Cards · Die cuts · Heat embossing · Shadow box cards · Silhouette portrait

A Child is Born + Giveaway + Winner

I am really proud and happy to announce the birth of...a new shadow box card design! Those of you who know me must just have let out a breath of relief that I didn't have another child! Don't worry, I am happily in my "menopausing" stage and our kids are nowhere close to being parents!… Continue reading A Child is Born + Giveaway + Winner

Cards · Silhouette portrait · Watercolor

Santa & his Reindeers

I really enjoyed making this card. I had fun colouring the minuscule images of Santa and his Reindeers and I felt liked a little kid again while doing so! I now understand why people take so much pleasure colouring in those Zen books. I think much has to do with it bringing us back to our… Continue reading Santa & his Reindeers

Cards · Die cuts · Shadow box cards · Silhouette portrait · Watercolor

Shadow boxes and more

I was at the Creative Fair in Stuttgart last week and came back with a ...Silhouette cutting machine! It cuts all shapes, even ones downloaded from internet and self drawn images! I bought it mainly for text, as I can never find the right text I want. But what I discovered I could do with… Continue reading Shadow boxes and more


1st Baby Shower

Today I attended my very first baby shower in 51 years! After having had 3 kids and with friends who too have many kids, this was actually a surprise to me when I realised it. Then I remembered that people didn't have baby showers in France, which is where I spent my "baby raising" years. We… Continue reading 1st Baby Shower


Card making process

This card took me more than a week to finish. It is also only my third attempt, I think, of creating a mixed media card. The reasons it has taken so long are: 1-I had no idea what I wanted to do with it.                      … Continue reading Card making process


Watercolours with Zig markers

I have heard so much about these Zig Clean color real brushes from fellow bloggers who do amazing watercolor creations with them, that I was over the moon when I got them for my birthday last month! As I am not a natural painter, I found this video from KWerner design really helpful, and in the… Continue reading Watercolours with Zig markers