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…

Creating a Custom Coloured Copic Sentiment (Try Saying That 3x Fast!)

I’m here with another idea for this beautiful Geometric Sentiment from Lesia Zhgarda, available at The Little Paper Tree. I have recently had some new Copics, including these gorgeous turquoise shades.I measured out & coloured on some scrap Neenah 80lb starting with the lightest and working up to the darkest as I got further up…

Creating Handmade Card Gift Sets – AECP Level 1 Assessment

I’ve loved completing all of the AECP Level 1 classes and the past couple of weeks I’ve been working on my end of level assessment! The main brief for this is: Create a masculine leaning card gift set with 6 or more cards Create a feminine leaning card gift set with 6 or more cards…

Dusting Off My Patterned Paper -Aud Sentiments Challenge #252

Hey Crafty People! It’s very rare that I use patterned paper these days, but I have so much of it that I really should! So I decided to pair this image from our sponsors; Oddball Stamp Co. with an older Dovecraft release called Kiss & Make Up to create this card. I coloured the girl…

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…