Birthday card: Amigos shaker

What: This card started off with the idea of having the amigos hanging their signs out of windows and developed from there. I had a long think about what to use to fill the shaker windows — as the card was still quite masculine at this point, I didn't want to add pretty sequins or… Continue reading Birthday card: Amigos shaker


Just a note: Lavender

What: This started out as just a quick doodle, but I thought it would make a nice simple card. How: I drew the lavender on piece of Neenah solar white, cut and scored it as a top-folding card, added the sentiment on a die-cut tag and mounted it at the base of the lavender with… Continue reading Just a note: Lavender


Birthday card: Simple stencilling

What: A simple one-layer card that finally gets me using my stencils. How: I stamped and embossed the sentiment and then positioned the stencil over it. I picked three colours and carefully inked areas of the stencil, masking with scrap paper as needed. I originally left some white space around the sentiment, but then I… Continue reading Birthday card: Simple stencilling