Simple Elegance, Using Mirror Card

Hello! Another Creative Fingers Challenge has just started and, for my inspiration, I've created a solely die cut slimline card, using just plain white cardstockand gold mirror board. I decided to create the front on a separate piece of die cut cardstock, rather than just adding my feature pieces directly onto the card base. I … Continue reading Simple Elegance, Using Mirror Card


Christmas Roses

Hello! The Creative Fingers Challenge is back after a brief northern summer break and my inspiration for the new challenge is also my first Christmas card for 2022. I must admit it takes me a while to get into the swing of making Christmas cards again. I find my mojo needs a little encouragment before … Continue reading Christmas Roses

A Stunning, Super Quick Make!

Hello! Another Creative Fingers Challenge is now underway, with sponsor Tindaloo joining in. I love her images, especially the zentangle ones! I just wish I had time to make something with them for my inspiration. Sadly, this time, that just wasn't to be. I had to make a really quick birthday card so I decided … Continue reading A Stunning, Super Quick Make!

Charming Dahlias

Hello! Today sees the start of the May A Perfect Time To Craft Challenge and, this month, I've created a relatively quick digital design using the Dahlia Garden digital set from sponsor, Fred She Said. I decided to create my card front on my phone, using the Adobe Express: Graphic Design free app. I just … Continue reading Charming Dahlias

Oriental Butterflies

Hello! Today I'm sharing my inspiration for the February instalment of A Perfect Time To Craft Challenge. This month, we have the awesome CraftsÜprint as our sponsor and they have provided some beautiful kits and digital stamps as our prizes. I used the Oriental Butterflies topper page to create a stunning 5"×7" card. This kit … Continue reading Oriental Butterflies

Shifting Gear!

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!

A Red Cardinal For Christmas

Hello! As quick inspiration for the latest Creative Fingers Challenge, I've made a Christmas card using elements from a CraftsÜprint kit (cup1068647_16). Instead of creating the intended square card from the kit, that costs more for me to post, I've printed just a few of the elements and reworked them into the slimline design. I … Continue reading A Red Cardinal For Christmas

A Beautiful Birdhouse

Hello! It's time for another Creative Fingers Challenge and, for my inspiration, I couldn't resist using another CraftsÜprint kit to make, what turned out to be, a stunning card. This kit (cup1086863_425) makes up a 5"×7"-ish, top folding card with a printed insert and a decoupagè feature on the front. It's so ornate that all … Continue reading A Beautiful Birdhouse

Fussy Cutting Can Be Fun!

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!

A Sweet But Simple Mother’s Day

Hello! I've been feeling a little loss of mojo lately. I start a project and and quickly feel like it's just not working for me. I don't mind admitting that when I get this way, I use someone else's creative genius to try get my creative juices flowing again. I also find it fun sometimes … Continue reading A Sweet But Simple Mother’s Day

A Christmas Screen

Hello! It's the start of the November A Perfect Time To Craft November Challenge and this month, we have double the sponsors with double the prize choice. We welcome back Fred She Said and Artsystamper Digitals! I chose to use Artsystamper Digitals' Poinsttia Pair set to create some panels to put on the Paper Discovery … Continue reading A Christmas Screen

Sneaky Ol’ Saint Nic!

Hello! There's another Creative Fingers challenge underway and my inspiration is one of my own card kits, called Sneaky Ol' Saint Nic, now available through CraftsüPrint. My design uses The Hungry Jpeg's Christmas Gifts & Santa Claus set and a few other elements to create a rooftop scene that leaves room for extra embellishments to … Continue reading Sneaky Ol’ Saint Nic!