Hello! It's the start of the May A Perfect Time To Craft Challenge and we have two sponsors this month, Fred She Said and Beat.Paper. My inspiration uses a great set from Fred She Said called Pine Trees and I've created a quick and easily repeatable process to create a clean and simple design that … Continue reading A Quick & Early Start To Christmas
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 Every year, over on Creative Fingers Challenge, we say a special thank you to our sponsors. This year, I get to say a special thank you to fellow design team member and artist, Hilde from Tindaloo. Along with being a lovely person, she is a unique artist and a friend. For my inspiration, I … Continue reading Thank You Tindaloo!
Hello! Another Creative Fingers Challenge is underway with the awesome Bugaboo as our sponsor. Life has been pretty hectic lately so I decided to make a digital background for the Stella Birthday Fireman Call digital stamp I was using for my inspiration. I downloaded a hanging plaque, floor boards and two fire clip art images … Continue reading Burning The House Down, Quickly!
Hello! Another Creative Fingers Challenge is underway and my inspiration is perfect for this Easter weekend. I decided to create a masculine and a feminine card using just the one stamp set. The masculine card has been made with autumnal tones, perfect for a southern hemisphere Easter while the feminine card has more of a … Continue reading Easter, in Autumn and Spring
Hello! The December A Perfect Time To Craft Open Challenge is up and running! This month, we're joined by Dr Digi and I've chosen one of his pre-coloured images to create a totally digital scene as my inspiration. I decided I would create all my elements on the computer, one of my favourite ways to … Continue reading A Cheery Santa!
Hello! Another Creative Fingers Challenge has just begun and Bugaboo has joined us this time! My inspiration uses three Bugaboo images in a simple slimline card. I used the Elf Peeker, the Santa Clause Peeker and the Snowman Peeker in miniature, measuring the apertures and sizing the images before printing. I also digitally erased a … Continue reading Cheeky Little Peekers!
Hello! Another Creative Fingers Challenge is underway and my inspiration uses the Lotus In June image from sponsor, Ching-Chou Kuik. I thought this image was really just so elegant! I have really fallen in love with creating digital background scenes for digital stamps lately. I love being able to flick between potential backdrops, layering little … Continue reading Asian Love
Hello! It's time for another A Perfect Time To Craft Challenge and this month we welcome Dr Digi as our sponsor. I think he just has some of the best comical digital stamps available! For my inspiration, I've used Building Buddies and a simple clip art tree to create a scene that's overlaid onto a … Continue reading Santa’s Workforce and Coloring Over Embellishment Mousse
Hello! Another challenge is underway over at A Perfect Time To Craft Open Challenge, where you can enter absolutely any craft project with any theme. This month our sponsor is Artsystamper and I've created two quick cards using the Field Flower Silhouette Set. For my first card, I spent a bit of time on the … Continue reading Fields Of Flower Silhouettes
Hello! It's time for another Creative Fingers Challenge and my inspiration uses two cute Bugaboo images in the one design. Most of the design was done on the computer. I carefully aligned the Snowman Peeker and the Santa Clause Peeker images so they looked like they were peeking around the same corner. I digitally removed … Continue reading Peek-a-Bugaboo!
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.