La-La Land Crafts Inspiration Monday

Hey Hey! It's La-La Land Crafts Inspiration Monday! This week the inspiration is 'anything but a card' so for my DT make this week I've made a little mixed media tag which is probably a bit of a cheat as I really do love making tags so do quite a lot of them! I've used La-La Land Crafts Skeleton Luka for my…

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Art From The Heart Birthday Celebration Blog Hop

Welcome the Art from the Heart 10 year Birthday Blog Hop Celebration Lots of exciting things will be happening at Art from the Heart next weekend. To find out more  about all the celebratory events then pop on over to Dy Reaveley's Blog Art and Soul.  In the meantime there are FIVE product themed Blog Hops for you to while away the time with in preparation…

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Someone Is Watching You!

Do you have that feeling like someone is watching you? Well they are! LOL! I'm super late today with my Quixotic Paperie post, I've literally just finished it and high-tailed it over to the blog to get it all posted! Phewee it is hot off the presses! It is a little sample, I'm calling it that because it was meant to be an ATC…

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Some Page Altering – In The Deep Blue Sea

Something a little different for a Friday and my Guest DT piece for Alter It Monthly. This month's challenge is 'Sirens, mermaids and deep blue sea'. So another head scratcher for me! But I fancied doing something stitchy with book pages and perhaps a bit of digital art as well. You might recognise the mermaid? Erm...? There are lots of fabric and…

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Stamping With ZIG Fabricolor Twin Pens

Thought I would play with some fabric for this week's Make The Day Special make. I've been meaning to try out the ZIG Fabricolor Twin pens so I've used them to colour and stamp on some calico to make this little flower ATC. I've used stamps from the Unity Adventures in Happiness Store kit.  If you are interested here is a quick…

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Retro Abstract Birthday

What card do you make for a man who is turning 40? Mmm... well if you are me you go retro abstract and what better way to go retro than with the fabulous Basic Grey Offbeat paper available over at Quixotic Paperie.  Matched with Kraft paper - you guys know how much I love my Kraft and corrugated card LOL! Don't forget that…

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Industrial Grunge On A Saturday

I've been getting into industrial grunge with Tando Creative alterables. Elaine has lots of fabulous Alterable items in Quixotic Paperie that are great fun to play with! I love getting a little messy with paints so this is the perfect make for me with painted jute and grunged foil! Easy to do, cover some card with kitchen foil and emboss with an embossing folder through your…

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The Greeting Farm Notebook

Fancy a nice Sunday afternoon walk in the park? Well Anya and Ian did! It is the front of a notebook I made for the recent The Greeting Farm Altered Notebook challenge. I've had the digital stamps of Autumn Anya and Ian for ages and have wanted to use them since I got them but time and other projects always got in…

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Cute Card Thursday And Ippity

Some texture for you today, I always like to mix a bit of texture together. The challenge over at Cute Card Thursday is: Tree-mendous! So get your tree and leaf stamps out. My tree is from the gorgeous {Ippity} kit What Matters Most which you can get from {Ippity} Inspiration. I've used a mix of Acrylic paint and watercolour pens and pencils…

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Sewing Patterns In Pink

My card today uses some more of the yummy Hero Arts Stamps sewing-themed stamps - I did warn you that I had a soft spot for sewing-themed stamps didn't I? So I've gone with a totally stitchy theme for my card with some fun sewing machine stitching and thread and button embellishments. I've paper pieced the pattern on mulberry paper to give…

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Simply Handmade Home Decor Wall Hanging

Some sewing for you today and a little stamped and stitched wall hanging. I just love this stamp from Hero Arts but then I am a sucker for all sewing themed stamps! Well, if I'm honest not just sewing themed stamps LOL! I love the vintage look matched with the contemporary design and the slightly distressed fabrics! I've put this little wall…

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