‘Mother’s Day’ Brand New Release from Graciellie Designs

Hey Crafty People! Another Friday, another stunning release from Graciellie Designs! This time we have a Mother’s Day bundle with some gorgeous florals and a whole lotta sentiments. Gracie isn’t playing round, she has served us the widest range of sentiments I think I’ve ever seen. There are sentiments for every special woman in your…

Rainbow Inspiration – WOW! Embossing FB Challenge April 2020

Hey Crafty People! Once I was happy with the way my rainbow looked I added some WOW! Gold foil using my laminator. This is really easy to do when you have printed using Laserjet, (Inkjet will not work for this technique.) You lay your chosen foil over the image you want to foil pretty side…

Colouring Pencils – Lil’ Patch of Crafty Friends #130

Hello Crafty People! Welcome to another challenge over at Lil’ Patch of Crafty Friends. We are on challenge #130 which is sponsored by LeAnns World 101, they have been kind enough to supply me with an image to use on my card and they are also offering a prize for the lucky winner. I chose…

For The Guys – AECP Post 5

Hello Crafty People This is my 5th post for my Altenew Educator Certification Programme and this time I’m focusing on ways to create masculine cards for all those men in your lives. I find it much harder to create masculine cards, but that doesn’t mean that I don’t need them. I was really inspired by…

Aud Sentiments 10th Birthday Celebration – Challenge #249

Hey Crafty People! This time around we have TWO fab sponsors and an extra special Birthday theme for our challenge entries; so we hope you play along and help us in wishing Aud Sentiments a Happy 10th Birthday!!! I chose this adorable Chibi style girl with a balloon by LeeAnn’s World 101 very appropriately titled…

Clean & Simple Boutique Style – AECP Post 4

Hey Crafty People! As part of my Altenew Educator Certification Programme (AECP), I recently took their Clean & Simple Boutique cards class; this class is packed full of inspiration and ideas to help you achieve the CAS look. The class is also the inspiration behind my fourth AECP post & project. CAS isn’t my natural…

Graciellie Designs – New Design Team Member 2020

Hey Crafty People! I am so excited & hugely grateful to announce that I am now part of the Design Team for the incredibly talented GraciellieDesigns. This is my first make as a member of Gracie’s DT and I used her latest release ‘Far Away Hugs’ which is available to purchase now. I decided to…

Watercolour Practice & Succulents

Hello crafty people! Within this crazy, upside down world we are living in right now, I decided to carve out some calming time just my paints & I. It’s so easy to forget during all of this that we need to look after our mental health. It would be so easy to sink into a…

Ink Organisation & Blending – AECP Post 3

Hello Crafty People! Today is my 3rd AECP post and I want to tackle ink blending! I have a crafty confession to share; I had never tried ink blending with a dye based ink before I took this class. I started blending with Distress Oxides, because they are well known for being easy to blend…