Christmas, Handmade Cards, Hello Bluebird DT

Hello Bluebird Holiday Office Party

Today I have another Christmas card to share, using the new release from Hello Bluebird. The cute critters are from the Holiday Office Party stamp set and I decorated the card with the Pine Boughs die set. I began with the background. I embossed the Cozy Plaid background stamp on white card with WOW Cranberry… Continue reading Hello Bluebird Holiday Office Party

CAS, Christmas, Handmade Cards, Hello Bluebird DT

Hello Bluebird Glad Tidings

My card today features the beautiful new Glad Tidings stamp set from Hello Bluebird. This stamp set has lots of sentiments in addition to the Angel and accompanying images, perfect for CAS holiday cards. For my background, I cut a rectangle from a piece of patterned paper, which I’d created with a gel press and… Continue reading Hello Bluebird Glad Tidings

Handmade Cards, WOW DT

Bright & Bold Celebration with WOW

Today I’m on the WOW Embossing blog, sharing a bright and bold celebration card. The colour scheme is inspired by the football team the recipient supports. I hope you’ll join me on the WOW Embossing blog, where you can read more about how I made this card and the supplies I used. Don’t forget, you… Continue reading Bright & Bold Celebration with WOW

Christmas, Handmade Cards, Pretty Pink Posh DT

Joyful Penguin

Christmas card crafting is in full production for me now! This year especially, it seems important to mail out lots of cards to friends and family. For my card today, I'm using some Pretty Pink Posh sets. I created the background with distress oxides and a gel press. The colours I used were Speckled Egg,… Continue reading Joyful Penguin

Handmade Cards, WOW DT

WOW Embossing and Paper Rose Studio Collaboration Blog Hop Day 2

Hello and welcome to my blog! Today the WOW Design Team are joining forces with the fabulous Paper Rose Studio team for a fun-filled Blog Hop. If you’re following along the blog hop, you should have arrived here from Kasia Leach. I’ll list all of today’s blog hop participants below, if you want to start at… Continue reading WOW Embossing and Paper Rose Studio Collaboration Blog Hop Day 2

Christmas, Handmade Cards

Inspired by Crochet Christmas Trees

My card today was inspired by some beautiful crochet Christmas trees that my talented sister made for me. She used my favourite colours - turquoise and purple. To bring those colours into my card, I embossed the snowflake border from the Pretty Pink Posh Winter Borders stamp set with the WOW Embossing Forever 13 trio… Continue reading Inspired by Crochet Christmas Trees

Handmade Cards

Creating Texture with Shimmer Powders

I’m in the Tonic Studios Craft Room, sharing how to create texture with Nuvo shimmer powders. I hope you’ll join me in the Tonic Studios Craft Room for a step by step photo tutorial and inspiration using these pretty backgrounds. SuppliesAffiliate links used where available Nuvo Markers Fragrant OrangeShop at:UK | USA Nuvo Markers Rich… Continue reading Creating Texture with Shimmer Powders