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! 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.
Hello! Le Ann's World 101's first challenge for 2019 is underway and my inspiration uses Spring Bouquet as the main feature. It's such a lovely image and I wanted to highlight it with a simple shaped card. I started by printing the Spring Bouquet image onto XPress-it blending card and colored it with Chameleon Pens. … Continue reading A Sweet Spring Bouquet
Hello! Some of you may already know that I established a Facebook Group called Cardmaking Tutorials, Support and Inspiration in February, last year. I'm happy to say that in only eleven months our membership swelled to over 20,000 members! For our upcoming first birthday, we are holding a group challenge and our sponsor CraftsUPrint has … Continue reading My Facebook Group Challenge And Freebie!
Hello! It's my final Kitty Bee Designs Spotlight for this year and I've created a quick Christmas card using the cute Mistletoe Present Panda Digital Stamp. This is a relatively straightforward make that can be put together in a single crafting session. I started by printing the Mistletoe Present Panda Digital Stamp on XPress-it blending … Continue reading Under The Mistletoe…
Hello! Today, I'm sharing my last Christmas Card using this year's Ericraft stamp range. This card utilises three of the four Ericraft images in the Flexing Santa Set to create a cheeky hidden slider card and the great thing is that they're available in a single pack! It's been over a year since I made … Continue reading Santa’s Being Naughty!
Hello! Today sees the start of the final Creative Fingers Challenge for this year. As my inspiration, I've chosen the cute Le Ann's World 101's Chelsea digital stamp to use in a digitally created scene. I started by opening one of Harper Finch Designs New Year Sparkle patterned paper pack to use as the wallpaper … Continue reading An Antique Christmas…
Hello! Wow, it's December already and it's time for my inspiration for the last challenge of 2018 over at Le Ann's World 101's blog. My inspiration this month uses the sweet Christmas Girl and Tree image, available now at Le Ann's World 101's Etsy Store. For this card, I've kept things relatively simple, printing the … Continue reading A Cute Christmas Wish.
Hello! It's the start of the latest and final 2018 A Perfect Time To Craft Challenge. This month, I've created a card using Sheep Ski Designs' Snowmen Selfie image and a die set I've had for ages and never used. To start my card, I first measured the inside aperture of all three dies in … Continue reading Snowmen Take Selfies Too!
Hello! Today I'm sharing one of the latest images from Ericraft Stamps, simply called Reindeer. I decided to create a digital background to set my Reindeer on so that I could color the reindeer by hand once printed. I started by creating a blank digital file in my photo editing software and layered two patterned … Continue reading Get That Reindeer Off The Carpet!
Hello! It's my time in the Kitty Bee Designs Spotlight and this month I've created a quick card, using the sweet Santa Panda. I started my card, as I do many others on the computer. I used a cropped section of a digital patterned paper as a background, from the Winter Chill digital paper pack … Continue reading Santa Panda In The Snow.
Hello! It's the start of another Kitty Bee Designs Aloha Friday Challenge and I'm here to share my inspiration. This challenge has a theme of "thanks" and I've stretched the interpretation of that theme to its limits by creating a Christmas card. My thinking was that "giving thanks" is really what the true meaning of … Continue reading Poinsettia Creations