#simplestamping, blends, cards, colouring, Floral, friendship, Techniques, Tutorials, Video, Videos, Watercolour

Watercolour Friendship

Being a crafter means you explore different techniques as a way of finding the best finish for your project. I haven't done much of this lately, so decided to branch out into water colouring by ordering some Fluid100 paper and some water painters, and diving straight in. The great thing about Stampin' Up! is you… Continue reading Watercolour Friendship

animals, Annual Catalogue, blends, cards, colouring, friendship, punch

Heroes in a half shell…

Flashes of inspiration, I love them! That's exactly what happened with this card. I had made a differing turtle card (which will also be on my blog) and whilst making it, a TV show I watched as a small child came to mind. If you are a child of the 1980s / 1990s (or had… Continue reading Heroes in a half shell…

#simplestamping, cards, colouring, Floral, friendship, simple sunday, Tutorials, Video, Videos

Simple Sunday #16 – Flowers of Friendship

Welcome to my new Sunday series, affectionately known as Simple Sunday! The aim of this series is to showcase projects using minimal supplies, ideal for the beginner crafter or someone new to Stampin’ Up! Each project is a white card base with a 3×3" panel decorated using a single stamp set or die set. This week’s… Continue reading Simple Sunday #16 – Flowers of Friendship

animals, Blending, Butterflies, cards, friendship, heat embossing, Techniques

Etched in Ombre

I love trying out new techniques, but then I also have a set of techniques I like to keep going back to as part of my card making. As part of an event that Stampin' Up! held in April for Demonstrators, we had to make a swap with the stamp set 'Etched in Nature'. I… Continue reading Etched in Ombre

Birthdays, Box, colouring, Facebook Live, friendship, TFI Crafty Friday, Tutorials, Video, Videos

Derwent Pencil Box

Hello everyone, hope you are having a good weekend! Thank you to everyone who joined me on my Facebook Live yesterday, where we made a birthday box for a set of Derwent Pencils. This gorgeous box fits a tin of 6 Derwent pencils, a lovely gift for any occasion. This project heavily features the Playing… Continue reading Derwent Pencil Box

cards, dies, friendship, monotone, Special

Mint Friend

I do love making cards using just two colours - they're so simple and use very little supplies! Today's card was made using a stamp that's not often used from the Beauty Abound's stamp set, the bubble style motif is often overlooked in favour of the flowers or butterflies. I think the same can be… Continue reading Mint Friend