Tropical Buzz

I’m dead tired as I’m writing this after a week of guests and a weekend of late nights partying, but I had this idea to make these cards for a few weeks now ever since I saw the theme at The Twofer Challenge was “Trees” and so I pushed my tired eyes to their limit…

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Addicted to Stamps & More – Stamp Collage

Hi all, I’m back today with a new challenge at Addicted to Stamps & More and the theme is “Make Your Mark”. We look forward to seeing your creations using markers, watercolours, colour pencils… anything you use to make YOUR mark in the gallery. As we are just past the middle of Kathy’s “The Daily…

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Creative with Stamps – Terry on the Beach

Hi all, its the 15th of the month and I’m back to remind you of our challenge going on at Creative with Stamps where the theme is “Cute Animal”. I hope you’ve joined in the challenge with an animal themed project, and if not you have until the 30th to join in, and who knows,…

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The Sisterhood of Crafters – Animal crackers + video tutorial

I’m back again today to inspire you to join us at our challenge at The Sisterhood of Crafters where our sistah Terri has chosen to put Animals in the focus of our creations. You have until Sunday June 17th to link up your animal themed cards so you have plenty of time to join in…

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Creative with Stamps – Cute Animals

Hi all, its the 1st of the month and I’m back to inspire you to join us for a new challenge at Creative with Stamps and this month’s theme is “Cute Animals”. You have until the end of the month to share your animal cards with us and make us go “awww…so cute” and maybe…

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Addicted to Stamps and More – Anything Goes

Hi all! Today I’ll be sharing two posts with you again. In fact, every other Wednesday, you’re going to get slammed privileged with 2 posts from me. Somehow, 2 of the challenge blogs I make cards for, landed up on the same week, even if they started out on different weeks! So for my first post,…

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Were you Good?

A quick post to share a Christmas card I didn’t have time to share before Christmas. I had my hubby’s family here from Spain over Christmas and as we move to our new house in afew days, I’m lucky to find afew minutes to share this card with you. So forgive me if this post…

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Using my Stash – Clearly Besotted & Stamplorations

As promised, I’m sharing with you 2 cards I made using my new stash I got the last 2 months. Today’s card is made from the really cute critter stamps from Clearly Besotted and I used my Brother Scan and Cut to cut them. I also discovered a miracle pen to make all my colour…

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How far I’ve come

Today’s card is a personal landmark for me of how far I’ve come in my colouring capabilities since I started 6 months ago. I’m not celebrating the technical skills I’ve learnt, but rather the confidence I now have when I hold a pencil in my hand. The confidence to let myself go and be freer…

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Watercolouring with Distress Oxide inks + Video

Sometimes you want to make a card that doesn’t take 2h but still comes out looking good, and with this card I think I managed to do just that. Apart from the drying time, I think it only took me 15 minutes to make, a personal olympic record in card making for me! And I…

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