MFT Card Design Superstar – Coloring Virtuoso

Well, I’ll be honest – I wasn’t sure whether to enter this card in the competition at all, because some of the entries are just crazy good. However, I did take a lot of care over colouring my characters and I like how the card turned out, so if nothing else, I could end upContinue reading “MFT Card Design Superstar – Coloring Virtuoso”

Trick or Treat – Lawn Fawn x Wow Embossing

Have you seen the new Trios that Wow Embossing have recently released? The thing I love about them is that often they are colours that I would not have thought to put together myself. One of the Trios that Wow! sent me to play with as part of my guest design spot recently was thisContinue reading Trick or Treat – Lawn Fawn x Wow Embossing

2 for 1 inky backgrounds – Wow Embossing

I love 2 for 1 techniques, and this one is so easy, you need to give it a try! Also, if you like a process video, I have a quick reel over on my Instagram page, so feel free to check it out! To make my backgrounds, I used the All Squared Up Stencil fromContinue reading “2 for 1 inky backgrounds – Wow Embossing”

Heffy Doodle Fan Hop

Hey, friends! Hope you’ve got something nice planned for the weekend! We’re having a few days away this weekend, for a MUCH needed chill with our girls! Today I’m sharing with you TWO cards that I made for this year’s Heffy Doodle Fan Hop! I love Heffy Doodle, and I’ve had this Sweet Stuff stampContinue reading “Heffy Doodle Fan Hop”

Christmas in July

It feels very strange posting this card on the first day of a heatwave in the UK! But the current Lawn Fawn challenge is Christmas in July, so here we go! I started out by ink blending an A2 sized panel of Neenah solar white classic crest 110lb card stock with festive colours: candied apple,Continue reading “Christmas in July”

MFT sketch challenge

I’ve said it before: I LOVE a sketch challenge. Card layouts and background ideas are one of the things I struggle with the most, so I love the inspiration that comes from following a plan. So, today I’m sharing this sweet little card I made for the current MFT sketch challenge (below). I used theContinue reading “MFT sketch challenge”

Rainbow shaker card

I was recently reminded of a technique I’d not done in a while – making a shaker card with layered circles in the centre. To do this, I started with six pieces of card measuring 6×6″. From the first, I cut a circle in the centre using the Time for Tea Designs Circle of LoveContinue reading “Rainbow shaker card”

Hello bluebird color challenge

I love Hello Bluebird, so I was excited when they recently launched a monthly challenge! This is my entry for this month’s challenge, which is based on the following colour palette: I looove these spring pastels and I knew exactly which stamp set I wanted to use for my project – Feed the Birds. IContinue reading “Hello bluebird color challenge”

Happy Easter!

I’m not much of an Easter crafter, but there’s a few crafty items I fell in love with this year and decided to make a couple of simple Easter cards. After a period of illness, I was feeling a bit uninspired, so I turned to some card sketches on Google to give me some layoutContinue reading “Happy Easter!”

Have a Super birthday!

Hi crafty friends! As you may know, I love superhero cards, so when I nabbed the Heffy Doodle Superdudes set for the recent collab with Time for Tea Designs, I couldn’t stop at just one card! To make this interactive card, I started by ink blending a panel of smooth white card with various blueContinue reading “Have a Super birthday!”