Cards · Die cuts · Heat embossing · stamping

Calling All Sistahs – Check yourselves!

Its the 17th of the month and time to check yourself as a preventive measure against breast cancer! Together with the other Sistahs at the Calling All Sistahs blog, we remind you every month to take the time to do this very important gesture, one that could save your life! The stamps and dies used… Continue reading Calling All Sistahs – Check yourselves!

Cards · Die cuts · stamping · Watercolor

Grey & Yellow

Heres another CAS card I made especially for a challenge. This time its for Less Is More who's theme is... Grey & Yellow. I used Hero Arts Color layering Hydrangea bundle and stamped the base layer with Stampin up Daffodil Delight and the second layer with Momento London Fog. I went over with my Zig… Continue reading Grey & Yellow

Cards · Die cuts · stamping

Mother’s Day is everyday

I made another card for Altenew's Celebrating Parent Card Drive. I think its really great that they are sending cards to seniors who are in nursing homes or sheltersĀ so they can feel loved, celebrated, and honoured too. I hope my cards get to them in time cause I don't know why, I thought Mother's Day… Continue reading Mother’s Day is everyday

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

Books & Book Marks

Going on holidays is nice...except I can't craft! šŸ˜‰ 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 · Die cuts · Interactive cards · stamping

Create Kind Cards

Awhile ago, in my post "Artistic Compromise" here, many of you told me you sent your cards to some charities or homes. I have been thinking about this and would really like to do so but I couldn't really find places to send them to. So IĀ decided to create an Instagram and Facebook page called… Continue reading Create Kind Cards

Cards · Die cuts · Heat embossing · Marbling · stamping

Perfect Cardmaking Formula

I'm pretty bad at layering cards. Throw in more than one die cut or an embossed background and I'm at a loss. Luckily I found Yana Smakula's video on her Perfect Cardmaking Formula. I like her clean elegant style so I think I will be using it quite often! I love that touch of gold… Continue reading Perfect Cardmaking Formula

Cards · Die cuts · stamping · Watercolor

My cup overfloweth…

I am truly lucky to be able to spend my days just drawing, painting and creating cards. I am blessed to have such a loving family that encourages and supports my passion. After I finished my orchid yesterday, my daughter told me that she was proud of me, cause she knew I couldn't draw to… Continue reading My cup overfloweth…