CAS, Handmade Cards, Hello Bluebird DT

Hello Bluebird Coffee Friends

I've been feeling like my crafty mojo is in hibernation recently, so I looked online for some sketch inspiration for my card today. I found some lovely sketches from Altenew, from a series called Sketch Starters with Nicole. I chose sketch 004 - I love the diagonal across the design. I began by cutting a… Continue reading Hello Bluebird Coffee Friends

CAS, Handmade Cards, Hello Bluebird DT

Hello Bluebird Feed the Birds

The recent Winter release from Hello Bluebird included the most adorable stamp set, called Feed the Birds. I think Hello Bluebird has some of the best people images and they do this vintage style so well. The images are always enjoyable to colour. For this card, I decided on a combo of mustard yellow and… Continue reading Hello Bluebird Feed the Birds

Christmas, Handmade Cards, Hello Bluebird DT

Hello Bluebird Snow Day

The new Snow Day stamp set from Hello Bluebird is so adorable. I just love that owl! This set goes perfectly with the scene dies that Hello Bluebird released at the same time, but I wanted to show a different way to use these images. I began by adding some stitching detail to a card… Continue reading Hello Bluebird Snow Day

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

CAS, Handmade Cards, Pretty Pink Posh DT

Pearl Peonies

Clean and simple doesn't always have to mean plain white spaces. By embossing stamped images with a clear or pearl white powder, you can add subtle interest whilst still getting the CAS look. The large floral images in the Pretty Pink Posh Peonies stamp set work well for this technique. On a panel of white… Continue reading Pearl Peonies