Card Making · Moving Along With The Times

Using Autumnal Colours

Hello,    Another challenge is starting over at Moving Along With The Times today, which is very appropriate for the time of year, “Autumn/Fall”. I decided to use colour to help give that “Autumn” feel – and I LOVE autumnal colours šŸ™‚ This challenge, as always, will run for two weeks and will finish on… Continue reading Using Autumnal Colours

Card Making

How to Create a Scene Around a Stamp

Hello!   Today, I have a very adorable card using one of my favourite stamps, which is from Purple Onion Designs. I love the illustrated style, especially, of the Stacy Yaccula range – I thought this beautiful stamp, “Jackson the Bear”, would be perfect for my cousin who is turning 5 in, as he calls it, “tep-tember”.… Continue reading How to Create a Scene Around a Stamp

Card Making · Moving Along With The Times

Using an Embossing Folder as a Background Stamp

Hello!   I am back today with a card for the beginning of a new Moving Along With The Times challenge – this fortnight we have a theme of “Graduation” chosen by Amy. GraduationĀ hasn’t been a occasion on my crafting radarĀ so I don’t have any specific dies/stamps to use. It was interesting seeing what I… Continue reading Using an Embossing Folder as a Background Stamp

Card Making · Moving Along With The Times

Quick and Easy Card + Tips for Using Watercolour

Hello,   Welcome to the beginning of another post for Moving Along With The Times – this fortnight, we haveĀ the theme “Fairies” chosen by Janice. When I was little, I used to believe that there were fairies in the garden and the stamp I’m going to be using today is one that my mum used… Continue reading Quick and Easy Card + Tips for Using Watercolour