continue reading An Old Blue Truck!