Distress Ink Landscape for Country View Challenges

Today I am sharing my second project for the Cityscapes and Landscapes challenge at Country View Challenges. This time I have used simple masking to create a blended Distress Ink landscape. I tore a strip of card to create the ‘mountain’ shape and blended Distress…

Well Done Superstar Card

I love these Quirky Sentiment stamps from Skull and Cross Buns. A great mixture of words in fun fonts – perfect for all occasions, I used a stencil from Visible Image with some Distress Inks for the background, then stamped the ‘whoop!’ and ‘yay!’ with…

Love Is What’s In The Room…

It’s time for my second project for the December Challenge at Country View Challenges. Our theme for the month is Christmas and I have used the optional colour scheme of Red, Green and Rust for this festive tag. I used my Sizzix Alterations die to…

Dream Big

I love how this combination of stamps and stencil worked out – sometimes it all just fits together perfectly. I used the Strobes stencil to create a spotlight behind my ballerina, colouring with Distress Inks. A few splashes of water bleached out some spots for…

Smile….it’s another Visible Image Project!

It’s Thursday and my turn to inspire you with another project featuring some gorgeous Visible Image stamps. I have used the Capture The Moment set, along with the small circles from The Ripple Effect. To begin I covered some white card with random colours of…

Rock Stars!

This week I have a cool card for all you music fans out there! I have used some of the fantastic new accessory stamps in the Rock Out set from Visible Image. I used shades of blue, green and purple Distress Inks blended together for…

Autumn Toadstool – Sweet Dixie Dies

I was out for a walk in the woods the other week and the beautuful autumn colours inspired me to create this card with the pretty Toadstool die from Personal Impressions: I used Distress Inks to add colour to the background and die, blending with…

Follow that Star with Impression Obsession Stamps

I have another Christmas card to share with you today, and I have given a traditional imageĀ a modern look with some bright colours. the background is coloured with Distress Inks before stamping and embossing the star stamp in white. I stamped the focal image on…

Mermaid Lagoon

This tag features a pretty image from The East Wind called Midnight Mermaid – you can find here in The East Wind Shop here. I die cut a blank tag using my Tim Holtz Sizzix die, and embossed with the lovely cloud design embossing folder…

The East Wind Facebook Contest – Make Mine Girly Girl

Summer is well under way and we have a fun theme for you at The East Wind Facebook Group. Dig out your pretty colours and ‘Make Mine Girly Girl’!! I have used the oh-so-pretty Aurora Decora and you can buy her here. I coloured my…