Craftsy Fun Ink Sponging Technique – Sheltering Tree

This stamp set has been around for a couple of years now and I’m not at all sure that it will carry over in to the new catalogue in June. Fingers crossed that it does as I just love it. Sheltering Tree is a perfect stamp set for beginners as you can achieve stunning effects […]

Seasonal Layers Card

Hi Friends, A very quick Post for you and a very lovely project.  Following on from a previous post where I’d used the Colorful Seasons stamp set and Oh What Fun stamp set. Today’s post showcases the coordinating Seasonal Layers dies. I just love getting my inks and sponges out! It has got to be […]

Easy sponging technique

Hi Folks, Just a quick follow up on my last post. As much as I adore the randomness of the watercolour technique on my Hot Glue Heat Embossing, some of you may be a little unsure of it so here is a quick and easy alternative. Very basic (but beautiful) easy sponging technique. First apply […]

Fairy Celebration Ink Blending

Hi Folks, Having another little play about with my inks this evening and the gorgeous little Fairy Celebration stamp set. I’ve not had the chance to play with this as much as I would like to, so it’s time to rectify that. 🙂 I wanted to try and show how magical this little fairy is […]

Lovely As A Tree Ink Blending

Hi Folks, Here is a lovely little project we made at Craic & Crafting class tonight using the ever so fabulous Lovely As A Tree stamp set. Working with inks is my favourite thing. The ink blending is very basic and I’m not claiming to be an expert however I enjoy it so that is all that […]

Swirly Bird Snail Greetings Card

Hi Folks, Well, it’s almost the weekend again. I hope you’ve lots of lovely things planned for yourself (even if that means you’ve planned to do nothing but relax) 🙂 I have a busy weekend on the cards as I’ve a Project Class scheduled for Sunday. I’m really looking forward to that. I will post […]

Stampin’ Up! In The Meadow Deer Path

Hi Folks, I was out with my lovely hubby and friends for a meal in a fantastic local restaurant The Old Schoolhouse Inn and I was mesmerised by this gorgeous picture hanging on the wall. It reminded me of the Stampin’ Up! In The Meadow stamp set, that I completely fell in love with. It […]

Easy Peasy Bokeh with Bloomin’ Heart

Hi Folks, I thought I would quickly share with you a little wedding card I made for a lovely young couple who are to get married very soon. This uses the Easy Peasy Bokeh technique that I shared recently. What do you think of it?    

Easy Peasy Bokeh

Hi Folks, I just love the Bokeh technique and I’ve used it on many cards. Today I have a super duper easy peasy version for you. I hope you like it. I observed this from a tutorial by France Martin and I just loved how easy it is. There’s a FREE PDF attached for you. Do me […]

Lovely As A Tree – Mountains – Direct to Card

    Hi Folks, I’ve another Direct To Card technique to share with you. This is another of the swaps I made for our exciting Stampin’ Up! event. I hope you like it. I’m looking forward to sharing all the news and gorgeous new products from our Stampin’ Up! OnStage Event. There is loads and loads to […]