Handmade Cards, Seven Hills Crafts DT

Rainbow Stripes

Today I'm sharing a card featuring a rainbow background. I actually made the background several months back, but then I got stuck and was unsure where to go next. When this happens, I prefer to put the project aside and come back to it another time. I used the Altenew Watercolour Stripes stencil and some… Continue reading Rainbow Stripes

Handmade Cards, Seven Hills Crafts DT

Plane and Simple Embossing

Today I’m sharing a card featuring a white heat embossed acetate panel. I love the look of this technique, especially when layered over a panel of colour. I shared another card previously using this technique - click here to check out that card too. I cut a piece of heat resistant acetate and treated it… Continue reading Plane and Simple Embossing

Handmade Cards, Pretty Pink Posh DT

Easter Floral Bunnies

I’m sharing a card today with those cute Bunny Friends, and this time they’ve been decorated with flowers! Make sure you read to the end of this post, as I'll have details about a great sale that is happening this weekend (expires 25 March 2018)! I began by stamping the pattern of flowers. I put… Continue reading Easter Floral Bunnies

Handmade Cards, Seven Hills Crafts DT, Sketch Challenge

Happy Balloons with Distress Oxide Watercolour

Distress oxides are my favourite ink to use. I’ve had my distress oxides for a while but I haven’t used them for watercolour before, so I thought I would try them out on my card today. I chose two colours of distress oxide inks - peacock feathers and cracked pistachio, and pressed the ink pads… Continue reading Happy Balloons with Distress Oxide Watercolour

Handmade Cards

Lawn Fawnatics Challenge 24 – Fun with Dies

I’m joining in with the Lawn Fawnatics Fun with Dies challenge today. To begin, I die cut two Lawn Fawn stitched squares, slightly smaller than my 4 inch square white card base. I then used a Lawn Fawn Zig Zag square die to cut a window in one of stitched squares. On the other square,… Continue reading Lawn Fawnatics Challenge 24 – Fun with Dies