Cards · Die cuts · spellbinders · waffle flowers

Masculine 50th Birthday card

I don't make many masculine cards and those I do are upon requests with a theme like hiking, golfing, wine... so I just create a digital image with my Silhouette Portrait and make a 3D card. But today I wanted to make a "normal" card which could be generic for any masculine birthdays and that… Continue reading Masculine 50th Birthday card

altenew · Cards · Creative With Stamps · Die cuts · Watercolor

Creative with Stamps – Thankful challenge reminder post

Hi all, I'm here to remind you that we're halfway though our challenge at Creative with Stamps where the theme is "Thankful". So come play with us with any crafty creations which has the theme "Thankful" and maybe win a prize from our sponsor Pattie's Creations! For this reminder post I decided to create a… Continue reading Creative with Stamps – Thankful challenge reminder post

altenew · Cards · Die cuts · Watercolor · Zig clean color real brush

Using my Stash – Altenew

Hi all, today is the first post of my new project called "Using my Stash"! 😆 I have a policy that I don't put away my stamps until I use them, this is supposed to deter me from buying new stamps... key word here being "supposed". LoL! Although I did actually manage to use all of… Continue reading Using my Stash – Altenew

Cards · Die cuts · Distress Oxide inks · Pink Fresh Studio

Inlaid delicate die cutting tutorial

My head is soooo tired from attending intensive German classes every day. I have 4h every afternoon and I come home completely frustrated after having to figure out the German grammar. I was fluent in French in 6months, although thats probably due to the fact that I was only 25, and I didn't really have… Continue reading Inlaid delicate die cutting tutorial

Cards · Derwent graphik line painters · Die cuts · Watercolor

Galaxy background card 2

Hi all. Today I'll be sharing another card in my series of water coloured background galaxy cards. You can find my first one here. Today's card was inspired by a painting created by the amazingly talented Melanie April. If you haven't seen her work yet, you should go have a look! I love how she… Continue reading Galaxy background card 2

Cards · Die cuts · stamping · Watercolor

Galaxy background card 1

Today will be the first in my series of ways to use water coloured Galaxy backgrounds on my card. The reason why I'm doing this is because I practised painting galaxies last month with my new Winsor & Newton paints and they were so sad just lying around feeling neglected and lifeless... (Get it? Lifeless...Galaxies...… Continue reading Galaxy background card 1

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