Snowman With A Heart – Personal Christmas Card Challenge 2021

Hello! The new Creative Fingers Challenge is open and we've super excited to be sponsored by one of our own, Tindaloo! This year, I've decided to set myself a bit of a challenge, to see how many different ways I can use a seasonal looking background to create my Christmas cards. These dies are so … Continue reading Snowman With A Heart – Personal Christmas Card Challenge 2021


Fairy Wishes

Hello! MMedel Illustrations has joined the latest Creative Fingers Challenge and I got the opportunity to play with the sweetest Fairy Kids Digital Stamp Set. I started by digitally arranging several of the set's elements into a mini scene. But, before printing, I chose the die set I wanted to use in my project. After … Continue reading Fairy Wishes

Making Perfectly Matching Elements

As my inspiration for the latest Creative Fingers Challenge, I've created a tutorial on how you can make your own custom coloured, matching elements for your projects. Note: I used the Chameleon Pens range in this project but any alcohol pens will work equally well. Materials I used: Chameleon Pens: Burgundy (RD5), Tangerine (OR3), Green … Continue reading Making Perfectly Matching Elements

Merry Christmas!

Hello, and Merry Christmas! Each year Creative Fingers Challenge says thank you to their sponsors in a Christmas Day post and, this year, I'm saying thanks using Michelle Tracey Art's Sienna And The Deer Rejoice Rejoice Christmas image. I used the advanced image supplied in this set, rather than the beginner's image. I like to … Continue reading Merry Christmas!

I’ll Get There, Eventually!

Hello! Today sees the start of the latest Creative Fingers Challenge and Bugaboo is back as our sponsor. I just love working with their images because it gives me the opportunity to make something that's a little on the mischievous side. This creation is unusual for me. I normally stick to cards but this time … Continue reading I’ll Get There, Eventually!

Foiled Elegance: Coloring Foiled Images

Hello! Today I'm sharing my inspiration for the start of the latest Creative Fingers Challenge. I needed to restock my cards with a new sympathy card. I thought I'd create the card before I actually needed one for such a sad occasion. I never feel like making cards at those times... 😔 I chose to … Continue reading Foiled Elegance: Coloring Foiled Images

Cat, Chasing Birds!

Hello! Today sees the start of another Get Creative Challenge and I've been so fortunate to be able to make this card using an image from a great new and upcoming designer. Charlie's Stamps has just some of the best digital images that I have seen in quite some time. She's just an awesomely talented … Continue reading Cat, Chasing Birds!

Some Stunning Fuchsias

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