Handmade Cards, Hello Bluebird DT

Fright Night

I hope you are all enjoying the previews of the upcoming Hello Bluebird October release! Check out Instagram and the hashtag #hellobluebirdstamps to see all the amazing samples! I’ve yet to get my hands on the release, so instead I’ll be sharing a couple of cards this week with previous release products. Today I’m sharing… Continue reading Fright Night

Handmade Cards, Pretty Pink Posh DT

Fuchsia Circle

For my card today, I wanted to create a floral wreath with the new Flourishing Fuchsias stamp setfrom Pretty Pink Posh. To begin, I created a circle template by drawing around a circle die lightly with pencil. I stamped images from the Flourishing Fuchsias stamp set with pale ink, following the circle shape. I then… Continue reading Fuchsia Circle

Handmade Cards, Pretty Pink Posh DT

Flourishing Fuchsias

I’m sharing a card today featuring the beautiful new Flourishing Fuchsias stamp set and coordinating dies from Pretty Pink Posh. My sister loves fuchsias, so I was excited to see this floral set in the new release and had to make her a card. This set is part of the May 2018 release, which goes… Continue reading Flourishing Fuchsias

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Me and My Galaxy Dragon

I shared a photo the other day on instagram of a dragon from the Mama Elephant Me and My Dragon stamp set, which I’d coloured to be a galaxy dragon. I used Faber Castell polychromos pencils to do this. I’ve done plenty of distress ink galaxy backgrounds before, but never tried using colouring pencils so… Continue reading Me and My Galaxy Dragon

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

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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