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 – Relax, and go with the flow

Today’s card is my assignment, at the end of the Level 1 of Altenew’s Educator Certification program, to see if I can implement techniques I learnt from 3 of the courses out of the ten I took onto one card. This card will also determine if I can go on to the Level 2 of…

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Foil Flowers

Its time for another challenge at Addicted to Stamps and More and this week’s theme is “CAS”. You have until Tuesday 10pm Australian Eastern time to link up your Clean and Simple cards with us. I made a very quick & simple card following the tips from Altenew Academy’s “Clean and Simple Boutique Cards” course,…

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AECP – Let It Shine!

When I first started card making 2 years ago, a fellow crafty friend told me my signature was having some form of heat embossing on my cards. I didn’t realise it but it was true…and that was when I stopped heat embossing as I realised I needed to diversify. 2 years later, my signature today…

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Newborn baby card

I’m on holiday in Madrid at the moment & I spent the last week showing my cousin & her family around town, eating & drinking till late into the night (early in the morning actually…) and attending my first art classes! After 6 months of being self taught, I took the opportunity of being in…

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Altenew Educator Certification Program – Stencil technique

It seems a while since I posted but I’ve been busy learning new techniques, finishing paintings for gifts and my weekends have also been busy with parties, dinners…. The end of the school year is always quite hectic as we all try to cram and see each other before the 6 week summer break or…

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Creative with Stamps – Come play with us!

Hi all, its the 15th of the month so I’m sending out a friendly reminder that you can share your cards with us at Creative with Stamps, until the end of the month, if you have made a “Mother” themed card. I was a little enthusiastic about stamping the little flowers from Pink Fresh Studio’s…

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Addicted to Stamps and More – Anything Goes with Stamplorations

Hi all, its Wednesday and I’m back with another challenge over at Addicted to Stamps and More and the theme this week is “Anything Goes”! Its always a popular theme so I’m sure I’ll see many of you in the link up! I had alot of fun making this card for 2 reasons. The first…

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Creative with Stamps – Clean and Simple & 2nd Anniversary!

Hi all! Its the 1st of the month so a new challenge has started at Creative with Stamps and this month its our 2nd Anniversary! Its been 2 years since Lilian and Monika started this challenge and to celebrate it, there are 3 prizes from our sponsor Pattie’s Creations to be won, along with a…

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The Sisterhood of Crafters – Spring Flowers

Hi all! I’m back again today to let you know we have a new challenge at The Sisterhood of Crafters for the next fortnight and our Sistah Debbie has chosen a wonderful theme – Spring Flowers! If you’ve been having a long cold winter as we’ve had here in Germany, I’m sure, like me, you…

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