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Medium: Distress Inks

Hey Honey Happy Bee-day (Sugar Pea Designs, MFT)

Hey Honey – Happy Bee-day!

Birthday Cards, Cardmaking By 21st August, 2019 Tags: , , , , , No Comments

I’m back on the Seven Hills Crafts blog again today. I love the Hey Honey set from Sugar Pea Designs and teamed with the MFT Meant to Bee set, I made a handful of different Bee-Day cards. I started out by stamping the bear, hive and bees the Hey Honey set in some MFT Extreme Black Ink onto some blending…

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Sorry I Totally Spaced on Your Birthday!

Birthday Cards, Cardmaking By 20th August, 2019 Tags: , , , , , No Comments

I’m back again on the Heffy Doodle blog with some galactic apologies for missing a birthday! What better way to say sorry than from outer space? Plus, this little alien guy is one of my most favourite HD characters! I used a couple of products from the latest release, the You’re Weird stamp set and the coordinating dies, the Spaced…

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Absotoothly Awesome (Heffy Doodle)

Absotoothly Awesome!

Cardmaking, General Cards By 9th August, 2019 Tags: , , , , No Comments

I’m on the Heffy Doodle blog today with a fairy-themed appreciation card. What better way to say thank you than with a pun and a couple of tooth fairies? This card uses several products from the latest release: Absotoothly Awesome stamps and coordinating dies, Silver Linings Cloud Border Dies, Twinkle Twinkle Stencil and Spaced Out stamp set and coordinating dies….

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Herd It's Your Birthday Card (Waffle Flower)

A Herd of Birthday Bunnies

Birthday Cards, Cardmaking By 31st July, 2019 Tags: , , , , , , , No Comments

I’m on the Seven Hills Crafts blog today with a cute little bunny birthday celebration! This uses three different sets – Starry Scene, We Herd and Essential Sentiments – from three different companies – Avery Elle, Waffle Flower and My Favorite Things – and was partly inspired by this set of cards from Yainea. It’s such a great and simple…

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Oh Deer! Birthday Card (Neat & Tangled)

Oh Deer! I’ve Missed Your Birthday!

Birthday Cards, Cardmaking By 24th July, 2019 Tags: , , , , No Comments

Hello, I’m back again today over on the Seven Hills Crafts blog with a couple of my favourite Neat & Tangled sets. I was saddened to see the Oh Deer set is being retired, so be quick if you want it! I used this and the Lumberjack Love set to create these set of cards for belated birthday greetings. I…

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Avery Elle Tropical Peek-a-Boo Pals

Tropical Birthday Pals

Birthday Cards, Cardmaking By 17th July, 2019 Tags: , , , , , , , No Comments

Hello, I’m back on the Seven Hills Crafts blog again today for my usual weekly slot. I have a bright birthday card featuring the Avery Elle Peek-a-Boo Summer Pals set. Perfect for our recent summery weather! I started by stamping out the toucan, frog and flamingo (and their coordinating arms/legs/wings!) from the set with some MFT Extreme Black ink onto some blending…

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Heffy Doodle Happily Ever Crafter Wedding Card

Magical Fairytale Wedding

Cardmaking, Wedding Cards By 17th July, 2019 Tags: , , , , , No Comments

Hello! I’m over on the Heffy Doodle blog today, showcasing some of the new products from the latest release. I have a magical wedding card with a scene I’m sure every little girl dreams of at some point! Along with some older products, I used two of the new sets: Happily Ever Crafter and the not yet released but free…

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Heffy Doodle Release 7 Blog Hop

Cardmaking, Colouring, Thank You Cards By 10th July, 2019 Tags: , , , , 37 Comments

It’s time to celebrate because it’s Heffy Doodle Release Day! Yay! Lesley has some amazing new products in this new release and we’ve got a team blog hop to help give you some inspiration! Hop along with us for a chance to win a voucher to the Heffy Doodle store! Keep reading below for further details on how to be…

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It’s a Wild Roar of a Party!

Cardmaking, Colouring, General Cards By 10th July, 2019 Tags: , , , , No Comments

Hello, crafters! Today I’m featuring the Mama Elephant Wild Roar stamp set over on the Seven Hills Crafts blog. You all know I love these sets for practicing my alcohol marker colouring and, whilst they make take a while to finish, you have a feature piece to put straight on the centre of a card. It’s a good way to get…

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Birthday Balloon Birds

Birthday Cards, Cardmaking By 26th June, 2019 Tags: , , , , , , No Comments

Today on the SHC blog I have a project that extends the use of your stamps. The Avery Elle Love Is In the Air stamp set is very love/Valentines themed, so I challenged myself to make a birthday card. Paired with the Concord & 9th Simple Serif Alphabet Dies, I think I achieved a card that could even be masculine! I started…

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Toadally Awesome New Pad

Cardmaking, Congratulations Cards By 12th June, 2019 Tags: , , , , , , No Comments

Today’s card is for a friend that just moved into a new home. The Lawn Fawn Toadally Awesome set is perfect for saying congrats!   I started out by creating a circular mask from some acetate and a Lawn Fawn Stitched Circle die so I could use a stencil. I used some Broken China and Mermaid Lagoon Distress Oxide Ink to blend on a gradient within the circle….

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A Sharky Summer Pals Hello

Cardmaking, General Cards By 5th June, 2019 Tags: , , , , No Comments

I’ve been playing with one of the newest additions to the the Avery Elle Peek-a-boo sets – Summer Pals. These two little sharks (ignoring that one might just be a dolphin…) are eyeing each other up across the ocean! I started out by ink blending on some Salty Ocean Distress Oxide ink onto some white card panels. I splattered these with water and…

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Jawsome Birthday Tank Card

Birthday Cards, Cardmaking By 22nd May, 2019 Tags: , , , , , No Comments

I’m back today with a fun underwater scene card combining two Lawn Fawn stamp sets: Duh Nuh and You Are Sublime. An extra layer of acetate makes it more tank-like! I started out by stamping the characters from both sets in some MFT Extreme Black ink onto some blending cardstock. I then coloured them in with my alcohol markers, keeping to bright greens, oranges and…

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Just a Bunny’s Hop

General Cards By 17th April, 2019 Tags: , , , , , , , No Comments

Easter is just a bunny’s hop away (hehe) so my card today on the Seven Hills Crafts blog is full of bunnies! These Mama Elephant sets feature quite a bit in my card designs as they are perfect for practicing your colouring, and this Bunny’s Hop set is perfect for this time of year. I started out by stamping this…

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Super Birthday: Comic Book Style

Birthday Cards, Cardmaking By 5th April, 2019 Tags: , , , , , , No Comments

I have a super fun project to share with you today over on the Heffy Doodle blog featuring the Superdudes stamp set from Heffy Doodle and the exclusive not-yet-released Rescue Dogs set (comes free with orders over £30). I love this style, playful theme and the bright colours! I started out by stamping the Super Lady, the shooting stars, lightening…

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