Magical mermaid birthday

Another weekend, another kids party for my 4 year old!! The birthday girl is big into princesses, so I decided to make her a magical shaker card using the Fairytale Mermaid stamp set by Clearly Besotted, featuring a mermaid that I coloured up like Ariel. I stamped and coloured the mermaid and other images usingContinue reading “Magical mermaid birthday”

Jubilee celebration card

I couldn’t let the Platinum Jubilee pass by without making a card to celebrate! It was the perfect opportunity to finally use my Oh Crumbs stamp set by Heffy Doodle! I stamped and coloured the images from the set with Copic markers, then cut them out with my Brother Scan N Cut. I used theContinue reading “Jubilee celebration card”

Have a hamsteriffic birthday!

I totally fell in love with these Celebration Hamsters from Mama Elephant’s new release and couldn’t wait to get colouring them! I chose pastel shades and coloured the whole stamp set, so I’ve still got some left for another card 😊 These little guys are so cheerful, I felt like a shaker card was required!Continue reading “Have a hamsteriffic birthday!”

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!”

Prickly Plushies

I’ve been doing really well this year in keeping my resolution to use more of my existing craft supplies, and not to buy too much new stuff. However, I did cave and buy a few new sets from the Clearly Besotted sale last week, and I couldn’t wait to colour up these adorable cacti! (TheContinue reading “Prickly Plushies”

Seahorsin Around

I made another card using the card sketch for the current Lawn Fawn challenge, this time featuring the cutey little seahorses from the Seahorsin Around stamp set. I’m really pleased with how this one turned out, as it was my first time playing with the Tonic Studios shimmer powders I used for the background. IContinue reading “Seahorsin Around”

Seaside birthday display card

As I mentioned in my previous blog, it was my youngest daughter’s birthday at the weekend, and my oldest daughter wanted me to make a card for her to give to her sister. Both of my girls absolutely LOVE going to the beach, so this Seaside Girls set that I just received from Hello Bluebird,Continue reading “Seaside birthday display card”

RAM 2nd birthday card

Hey, Happy Monday! How was your weekend? We had a lovely time celebrating my youngest daughter’s 2nd birthday. I made her this sweet little card using a digi image from Rachelle Anne Miller. I’ve never used digi images before and I was pleasantly surprised at how simple it was 😂 I simply coloured up theContinue reading “RAM 2nd birthday card”

Happy birthday

Hi everyone, happy Monday. I hope you had a lovely weekend? We spent some time with friends up in the Lakes – it’s so nice that we’re getting to do some more normal things again now. Today I’m sharing another card I made for the latest Wow! Embossing release. I’ve got a Reel over onContinue reading “Happy birthday”

You Take the Cake

Hi everyone, how have you been? I’m so excited to be able to share with you that Wow! Embossing asked me to be a guest designer for their January release, and I had lots of fun playing with the goodies that they sent me! If you’re a Wow! fan (or even if you’ve never doneContinue reading “You Take the Cake”