Handmade cards

Let’s Celebrate!

Cardmaking By 21st March, 2018 Tags: 1 Comment

There’s nothing like Lawn Fawn and a few colours in rainbow order to help brighten up your day! Whilst the snow thaws out here I’ve been working on bringing in the spring with the new Simply Celebrate set from Lawn Fawn and the amazing Really Rainbow paper pack (this is definitely one I will be hoarding!). Using only one stamp…


Party Pals Celebrations

Cardmaking By 12th March, 2018 Tags: No Comments

I’ve swapped with Jenny this week on the Seven Hills Crafts blog to bring you this celebratory card featuring the cute Avery Elle Party Pals stamp set.  I stamped out the two bunnies and a star from the Avery Elle Party Pals set onto some blending cardstock with some Copic-friendly MFT Licorice Black Hybrid ink. I coloured these in using…


Nutty Hugs and Kisses

Cardmaking By 7th March, 2018 No Comments

It’s that time of the week again where I share a little inspiration over on the Seven Hills Crafts blog. We’ve had too much cold and snow recently so today’s card sends a brightly coloured hug to all those wishing for spring! Starting with an A6 card, I blended on some Picked Raspberry Distress Ink, focusing on building the colour…


Heffy Doodle – MISTI Collaboration Blog Hop

Cardmaking By 26th February, 2018 Tags: , 54 Comments

What a treat we have for you today! I’m lucky enough to be part of an awesome collaboration between HeffyDoodle and My Sweet Petunia to celebrate the third release. There are some fantastic prizes up for grabs so be sure to hop along for some amazing inspiration! My Project My project features these bunnies, eggs and sentiments from the fun…


It’s a Nutty Birthday!

Cardmaking By 21st February, 2018 Tags: No Comments

Happy Wednesday! I’m back on the Seven Hills Crafts Blog today with a bit of a nutty card. I love this set from Neat & Tangled and it’s perfect for watercolouring. I started out by stamping the largest stamp from the Neat & Tangled My Favorite Nut stamp set on some watercolour cardstock with some Versafine Black Onyx ink. I…


Heffy Doodle Release 3 Blog Hop

Cardmaking By 10th February, 2018 Tags: , 66 Comments

It’s time for the Heffy Doodle Release 3 blog hop! There are some fabulous products in this release so make sure you check out the amazing projects from everyone involved in the hop for inspiration! There’s also a £25 gift certificate to the Heffy Doodle Shop up for grabs for one lucky random winner so keep on reading. My Project…


Beary Good Bookmarks

Cardmaking By 7th February, 2018 No Comments

It’s Wednesday again and this week I am bringing you a project I recruited my niece to help out with. She’s really into reading so the Lawn Fawn For You, Deer set was a perfect choice to make some bookmarks. This is such a great one get the kids involved with and they have something durable and usable at the end…


Cityscape Celebration

Cardmaking By 24th January, 2018 No Comments

Hello, Happy Wednesday! I’ve been a bit under the weather this week so here is a bright and celebratory duo of cards to cheer you up! Today I have two cards to share with you on the Seven Hills Crafts Blog. I don’t usually send many New Year’s cards out so I wanted to show you another, more generic congratulations…


Bella’s Morning Glory

Cardmaking By 17th January, 2018 Tags: No Comments

Happy Wednesday crafters! I’ve been a little under the weather recently so felt it was time for some colouring therapy. Before I start, I just have to give a little shout out to Alyce from Kit and Clowder for helping me improve upon my first attempt. It’s not perfect, but definitely an improvement. Practice makes perfect! Today’s card features three…


Thank You Letters

Cardmaking By 10th January, 2018 Tags: No Comments

Happy New Year! I hope everyone had a wonderful holiday break. I didn’t get much crafting done whilst I stayed with family and friends so I’m getting back into the groove of crafting as normality slowly creeps back in. The Seven Hills Crafts blog took a break whilst Tara and Rick moved premises. They’re now back open and have a…


Cheeky Little Elf!

Cardmaking By 13th December, 2017 Tags: No Comments

I’m on the Seven Hills Crafts blog again for my final DT post of the year. We’ve definitely seen the wintry weather here this week so I have one more Christmas card to share with you this year. My card today features this cheeky little elf from the Avery Elle Elf-Tacular set (which just so happens to be on sale now if you…