My Secret Garden – AuroraWings Challenge

This fortnight, our challenge theme at AuroraWings Challenge Blog is ‘My Secret Garden‘. There are plenty of images in the shop that would work for this theme, I chose to use one of the darker ones – Dark Princess. You can find the link below.…

Lady of the Forest

I have another beautiful digistamp from AuroraWings featured on my card for today. This is ‘Lady of the Forest – Elf Queen in Beautiful Dress‘, and I thought she was the perfect representation of ‘Earth’ for the AuroraWings Facebook Challenge. I coloured her with Copics…

The Sea Is Calling Me…

I’ve had this beautiful yet challenging image for a while now and finally plucked up the courage to tackle colouring it in! This is Mermaid with Pearls in Kelp and she is available in the Aurora Wings shop here. I coloured the image with Copics and…

Ooh La La! – Couture Card

Graphic45 always amaze me with each of their new collections – the colours and images are so irresistable. This card uses some of the papers from the Couture Collection. I chose the gorgeous peacock backing paper for the background of my card. I cut the…

Christmas Gifts – Sadie

Every year I make gifts for the three lovely ladies that I work with. Sometimes they are all different, sometimes they are all the same. This year I have done three different things using the same basic items – hopefully tailored to each recipients personal…

Christmas Post

Having been without my blog for a couple of days last week, I’m running late with my entry for this week’s Handmade Harbour challenge. Fortunately, as with a few other blogs, the theme is ‘Christmas’, so I’m entering this card into the ‘Let It Snow’…

The Tallest Bloom in the World!

Whenever we holiday in Cornwall we always make a visit to the Eden Project as there’s always something new to discover there. This year we were lucky enough to see the giant Titan Arum in flower. At almost six feet tall it was quite a…

Trick or Treat!

I decided on a break from all the festivities of Christmas cardmaking, and turned my attention to Halloween. Every year Graphic 45 outdo themselves and release a gorgeous collection of papers to celebrate the season of the witch. This year is no exception, and their…

There’s no Place Like Home

My favourite products of the moment are these gorgeous papers and stamps from Graphic 45. They are so beautiful and versatile. I used multiple layers to add dimension, and coloured the stamped images with my ProMarkers. As always, a bit of sparkle in the poppies…

Oh, Scrappy Day!

Well, it’s Friday at last and that means it’s time to do something creative. I picked up some gorgeous Graphic45 papers on a shopping trip the other week and have been itching to do some scrapbook layouts. I photographed the beach board walk whilst on holiday near…