ctd 424 – black, green & hot pink

It’s black, green and hot pink for Color Throwdown 424: I admit I kinda dig those oven mitts in the inspiration image 🙂 Here’s my card: I used a Momenta Art-C stamp and die set for the the flags and stamps. The hexagonal and scalloped tags are Sizzix. Lots of the edges are inked in…

CASology 230 – cold

The cue card  for week 230 at CASology is: I really had to think about this one because I had already put almost all of my winter/Christmas crafting stuff in to storage. Here is what I came up with: The top layer is actually vellum. I used it to soften the patterned paper behind it…

S.I.P. 80 – maker’s choice

Challenge 80 at Stamp Ink Paper is… Too much freedom? I have always been one to colour inside the lines, using the conventional colours so that the result is “correct”. Slowly, I am trying to experiment and push my boundaries to make things that are a little more exciting. This card… is not one of…

CYCI 143 – sketch challenge

I am keeping up with my “back to challenges” streak with the three week-long challenge at Can You Case It? I have been meaning to start my Valentine’s Day cards and thought this sketch might get me in the mood. It certainly did, but my cold says that one card is enough for now 😀…

CASology 229 – toast

Hello! Let’s ring in the new year with this two week-long challenge over at CASology. It is very apropos: toast! I admit I actually wished that I had a toast (as in bread) stamp, or even one that says “Cheers”. Alas, I was without either of those. But I did have some gold vellum: I…