Cards · Die cuts · stamping · Watercolor

Grey & Yellow

Heres another CAS card I made especially for a challenge. This time its for Less Is More who's theme is... Grey & Yellow. I used Hero Arts Color layering Hydrangea bundle and stamped the base layer with Stampin up Daffodil Delight and the second layer with Momento London Fog. I went over with my Zig… Continue reading Grey & Yellow

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 · stamping · Watercolor

Relax…and go with the flow

Some days you have to don't you, just have to breathe, let go and go with it. Its too stressful anyway, on crazy days, to try and control everything when nothings going your way. Or go over and over in your head about what you could have done, should have done, shouldn't have done. ..it… Continue reading Relax…and go with the flow

Cards · Colour pencils · Die cuts · mixed media · stamping · Stencil

Books & Book Marks

Going on holidays is nice...except I can't craft! šŸ˜‰ So after a long break, I started reading again. That was also quite necessary as I am now running an English book club at the local International Women's Academy here in Ulm! The IWA is like a community centre I guess, with courses in everything you… Continue reading Books & Book Marks

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 · Heat embossing · Watercolor

If at first you don’t succeed…

A year ago, when I first started card making, I was so taken by Kristina Werner's card I saw here, that I bought Zig Clean Color Real Brush Markers and copied her card. It looked so easy... until I tried it of course! The result was so disappointing that I neverĀ tried to watercolour flowers again.… Continue reading If at first you don’t succeed…

Cards · Heat embossing · stamping

To Err is Human

To forgive is divine...but in card making, to cover it up is even better! Who has not spent hours making an incredibly beautiful card, and spoiling it at the end when an ink pad drops on the card, or when the last background colour you add just spoils the whole effect you wanted, or when… Continue reading To Err is Human