Cards · Stamplorations · Stencil

Easy Embossing Paste with Stencil technique + Video

Quite a few things inspired me to make this beautiful card using distress inks, a stencil and clear embossing paste. The first was Gayatri's gorgeous card she made as DT for the Simon Says Stamp Wednesday challenge. I loved the effect so much I had to try it myself. The second were the beautiful colours… Continue reading Easy Embossing Paste with Stencil technique + Video

Calling all sistahs · Cards · encouragement challenge · Watercolor

Water Shaker Card -Calling All Sistahs Encouragement Challenge

Its time for another Encouragement challenge over at CAS-ual Friday Stamps Calling All Sistahs Encouragement challenge Blog. Were you the winner of our challenge last month? Check it out here! This month we have this serene water scene to help you cling on to the last days of Summer.  All you have to do is:… Continue reading Water Shaker Card -Calling All Sistahs Encouragement Challenge

Cards · Interactive cards · so suzy stamps · Stamplorations · Watercolor

I am an Artist!

Its 5h30 now as I write this and I'm awake cause I have a raging fever and I'm waiting for the meds to take effect so I can go back to sleep! Whats keeping me awake is also thinking of all the cards I want to make... so I can't be that sick after all… Continue reading I am an Artist!

Calling all sistahs · Cards · encouragement challenge

Calling All Sistahs – July Encouragement Challenge

Its time for our 3rd Encouragement challenge over at Casual Fridays Calling All Sistahs challenge blog, where any style of cards are welcome, as long as its a card to lift someone's spirit,  and this wonderful mood blog should help you to do so! I was inspired by the hot air balloon and the blue… Continue reading Calling All Sistahs – July Encouragement Challenge

Cards · Heat embossing · Stencil

Be your own kind of Beautiful

Just a quick post today as I'm actually on the road, in France, on our way to see some friends, who have a beach house in the South west of France, where we'll stay for a week. Its actually our first long vacation together as a family this year and we're already having a lot… Continue reading Be your own kind of Beautiful

Cards · stamping · Watercolor

Calling All Sistahs – New Encouragement Challenge

Today is the first day of a brand new challenge, starting the 18th of each month, over at CAS-ual Fridays new blog "Calling All Sistahs"! I'm part of their design team called the "Encouragement Squad". Why are we called this? Go on over to the blog here to find out more and join in the fun... and perhaps… Continue reading Calling All Sistahs – New Encouragement Challenge

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