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Stencils & Sprays & Embossing…Oh My!

You are seriously, literally, always AMAZING! I don’t know who needs to hear that right now, but someone does, and it’s true! This week I’ve been playing with some products from Catherine Pooler & Picket Fence Studios; all of which are available from The Little Paper Tree! If you use code natashapapertree you get 10%…

Super Mum! Working With Digital Stamps In Silhouette Studio.

Another fortnight has flown by, and that means it’s time for another challenge over at Polkadoodles Craft blog! This week I’m feeling super inspired and I want to talk to you about Silhouette Studio! The theme this week was to include an image with a matching themed sentiment & whilst looking for inspiration in my…

Flower With A Twist – AECP Level 2 Post 1

So, I am beginning my AECP Level 2 with an awesome class called ‘With A Twist’ taught by the amazing Therese. I really enjoyed this class; it was packed full of inspiration & ideas on how to look at your supplies/techniques in a different way. I decided to use my Mega Bloom stencil with some…

Papercrafters Unite Against Racism Blog Hop

Hey Crafty People! The goal of this hop is to come together to stand behind our crafty brothers & sisters of colour in our community. But we also want to show our support in the battle for equality across the world. Justine Hovey has arranged Blog, Instagram & Youtube Hops that are all running today…

Graciellie Designs GIVEAWAY Celebration!

Hello Crafty People! This week we are having a party over at Graciellie Designs! We are hosting a Giveaway Galore for 3x $10 store credit along with using some of our favourite designs from this year so far! Oh, and did I mention we still have a 50% OFF SALE! I chose to use the…

Working In Quarters! Polkadoodles Challenge

Hello Crafty People! This challenge was all about quarters and as soon as I saw the theme, I had the image of this card in my head immediately. I used Sticks & Bones Alpha 4 for my letters, enlarging them and placing each to make my 1/4 sections. If I want to print out a…

EDS/HSD Awareness Mega Hop – GIVEAWAY WINNERS!

Hello Crafty People! Well, we have come to the end of this year’s EDS & HSD Awareness Month; and what a month it has been!! I am feeling very grateful for the outpouring of support, kindness & love from this wonderful community; I won’t go into too much detail here, but this is not something…

Keep Calm & Drink Coffee – Watercolouring Digi Stamps.

I am loving experimenting with digital stamps, but my printer won’t take Bristol Smooth and I haven’t found a decent, smooth enough paper that will go through yet either, so I have been somewhat restricted as to mediums I can use. I’ve been wanting to watercolour some of these beautiful images by Gracie but I…

Coffee Lover’s Blog Hop – Graciellie Designs

This week I am so excited to be participating in the Coffee Lover’s Blog Hop as part of Gracie’s design team! This is the Spring/Summer hop so the theme is pastel and straight away I knew I had to use the freebie from last week which is this incredible bubble tea image! (Now, I did…

Scene Building – AECP Level 1 Post 10

Hey Crafty People! This is the last post before I do my assessment for Level 1 and I must admit I have been putting this one off on purpose; I have never made a scene card, so I was a little bit nervous to tackle this one. As is the case with most things we…

Let It Shine! – AECP Level 1 Post 9

As the title suggests this one is all about different ways to add some glam to your cards with an injection of sparkle & shine! I knew exactly what I wanted to make for this class because I had the gorgeous Exotic Garden large stamp sitting on my desk begging to be played with! I…

Why The Zebra? – EDS/HSD Awareness 2020

Hey Crafty People! So, yesterday I talked a little bit about the difficulties of getting a diagnosis of EDS in terms of my experience with Hypermobility EDS, today I want to talk a little bit about the zebra. There is a pretty awesome reason why we have a Zebra as our little unofficial mascot, and…

Ehlers Danlos & Hypermobility Spectrum Awareness 2020

Hello Crafty People! As some of you may know, I am an hEDS fighter and after losing a lot of my health, abilities, confidence and self worth to this illness I discovered a whole world of crafty therapy and it honestly changed my life. Not many people, including healthcare professionals, know much or anything at…