Hello again! My second card today shares inspiration for the start of Kitty Bee Designs' Aloha Friday Challenge that has a theme of "shiny". I took a little creative license with this theme and incorporated a few different shiny elements. I chose to use this image from sponsor Dr. Digi, called Cricket Derek, to create … Continue reading A Shiny New Ball…
Hello! Today sees the start of another Creative Fingers Challenge with our sponsor, Meadow Haven. I've chosen to use their Heart of Gold image to create a card that could be used for a number of occasions, from sympathy to support during a tough time. This card was relatively easy to to make. I started … Continue reading Thinking of You
Hello! It's the start of the latest Creative Fingers Challenge and my inspiration is something a little different for me. For my parents upcoming wedding anniversary, I wanted to create something with size and impact. I chose to use our sponsor, Bugaboo's Stella and Gus Person To Annoy image and some gold mirror board die … Continue reading An Annoying Anniversary
Hello! It's my turn in the Kitty Bee Designs spotlight and this month I've created a quick card with the digital stamp Cow Barely Over The Moon. I started by printing out the stamp onto XPress-it blending card and colored it with various brands of alcohol markers. I went over the moon with yellow Lyra … Continue reading Almost Over The Moon!
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
Hello! Today marks the start of the new challenge for March at A Perfect Time To Craft Open Challenge Blog, my very own! This month, I also announce the latest additions to the Challenge Blog's Design Team. They include two first timers to design teams and two seasoned veterans of the design team world, whose … Continue reading A Perfect Time To Craft March Inspiration
Hello! It's my turn in the Kitty Bee Designs Spotlight, my first for 2019. I've used their cutest ever, Post It Notes Panda stamp to create a quick, cheeky birthday card. I started by stamping the image onto XPress-it blending card with black Memento dye ink and colored it with Chameleon Pens and a yellow … Continue reading Just A Reminder…
Hello! Today I'm sharing my inspiration for the start of the latest Kitty Bee Designs Aloha Friday Challenge that has a theme of drinks. Sparkle 'n' Sprinkle have kindly sponsored this challenge and I couldn't resist using their Beach Friends digital stamp kit. I started by printing the image and one of the matching sentiments … Continue reading Sands In The Hourglass
Hello! Today sees the start of another Creative Fingers Challenge and we've been given creative freedom for this challenge. I've created a quick one layer, CAS card, using Bugaboo's Gus Birthday Rocking Chair. I printed the image and it's matching sentiment onto XPress-it blending card and colored it with my Chameleon Pens and Sharpie Ultra … Continue reading Young At Heart
Hello! Creative Fingers Challenge has a new challenge underway and this month we have Bugaboo as our sponsor. I've created a masculine card for a golfer, using Frame It - Gus Golf image. I started by printing my image and a simple sentiment onto XPress-it blending card and colored it with Chameleon Pens. Once finished, … Continue reading It’s All About The Golf!
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!
Hello! Today, I'm very excited about the start of the latest A Perfect Time To Craft Challenge because today is the day I am taking over as Design Team Leader. I've been really up in the clouds since I found this out! I've been lucky enough to take over from Michelle and I can only … Continue reading Up In The Clouds!