Advent countdowm · Card · Christmas

Inspire.Create. Share Colour challenge

This week I am joining back in with the Inspire Create Share Blog with some colour inspiration for you. I have used a range of colouring techniques on this card, from Stampin Write Markers (have you seen the new improved versions>) to ink pad and blender pen and of course a blending brush too. Can… Continue reading Inspire.Create. Share Colour challenge

Advent countdowm · Christmas · Fancy fold card · Fun Fold · Quick and Easy

Weekly Round Up

Quick round up of the previous weeks projects – from quick and simple cards to paper tree decorations and of course my weekly fun fold. The quick cards show three different variations with the same stamp set – adding extra layers and stamping to give additional dimension – and of course you could add extra… Continue reading Weekly Round Up

3d · Advent countdowm · Avid Crafter · Fancy fold card

Poinsettia Place: Mini Gold Hoop Wreath

Playing with Poinsettia Place again today – and this time the focus is on just the dies and the DSP. My original sample used the stamps too to stamp the petals before die cutting – but I think I prefer the one i made in my video with the die cut and embossed petals. Which… Continue reading Poinsettia Place: Mini Gold Hoop Wreath

3d · Advent countdowm · origami

Poinsettia Petals – Fold Flat Tree Decoration

So it’s a while since I made some of these – but I still love how they turn out and how different they look in different papers….I have an idea for another version too! The other great thing about these is that they are a great activity to do with kids – I used to… Continue reading Poinsettia Petals – Fold Flat Tree Decoration

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Advent Countdown Week 5 Paper Star

So another week closer to Christmas…how are your preparations going?  My kitchen continues to progress – albeit slowly – we are now in week 3 of a scheduled 2 weeks!  However although it is slow, the quality of work does seem to be  good with some great attention to detail in the finishing – so… Continue reading Advent Countdown Week 5 Paper Star