Freshly Made Sketches #279 – floral birthday card

What a neat sketch for Freshly Made Sketches #279: Horizontal layout!!! <3<3<3 Here is my card: I love those vibrant (but somehow kind of pastel) colours of those flowers with the grey. This was my second attempt at this sketch. The first one ended in a glitter spray ink disaster… This one is better, anyway…

CAS(E) This Sketch #211

Here is this week’s sketch from CAS(E) This Sketch: I am not a floral person, but I still loved the look of the reaching stems topped with flowers. So… Balloons! I used complimentary orange and blue, and kept the ink simple with just black. The die cut frame is inlaid back in the paper around…

S.I.P. #86 – yellow, peach & teal

It’s a colour challenge over at Stamp Ink Paper. For SIP #86, the colours are: It’s a lovely combination evokes a warm spring scene, perhaps a bright Easter morning out in the yard for an egg hunt. Alas it was not to be for this card… I just got a new Jillibean Soup stamp set…

C.T.S. #208

Hey there! I finally had some time to make a card. This one is for CAS(E) This Sketch #208: I had a lot of fun thinking about this one, and here is the card I came up with: I used Art-C stamps for the Happy Birthday sentiment (24667 R6). I used Hero Arts Origami Animals…

CYCI 145 -blue, purple, silver & white

Can You Case It #145 is a colour challenge: I was inspired by some feather patterned paper I had: I used spray ink to get some silver in there, which comes through a bit better here: I have to say I really like how this card turned out. I would be proud to give it…

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…