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 · Heat embossing · stamping

Altenew Perennial Beauty

All I want to do is make flower cards at the moment, can you blame me? With Spring in full spring, with buckets of rain to prove it, flowers are popping up everywhere, and even the week of snow didn't stop them from covering the ground and bushes with gorgeous hues of pink, reds, purples, yellow... I just… Continue reading Altenew Perennial Beauty

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Calling All Sistahs…Get em squeezed + winner!

Yup its that time of the month again! The time where we get together with our sistahs from around the world and remind you to do your monthly breast cancer checks or make that appointment for your yearly check. I know friends who haven't had themselves checked for the last 3 years 😱 (you know… Continue reading Calling All Sistahs…Get em squeezed + winner!

Cards · Colour pencils · Heat embossing · stamping · Watercolor

We’re still hot

When CASual Fridays Stamps 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

Cards · Heat embossing · stamping · Watercolor

Spring is here!

Everyone is yelling it at their top of their voices here in Germany, and everywhere else where they might be lucky enough not to have anymore snow. There's a great Spring coloured post by my friend Dalit over at her blog My Piece of Craft where she showcases some ways to decorate a Spring table with… Continue reading Spring is here!

Cards · Heat embossing · Watercolor

If at first you don’t succeed…

A year ago, when I first started card making, I was so taken by Kristina Werner's card I saw here, that I bought Zig Clean Color Real Brush Markers and copied her card. It looked so easy... until I tried it of course! The result was so disappointing that I never tried to watercolour flowers again.… Continue reading If at first you don’t succeed…

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To Err is Human

To forgive is divine...but in card making, to cover it up is even better! Who has not spent hours making an incredibly beautiful card, and spoiling it at the end when an ink pad drops on the card, or when the last background colour you add just spoils the whole effect you wanted, or when… Continue reading To Err is Human