AECP – Relax, and go with the flow

Today’s card is my assignment, at the end of the Level 1 of Altenew’s Educator Certification program, to see if I can implement techniques I learnt from 3 of the courses out of the ten I took onto one card. This card will also determine if I can go on to the Level 2 of…

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AECP – Seasonal Scene Building

Whew, I’ve made it to the end of the 1st level of my Altenew Education Certification Program! Actually not “phew” at all as I SO enjoyed every single day of it. Learning new techniques everyday, creating something from what I learnt, & “teaching” it (well, sharing my method of making it here), is one of…

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For the Guys

After all the flower cards I’ve been making this week, it was good to do the “For the Guys” course in Altenew Academy’s Educator Certification Program today & make some masculine cards. Like many of you, I find it hard to do cards for the men and boys in our lives, but after finishing the…

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AECP – Let It Shine!

When I first started card making 2 years ago, a fellow crafty friend told me my signature was having some form of heat embossing on my cards. I didn’t realise it but it was true…and that was when I stopped heat embossing as I realised I needed to diversify. 2 years later, my signature today…

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AECP – Clean and Simple Boutique cards

After spending 5h to make one card yesterday, I decided to do the “Clean and Simple Boutique cards” online course today as part of my Altenew Academy Educator Certification Programme (AECP). I was so looking forward to doing this class as I’ve been wanting to get some tips on how to give my cards that…

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AECP – Stamp Layering Majestic Blooms

Second day of my personal challenge to finish the Altenew Educator Certification program by the end of August and today’s card show’s off what I learnt during the “Stamp Layering 2” course, featuring the gorgeous Majestic Bloom stamp from Altenew. This online course is great as it goes through many of the stamp layering sets…

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AECP – Easy die cutting techniques

I’m home! After one month away in Madrid at my in-laws, its soooo good to be home, even though it’s still hot and humid here and I’m being bitten to death by mosquitoes… but its so nice to hang out with my friends at the lake again, and have all my crafting tools around me!…

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Altenew Educator Certification Program – Stencil technique

It seems a while since I posted but I’ve been busy learning new techniques, finishing paintings for gifts and my weekends have also been busy with parties, dinners…. The end of the school year is always quite hectic as we all try to cram and see each other before the 6 week summer break or…

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Two Tone layered stamping

I took another card making technique class at the Altenew Academy called “All About Layering” and I learnt the best way to stamp my layered stamps. I don’t have many as I prefer just stamping the outline and water-colouring, but the ones I have are not the easiest to stamp together, so this class was…

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