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 […]

Spritz and Spray

Spritz and Spray

Spritz and Spray says Simon for the SimonSaysStamp.com Monday Challenge, so I did. Wanting the theme to be prominent on the card, I used my spray in a way I hadn’t before in cardmaking. As I made do Without Patterned Paper, I’m also entering this for Challenge Up Your Life. To start off with, I […]

Blooms

Blooms

The sun is out and I can actually feel it warming my face. It makes me feel that spring is possible and todays card reflects that feeling. I am entering it on the Addicted to CAS challenge, code word BLOOM (click the logo to be linked to there). I got out a lovely flower embossing […]