Cards · Colour pencils · Stamplorations · Stencil

Vielen Dank

This card was made to order to thank a very generous parent couple who have been providing free drinks to all our PTA events in school. It was hard for me to come up with a fairly neutral card which would be nice but not too feminine or masculine. And as they own a local… Continue reading Vielen Dank

Cards · Colour pencils · Creative With Stamps · Watercolor · Zig clean color real brush

Creative with Stamps Challenge – Shoes

Hi all, its a new month and a new challenge over at Creative with Stamps! This month's theme is "Shoes" and it was a difficult one for me as I don't really like shoes. WHAT! Don't like shoes??? I can hear all you ladies out there yelling in shock and disbelief! Well to be more… Continue reading Creative with Stamps Challenge – Shoes

altenew · Cards · Colour pencils · Die cuts

Stamping with a die cut + video

I wanted to enter the Altenew challenge with a large flower stamp outline that I could colour in, but realised I didn't have any. Then I looked at my new Altenew layered floral cover die A and thought, hmmm... maybe I can stamp with it! So I tried it... and loved the result! Can you… Continue reading Stamping with a die cut + video

Cards · Colour pencils · Heat embossing · Stamplorations · wow embossing powder

Vielen Dank

While I was away, my kind neighbours looked after some Roses I recently bought when I was at a recent Rose fair here in Ulm, so I made a card with a rose on it to thank them for taking care of them so well. Thats the Ulmer Munster in the background, the cathedral which… Continue reading Vielen Dank

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Colouring with Zigs & Prismacolor

I made these 2 cards late one night when inspiration hit me just before I was going to bed. I get most of my inspirations at night so I end up sleeping too late and then I'm tired the whole day and lose my mojo... Why can't I wake up in the mornings and cry… Continue reading Colouring with Zigs & Prismacolor

Cards · Colour pencils · Die cuts · mixed media · stamping · Stencil

Books & Book Marks

Going on holidays is nice...except I can't craft! ­čśë So after a long break, I started reading again. That was also quite necessary as I am now running an English book club at the local International Women's Academy here in Ulm! The IWA is like a community centre I guess, with courses in everything you… Continue reading Books & Book Marks

Cards · Colour pencils · Heat embossing · stamping · Watercolor

We’re still hot

When CASual Fridays┬áStamps came out with this stamp, I knew I had to have it! This was so appropriate for what I've been going through the last year. Although I'm right in my menopause stage, I've never felt so young and creative, even when I was young(er)! Having pre-teens in the house help a lot,… Continue reading We’re still hot