Stamplorations Guest designer

Hi all! I’m back today to share my first post as a Guest Designer on the Stamplorations blog for their “Wonderful Wednesday Coloring” posts. I’m so excited to be part of their team for the next three months to share how I colour their wonderful stamps. If you don’t know what Wonderful Wednesday Coloring is…

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Letting Go…

I’ve been away for a month, back in France, to resign from my old job in the aeronautical industry. I was on a sabbatical leave until now, you see, and since my company wouldn’t extend my leave (its only been 5 years…), I had to resign from the company I spent 21 years with. As…

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Sisterhood of Crafters – Cozy Plaids

Hi all! Its the 2nd Wednesday of the month so another challenge begins over at The Sisterhood of Crafters and our sistah Diane has chosen the theme “Cozy Plaids”, so you have until Sunday 23rd September to share any creations with plaids on them! I almost opted out of this challenge as I didn’t have…

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Shanah Tovah Umetukah

Hi all! It’s a “Holiday” theme at Addicted to Stamps and More and we would like to see any holiday theme card or images of your holidays in the link up.  As Rosh Hashanah is just in afew days, I though I’d make a Jewish New Year card to wish my Jewish friends and all…

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Pumpkin π

Hi all! Its the 1st of the month which means the beginning of another challenge over at Creative with Stamps, and the theme this month is “Pumpkin”. So I look forward to seeing all your wonderful creations featuring pumpkins and you have a whole month to create them! I love pumpkins, something about their full…

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The Colour of Passion

… and I’m not talking about the telenovela. I just took another on-line class at the Altenew Academy called “In the mood for Color” and it reminded me that colours can evoke feelings and communicate a silent message. So I tried to apply it to today’s card, and I hope that even without looking at…

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AECP- Creative Watercolor Media

A very short post today just to share a card I made after completing the Creative Watercolor Media course at Altenew Academy. As I have been water-colouring for 6 months now and I’ve watched TONS of videos on this subject, I did not expect to find anything new to me in this course. But surprise…

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Mermaid tunnel card

Hi all! I’m back today for a double post and the first is for Addicted to Stamps and More where the challenge is everyone’s favourite… “Anything Goes”! So I’m sure I’ll see many of you in the link up with your amazing cards. The idea to make a tunnel card came from Jennifer McGuire’s post…

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Addicted to Stamps and More – Cactus

Hi all, I’m here with the first of my double posts today, to invite you to play along with us at Addicted to Stamps and More, where we have a beautiful photo inspiration of succulents. Feel free to join in with whatever inspires you in this picture, be it the plants themselves or the colours…

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Inspired by…

So many things inspire me to make a card or paint. Nature, other people’s creations…and even once, a wall in a toilet in a mall!  Rarely though am I so moved by an image I’ve seen that I immediately sit down and create something. Well today’s card was that exception and here is the image…

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