Welcome Baby card

Welcome to my blog. Sorry I have not been around for a while, but I have a new card to share today. Today I have made a baby card for someone very special. They had a beautiful little boy on the 31st of July, but they live abroad, so I have time to send the … [Read more…]

Cards and tags with handmade flowers

Today I attended a class at one of my fav places in all the world – The Purple Magnolia Craft Studio. Today, (as always) our bags were filled with goodies including a pack of gorgeous paper with flowers in soft reds, purples, blues and pinks, a set of flower dies, a set of flower stamps, … [Read more…]

For the Guys – Altenew Educator Certification Programme continues…

My next installment in my search for certification in the Altenew Educator Certification Program is the course “For the Guys“. Although I had planned the card and drawn a sketch, I really struggled with this card and its execution. I wanted to make a galaxy background and tried 5 different times with my distress inks. … [Read more…]

Easy Ink Blending Techniques

My next class towards certification for level 1 in the Altenew Educator Programme is Easy Ink Blending Techniques. The classes show different techniques on how to use ink to create different types of backgrounds using inking techniques such as embossing resists, faux water-colouring, and blending among others. When I first started blending with my inks, … [Read more…]