AAA Card Challenge #71 – Blending

Hi Crafters, today I am designing for the AAA Card Challenge – this week we are focussing on blending.  I must say I am really enjoying designing with a theme in mind lately rather than a certain brand. It gives me a chance to play with all the goodies that I’ve wanted to be usingContinue reading “AAA Card Challenge #71 – Blending”

Distress Blended Background How-to

Hi Crafters, it’s my turn to post on the So Suzy blog today and I am here showing you a slowed-down version on how to create a distress inked background and offering some tips and tricks as a refresher. I personally adore solid stamps – no colouring, no fuss just a gorgeous silhouette – pairContinue reading “Distress Blended Background How-to”

Distressed Embossing Background How-to

Hi Crafters, today I am over on the Create a Smile blog with this background and card. How gorgeous are the lines of these leaves stamps from the Time to Say Thanks Stamp Set from Create a Smile? I used several distress inks to create this look beginning with Candied Apple and Abandones Coral for theContinue reading “Distressed Embossing Background How-to”

Stamp of Approval Blog Hop

Hi Crafters, welcome to the Stamp of Approval Lovely Notes Collection Blog Hop – I am super excited to be a part of the action! Be sure to leave a comment below for a chance to win a collection for yourself! Three kits are being given away so check out Day 1 and Day 2.Continue reading “Stamp of Approval Blog Hop”

A Pop of Colour

Hi Crafters, today I’m over at So Suzy Stamps with this card video tutorial. I love pops of colour against a white background and this card is no exception. I love the pop of colour and how to shows off the sentiment. The Dandelionstamp also looks elegant and fantastic in black. It is one ofContinue reading “A Pop of Colour”

AAA Card Challenge #68 Tags & Guest Designing for GSD Stamps

Hi Crafters, Today I am killing to birds with one card so to speak. I am designing once again for the AAA Card Challenge Game #68: Tags and I have the pleasure of guest designing for a (new to me) stamp company – Gerda Steiner Designs or GSD Stamps! Gerda had contacted me about making aContinue reading “AAA Card Challenge #68 Tags & Guest Designing for GSD Stamps”

So Suzy Stamps July Kick-Off

Hi Crafters, today the So Suzy Stamps is over on the blog celebrating the greatest So Suzy Sentiments all month long. We are pairing them up with some of the older images to show you how well you can pair So Suzy sentiments with their stamps. I used the Never Say Goodbye Stamp and pairedContinue reading “So Suzy Stamps July Kick-Off”

Thank you to my 10,000 YouTube Subscribers!

Hi crafters, today is a really exciting day! I have hit 10,000 YouTube subscribers. Judging by the average growth of my channel I was expecting to hit this milestone in September. But thanks to a MISTI video that went viral a few weeks ago, it happened much more quickly. A big thank you to everyoneContinue reading “Thank you to my 10,000 YouTube Subscribers!”

How to Get Colour in the Middle of a Card

I am on the So Suzy Stamps blog today with this quick and easy card.. If you would like to know how to blend colours without hard lines and without having to start at the edge of the paper and work your way in then this may be a video you want to check out. Continue reading “How to Get Colour in the Middle of a Card”