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

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, WOW DT

WOW Embossing Powder New Release Blog Hop

Hello and welcome to my blog! I’m excited to be joining this blog hop, celebrating the fabulous new release from WOW!  If you’re following along the blog hop, you should have arrived here from Ericka Strange. I’ll list all of today’s blog hop participants below, if you want to start at the beginning. Card 1… Continue reading WOW Embossing Powder New Release Blog Hop

Handmade Cards, WOW DT

Autumn is Calling with WOW

Today I'm on the WOW Embossing blog where I’m sharing an autumnal card using the wonderful Changer Lightening Effect powders. These additives are such fun to use and can give different looks and textures to powders you already own I hope you’ll join me on the WOW Embossing blog, where you can read more about how I made these… Continue reading Autumn is Calling with WOW

Handmade Cards, Hello Bluebird DT

Pumpkin Time with Gel Plate Background

Today I'm sharing a card that features a technique that's new to me - Gel Plate printing. I was inspired, as I'm sure many other crafters were, by the video that Jennifer McGuire shared showing how she used a gel plate with distress oxides. I love the texture that the plate gives to a background,… Continue reading Pumpkin Time with Gel Plate Background

Handmade Cards, Hello Bluebird DT

Fall Friends and Autumn Leaves

I've combined some older Hello Bluebird Autumn sets with the new Gallery Frame #5 slimline die on my card today. I began with the embossed background. I stamped the Blowing Leaves background stamp on white card with embossing ink. I then covered the panel with 3 different colours of WOW embossing powder - Apple Red,… Continue reading Fall Friends and Autumn Leaves