Handmade Cards, Seven Hills Crafts DT

Spring Bouquet

When I saw the new Spring Bouquet stamp set from Avery Elle, I couldn’t wait to colour the beautiful flowers. One of my favourite ways to colour images at the moment is to use a mix of alcohol markers and coloured pencils, for a no line colouring look. I began by stamping the large bouquet… Continue reading Spring Bouquet

Handmade Cards, Pretty Pink Posh DT

Blue and White Petunias

I’m continuing my love of blue and white florals with my card today. This time, I’m using colouring pencils for a different look. I began by white heat embossing some flowers and leaves from the Pretty Pink Posh Pretty Petunias stamp set. I then chose some blue shades of pencils and did some very simple… Continue reading Blue and White Petunias

Handmade Cards, Pretty Pink Posh DT

Copics with Coloured Pencils

I was reminded the other day of a colouring technique I used for a card ages ago. It’s no-line colouring with a mix of copics and colouring pencils. I was inspired to try the technique again, this time with the Pretty Pink Posh Hummingbird Thanks and Pretty Petunias stamp sets. I stamped the images on… Continue reading Copics with Coloured Pencils

Handmade Cards

Cherry Blossoms and Colouring on Kraft

Today I'm sharing a get well card that I made recently. It's been a while since I've done any colouring with my faber castell polychromos pencils and I wanted to see how they looked on kraft cardstock.I stamped, in versamark ink, the cherry blossom branch and flowers by The Ton Stamps. This gave me a… Continue reading Cherry Blossoms and Colouring on Kraft

Handmade Cards

March Inspiration Challenge with Altenew Hello Sunshine 

I'm joining in with the Altenew Inspiration challenge with my card today. I decided on a clean and simple design. I die cut a scalloped rectangle from white card. I stamped a trio of flowers from the Altenew Hello Sunshine stamp set and added colour with pencils. I left the leaves free of colour as… Continue reading March Inspiration Challenge with Altenew Hello Sunshine