CAS, Handmade Cards, Hello Bluebird DT

Hello Bluebird April Release – Preview Day 1

It’s been a long wait but Hello Bluebird have a new release arriving on April 9th! The design team are excited to share cards using the new sets this week so there’s lots of inspiration to be found in the run up to release! Today I’m sharing a card using the new Meadow Bunnies stamp… Continue reading Hello Bluebird April Release – Preview Day 1

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Happy B-Day

I have a CAS slimline card to share today, using the Bee Happy set from Hello Bluebird. I’m really enjoying working with this new card size and playing around with different layout styles using the extra space. I love to leave ‘white space’ in my designs. White space doesn’t have to mean white in colour,… Continue reading Happy B-Day

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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

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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