bunch o cards

A family member requested ten general-purpose greeting cards. I was a bit pressed for time so they are on the simple side of things, but sometimes basic is alright. My favourite I think is this cactus one. Sure they are probably soon on their way out trend-wise but they are still cute. I took out…

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 115 – red, yellow, black

It’s a colour challenge at Can You Case It this week: I had a birthday card to make, and this is what happened: I used the Hero Arts origami animals stamp set again.The flowers are just punched out. The bird and sentiment are (sloppily) embossed. I used a Copic marker to colour the crane and…

S.I.P.#41 – wedding greeting card

Hello! The challenge at Stamp Ink Paper this week is a wedding challenge. I don’t have any coming up this year, but I did have some appropriate stickers so here we go… I recently bought some Hero Arts origami animals stamps and thought they could do nicely for this challenge. I love any chance to…

My First Tattoo’s First Anniversary

I have been tattooed for one year today! It is a paper crane on a Japanese origami-inspired background. It celebrates my Japanese-Canadian heritage, my love of paper and my great grandmother. One of my favourite memories of her is when she taught me how to make paper cranes. I had wanted a tattoo for some…