Handmade Cards, Seven Hills Crafts DT

Happy Birthday with Alphabet Sets

Although I’m spending most of my crafty time making Christmas cards these days, I still need birthday cards too. Today I’m sharing a simple design that would be easy to create multiples of, if needed. I began by stamping the large cake image from MFT Happy Hippos. I coloured it some alcohol markers, then cut… Continue reading Happy Birthday with Alphabet Sets

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Christmas Knit Patterns

Today I’m sharing a fun Christmas card, featuring the new Knit Patterns stamp set from WPlus9. This set has several border stamps with different patterns, so you can build up a beautiful background knit pattern. I chose a traditional red colour scheme for my Christmas card, choosing some different MFT red dye inks. I used… Continue reading Christmas Knit Patterns

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WOW September 2018 Facebook Challenge

Today I’m sharing a card for the September WOW Facebook challenge. There is a new theme each month, and this month is METALLICS. I wanted to create a masculine card design as a contrast to a very floral card I’ll be sharing on the WOW blog later this month. I also wanted to try distress… Continue reading WOW September 2018 Facebook Challenge

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Wildflower Sympathy

Today I'm sharing a card featuring the beautiful Wildflower stamp set from Altenew. This set includes some sentiments for sympathy cards, which are always difficult to make, so I appreciate sets like this. I decided to try some simple white embossing on patterned paper. I chose a piece of watercolour patterned paper from MFT, and… Continue reading Wildflower Sympathy