Handmade Cards, Hello Bluebird DT

Pantone Colour of the Year 2020

I was inspired by the Pantone Colour of the Year for my card today. This year, it’s Classic Blue, which is described by Pantone as ‘a timeless and enduring blue hue, ...elegant in its simplicity.’ I began with a piece of Hero Arts Nautical card stock, which is a lovely navy blue. I inked the Hello Bluebird… Continue reading Pantone Colour of the Year 2020

Handmade Cards, Hello Bluebird DT

Chinese New Year 2020

I enjoy making a Chinese New Year card each year for my niece and nephew. There are sets around specifically designed for Chinese New Year, but as I only make one card with this theme each year, I prefer to use stamps I already own and re-purpose them for the occasion. CNY 2020 is Year… Continue reading Chinese New Year 2020

Handmade Cards, WOW DT

Gold Sparkle Christmas Plaid with WOW Embossing

Today I'm on the WOW Embossing blog, sharing a very sparkly Christmas card design with some beautiful WOW embossing powder and glitter. 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 can save 10% on… Continue reading Gold Sparkle Christmas Plaid with WOW Embossing

Handmade Cards, Spellbinders

Spellbinders December 2019 Glimmer Hot Foil Kit

Today I’m sharing a card I made with the Spellbinders December 2019 Glimmer Hot Foil kit. This month, you get the Perfect Fit Hexagon Strips - a set of 4 glimmer plates and 4 matching dies, along with a roll of Aura foil. I love geometric patterns and this set is perfect for adding stripes… Continue reading Spellbinders December 2019 Glimmer Hot Foil Kit

Christmas, Handmade Cards, Hello Bluebird DT

25 Days of Christmas Tags 2019 with Hello Bluebird

Today I’m pleased to be joining in with the 9th Annual 25 Days of Christmas Tags event, which is organised by Tracey McNeely at http://inmycreativeopinion.blogspot.com/ I’m sharing some tags I made with some gorgeous sets from Hello Bluebird, who is the sponsor today. Here is a link to today's post so you can see lots of… Continue reading 25 Days of Christmas Tags 2019 with Hello Bluebird

Christmas, Handmade Cards, Hello Bluebird DT

Flurries of Fun

Hello Bluebird released some adorable Christmas and Winter themed sets last month, and today I’m sharing a card using the new First Snow stamp set. On a piece of green card, I added some distress oxides in Shabby Shutters, Evergreen Bough, Lucky Clover and Pine Needles. Some of the colours were a close match for… Continue reading Flurries of Fun