Mermaid Tag

Today I am sharing another Under The Sea project for the challenge at Country View Challenges. I have created another tag, this time featuring a fun mermaid design from StudioLight: I used Brusho Acrylic sprays and shimmer sprays for the background, then added a collage…

Under The Sea Challenge at Country View Challenges

Welcome to September’s challenge at Country View Challenges – our theme this month is Under The Sea, and I have created a tag using a beautiful stamp from Lavinia Stamps. The background was created by blending Distress Oxide inks, the spritzing a little water to…

‘Texture’ Challenge at Country View Challenges

This month the theme for our challenge at Country View Challenges is ‘Texture’. I have created a beautiful canvas with a faux rusted effect, very tactile and full of visual interest. I began by masking off a circle in the centre of my canvas and…

Once Upon a Time Canvas for Country View Challenges

It’s time for a new challenge at Country View Challenges and the theme this month is Texture. I have created a pretty box canvas: I began by adding Tim Holtz collage paper to a box canvas, then added some acrylic paint in shades of blue…

Blues and Greens – Collage Journal Page

Here is my second project for the Blues and Greens challenge at Country view challenge. I created a collaged journal page. I used a burlap page from my Dina Wakely journal and added tags cut from gel prints as well as torn pieces. The focal…

Blues and Greens – Treasure Seekers

It’s time for a new challenge at Country View Challenges – the theme this month is Blues and Greens. I have created a funky journal page using Distress Oxide sprays in the background: I added extra interest with some Carabelle Studios stamps around the edge…

Beautiful Rainbow Bugs

Here is my second card for the ‘It’s a Bug’s Life‘ challenge at Country View challenges. I have used my Stampers Anonymous stamps again this time, but in a completely different way: I inked up a piece of white cardstock with different colour Distress Inks…

It’s a Bug’s Life – CAS Card

Can you believe it’s June already? It’s time for another challenge at Country View Challenges and the theme this month is ‘It’s a Bug’s Life‘. Show us your bugs and beetles, butterflies and moths, etc I have created a Clean and Simple card today using…

Crazy Genius/Black and White

It’s time for my second inspiration post for the Opposites challenge at Country View Challenges. This time I have created a positive/negative project using black and white card and embossing powder. This creates a striking image: Please pop over to the Country View Challenges blog…

Opposites: Past and Future

This month I am hosting the challenge at Country View Challenges and I chose the theme of Opposites: big and small, good and bad, yin and yang, night and day…..there are lots of ways to interpret this theme either on one project or as a…