Get Well Soon Bear

Cardmaking By 23rd May, 2018 Tags: , , ,

I have a simple one layer card over on the Seven Hills Crafts blog today, featuring the gorgeous Bear & Bird set from Waffle Flower. I’ve seen some wonderful inspiration using this set but today I kept it simple with some watercolours. I started off by stamping the main characters from the set onto the centre of a piece of…

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You’re One Smart Cookie!

Cardmaking By 16th May, 2018 Tags: , , , , ,

It’s my turn for some scholarly inspiration over on the Seven Hills Crafts Blog today. The end of the school year is rapidly approaching and this card was two challenges in one. Firstly, I needed a graduation card. Secondly, I needed a masculine graduation card. Teaming some Lawn Fawn Paper Bag cardstock with the Smart Cookie stamp set and Scripty Congrats…

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Birthday Balloons

Cardmaking By 14th May, 2018 Tags: , , , ,

Happy Monday! I’m up with a guest post over on the Heffy Doodle blog today, sharing a card with you today that prominently features not one of the main characters in the Elephant of Surprise set, but one of those additional accessories – the balloon. These additional accessories shouldn’t be overlooked as they can often create fantastic backgrounds! Imagine a hundred…

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Nothing Says Domo Arigato Like Sushi!

Cardmaking By 11th May, 2018 Tags: , , , , ,

Hello, I’m filling in for a fellow DT member and sharing some sushi love with the fabulous MFT Sushi Date stamp set over on the Seven Hills Crafts blog. Starting out with an A6 top folding white card base, I masked off a portion of the card with some Post-It tape. I then blended on some Abandoned Coral, Candied Apple…

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Sympathy Bouquets

Cardmaking By 9th May, 2018 Tags: , , ,

I’m over on the Seven Hills Crafts blog today and this week’s set of cards uses the beautiful Altenew Blooming Bouquet stamp set. I set aside a couple of hours and just had some fun with my watercolours. Sympathy cards are never the easiest by at least they are beautiful, right? I started out with four A6 watercolour panels, clear…

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Birthday Bus

Cardmaking By 2nd May, 2018 Tags: , , , , ,

Hello, happy Wednesday! I have a bright and fun trio of birthday cards for you today featuring a mix of products from Avery Elle, Lawn Fawn and Neat & Tangled. Two of the cards are very similar, with the third mounted on a slightly different background. Starting out with an A6 white card panel, I masked off the top half…

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Cute Critter Gift Card Holders

Cardmaking By 25th April, 2018 Tags: , , ,

I’ve been waiting to share these with you for a while now and the good news is that these Lawn Fawn dies are back in stock over at Seven Hills Crafts. Teamed together, the Woodland Critter Huggers and the Stitched Gift Card Pocket dies make the perfect gift card holders. When I gave them to my friend I made sure…

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Gerbil Tank Card

Cardmaking By 21st April, 2018 Tags: , , , ,

It’s a fabulously sunny Saturday here in the UK and I have a fun card to share with you featuring the HeffyDoodle Hello Squeakheart stamp set. This one is dedicated to Lesley Oman’s little cutie, Fiskars, the long tailed gerbil! This A6 sized card is a little more complicated than my usual style, but the idea is loosely based around…

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