October Daily 2017 begins

October is here! The best month of the year. Lots of you are participating in Inktober as your monthly challenge. I have chosen again to do October Daily started by Serena Bee. I made this album initially, using an Echo Park Paper set I found at Winners: And how could FrankenBerry resist a guest appearance…

CASology #249 – warm

CASology #249‘s cue card was particularly inspiring: Here is where I went with it: I used a punch for the circle in the middle (forgetting I had just bought circle dies… :D). Some extra sprays of yellow/orange spray ink made it darker and warmer, but maybe a bit too dark cause the sun stamp needed…

CAS(E) This Sketch #210

Hi there! Here’s this week’s fun sketch from CAS(E) This Sketch: Here is what I did with the sketch: I really liked the idea of the background images coming through the main one somehow.The chalky ink I used for the four leaf clovers not only made the “quiet” layer I was looking for, but 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…

Christmas shaker cards

Using the Recollections Shimmer Noel paper pad and Jillibean Soup small circle shakers I made a bunch of these sparkly, feminine Christmas cards: They all have a glittery silver snowflake die cut to bring in some more sparkle. I added some sentiment stickers from this year’s stuff at Michaels. I feel they really made the…

Halloween craft – countdown blocks

I am super excited to share these Halloween countdown blocks with you. It was a project I worked on all throughout September (along with many other things). I ended up with 13 large sets and 10 small sets, but hopefully that will be enough. Materials: wooden blocks – 3 per set (1.5″ for small and…

Halloween greeting card – googly eyes and banners

Here are some simple Halloween card I made using some googly eyes and dimensional stickers: paper: Recollections Halloween 12×12 2015 stickers: K & Company spider web stamp in corners: Momenta Art-C googly eyes: dollar store background paper: Recollections, Boo and Ravenshead Manor 12×2 2016