Easy sponging technique

Hot Glue Embossing 12

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 […]

Lovely As A Tree Ink Blending

Lovely As A Tree

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 […]

Dragonfly Dreams

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Dragonfly Dreams is a truly beautiful ‘bundle’ in the new Stampin’ Up! Spring/Summer Catalogue. You could never be lost for inspiration with this one. This gorgeous little project was cased from the amazingly talented Wendy Cranford. Don’t you just LOVE those colours! (I should point out that the envelope flap wasn’t as easy to blend […]

Stampin’ Up! In The Meadow Deer Path

Stampin' Up! In The Meadow

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

Bokeh & 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?    

Lovely As A Tree – Mountains – Direct to Card

Lovely As A Tree

    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 […]

Watercolour Wings

Watercolour Wings

Hi Folks, Just a quick post of some little cards made at class on Wednesday night. This is a quick, easy fun technique. Kiddies will enjoy doing this one too. If you don’t know how to do the Baby Wipe technique you could check out my video Sea Street – ink to card – baby […]

Fun sponging technique – Pedal Pusher

Pedal Pusher

Hi again folks, I hope you’re enjoying some great Spring weather. This has inspired me to come up with a bright, fun card for my Stamp Class, to get us in the mood for more great weather to come (I hope). These cards were sponged however would also be suitable for brayering. The main thing […]

Happy Home

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Hi Folks, Today we have 3 little cards I made very quickly using the Happy Home stamp set. (plus Sheltering Tree stamp set for 2 of the sentiments) I’ve purposely kept them simple as examples to new stampers that even the most basic of stamping, makes truly beautiful cards. I hope you like them. A PDF […]

No Bones About It

Diploducus on the move

              This is a little card I’ve made for my Grandson. It’s not his birthday for quite a while however when inspiration strikes, you’ve just got to go with it. The background hills were cased from Michelle Zindorf so I must give due credit there. This is a background […]