Hello! It seems a like lifetime since I wrote a blog post. Its been a looooong 6 weeks or so (possibly 6 months but who’s counting). My laptop broke, closely followed by my mobile phone, closely followed by my tumble dryer – it’s summer I know, I can dry my washing outside but it won’t… Continue reading A Little Catch Up……
A few weeks ago I sat playing with some distress ink pads and stamps. This was the result- I decided yesterday that it was time I actually made them into something. Crafty stash used : Sizzix / Hero Arts stamp and die cut – Butterflies #3 Ranger / Tim Holtz Distress Ink pads in the… Continue reading Butterfly Best Wishes
I had so much fun playing with my alcohol inks the other day that I couldn’t wait to have another chance to get messy with them again. I was asked about the colours I used to create this card so I sat and made a colour swatch of my ink. I must confess that on that… Continue reading More Play With Alcohol Ink
I’m sneaking into this weeks Color Throwdown #ctd378 challenge last minute with my entry. I’ve been meaning to set aside time all week to make something but it just hasn’t happened. I have used my MFT coffee cup die and my new Lawn Fawn Milo’s ABC alphabet stamps for this card. You can find the challenge here… Continue reading You Are My Cup Of Tea
Here is my make/colouring for The Daily Marker 30 day colouring challenge day 5: I used my new MFT coffee cup die and coloured it with Promarkers. I added extra shading with distress inks. The ‘hot stuff’ is die cut from a QuicKutz Lemonade Skinny Mini alphabet dies. The letters and heart were covered with… Continue reading Hot Stuff!
Day 2 of the daily marker challenge The stamps are from Hero Arts, the stitched tag and stars cut from a the Lawn Fawn Stitched Journaling Card die and I have finished with Wink Of Stella, a little touch of Glossy accents and silver thread. I coloured the image with my Promarkers. Fancy joining in?… Continue reading Birthday Button Elephant
I’ve had some much needed craft inspiration today. I came across a card making colour challenge with the aim of making a card using the colours craft, grey and yellow. Here is my entry: I used my Sizzix Hero Arts stamp and die set for the butterflies and flowers and my Tim Holtz Stampers Anonymous… Continue reading Butterfly With Love