Quick and Easy Gel Printed Postcards

This week I am sharing a fun gel printing tutorial on my YouTube channel. You can watch the video here: https://youtu.be/W8gO7JE8M0E You can download the template here: Thanks so much for stopping by today!!

The Eyes Have It – Country View Crafts

Another month, another challenge, and for March our theme is ‘The Eyes Have It’. I have created a card using one of my favourite colour combinations – turquoise and brown: I stamped the text stamp randomly over a piece of kraft card using sepia ink.…

Gel Print Russian Dolls

This week I am sharing a video tutorial for creating these pretty Russian Dolls on my You Tube channel . You can watch the video here: https://youtu.be/jMKcJDjSoGc You can download the template here:

Be Authentic – Country View Challenges

I’m back again with another project for my Splatters, Splashes and Drips challenge at Country View Challenges. This time I’ve gone vintage and grungy with an inky sprayed background: I used some Distress Oxide sprays to create my background, splashing with water to create a…

Splatters, Splashes and Drips for Country View Challenges

It’s time for a new challenge at Country View Challenges and this month it’s my turn to host. I have chosen the theme of Splatters, Splashes and Drips and look forward to seeing how you interpret it. You can use inks, paints and sprays to…

‘True Love’ with Country View Challenges

Here is my second project for the Country View Challenges blog this month. Another slightly different take on the theme of love. This time I used one of the fabulous Lynne Perrella stamps from PaperArtsy along with a sentiment from The Ink Road stamps. Once…

‘Looking For Love’ with Country View Challenges

Let me begin by wishing you all a very Happy New Year. It’s time for a new challenge at Country View Challenges and the theme for January is ‘Love’. I have created a fun card using a gel print and some stamps: My gel print…

Starry Christmas

I can’t believe that we are in December already. That means that we have a new challenge at Country View Challenges, and the theme this month is ‘Stars’. I have created a pretty contemporary Christmas card: I blended Distress Oxide inks to create the background,…

Autumn Fairy

It’s time for my second project for the Hand Stamped challenge at Country View Challenges. This time I have used some beautiful stamps from Lavinia Stamps and Hobby Art to create an autumnal card. My background was created using Brushos on my Gelli Plate. Once…

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…