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MFT Sketch Challenge #536 April 10, 2021 - A shaker card for the current My Favorite Things Sketch Challenge. I’m in love with the Party Mix clay sprinkles from Loose Lemon crafts…a fabulous mix.
AAA Birthday – Game #24 – A Shaped Card April 5, 2021 - This month we’re shaking up our card shapes so think outside the square…or rectangle! Welcome to our guest designer this month, Trina P. Pop on over to the AAA Birthday Blog and see Trina’s fabulous shaped card along with the rest of our amazing design team. We hope you’ll be inspired to join us.
Inspired by…Bunny Roll March 21, 2021 - Clean and simple…entering this into the current Inspired by challenge – Bunny Roll. I was INSPIRED by the rabbits in bed. These “Whittle Rabbit” dies look like they’re asleep and I had the perfect sentiment to go along with them. Also showcasing a simple background using washi tape.
Love and Hugs Explosion Box March 14, 2021 - I have been playing around with layouts of explosion boxes and centrepiece ideas recently. This explosion box has a special centrepiece that incorporates my love of stamping. Lots of photos below plus…a walk through video.
A Pug with flowers March 13, 2021 - This is such a cute stamp set and I love the bright colours against the white of the card base. There is a new online craft supply shop that has opened recently – Loose Lemon Crafts – and they have such fabulous products to use in your crafting and embellishments I haven’t seen locally before. […]
AAA Birthday – Game #23 – Patterned Paper March 1, 2021 - How did February fly past so quickly! It time for our March challenge – get out your patterned paper and play. Congratulations to our guest designer for March – Colien. Pop over to the AAA Birthday blog to see what Colien has designed for her guest spot and be inspired by the rest of the […]
AAA Birthday – Game #22 – A Large Sentiment February 1, 2021 - Well it’s February already and time for shouting out Happy Birthday in a large format. Congratulations to our guest designer this month – Helen. Pop over to the AAA Birthday blog to see what Helen has designed for her guest spot for this months challenge and be inspired by the rest of the Design Team […]
Explosion Box January 30, 2021 - Woohoo…I’ve found a super new way to use up my ever growing stack of patterned paper. It’s the easy peasy to use We R Memory Keepers explosion board. I know I could muck around with rulers etc and make my own but why waste my time…this board is fabulous. Lots of photos below plus…a walk […]
MFT Sketch Challenge #524 January 18, 2021 - A quick-ish card for the current My Favorite Things Sketch Challenge. When I can’t decide on a colour scheme I just go with a rainbow. Pulled out some older products from My Favorite Things and the silhouette stamps lend themselves perfectly to the rainbow scheme. This was also a great way to include more than […]
Inspired by…Cele-bear-ate January 13, 2021 - A quick blog post today as I’m trying to get this entered before the deadline for the current Inspired by Challenge – Cele-bear-ate. I wanted to use up some of my patterned paper so took this opportunity to do just that. My inspiration was simply the bear and using the stripes and lines from the […]
AAA Birthday – Game #21 – A Stencil Background January 4, 2021 - Welcome to a new year…2021…and a new round of monthly challenges. Congratulations to our guest designer this month – Melanie. Pop over to the AAA Birthday blog to see what Melanie has designed for her guest spot for this months challenge and be inspired by the rest of the Design Team cards. We also welcome […]
Color Hues Card Challenge #9 – Red and Grey January 3, 2021 - Another challenge card…this time to enter into the Color Hues Challenge #9.
The Library Challenge #74 January 1, 2021 - Over at The Library Challenge the current challenge is to pick any book cover from the last three years and using the cover, title or story of a selected book as inspiration. I used the colour scheme (red, white, blue and gold) and the stars as my inspiration.
Inkspirational Challenge #229 – Something in your home December 30, 2020 - I am entering this card in the current Inkspirational Challenge #229 and the theme is something in your home. For the last two Christmas’s I’ve had a summer themed Christmas tree (see picture below) as we are in the southern hemisphere and I want to reflect the season. This year I added some cross stitched […]
Wishing you a Sunshiny Christmas December 18, 2020 - Living in the Southern Hemisphere we…usually…have a hot Christmas. Here is my take on a summer themed Christmas card.