Hero Arts 45th Anniversary + Giveaway!

I’m so honoured to be a part of Hero Art’s 45th Anniversary blog hop! This is a 3-day blog hop which started yesterday and you can find the first day here. They are also celebrating the release of their 2019 Summer catalogue with special edition stamps which were brought back “from the vault, and their…

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Blossoming Bouquet

Hi all, its Wednesday, so another challenge begins over at Addicted to Stamps and More and this week’s theme is “Make Your Mark”, so bring out your pens, markers, colour pencils, watercolours… and show us your wonderful creations! I coloured this gorgeous Peony(?) stamp from Crafters Companion called Blossoming Bouquet, using my new Aqua water-based markers…

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Hero Arts May Challenge – Celebrate!

Hi all! Its the 15th of the month and a new challenge starts over at “A Blog Named Hero”, Hero Arts official challenge blog. This month, we are celebrating Hero Arts 45th Anniversary so our theme reflects this. In addition, if you want to use an old Hero Arts favourite stamp, please do! You have…

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Watercolour Kingfisher – Photo tutorial and giveaway

Hi all! What are you all doing today? I’m going to try and start painting again after a break of 10 whole days!!! Mind you I have been painting, but on my cards, using stamps and not freeform. In fact, since I’ve become a Brand Ambassador for Spectrum noir (no I cannot say that too…

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A Touch of Texture

Hi all, its Friday so the beginning of the weekend! Yippee! It’s been a rather strange hectic week for me as I settle into my new role as Brand Ambassador for Spectrum Noir and trying out all their colouring products. At the same time I’m trying out a new way to learn German as typical…

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Mouse tea party

Hi all! Just to let you know that I’m over at the Hero Arts challenge blog called “My Monthly Hero”, to hopefully incite you to join in our Clean and Simple challenge with my CAS card. I do hope you’ll pop on over and see how I created this card using Hero Arts Mouse Tea…

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Deep Blue

Hi all! Its Wednesday today so another challenge starts at Addicted to Stamps and More and this week we have a beautiful photo board to inspire you. How will you interpret these dreamy images?I decided to try and reproduce the top right-hand image of swirling waters using my new Spectrum Noir water reactive ink pad…

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Paper Crafting & Beyond

Hi all! Today I am here to share with you a card I made after I attended another excellent online course over at the Altenew Academy, called “Paper Crafting and Beyond”. This is part of my Altenew Educator’s Certification course and I’m already on the last level, Level 3! I have just 2 more classes…

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Happy Little Stampers – Happy Watercolour challenge

Hi all. Its the first of the month and I’m back to let you know that we have a new watercolour challenge over at Happy Little Stampers and this month’s optional theme is “Happy”! So show us your watercolour projects and if you want to, give it a happy theme either with bright happy colours…

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Zentangle Garden and Video

Hi all! Today I’m very excited to share something I’ve never done before…Zentangling! Do you know what “zentangling” or rather drawing Zentagles is? If you don’t, neither did I before I took the “Zentangle for Cardmakers” course by Amber Davis at the Altenew Academy.I don’t even know how to doodle, or rather I never doodled,…

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