Cards · Heat embossing · stamping

Calling All Sistahs…Get em squeezed + winner!

Yup its that time of the month again! The time where we get together with our sistahs from around the world and remind you to do your monthly breast cancer checks or make that appointment for your yearly check. I know friends who haven't had themselves checked for the last 3 years ­čś▒ (you know… Continue reading Calling All Sistahs…Get em squeezed + winner!

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! ­čśë For those who do make cards┬áand want to know what no line… Continue reading No line with line colouring

Cards · Heat embossing · stamping · Watercolor

Spring is here!

Everyone is yelling it at their top of their voices here in Germany, and everywhere else where they might be lucky enough not to have anymore snow. There's a great Spring coloured post by my friend Dalit over at her blog┬áMy Piece of Craft where she showcases some ways to decorate a Spring table with… Continue reading Spring is here!

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 never┬átried 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

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 · 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,┬álosing all my craft supplies would upset me the most I think. So I hope this… Continue reading Crafty friend in need