Hello! The August A Perfect Time To Craft Challenge has just opened and this month, we're joined by CraftsÜprint as our sponsor. I've even thrown in a few of my CraftsÜprint kits as prizes this month. For my inspiration, I chose to make up one of my own kits, the Magnolia Dreaming Outline Topper, cup1163036_100289. … Continue reading Magnolia Dreamings
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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! Today, I'm sharing my inspiration for the start of the latest Creative Fingers Challenge. I chose to create a card using the Dancing Sunflower image from sponsor Lemon Shortbread as the feature image. I started by printing the image onto Neenah Classic Crest Solar White cardstock and added a single base layer of colour … Continue reading A little Ray Of Sunshine.
Hello! Today sees the start of another Creative Fingers Challenge and my inspiration uses the Gus Fish Whisperer image from sponsor, Bugaboo, to create a Father's Day card for my Dad. I decided to create this card using earthy tones so my first choice was to print Gus onto kraft card. Once printed, I started … Continue reading The One That Didn’t Get Away.
Hello again! Today, I'm sharing my inspiration for the start of the latest Get Creative Challenge. For this creation, I've used the lovely "Eireanne" image from sponsor, The Love Of Color. I wanted to let this image dominate my 5.25"x6.5" card so, to do that, I decided to print the "Eireanne" image as large as … Continue reading A Little Bit Of Mysticism
Hello! It's the start of our latest challenge over at A Perfect Time To Craft Open Challenge and this month we're lucky to have Morgan's Art World as our sponsor. The team has created some awesome inspiration for this month's challenge and you can see it all here, in this month's challenge post. While you're … Continue reading Pretty In Pink.
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
Hello! It's time for another Creative Fingers Challenge and this fortnight, our sponsor is Milk Coffee Stamps. I've chosen to use their sweet Fairy Tiffany digital stamp printed onto some grey kraft cardstock. I recently invested in a set of Caran d'Ache Luminance pencils after seeing them reviewed and saving for months to buy them. … Continue reading Magical Birthday Wishes
Hello, it's my turn in the Kitty Bee Designs spotlight again. This month I've chosen the adorable Emilee the Elephant & Ladybug stamp to colour on grey kraft card. I just love how the image pops off the darker coloured cardstock and that effect was super simple to achieve. I simply stamped the image with … Continue reading Hello There!
Hello! Today, I'm very excited about the start of the latest A Perfect Time To Craft Challenge because today is the day I am taking over as Design Team Leader. I've been really up in the clouds since I found this out! I've been lucky enough to take over from Michelle and I can only … Continue reading Up In The Clouds!
Hello! Today I'm sharing another one of Ericraft's Christmas digital stamps called Reindeer Laying Down. I made another card using the Sitting Reindeer recently and decided to create this card using the same methods, in essence, turning them into a matching pair. I started this card in the same way as my other card that … Continue reading Another Reindeer On My Carpet!
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…