Little Gift Box Today’s post brings you a Little Gift Box which is made using the Envelope Punch Board. I haven’t used my Envelope Punch Board in quite some time and it shows in the video :). So, I decided to dust it off, so to speak, and make this Little Gift Box. This Little Gift Box would be great to use for a small gift for any occasion, however today i make it for Christmas. These boxes are quick and easy and can… Read more »

Theme Challenge Welcome to my Saturday Challenge with the Global Design Project 107 Theme Challenge. This is a great theme for a challenge as I believe we should live in a state of thankfulness and gratefulness. Make sure you visit the Global Design Project Blog to see the Design Team’s inspiration. You can also see what other challenge participants have shared. I have used 2017 – 2019 In Colors for my card in this Theme Challenge. The Paisleys & Posies Photopolymer… Read more »

Time To Celebrate Shaker Note Card Today we’re celebrating birthdays with Time To Celebrate Shaker Note Card which could also be used for Christmas or other celebrations by just changing the colours. The Note Cards are an ideal way to make this card and are on SALE at the moment. Whisper White Note Cards and Envelopes #131527 are Price: Normally $10.50 NOW $8.93 Psst–do you want to know the easiest way to make a card? Start with Note Cards & Envelopes. They’re ready for… Read more »

Freshly Brewed with Wood Words Thanks for stopping by and hopping with the Latte Girls who are creating inspiration around Freshly Brewed with Wood Words. Now I must admit to having not used this set to its full potential but loved making projects for today’s Blog Hop. This is such a great bundle and if you purchase it now, you save 10% on the bundle price: Make sure you visit the other blogs in the hop: Leonie Narelle I’ve made two cards… Read more »

Today I’m getting back to mu blog challenges with At Home With You! challenge from WWYS #134 // At Home With You. I had visions of making a heap of these cards now we’ve moved house and just letting people know our new address. So this challenge came just at the right time. At Home With You! I played around with different colours and papers and decided the Wood Textures Designer Series Paper Stack was the way to go. Here’s my… Read more »

Freshly Brewed Birthdays

Welcome to another Blog Hop with the Latte Girls sharing Freshly Brewed Birthdays inspiration and I’m sure the other girls have something special to inspire you. Freshly Brewed Birthdays Birthday’s are special and I like to make special cards for special people to remind them they’re valued and their birthday is an occasion to celebrate. I decided to use Birthday Blooms and some Watercolor Paper. I’ve actually done some Faux Watercolouring here and used an old favourite – the Pansy Punch… Read more »

WatercolorSeasons

Today I have a change of pace and am heading back to a watercolor technique with Thinking Watercolor. This is a very easy technique which doesn’t require many supplies and could be used for any type of card. Thinking Watercolor I will be making a video tutorial on this technique soon so you will be able to see how easy it is to do. Here’s how to make the card: Cut A4 card (Bermuda Bay) in 1/2 then score at 10.5cm… Read more »

Split Colouring

Split Colouring Today’s Video brings you Split Colouring. This is a great technique I only just discovered and felt sure you’d enjoy it too. It yields 2 card fronts for you to add to card bases and is relatively easy for you to do. You will need a stamp which has a large image, I’ve used Birthday Blooms, some Clear Emboss Powder and your Stamp-A-Ma-Jig as well as your Watercolor Pencils. Here’s one of the samples I made using the… Read more »

Freshly Brewed Christmas in July

Freshly Brewed Christmas in July This week the Latte Girls are inspiring you with Freshly Brewed Christmas in July projects. It’s never too early to get a start on your Christmas Gift Giving and Card making, so hopefully after today you’ll have some inspiration to get you started. This week, as we speak, I’m moving into my new home. So as time was scarce leading up to this post I CASED the Catalogue and you can see this card on page… Read more »

Shaded Bees

Shaded Bees Shaded Bees. Here’s another card from one of my classes. This one features Watercolor Pencils with adding colour for depth and for shading. The bees from Dragonfly Dreams are perfect for learning these easy techniques. My card has the Bees stamped on the first layer which was then run through the Big Shot with the Hexagon Dynamic Textured Impressions Folder. I added half a Gold Doily under the bee layer. The Bees were coloured with Daffodil Delight and… Read more »