Hello! I'm sponsoring the latest Creative Fingers Challenge and three of my kits are up for grabs, and you can see my entire range here. Some of you may wonder why I chose the title of this post. If any of you actually own one of these birds, you'll know they're a stunning bird to … Continue reading Not Exactly Love Birds!
Tag: Patterned papers
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
Hello! It's the start of another Creative Fingers Challenge and I'm sponsoring! Woo-hoo! I create easy to use digital elements and recently started making them available over on the CraftsÜprint website. I've always dabbled in digital design and used it in my cardmaking and papercraft and now I share my simple to use creations for … Continue reading Hello Cockie!
Hello! I've had a horrid time recently with illness and I haven't been up to crafting for weeks. While it was lovely to finally feel well enough to sit at the craft table, I felt like I'd completely lost my mojo. I decided to try and get back into the swing of things by playing … Continue reading Tropical Thanks
Hello! Another Creative Fingers Challenge is starting and the team has been given creative freedom for their inspiration. As the prize for this challenge is a die set, I decided to make a "die only" card. I started by choosing the Mama Elephant Money Envelope Die Set as my base for my feature elements. I … Continue reading Vellum Cherry Blossoms
Hello, and Merry Christmas! Even though it's Christmas, I'm still taking part in another Crafty Christmas Club Blog Hop. What better day to be joining? This card was one of my last minute makes for this season and I used the inner dies from the Sue Wilson Mosaic Border Background Die Set. I use the … Continue reading Ornaments In Black and White
Hello! Every year, over at Creative Fingers Challenge, we say a special thank you to our sponsors. This year, I'm saying a special thank you to Bugaboo Stamps. Not only have they supported the Creative Fingers Challenge, they've been an awesome support of my challenge blog as well. This year, I needed a Christmas card … Continue reading A Bugaboo Christmas Thank You
Hello! There's a new Creative Fingers Challenge underway with sponsor, Jan's Digital Stamps. For my inspiration, I decided to do something a little different with digital stamps, turning them into glitter card silhouettes. We all know glitter card won't go through a printer so I came up with a way of easily adding the images … Continue reading A Golden Christmas
Hello! The new Creative Fingers Challenge is now underway. That past month has just flown by! This month, I decided to make a quick and easy masculine card, using an image from one of my own challenge blog's sponsors, Fred She Said. I needed a quick birthday card to pop in the post and had … Continue reading An Old Blue Truck!
Hello! For my inspiration for the latest Creative Fingers Challenge, I thought I'd do something a little different and create two quick cards using dies. Many of you have probably seen the triple layer stamping technique that's been around for a while now (two good tutorials for this technique can be found here and here). … Continue reading Faux Triple Layer Cards
Hello! It's the start of another Creative Fingers Challenge and I had so much fun using the cutest Angry Owl image from sponsor Some Odd Girl. The look on this guy's face just makes me smile. I started by doing a little digital layering. I overlaid the png image onto a digital watercolour background from … Continue reading Getting Old and Grumpy
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