Collage ATCs

It’s time for my second project for the Anything Goes January challenge at Country View Challenges. I have made a set of ATCs using collage over a gelli print background. The background was created on my gelli plate using red, blue and green paint. I…

Cascading Mini Pocket Album with Video Tutorial

The Artful Days website has a wonderful selection of craft products available to buy – charms, embellishments, chipboards, papers, washi tape and much more. Today I am sharing a project that I created using a selection of their products along with a few bits and…

Bees and Snails…..

I couldn’t decide which Vera Lane Studio card to share this week so you get two!! First up is my Queen Bee card with the pretty little girl from last week’s New Day release: She looks like a Little Miss Bossy Pants, but is so…

Art Journal Prompts – Words

I am notoriously hopeless at starting the year intending to follow a series of art journal prompts, only to stumble and give up part way through the year. Trying to keep up with weekly prompts is just too much, and once you start to slip…

Sweet Stamps

These bright and cheery cards were made using some of the cool Retro Sweets stamps from Skull and Cross Buns stamps. Coloured with Promarkers and Copics they look good enough to eat!! The sentiments are from the Quirky Sentiments set – perfect additions to your…

Imagine All The People

Monday saw the release of New Day in the Vera Lane Studio shop. This fantastic set of digis is so versatile. I created an inspiring journal page using lots of these cute little girls. I blended Distress Oxide inks for the background and added some…

This is Ripley…..

I have always been a huge fan of the Alien movie franchise, so was thrilled to find this set of Ripley and Alien images at Oddball Art Co. I coloured the image with Promarkers and Copics, ading shading with pencils. White highlights were added with…

Trash To Treasure ATC Swap

Happy New Year!! Welcome to 2018, a brand new year and a brand new ATC swap in the Vera Lane Studio Facebook group. I am your hostess for January and I decided on Trash To Treasure as my theme. We all like to de-clutter….spring clean….clear…

With All My Heart….

Happy New Year!!! Welcome to my first post of 2018 and to the start of another new challenge at Country View Challenges. It’s Anything Goes this month so get creative and join in the fun with us. I have created a mixed media canvas using…

Well Done Superstar Card

I love these Quirky Sentiment stamps from Skull and Cross Buns. A great mixture of words in fun fonts – perfect for all occasions, I used a stencil from Visible Image with some Distress Inks for the background, then stamped the ‘whoop!’ and ‘yay!’ with…