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…

I Need Cake!

It’s time for my second ‘Be Humorous’ post for Country View Challenges. This time I used  some cute PaperArtsy stamps along with some from Stampers Anonymous in the background. I used some Distress Resist Spray on my tag before adding Distress Oxide inks. I stamped…

I Have No Idea What I Am Doing!

The theme for May’s challenge at Country View Challenges is ‘Be Humorous’. I created a fun tag using stamps from Dina Wakely and IndigoBlu, along with a Tim Holtz Snarky Sticker! I die cut the tag from a gelli print and stamped the IndigoBlu Calculus…

Alcohol Inks Abstract Flowers

I don’t use alcohol inks too often as I find them so difficult to control. I do love their vibrant colours though! I was inspired by Nina Ribena’s video (here) to get them out and create some floral ATCs, I tried using the alcohol ink…

Blonde or Brunette? More Girls!

I’m back again with some more inspiration for the fabulous Girl stamps from Artful Days. You can see another post from me using these stamps here. Today I have a tag and a card to share showing some different hair colours. She is so easy…

Numbers – Mixed Media ATCs

Another regular swap in the UK Stampers Facebook group is the ATC swap. The theme this month is Numbers and this gave me a good excuse to try out my new IndigoBlu stamps. I took some patterned cardstock (ruler measurement design) and stencilled some modelling…

Vitruvian Man Tag

I decided to join in the Tag Swap this month over in the UK STampers Facebook group. The theme is Anything Goes (as long as there is some stamping!) I chose to use this cool Vitruvian Man stamp from Bee Crafty – I have had…

Flower Power ATC Swap

I may have stood down from the Vera Lane Studio DT but I am still going to be taking part in the fun ATC swaps each month – I love my VLS happy mail and look forward to envelopes of arty joy arriving through the…

Video Tutorial – Brusho Techniques Part 2

I have uploaded a second Brusho techniques video due to the huge popularity of my first one. Four more techniques for creating fun and colourful background for your papercrafting projects: If you enjoy watching then please click the subscribe button on my YouTube channel so…

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…