I Give My Heart….ATC

It’s been a long time since I made an ATC. I have almost 1000 in my collection from my time spent trading at ATCs For All where I went by the name of ‘hokeycokey’. I stopped about five years ago and just never really got back…

Magical Mermaids

This card features one of my favourite Sweet Pea stamps. The beautiful bubbly background paper is by October Afternoon, and I cut the quote from a Kaisercraft paper. I coloured the image with my Spectrum Noir pens and added some glitter to the butterflies. The…

Steampunk Masquerade

Today I have been having so much fun! Today I finished my Steampunk Mask! I started off with a plain white cardboard princess mask to which I added some grungeboard tentacles. I love grungeboard – it is sturdy and inkable, yet flexible…….mostly I love it…

Crafty Catz Challenge – Animals

This is my second week as Guest Designer at Crafty Catz, and we have two more generous sponsors for our challenge – My Creative Classroom and Fred She Said. The theme this week is ‘Animals’ and you could win a free online class at My…

Creative Moments Challenge – Anything Goes/Girly

This is my first project for the lovely team at Creative Moments Challenge Blog, sponsored by DigiDarla Designs: The theme this time is Anything Goes/Girly. I have chosen to use ‘Knitting’ for my card and have coloured the girl using my Spectrum Noir pens: BT1,…

Mechanic-owl

I love this Steampunk Owl digi from Aurora Wings, the detail is just amazing. For my background I applied Broken China Distress Ink to one side of my Embossalicious ‘Clouds’ embossing folder, and ran it through my Big Shot with some white card. This gave…

Easter Bunny Girl

This oh so pretty girl is Aurora by The East Wind – I just love her big blue eyes! I coloured her with my trusty Spectrum Noir pens: FS3, TN3, TN4, BP1, BP2, BP6, CT2, CT4, OR1, BT2, BT4, BT5, GT1, GT2, GT3, HB2, IB1,…

My Adventures With Lavinia

If you were expecting an epic tale of how myself and an imaginary lady called Lavinia saved the world from certain doom, you will be disappointed! However, if you would like to see my first attempt at cardmaking with Lavinia Stamps, then you should be…

Creative Fingers Challenge – Pearls

I am so happy to be part of the DT at Creative Fingers Challenge Blog.  This week’s challenge is sponsored by Scrapper’s  Delights and they have given us some fantastic images to work with. The challenge theme is ‘Pearls’; I have chosen the gorgeous Cupid…

Crafty Catz Challenge – Spring

I was thrilled to be invited as Guest Designer for April at Crafty Catz Challenge. This week’s theme is ‘Spring Time’ and is sponsored by the wonderful people at Bugaboo and Crafty Ribbons. The prizes are  7 images of the winner’s choice from Bugaboo and…