Cards · stamping · Watercolor

No line with line colouring

Is it no line colouring if I draw a line around it after I'm finished? Ok for all those who follow my blog who don't make cards and have no idea what I'm talking about, just skip to the nice pictures below! šŸ˜‰ For those who do make cardsĀ and want to know what no line… Continue reading No line with line colouring

Cards · Colour pencils · stamping · Watercolor

One stamp 3 ways – Hero Arts Fuschia

I can't help it, now that I'm no longer afraid to use my colour pencils or watercolour, I just can't stop colouring my flower stamps that were beckoning at me for so long to play with them. So this is not going to be the last of what I will now call, my "2017 Flower… Continue reading One stamp 3 ways – Hero Arts Fuschia

Cards · Die cuts · Interactive cards · stamping

Create Kind Cards

Awhile ago, in my post "Artistic Compromise" here, many of you told me you sent your cards to some charities or homes. I have been thinking about this and would really like to do so but I couldn't really find places to send them to. So IĀ decided to create an Instagram and Facebook page called… Continue reading Create Kind Cards

Cards · Die cuts · Heat embossing · Marbling · stamping

Perfect Cardmaking Formula

I'm pretty bad at layering cards. Throw in more than one die cut or an embossed background and I'm at a loss. Luckily I found Yana Smakula's video on her Perfect Cardmaking Formula. I like her clean elegant style so I think I will be using it quite often! I love that touch of gold… Continue reading Perfect Cardmaking Formula

Cards · Colour pencils · stamping

I did it! No line colouring with Prismacolor

After a week of intensive daily online drawing lessons, I decided it was time to try colouring those beautiful flower stamps I have... and I did it! I managed to colour a flower and make it RESEMBLE a flower! Woohoo! I am so happy and proud of myself. I now truly believe that anyone can… Continue reading I did it! No line colouring with Prismacolor

Cards · stamping

Crafty friend in need

Just a quick post today to share a card I made for a fellow crafter in Blogland who lost all her crafting supplies (and everything else) when her house burnt down! Objects-wise, after the photos of my kids pre-Cloud period,Ā losing all my craft supplies would upset me the most I think. So I hope this… Continue reading Crafty friend in need

Cards · Colour pencils · Painting · Watercolor

1st Painting Lesson

The last time I took a painting class, it was in school where I tried to make an apple look more than a round object with a twig on the top...and I failed miserably. Since then, I have always considered myself useless at creating anything with a pen, brush, crayons or anything else where my… Continue reading 1st Painting Lesson