Easy Foiled Die Cuts

Hello! We've been given some creative freedom for the latest Creative Fingers Challenge so I decided to do some die cutting and foiling. I love foiling but I'm a little lazy at times when it comes to dragging out my Minc machine. There are several different methods to add foil to your die cut projects … Continue reading Easy Foiled Die Cuts

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A Troublesome Christmas

Hello! The January A Perfect Time To Craft Challenge is underway and this month we are honoured to have two sponsors. We welcome Bugaboo Stamps to our challenge for the first time and we also welcome back the awesomely talented Charlie's Stamps! My inspiration this month highlights Charlie's Stamps' Christmas Tree and Cat image in … Continue reading A Troublesome Christmas

Poor Ol’ Santa…

Hello! Another Creative Fingers challenge is underway and my inspiration uses sponsor Bugaboo's Stella Santa Died image. I just love any of the "Old Farts" series of Bugaboo images because they add a cheeky spin to card designs. For this card, I printed the digital image onto X-Press It blending cardand colored a single base … Continue reading Poor Ol’ Santa…

A Fairy In The Wind

Hello! it's the start of a very special Creative Fingers Challenge that will run for the next four weeks. This challenge is sponsored by the awesome Christine Karron and, as always, she has created some stunning pieces to colour. I've used one of the images from the Fairy Faces Five Pack as my inspiration, called … Continue reading A Fairy In The Wind

Morgan’s Vase

Hello! Today I'm sharing my inspiration for the latest Creative Fingers Challenge. Our sponsor is Morgan's Art World and I've chosen to use their "August Vase" image to create a one layer CAS card. Believe it or not, one layer CAS cards always fill me with dread. There's just no room for error when you're … Continue reading Morgan’s Vase

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

A Golden Happy Birthday.

Hello! It's time for the start of another Kitty Bee Designs Aloha Friday Challenge. This one has a super generalized theme of "birthday". Who doesn't make birthday cards? This month I've chosen to use a printable patterned paper pack from We Are 3 called Crisp Autumn Flowers. This pack comes with large 12" papers and … Continue reading A Golden Happy Birthday.

Old Roses For A Friend.

Hello! It's the start of the first Creative Fingers Challenge for this year and I chose to play with the "Old Roses Frame" from our sponsor, Morgan's Art World. I started by printing the Old Roses Frame image after adding a simple sentiment to it in the Avery Design Pro free program. I was easily … Continue reading Old Roses For A Friend.

Golden Snowmen.

Hello! It's the start of the final Kitty Bee Designs Aloha Friday Challenge for 2018 and this challenge has a theme of "Santa's Helpers". I've chosen to use a printable decoupage page, called Hugable Snowmen to create my card. I started by printing the decoupage sheet onto regular cardstock and cutting three layers of the … Continue reading Golden Snowmen.

Santa’s Helper, Shining Bright.

Hello! Today I'm sharing some Christmas inspiration over on the Le Ann's World 101 blog, featuring the cute Santa's Helper image. I started my card by printing the Santa's Helper image onto XPress-it blending card and die cutting it, using Frantic Stamper's Rectangle Tangled Frame Die Set. I colored the image with my Chameleon Pens … Continue reading Santa’s Helper, Shining Bright.

CAS Purple Poppies

Hello! It's the start of the November A Perfect Time To Craft Challenge and for my inspiration I've made a CAS style card, using our sponsor, Morgan's Art World's Poppies. Being a CAS card, minimalism is the key to a successful design. I started by adding the Poppy image to the bottom left corner of … Continue reading CAS Purple Poppies

Kitty Bee Designs Aloha Friday Challenge is Back!

Hello! Today I'm with Kitty Bee Designs Aloha Friday Challenge for some mid challenge inspiration. I'm sharing a card I've made with the Giraffes On Holidays Digital Stamp Pack from The Paper Shelter. As it's almost Valentine's Day, I wanted to create something that would be a great card for someone special. But, I also … Continue reading Kitty Bee Designs Aloha Friday Challenge is Back!