Hello! Today I'm sharing my inspiration for the new A Perfect Time To Craft Challenge. This month, sponsor Sparkle and Sprinkle has allowed me to play with the Fred She Said Christmas Candles set, available in their Etsy store. The Christmas Candles set comes with precolored images as well as outline images. I created a … Continue reading Christmas Candles
Hello! Another month has flown by and it's time for my Kitty Bee Designs Spotlight. This month I've created a card using two of Kitty Bee Designs Panda images, Doctor Panda and Lantern Panda. When I saw the Lantern Panda, I immediately thought of Florence Nightingale, so I added Doctor Panda to create a simple … Continue reading Feeling Better Already!
Hello, I hope you're having a happy holiday season so far. It always seems to be a mad rush at this stage, regardless of how much prep work we do. Each year, Creative Fingers Challenge ends the year with a thanks to it's sponsors. This year, I've chosen to created a sweet card using a … Continue reading Creative Fingers Christmas
Hello! Today is time for mid inspiration with Kitty Bee Designs' Aloha Friday Challenge #105. The theme this challenge is for "Kiddy Cards" and I thought I'd make a special Christmas card for a young recipient. I've always tried to make cards for children more tactile than I would for an adult, with lots of … Continue reading Kitty Bee Aloha Friday Challenge #105
Hello! Dry embossing with dies is not a new technique but it can be one of the most frustrating. Getting that perfect impression can be awkward. Today, I want to discuss the basic technique, as well as addressing some of the issues that can arise when aiming for that perfect impression. The Basics Dry embossing … Continue reading Dry Embossing, Using Dies + Tips to Help Along The Way.
It's time for Altenew's February Inspiration Challenge and this month's colours are always a challenge for me. Pink is far from my favourite colour, but I know it has a prominent place when making floral cards. In my perfect world every flower on the planet would be either purple or blue. Think about that for a second, … Continue reading Pink Peony Bouquet