Flower Girl – Daffodil

Another flower girl has sprouted on Vera Lane. This is the beautiful Daffodil: My background is a vibrant gelli print with gel pen highlights. As this was so highly coloured I decided to keep my daffodil ‘white’ rather than the traditional yellow. I stood her…

She Believed She Could

It’s time for my second project following the Postcard theme at Country View Challenges. My background is a scrap paper that I cleaned my brayer on while printing. I just loved the bright colours – so glad I decided to keep it!! I used a…

Dinosaur Gang

I have made another card with the cool Dinosaur Gang set of stamps from Skull and Cross Buns. I cut four small squares and added a feature image to each before layering the foliage around the edges. I matted onto black card and added the…

Feeling Fruity!

This fun card was made using the Tropical Party set of stamps from Skull and Cross Buns: I stamped the fruit images randomly over the background and then added the parrot on 3d foam so it looks like he’s sitting on the sentiment. Skull and…

Bright Ideas

I love this set of images – Harper is delightful!! I created two simple cards, using the additional elements to create my backgrounds: Digistamps are so versatile and I loved making my backgrounds by repeating the design. I added some doodle detail to her dresses…

On The Farm

This week has seen several new sets arrive in the Vera Lane Studio shop: Old MacDonald, Farm Animals 1 and 2, as well as the adorable Mayke’s Markers. My project today uses elements from the three farm sets. I stepped totally outside my comfort zone…

Postcard Art at Country View Challenges

It’s time for a new challenge over on the Country View Challenges Blog and the theme this month is Postcards. I have used a cool gelli print as the background for my postcard and teamed it with a funky Teesha Moore stamp. I didn’t want…

The Calla Lilies Are In Bloom

This week we saw another of the beautiful Flower Girls in the Vera Lane Studio shop. Calla Lily is wearing a fabulous jumpsuit which reminds me of old Hollywood glamour. She is definitely a diva! I Googled Calla Lilies for colour inspiration and settle for…

Rawr!

I love this fun set of Dinosaur stamps from Skull and Cross Buns. Great for children’s birthday cards! I used Distress Oxide inks to stamp the background designs and then stamped T-Rex and the speech bubble on a scrap of card with Memento ink before…

Seeing Red ATC Swap

The theme of our ATC swap this month is Seeing Red, and this can be interpreted in many ways as long as you stick to the colourscheme of shades of reds/pinks. I have made two fun and quirky ATCs this time and are sharing them…