Halloween Altered Paintbrush

I have always wanted to try my hand at an altered paintbrush, and this was the perfect opportunity to have a go. I used some beautiful products from Artful Days, and managed to squeeze quite a few on there!! Hop over to the Artful Days…

Leaf Print Card

Continuing with our wonderful Plantastic! challenge theme at Country View Challenges, I have made a pretty greeting card using a leaf print gel print. These are so much fun to make – I made a video a while back detailing the process: The prints are…

Plant-tastic! with Country View Crafts

Where did September go?? Here we are in October, autumn is in full swing and before you know it that jolly fat man in a red suit will be flying across the moonlit sky!! But for now, let’s enjoy the new challenge at Country View…

Watercolour Card – Art Foamies by Julia Woning

Today I am sharing a bright and fun card using some more of Julia Woning’s art foamie stamps from Pronty Crafts. I used washi tape to mask off my background and paint stripes using black gesso. I then stamped the flowers and leaves onto another…

Planes, Trains and Automobiles at Country View Challenges

The year is flying by and it’s September already. There’s a new challenge starting today at Country View Challenges and the theme is ‘Planes, Trains and Automobiles‘, I have a vintage style card to share using some lovely stamps from IndigoBlu and Stampers Anonymous: I…

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…

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…

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…

Colourful Cards

I have a couple of colourful cards to share today using stamps, stencils and embellishments from Skull and Cross Buns stamps. First is a pretty card covered in delicate foliage sprays: I used the foliage stencil with some Distress Inks first, then layered the stamps…

Look and See

I have another project to share using stamps from AALL and Create. This time I used two sets by Aida Domisie -#47 and #64 I used Distress Inks in Walnut Stain, Tea Dye and Broken China to create my background, smooshing inks on the cardstock…