Sweater Love

Sweater Love

Wool, wool, wool to keep you warm this winter! Gotta love those winter sweaters… This card design came together using the sketch from Newton’s Nook’s Inky Paws Challenge. I coloured my fox with Zig Markers, added some glaze pen, glitter pen and glossy accents on the hat and the sweater. Going with the woolly sweater […]

Winter Owl

Winter Owl

l’ve been busy making coffee themed winter cards as it is that time of year again: The Winter Coffee Lovers Bloghop is on! And this is my first card: With enough coffee, even winter is managable. The owl in its scarf and the sparkly icy blue make this winter. I didsome no line colouring on […]

Happy Polka Dot Smile

Happy Polka Dot Smile

Here is a quick CAS card, with a smiley on happy polka dots. I first stamped the smiley in ombre ink from Hero Arts and then clear heat embossed it. I had to act quickly, as the dye ink dries quite quickly. After some searching, I managed to find a stitched circle die which exactly […]

Christmas Ornament

Christmas Ornament

This clean and simple card is for the Addicted to CAS Challenge with the code word Ombre. To start with, I dry embossed the Peace on Earth sentiment with a Sizzix embossing folder. Now enter the ombre look: Here I ink blended distress inks, going from peacock feathers to blue print sketch and finally a […]

Color Throwdown

Color Throwdown

This is the first time I’m taking part in the color throwdown challenge. On first sight these seemed like autumn colours to me. It took me quite while to figure out, how to get them into a Christmas card design. But I got there in the end. I decided to have white and grey as […]

Coffee Tag Card

Coffee Tag Card

Yesterday I stumbled upon the Tag You’re It challenge blog and took a liking to it. I alway enjoy looking at tags on Pinterest and have devoted a board to it there. Of course, for me it has to end up on a card and it took me a while to figure out how to […]

Hello Spring!

Hello Spring!

This card is me looking forward to spring – blue skies, butterflies and blossoms. I played around with acrylic paint and ink, stencilling gesso through a self-made stencil as I went, then adding more paint and so forth. I had lots of fun! The stencil I created by putting a sheet of acetate (left over […]