Monday, 5 September 2016

Happy Birday

This card has a silly pun joke, haha.... Happy Birday!

Simon Says Stamp Balloon Bouquet
Tim Holtz Bird Talk
Hero Arts 19th Century French Script
Tim Holtz Wildflowers dies
Tim Holtz Mixed Media dies
White Gelly Roll
Pigma Micron
Dr Ph Martin's Hydrus
Americana Acrylic paint
Staples cardstock

Sunday, 7 August 2016


It's a rainbow birthday card!
Simon Says Stamp Luminary Circles die
Silver embossing powder
Alcohol ink felts
Glossy Accents
Water soluble pencil

Sunday, 31 July 2016

Cute Bird

This one is inspired by a Bird Crazy card by Emma Williams ( I really wanted a grass field for the flowers to grow in and the bird to stand on so I added some raffia dyed in Brusho. The blue embossed sky is made with an embossing folder that came with the Bird Talk set.
Recollection cardstock
Staples cardstock
Dr.Martin Hydrus watercolor
Penny Black Flower Gallery
Brusho Emerald Green
Tim Holtz Bird Talk stamp, die and stencil set
We R Memory embossing folder Polka Dot
Colorbox pigment ink pad
Ranger Archival Jet Black ink pad
Sakura gelly roll metallicn orange
Brillance Cosmic Copper ink pad
Spellbinders Label 17

Another Butterfly

Another card with this beautiful butterfly from Tim Holtz Limitations set. This time is a Fall colour theme.

Tim Holtz Limitations stamp and die set
Tim Holtz Flower Garland die
Tim Holtz Layering Stencil Flourish
Crafter's Workshop stencil Ferns
Spellbinder Moroccan Motif
Lalaland Filigree corner die
Folkart Extreme Glitter Hologram
Americana acrylic
Memento dark cocoa ink pad
Intense pencils
Recollections brads
Recollecions cardstock colored
Staples cardstock white
Homemade gesso
Dollarstore gem
Old book page

Monday, 18 July 2016

Butterfly on Floral Background

Colourful butterfly...

Sizzix Tim Holtz Limitations
Sizzix Tim Holtz Mixed Media die
Americana acrylic
Perfect Pearl
Mod Mold
Seam binding cut in half
Brillance Galaxy Gold
Inktense pencils
Hero Art Leafy Vines
Mod Podge Dimensional Magic
Memento Dew Drop rich cocoa
Sakura Koi watercolor for brown edge
Homemade gesso

Tuesday, 19 April 2016

Butterfly Beauty

Playing with Brusho Again

Dollarstore watercolor paper, glitter and glass beads
Inkadinkado Inchie Insects
Sharpie Pen black
Masking tape
Folkart Extreme Glitter acrylic paint
Lisa Pavelka texture stamp (text background)
Sakura Quickie glue pen

Antique Flourish

Playing with Hero Arts Stamps

Dollar store raffia, glass beads and gems
Hero Arts Leafy Vines
Hero Arts Artistic Butteries
Hero Arts 19th Century French Script
Americana acrylic paint with glycerine for background
Recollections clear embossing powder
Fiskars Intricate Punch butterfly
Recollections cardstock cream

Flowers on Black

Playing with Prismacolor Pencils.

Americana acrylic paint - sponge moistened with 1 drop of glycerin, then sponged acrylic paint background.
Recollections cardstock
Prismacolor pencils
Sakura Gelly Roll white
Martha Steward adhesive stencil (leaves, butterfly)
Decoart Gloss Enamel stencil (flowers)

Monday, 18 April 2016


Trying to be funky.

Tim Holtz dies flower garland
Crafters Workshop stencil Mini Texturized
Tsukineko Brilliance galaxy gold
Recollections brads
Corrugated cardboard
Americana acrylic paint pot regular 16 set
Old book page
Art Minds decoupage sealer gloss
Sakura pigma micron 08 black
Inkadinkado vintage bottle flower wood stamp
Tim Holtz clear stamp and stencil set
Recollections cardstock
Versafine onyx black
Glycerine - 1 drop to moisten sponge prior to dipping into acrylic for smooth gradient effect

You're My Sunshine

Playing with Brusho.

Sakura pigma micron black Brush
Recollections cardstocks
Staples 110lb white cardstock
Spellbinders Sprigs
Grumbacker Miskit - the bricks
Martha Steward Punch Around the Page Swirling Lace
Fiskars edging scissors
Stampendous On The Farm
Marta Steward punch Hydrangea
Prismacolor Pencils - the wood
Inkadinkado Stamping Gear square and rectangle set

You Are Fabulous

Card with 3D rose. Instruction from Crafty Loops. Additional detailing effect on rose by moistening sponge with glycerine, then sponged edges with Americana acrylic.

DoCrafts embossing folder wood grain
Penny Black Flourish creative die
Dollar store sequins
Americana acrylic paint regular 16 paint pot set - colour flowers
Sakura pigma micron black 05 - flowers
Sakura Koi pocket set 24 colour - colour leaves
Dollar store glass beads
Sakura gelly roll white
Recollections cardstocks
Staples 110lb white cardstock
Spellbinders Rose Creation
Spellbinders Sprigs
Crayola felt marker and water for the purple flower