blends, cards, Christmas, colouring, dies

Coming Home to You

I love trying out new techniques and whilst I have done sponging before, I've never paired it up with masking at the same time. So I thought I would give it a shot! The moon on this card was masked prior to sponging the gorgeous shades of blue background, to give the effect of a… Continue reading Coming Home to You

Box, Christmas, designer series paper, Facebook Live, TFI Crafty Friday, Tutorials, Video, Videos

Gleaming Selection Box

I think I am well and truly getting into the Christmas spirit now - the second lockdown that the UK currently faces has almost pushed me into getting organised and so my projects have turned to Christmas treats for my team at work. Every year, they get a box (or bag) of handmade gifts from… Continue reading Gleaming Selection Box

Box, Christmas, designer series paper, Facebook Live, Tutorials, Video, Videos

Gleaming Cube

Making large boxes isn't done often, mainly because I like to save Designer Series Paper (DSP) and not use an entire sheet in one go. But that's silly - that's what it's for and should be used for others to be amazed by. So I've done it, this project uses a full 12" x 12"… Continue reading Gleaming Cube

Box, Christmas, designer series paper, Facebook Live, Floral, TFI Crafty Friday, Tutorials, Video, Videos

Hexagonal Thanks

I enjoy making unusual shape boxes - anything that isn't square or rectangular. I also love making big boxes that can house lots of treats and goodies. This box was meant to be a flat bottomed, tall box with a hexagonal top to it. However, when making the net of my sample, I got the… Continue reading Hexagonal Thanks

#simplestamping, cards, designer series paper, Floral

Happy Boho News

Stampin' Up! make simple cards so easy - the products in the Annual Catalogue are beautiful and co-ordinate with one another perfectly. To make life even easier, they bring together Product Medleys - one of which is used in this project. The Boho Indigo product medley is gorgeous, full of floral patterns, shades of blue… Continue reading Happy Boho News

cards, congratulations, Glimmer

Twinkling Congratulations

Ahhh, how peaceful and serene is this card? A change away from the Festive theme that I've had going on the past few weeks and can suit any occasion - with the gorgeous starry sky and the subtles colours to accompany it. To add layers to this card, I used a circle of vellum -… Continue reading Twinkling Congratulations