The Daily Marker 30 Day Colouring Challenge

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I think we’re up to the eighth colouring challenge hosted by the inimitable Kathy Racoosin over at The Daily Marker. I still don’t know how she manages it, even with the help of her team of Goodwill Ambassadors on Instagram. And this year she’s doing a Coloring Challenge Road Trip as well!

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Cake Monster

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Why do I always leave making cards for challenges until the end of the month? It’s not making the cards that’s the problem, it’s not even getting the photographs done — I’ve got that workflow sorted — it’s writing up the blog post to go with them. Actually, it’s more the “thinking about writing the blog post” that slows me down. I don’t know why, but it’s just one of those things that I procrastinate horribly about, even though it doesn’t actually take long to do when I finally put fingers to keyboard.
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Test: Deco Foil Transfer Gel

I like foil and I like stencils, so how could I not pick up a pot of Deco Foil Transfer Gel when I saw one of my regular shops had it in stock.

Rather than just grab a random stencil and quickly try it out, I thought I’d do a more thorough test with a couple of different types of cardstock and styles of stencils, and even applying it without a stencil.

[Warning: there are a lot of images in this post]
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