Gilded feathers

Birthday card: Gilded feathers

What: A birthday card for one of my other half's nieces - something brightly coloured and shiny. Inspired by: I've made Distress ink watercolour backgrounds before, but I liked the idea of combining it with the popped-up die-cut lettering that Kristina Werner used for her "hugs" card. Supplies: stamps: Hero Arts - it's your day… Continue reading Birthday card: Gilded feathers

Party hat

Birthday card: Party hat

What: A birthday card for my other half's nephew. And a good excuse to expand my stash further by acquiring a set of the Tim Holtz blueprint stamps; I've liked this range since I first saw them, but this was the first time I could really justify (for low levels of justify) picking some up. Inspired… Continue reading Birthday card: Party hat


New Year: Fireworks

What: Pure experimentation with the Versamark pen and various embossing powders. Supplies: stamps: Lawn Fawn - Milo's ABCs colour: Judikins - gold detail embossing powder Judikins - silver detail embossing powder Judikins - iridescent sparkle embossing powder Lindys' Stamp gang - hyacinth blue jade embossing powder Papermania - tinsel red embossing powder Ranger - liquid… Continue reading New Year: Fireworks