Mixed Media Tag – Country View Challenges

Here is my second project for our ‘In the Summer Garden’ challenge over at Country View Challenges: I began by spritzing my tag with Cosmic Shimmer mica sprays. I added some splatters of gold mica over the top. I added some die cut foliage using…

All Squared Up

This new stencil from Skull and Cross Buns is really fun to use. Geometric shapes are always a versatile addition to your stash. I created two cards with it today using elements from various stamp sets (Retro Sweeties, Dinosaur Gang, Lightbox Love). Decreasing Squares Stencil…

Footprints Scrapbook Layout

Welcome back to another summery seaside project for Artful Days. It’s been a long time since I made a scrapbook layout, but I knew that I wanted to use some of the wonderful Artful Days products on one. Hop over to the Artful Days blog…

In The Summer Garden – Gelli Print Card

It’s the start of a new month and time for a new challenge at Country View Challenges. The theme for July is In The Summer Garden and I have a pretty gelli printed card to share with you. I videoed the process so please click…

Deep Blue Sea Canvas

Good evening!! I hope that you are enjoying the heatwave we have here in the UK. It’s been a scorching week, and we are still in seaside/beach mode here at Artful Days. Today’s project is a mixed media canvas, here is a quick look at…

Seahorse Journey

This month at Artful Days we are embracing the summer season with ocean themed projects. Today I have a beautiful mixed media project to share:   Hop over to the Artful Days blog for more pictures and a walkthrough of how I created it. Artful…

Television ATC Swap

The theme of the ATC swap at Vera Lane Studio this month is Television, and it had me stumped for a while. But with so much choice in the shop, it was easier than I first thought to come up with some fun ATCs to…

Quirky Canvas – The Written Word

Welcome back to my second post for the Written Word challenge at Country View Challenges. This time I have a quirky mixed media canvas. I used modelling paste through a stencil from AALL and Create and set aside to dry. Meanwhile I stamped the Stampotique…

The Written Word – Country View Challenges

Hello! This month it is my turn to pick the challenge theme and I have chosen ‘The Written Word’. I love seeing text in artwork, whether it be printed papers, stencilled or stamped words, or hand written journalling. Text draws the eye in and can…

The Artist Card

I’m on the Artful Days blog again this evening with a colourful card using one of the new stamp sets. Here’s a little sneak peek: Hop over to the Artful Days blog for more pictures and a walkthrough of how I created it. Artful Days…