Handmade Cards

Year of the Dog

I’m ready to celebrate the Chinese New Year with my card today. 2018 is the Year of the Dog, so I got out the cute dog from the Mama Elephant Lunar Animals set, ready for some colouring. I seem to be reaching for my zig clean colour real brush pens more lately, as I’m enjoying… Continue reading Year of the Dog

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Handmade Cards, Pretty Pink Posh DT

Stained Glass Pretty Petunias

I have a Pretty Pink Posh card to share today, using a beautiful new set called Pretty Petunias. This set is perfect for colouring techniques, with the outline images of flowers and leaves. I’ve kept the colouring very simple for this card, and tried something that’s new to me - the stained glass window technique.… Continue reading Stained Glass Pretty Petunias

Guest Designer, Handmade Cards, Sketch Challenge

MFT Sketch Challenge 368 – Guest Designer

I'm back for my 3rd week as MFT Sketch Challenge guest designer! Here is a link to this week’s competition, where you can see more inspiration from the fabulous MFT Design Team. I hope you’ll join in with this fun challenge! For my inspiration card this week, I chose the beautiful new set, Brushstroke Blooms.… Continue reading MFT Sketch Challenge 368 – Guest Designer

Handmade Cards, Seven Hills Crafts DT

Blue and White Brushstroke Blooms

My card today showcases the beautiful new Brushstroke Blooms stamp set from MFT. This is a layering florals set, with solid images, so it’s perfect for creating quick florals with a painted look. My inspiration actually came from an oriental bowl I saw on an antiques programme the other evening! I love the look of… Continue reading Blue and White Brushstroke Blooms

Handmade Cards, Pretty Pink Posh DT

Pretty Pink Posh 4th Birthday Celebration Blog Hop – Day 3

Hello and welcome to my blog! I’m so excited to be joining this very special blog hop, celebrating Pretty Pink Posh turning 4 and the fantastic new release! If you’re following along the blog hop, you should have arrived here from the fabulous Yoonsun Hur. I’ll list all of today’s blog hop participants below, if… Continue reading Pretty Pink Posh 4th Birthday Celebration Blog Hop – Day 3

Guest Designer, Handmade Cards, Sketch Challenge

MFT Sketch Challenge 367 – Guest Designer

I'm back for my 2nd week as MFT Sketch Challenge guest designer! Here is a link to this week’s competition, where you can see more inspiration from the fabulous MFT Design Team. I hope you’ll join in with this fun challenge! The amazing Monster Sized stamp set and dienamics are taking centre stage on my… Continue reading MFT Sketch Challenge 367 – Guest Designer

Handmade Cards, Pretty Pink Posh DT

Hummingbird Watercolour Splash

The beautiful images in the Pretty Pink Posh Hummingbird Thanks stamp set are perfect for many different colouring techniques. For the card I’m sharing today, I did some watercolouring. I love to reach for my zig real brush pens when I want to do some watercolour painting. I love the vibrancy and how well they… Continue reading Hummingbird Watercolour Splash

Handmade Cards, Pretty Pink Posh DT

Shaker Surprise Birthday Scene

The Birthday Scene stamp set from Pretty Pink Posh is so sweet and fun! This stamp is large enough to take centre stage on a card and is great for colouring. I thought the scene was perfect for a surprise birthday party, so I created a secret shaker card. I began by cutting a rectangle… Continue reading Shaker Surprise Birthday Scene

Handmade Cards, Pretty Pink Posh DT

Cupid Friends and Petunias

Cherubs and florals make the perfect combination, so I just had to team these soon-to-be released Pretty Pink Posh sets together - Cherub Friends and Pretty Petunias. I stamped all the images first, then coloured them with copic markers. I die cut everything with the coordinating dies, and added some Wink of Stella clear glitter,… Continue reading Cupid Friends and Petunias

Guest Designer, Handmade Cards, Sketch Challenge

MFT Sketch Challenge 366 – Guest Designer

I am very excited to be the guest designer for the January MFT Sketch Challenges! Thank you to the wonderful folks at MFT for inviting me! As anyone who follows me on my blog or Instagram knows, I am such a big fan of MFT and their sketch challenges. I really enjoy working with sketches… Continue reading MFT Sketch Challenge 366 – Guest Designer