Saturday, 16 October 2021

Thanks

An edge to edge shaker card for someone special at my daughters’ school.



Supplies
Die cuts - Cocoa Vanilla These Days
Die - Hero Arts Thanks
Embellishments - Little Things From Lucy’s Cards Mother of Pearl and Canary Sequin Mixes
Glitter card - Paper Mill Direct
Patterned Paper - vintage

Congratulations on your New Job

Pretty flowers.






Supplies:
Die cuts - Cocoa Vanilla Sunkissed
Stamps - Hero Arts Congrats and Happy, Clearly Besotted Tiny Type
Embellishments - Little Things From Lucy’s Cards Pearls Chunky Soft Jellybean, Bubbles, Bubblegum Sequin Mix
Glitter Card - Paper Mill Direct
Patterned Paper - vintage American Crafts

Tuesday, 28 September 2021

Birthday Sparkles

A happy, sparkly birthday card.




Supplies:
Die cut - American Crafts Live Life Happy
Stamp and die - Waffle Flower Happy Birthday
Embellishments - Little Things From Lucy’s Cards Jewels Rainbow Sparkle
Paper - Pebbles Peek a Boo You Girl
Glitter card - Paper Mill Direct

Birthday Shaker

Still enjoying my new ink blending brushes.


Supplies:
Die - Lawn Fawn Giant Happy Birthday
Embellishments - Little Things From Lucy’s Cards Itty Bitty Stars Shimmering Silver, Crystal Collection Night Sky
Paper - vintage American Crafts
Inks - Simon Says Stamp Hot Lips, Rosie Cheeks, Apricot, Duckling, Mint Candy, Lake Shores and Thistle.

Ink Blending Fun

Some Waffle Flower fun today. Practising my ink blending some more. Love this stencil!



Supplies:
Stamp and die - Waffle Flower Crafts Happy Birthday Sentiment and matching die
Stencil - Waffle Flower Crafts Rotating Sunburst Stencil
Embellishments - Little Things From Lucy’s Cards Papaya, Canary, Powder Puff and Bubblegum Sequin Mixes
Inks - Simon Says Stamp Hot Lips, Rosie Cheeks, Apricot and Duckling

Thursday, 16 September 2021

Perfectly Lovely

An autumnal friendship card featuring lots of lovely Hero Arts products. I also tried out ink blending with brushes for the first time ever. I need a lot more practice. It’s much harder than the experts make it look!!!


Supplies:
Stamp - Hero Arts Mix and Match Compliments
Leaf dies - Hero Arts Autumn Bouquet Fancy Dies
Gold and glitter card - Paper Mill Direct
Embellishments - Little Things From Lucy’s Cards Itty Bitty Stars Gold
Inks - Simon Says Stamp Pale Blush Pink and Duckling

Two Floral Birthday Cards

A pair of very girly, floral birthday cards.





Supplies Card 1:
Stamps - Clearly Besotted Sugar and Spice (retired), Tiny Type
Flowers - Cocoa Vanilla Happiness
Paper - Pebbles Sun & Fun
Embellishments - Little Things From Lucy’s Cards Bubbles

Supplies Card 2:
Flowers - Cocoa Vanilla Happiness
Stamps - Hero Arts Birthday Messages, Clearly Besotted Tiny Type
Embellishments - Little Things From Lucy’s Cards Blossom Shaker Selection
Stickers - Hobbycraft
Paper - vintage Fancy Pants, vintage Lawn Fawn

Thursday, 26 August 2021

Welcome Baby

 A card for a special new baby.



Supplies:
Hedgehog Sticker - Pebbles Peek a Boo You Girl
Stamp - Clearly Besotted Tiny Type
Paper - Pebbles Peek a Boo You Boy
Embellishments - Little Things From Lucy’s Cards Droplets - Aqua Hearts
Alphabet Stickers - Hobbycraft

Tuesday, 17 August 2021

Happy Birthday

I do so love these Cocoa Vanilla flowers.



Supplies:
Stamp and Die - Waffle Flower Happy Birthday Sentiments and Matching Die
Flowers - Cocoa Vanilla These Days
Patterned Paper - vintage American Crafts

Friend

Yes, I stuck all those 3 and 4mm sequins on to the background. I used polka dot paper which made it much easier but it did take ages.



Supplies:
Die cut flowers - Cocoa Vanilla These Days
Die - Honey Bee Stamps Bitty Buzzwords
Patterned paper - vintage American Crafts
Glitter card - Paper Mill Direct

Thursday, 12 August 2021

Birthday Flowers

This Lawn Fawn die is definitely my current favourite…



Supplies:
Die - Lawn Fawn Giant Happy Birthday
Flowers - Cocoa Vanilla These Days
Embellishments - Little Things From Lucy’s Cards Crystal Collection Fire Crystal, Jewels Chunky Rainbow Sparkle
Card stock - Simon Says Stamp (grey), Paper Mill Direct (glitter)
Patterned Paper - vintage American Crafts

Friday, 30 July 2021

Bright Birthday Greetings!

My 9 year old created this card for her friend. She wanted something super sparkly and I think this fits the bill.


Supplies:
Die - Lawn Fawn Giant Happy Birthday to You
Sticker - Pebbles Live Life Happy
Embellishments - Little Things From Lucy’s Cards Sprinkles Hollow Stars, Itty Bitty Stars Shimmering Silver
Holographic Card - Paper Mill Direct

Floral Thanks

My last lot of thank you cards for school support staff. 




Supplies:
Die cut flowers - Paige Evans Wonder
Thanks Die - Hero Arts Thanks
Embellishments- Little Things From Lucy’s Cards various
Notecards - Hero Arts

Thanks

 Another batch of teacher thank you cards ready - variations on this theme…




Supplies
Die - Honey Bee Stamps Bitty Buzzwords
Die cut flowers - Cocoa Vanilla Happiness
Embellishments - Little Things From Lucy’s Cards Ice Crystal Sequins, Pearls Chunky Soft Snowball
Notecard - Hero Arts
Glitter card - Paper Mill Direct
Other - Gansai Tambi watercolours, vellum

Teacher Thank You Cards

I don’t like making the exact same card twice, but these are all slightly different so that’s okay. They were super easy to make thanks to these beautiful Pebbles stickers. Notice the four different shades of pink card stock? Using up my stash. Always satisfying.





Supplies
Dies - Honey Bee Stamps Bitty Buzzwords, tag Lawn Fawn
Stickers - Pebbles Lovely Moments
Embellishments - Little Things From Lucy’s Cards Jewels Rainbow Sparkle and Chunky Rainbow Sparkle
Glitter card - Paper Mill Direct
Other - vellum, ribbon, Gansai Tambi watercolours (for ink splattering)

Rainbow Thanks

My sweet 4 year old has made cards for her preschool teachers this morning. She really enjoyed building and gluing her rainbows and choosing and sticking on all the embellishments.



Supplies:
Die - Waffleflower Outlined Rainbow
Stamp - Clearly Besotted Simple Script
Embellishments - Little Things From Lucy’s Cards Jewels Rainbow Sparkle, Sprinkles Hollow Stars, Sprinkles Happy Birthday
Stickers - Pebbles Live Life Happy

Big Bears

I love this Hero Arts bear and made two versions of the same card.





Supplies:
Stamps and die - Hero Arts Fuzzy Winter Animals, Birthday Messages and Congrats & Happy Stamp and Cut
Embellishments - Little Things From Lucy’s Cards Jewels Rainbow Sparkle, Sprinkles Twinkle Twinkle
Watercolours - Gansai Tambi

Hugs!

Hugs.




Supplies:
Die cut shape - Pebbles Live Life Happy
Dies - Honey Bee Stamps Bitty Buzzwords
Papers - vintage

Unicorn Love

A pair of super simple watercoloured cards using adorable Hero Arts stamps.




Supplies
Stamps - Hero Arts Dragons and Unicorns, Birthday Wishes
Embellishments - Little Things From Lucy’s Cards Mesmerising Shaker Selection, Canary Sequin Mix, Sprinkles Unicorn Crush
Glitter Card- Paper Mill Direct
Watercolours - Gansai Tambi

Hello Flamingo!

It’s shaker time!!



Supplies:
Dies - Honey Bee Stamps Bitty Buzzwords
Stickers - Pebbles Live Life Happy
Embellishments - Little Things From Lucy’s Cards Sprinkles Unicorn Crush
Paper - vintage American Crafts
Glitter card - Paper Mill Direct

Tuesday, 8 June 2021

Engagement Deer

I love Hero Arts stamps so much. And it felt so wonderful to get my watercolours out again this morning!



Supplies:
Stamps and dies - Hero Arts Love You Deerly and Congrats Happy Stamp and Cut
Embellishments - Little Things From Lucy’s Cards Pearls Chunky Soft Ivory
Watercolours - Kuretake Gansai Tambi

It's Twins

My lovely friend just had twin boys.


Supplies:
Stamps and dies - Hero Arts Fuzzy Winter Animals, Clearly Besotted - Simple Script
Paper - Pebbles Peek a Boo You Boy
Glitter card - Paper Mill Direct
Embellishments - Little Things From Lucy’s Cards Itty Bitty Stars Matt Gold and Jewels Gold