Beautiful Rainbow Bugs

Here is my second card for the ‘It’s a Bug’s Life‘ challenge at Country View challenges. I have used my Stampers Anonymous stamps again this time, but in a completely different way: I inked up a piece of white cardstock with different colour Distress Inks…

It’s a Bug’s Life – CAS Card

Can you believe it’s June already? It’s time for another challenge at Country View Challenges and the theme this month is ‘It’s a Bug’s Life‘. Show us your bugs and beetles, butterflies and moths, etc I have created a Clean and Simple card today using…

Crazy Genius/Black and White

It’s time for my second inspiration post for the Opposites challenge at Country View Challenges. This time I have created a positive/negative project using black and white card and embossing powder. This creates a striking image: Please pop over to the Country View Challenges blog…

Opposites: Past and Future

This month I am hosting the challenge at Country View Challenges and I chose the theme of Opposites: big and small, good and bad, yin and yang, night and day…..there are lots of ways to interpret this theme either on one project or as a…

Floral Easter Plaque

It’s time for my second project for the Spring/Easter challenge at Country View Challenges. This time I have made a pretty floral plaque: I began by taking a MDF plaque and gave it a coat of Chalky Finish paint in ‘Refreshing’. Once dry I added…

‘Spring’ at Country View Challenges

April is here and our new theme at Country View Challenges is Spring and Easter. I love Spring – the garden bursts into life, the days get longer and we all feel invigorated as the temperatures slowly start to rise! I have created a pretty…

Steampunk Patina Plaque

Tonight is my last project for the Artful Days blog. A steampunk mixed media plaque with a patina paint finish. Hop over to the Artful Days blog for more pictures and a walkthrough of how I created it. Artful Days Shop Artful Days on Facebook

‘Letters’ Mini Wall Hanging

Here is my second project for the Country View Challenges based on the Letters and/or Numbers theme. This time I made a mini wall hanging from a canvas board: I attached some Thickers chipboard alphabet stickers to a canvas board and painted with black gesso.…

Numbers and/or Letters -Country View Challenges

There’s a brand new challenge at Country View Challenges and the theme for March is Numbers and/or Letters. I have created a pretty CAS card: The background was created by blending Ripe Persimmon and Fossilised Amber Distress Oxide inks through a number stencil and adding…

Hochanda Sneak Peeks for Artful Days

Artful Days is coming to Hochanda on Monday March 4th 3pm!! I have been busy behind the scenes creating some sample projects using the amazing products that Jules will be demoing on the show…..here are a few sneak peeks to whet your appetite!! Hop over…