Country View Challenges – Hand Stamped

It’s time for a new challenge theme over at Country View Challenges, and this month we want to see hand stamping on your projects. I have made a pretty card using watercolour backgrounds with stamped detail, topped with heat embossed vellum butterflies. I used Brusho…

The Written Word – Country View Challenges

Hello! This month it is my turn to pick the challenge theme and I have chosen ‘The Written Word’. I love seeing text in artwork, whether it be printed papers, stencilled or stamped words, or hand written journalling. Text draws the eye in and can…

Pimp It Up! with Country View Challenges

It’s time for a new challenge over on the Country View Challenges blog and the theme this month is Pimp It Up, or in other words – reuse or alter something. I took a cheap and cheerful door hanger from Ikea and turned it into…

She Believed She Could

It’s time for my second project following the Postcard theme at Country View Challenges. My background is a scrap paper that I cleaned my brayer on while printing. I just loved the bright colours – so glad I decided to keep it!! I used a…

Art Is Life

The wonderful people at Aall and Create have just begun the International Tournament of Art and Craft and Challenge 1’s theme is Europe. I created a mixed media canvas board incorporating all of the prompts!! Of all the continents, I feel Europe has the richest history of…

ARTifacts: A Seth Apter Collaborative Project

I somehow missed out on joining Seth Apter’s #ARTifacts project in January….too busy worrying about the chaos that February was about to bring I think! But, better late than never…..so here I am with February’s offering. Most of my journalling this year is on loose pages…

Continuing my Art Journal Adventure

I’m still pretty much on target with my Joggles Art Journal Adventure weekly prompts….only a few days behind now, after a hectic few weeks and a short holiday!! Last week’s prompt was to use text in our first layer and I thought it was the…