Th Eyes Have It – ATCs

This is my latest design team project for Country View Challenges, and sadly will be my last. Some doors close as other open, and it is time for me to move on and pursue other things. I have a set of Artist Trading Cards to…

Gel Printed Zipper Pouches and Pencil Case

This weeks You Tube video shows you how to create fun prints on Stamperia Stone Paper. We then use those prints to stitch some simple zipper pouches and a pencil case. You can watch the video here: https://youtu.be/YuqrZvhZAho You can download the measurements here:

The Eyes Have It – Country View Crafts

Another month, another challenge, and for March our theme is ‘The Eyes Have It’. I have created a card using one of my favourite colour combinations – turquoise and brown: I stamped the text stamp randomly over a piece of kraft card using sepia ink.…

Gel Print Russian Dolls

This week I am sharing a video tutorial for creating these pretty Russian Dolls on my You Tube channel . You can watch the video here: https://youtu.be/jMKcJDjSoGc You can download the template here:

Mixed Media Moods – Frosty Blues

Here is the mood board which provides the basis for my video tutorial (right-click on the image to save to your device and print out): You can watch the video tutorial here:  https://youtu.be/rqPGfBYKJjc Share this:

Be Authentic – Country View Challenges

I’m back again with another project for my Splatters, Splashes and Drips challenge at Country View Challenges. This time I’ve gone vintage and grungy with an inky sprayed background: I used some Distress Oxide sprays to create my background, splashing with water to create a…

Splatters, Splashes and Drips for Country View Challenges

It’s time for a new challenge at Country View Challenges and this month it’s my turn to host. I have chosen the theme of Splatters, Splashes and Drips and look forward to seeing how you interpret it. You can use inks, paints and sprays to…

‘True Love’ with Country View Challenges

Here is my second project for the Country View Challenges blog this month. Another slightly different take on the theme of love. This time I used one of the fabulous Lynne Perrella stamps from PaperArtsy along with a sentiment from The Ink Road stamps. Once…

Mixed Media Moods – Winter Whites

Here is the mood board which provides the basis for my video tutorial (right-click on the image to save to your device and print out): You can watch the video tutorial here: https://youtu.be/DQRed8n6X0k

‘Looking For Love’ with Country View Challenges

Let me begin by wishing you all a very Happy New Year. It’s time for a new challenge at Country View Challenges and the theme for January is ‘Love’. I have created a fun card using a gel print and some stamps: My gel print…