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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Two with One

I made these two cards with one stamp set to play along at Twofer Card challenge. This challenge is fun as you have to think of two different ways to use the same stamp set. For today’s card, I used the Fresh Cut Poppies from The Ton as I wanted to play along at their…

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Pain before Pleasure

Who would want to put pain before pleasure you might ask but many of us actually do it. I’m not talking about anything sexual here, just life in general. Some do it out of necessity, like having to go to work so that they can afford to do what they love. Or others like me,…

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Back to Painting

Its been 3 longs months that I haven’t painted! The house move killed my mojo I think and although it was always at the back of my mind that I should get back to it, it wasn’t till I started feeling a little depressed this week, that I knew I had to get out my…

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Wishing you Love and Laughter

Happy Valentine’s Day to those who didn’t read my first post! Wishing you love and laughter today and everyday for the rest of 2018! For my 2nd post, I’m sharing a card I made for our challenge at The Sisterhood of Crafters where the theme is “A Banner Year” so join us with any card…

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Creative with Stamps – Heart

Hi all! I’m here today to share this month’s challenge theme at Creative with Stamps and its “Heart”, as its the month of St Valentine’s! We have a wonderful new sponsor for our challenges and they are MHK Designs digital stamps. Do go over and see all the wonderful images they have as they specialise…

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Calling All Sistahs – Nov Encouragement Challenge

Hi everyone! We have a new Encouragement challenge over at the Calling All Sistahs blog and we have a gorgeous mood blog to inspire you to make a card which will cheer someone up. All you have to do is: Make an encouragement card inspired by the photo or colors or both. Link up here…

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Calling All Sistahs – Check Yourselves!

Hi all, Its the 17th of the month and I’m back again to remind you, together with my other “Sistahs” over at CASual Fridays Calling All Sistahs blog, to check yourselves. We do this every month as part of our monthly breast cancer awareness campaign, which was started by Michele from CAS-ual Fridays, who survived…

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Creative with Stamps – Thankful challenge reminder post

Hi all, I’m here to remind you that we’re halfway though our challenge at Creative with Stamps where the theme is “Thankful”. So come play with us with any crafty creations which has the theme “Thankful” and maybe win a prize from our sponsor Pattie’s Creations! For this reminder post I decided to create a…

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Learning to Watercolour – Day 1

I started learning to watercolour quite a few times now 😉 but none of the online courses I have taken really taught me what I needed to know…like how to load a brush for example, and especially, how to bend a leaf the way I want it to! Then I discovered Jenna Rainey’s book called…

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