Cards · stamping · Stencil · Watercolor

Never will he forsake you…

After a making a bunch of CAS (clean and simple) cards, I suddenly got the urge to make a card completely different than what I'm used to, but which I love seeing other talented card makers create. This was inspired by many sources. Firstly a random image in a magazine, Vivien's beautiful card in The… Continue reading Never will he forsake you…

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

Books & Book Marks

Going on holidays is nice...except I can't craft! ūüėČ 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 · Stencil · Watercolor

Just one little Fri-die

I have this pile of gatefold cards I bought a year ago at a craft fair, with a fantastic idea of what to do with them, but obviously once I got home, I couldn't remember¬†why I bought them! To make matters worse, they are shiny card stock, so not possible to do any blending or… Continue reading Just one little Fri-die

Cards · Heat embossing · Silhouette portrait · Stencil · Watercolor

Stencil Madness

Stencils are one of my favourite products to use as they are so versatile. They can be used as embossing folders, stamps, die cuts and just stencils! In this post I¬†even created my own stencil from a cut file, as I wanted to join in the Stencil challenge¬†over at Winnie & Walter's 3rd birthday bash… Continue reading Stencil Madness

Cards · Heat embossing · Stencil

Breast Cancer Awareness blog hop

Hi, its the 17th of the month again and time for the "Calling All Sistahs" Cancer Awareness Blog hop!¬†Michele Gross, of¬†CAS-ual Fridays Stamps¬†started an amazing campaign called ‚ÄúCalling All Sistahs‚ÄĚ, after her own discovery of breast cancer. Because of the early detection, she recovered and started this monthly awareness campaign to remind all women to… Continue reading Breast Cancer Awareness blog hop

Cards · Die cuts · Heat embossing · Stencil

Love stencil emboss

Using stencil to create an emboss resist with an ombre background

Cards · Heat embossing · Stencil

I, like, totally love you

When I saw this sentiment I thought immediately of my teenage daughter. Born to a Singaporean mother (me) and Spanish dad (my dear patient hubby), raised in France and now living in Germany, she somehow managed to speak and behave like an American teenager! Like¬†what the...!!! She does attend an International school here, but her… Continue reading I, like, totally love you