Brushos paint powder · Cards · Stamplorations · Stencil

Adding shine to Embossing paste + Video

Hi all! I'm writing a really quick post today to share a video with you on how I made this card shine, using embossing paste with Brushos and Glimmer spray! This is also the first card I'm making for a sick child as part of a program I just joined called Zippy Zebra's Smiles &… Continue reading Adding shine to Embossing paste + Video

Brushos paint powder · Calling all sistahs · Cards · CAS-ual Fridays Stamps · Watercolor

Calling All Sistahs – Send an Encouragement card

Hi all, its time again for the Encouragement challenge over at the Calling All Sistahs Blog and this time we have a lovely mood board to inspire you to create a card for someone who might need a little encouragement. AND on top of sending someone some love, you could also win a $25 gift… Continue reading Calling All Sistahs – Send an Encouragement card

Cards · stamping · Watercolor

Grunge

Is not really my thing... not even when I was a teenager. Then I preferred clean lines and colours for my clothes and I still do and you can see that in my cards most of the time too.. although thats probably from a lack of imagination and creativity. Lol! But for the sake of… Continue reading Grunge

Cards · Die cuts · Watercolor

Artistic Compromise

When I started out making cards, it was just an outlet for my artistic cravings that was pent up in me for so long that I never even knew I had them! Since I started turning my card fanaticism into a tiny business though (only in size not in hours spent...), I have been confronted… Continue reading Artistic Compromise

Cards · Die cuts · Interactive cards · Watercolor

Watercolour shaker card

Now that my first self designed hand made shadow box cards are finally out on Etsy and DeWanda, just in time for Chinese New Year, I have a little time to "play" in a few challenges before the orders come flooding in (wishful thinking)... :). I was happy to be able to make another watercolour card with… Continue reading Watercolour shaker card

Cards · Silhouette portrait · Watercolor

Santa & his Reindeers

I really enjoyed making this card. I had fun colouring the minuscule images of Santa and his Reindeers and I felt liked a little kid again while doing so! I now understand why people take so much pleasure colouring in those Zen books. I think much has to do with it bringing us back to our… Continue reading Santa & his Reindeers

Cards · Die cuts · Heat embossing · Stencil · Watercolor

Book Marks

My sis posted a book club thingy on Facebook the other day. If you liked her post, you send your favourite book to someone she lists and you in turn get books from stangers around the world! I sent someone "The Four Agreements". Its one of my favourite books and I wish I had discovered it… Continue reading Book Marks