S.I.P. 52 – maker’s choice

It’s cardmaker’s choice at Stamp Ink Paper this week to celebrate their first anniversary! This is of course always a fun one, and here’s what I came up with: I used metal embellishments, including the hot air balloon (all Recollections I believe). I’ve got Heidi Swapp spray ink and a Tim Holtz stamp for the…

CYCI 120 – sketch

It’s a deceptively simple sketch challenge at Can You Case It this week: All of the entries are wonderful takes on what may seem a simple sketch, but can be quite difficult to pull together. Here was my attempt at it (haha!): This week I was determined to use up pieces I had already set…

CTD 392 – Enjoy The Journey

The Color Throwdown challenge this week was a nice one: I have to say I really enjoy getting out of my comfort zone and creating with colours I might not otherwise have used 🙂 This is my card: It’s just a simple travel-themed card in pretty neutral colours that could work for a birthday, someone leaving…

S.I.P. 47 – one element

I was stoked to to this week’s challenge at Stamp Ink Paper! It was to focus on one element: This could lead anywhere, and this is where it took me: I love the pennant and the summer fair feel to it. The font makes it look almost circus-y. I need to learn how to add…