Dragonfly Garden: Day 5

These are my last two cards from the Dandy Garden Suite. These use the DSP and the laser cuts on the front of the card. The first card uses Mossy Meadow as the base and Bumblebee card stock as the first layer. I stamped some dragonflies from the stamp set in Versamark on this. and […]

Garden Wishes: Day 4

Garden Wishes is in the new January- June catalogue and is part of the Dandy Garden Suite. I had been inspired by a beautiful card that Gail Ellis from https:bluerosepapertreasures had posted using Dragonfly Garden. Here is my take on her card. It is similar to hers. I often will CASE something as a springboard […]

Dragonfly Garden: Day 3

I have been using this set quite a lot. We used it at OnStage online in November and I have been experimenting with it since. The Dandy Garden suite collection comes with many elements. For these two cards, I used the DSP Dandy Garden. I cut the DSP in half and decided to emboss on […]

Faux Silk Cards: Day 2

Back in November, I demonstrated a technique at Stamp Camp called Faux Silk. Here are two of my favourite cards from my collection I made. I used tissue paper. I watercolored on one (the dull side of the tissue paper) and left the other one as it was. To watercolour, I used an ink pad […]

Hydrangea Hill: Day 1

I have decided to try and post a stamp set every day for the month of January. I did this a couple of years ago and thoroughly enjoyed creating something new!! Stamping Up have a new suite in the January June Mini Catalogue called Hydrangea Hill. I fell in love with it when I saw […]

Stampers Anonymous Blog Hop #25

Welcome to our Blog Hop #25. This month we had the freedom to do whatever!!! I decided to use Hydrangea Hill from the new Jan – Jun catty. I used Highland Heather and Gorgeous Grape as the base of the card and the beautiful mercury glass acetate. One side (purple) I mounted on a Scripty […]

Stampers Anonymous Blog Hop #24

Welcome to our Blog Hop #24. This month we have a sketch challenge for our Team Blog. I decided to use Trimming the Town DSP and the Woodland Embossing Folder for my card. Before using the Embossing Folder, I cut out a circle with the circle framelits from the Whisper White CS. I then inked […]

White on white embossing

I saw some cards this week using white on white embossing and I liked the effect very much, so I decided to have a go and add my own take to it. My first card was a get well card using Dandelion Wishes and Forever Fern. I also made a sympathy card using Forever Fern […]

Stampers Anonymous Blog Hop #23

Welcome to our Blog Hop #23. This month we had a colour challenge using Pretty Peacock, Calypso Coral and Crushed Curry. These colours shouted out for me to use Whale of a Time Suite. I made two different cards. In both I used the Seabed 3D Embossing folder and the same sheet of Whale of […]

Father’s Day Card

While Father’s Day has passed, I was holding off on posting this to use in this month’s Blog Hop – but then I forgot to sign up for this month’s challenge. So here it is as a stand alone post. I used the Beautiful World DSP and dies and Cinnamon Cider and Whisper White cardstock. […]