Love Is….

It’s February, and once again our thoughts turn to love, romance, and all things generally smooshy!! Yes, Valentine’s day is fast approaching and I have some ideas for you using the versatile Brush Hearts set of polymer stamps from Skull and Cross Buns. This first…

Love, Love, Love – Vera Lane Studio

I hope that those of you in a romantic relationship were treated to something lovely for Valentine’s Day. As my ‘All Your Need Is Love’ ATC swap is ongoing throughout the whole of February, I have some mid-month inspiration for those of you who may still…

All You Need Is Love – ATC Swap at Vera Lane Studio

Here we are in February and it is time for another ATC Swap in the Vera Lane Studio Facebook group. This time I am hosting, and as February is the month for St Valentine’s Day, I have chosen ‘Love’ as my theme for the swap.…

Visible Image Stamps – Have I Told You Lately?

I was so excited to receive this stamp and knew right away what I wanted to do with it. The words themselves and the font made me instantly think of a hand written note to surprise your loved one. So this was my inspiration for the set…

What’s In A Book? – Smeared And Smudged June Member Blog Hop

It’s time for another round of inky antics with the June Member Blog Hop over at the Smeared and Smudged Forum, and if you are following the blog roll you will have arrived here from Erin’s blog. This month we are all altering found objects,…

From Paris With Love

For this card I have used a romantic Wild Rose Studio image and plenty of sparkle! I stamped the image with black Memento ink then coloured it with my Spectrum Noir pens: EB2, 6, 7, TN1, GB10, DR3, Blender I covered my card blank with…

Be My Valentine

I’ve already showcased several Valentine’s cards here this year, but this card is THE card that I made and sent: I kept to a simple colour scheme of red, white and black. The backing paper has a lovely script design overlayed with a funky red…

Love Concertina Card

This stunning concertina card is really easy to make and suitable for a wedding, anniversary or Valentines Day.   The delicate lattice is cut with a Cheery Lynn die – I cut three from black card. I took a sheet of A3 white pearl card…

With Love

I couldn’t wait to try out these beautiful new Cheery Lynn dies, and so I decided to team them with a pretty Marion Smith Designs backing paper. The backing paper is from the Tea Party range and features a quote from Alice in Wonderland and…

Love Letters

With Valentine’s Day less than two weeks away, all the card making challenges seem to have a romantic theme going on. Just Us Girls have provided this lovely sketch for their challenge this week: I decided to get my embossing folders out and create this…