Room With A View

Well, maybe not a room, but definitely a window with a view.This elegant card has a Marianne die cut window ‘looking out’ onto a pretty Wild Rose Studio stamp. I layered the window onto some matching cream card, a floral print and some raspberry card.…

In The Pink….

I’m not really a girly type of girl, so I don’t often use pink in my cardmaking. However this pretty Snoejses design from Marianne called for a pink card! I used pale pink and white Centura pearl card for the backing, then die cut the…

White On White

The Marianne Design Blog’s current challenge is to make a card using only one colour. This ┬ácard is made from a beautiful pearlescent card, die cut with some of Marianne’s pretty lacy dies. I used LR0279 for the main oval layers, and one of the…

Ice Skating Daisy Card

I’ve always loved the Don and Daisy range of stamps from Marianne Designs, and this one featuring Daisy skating is one of my favourites. I used my Spectrum Noir pens to colour her in, using shades of Hyacinth blue and Ice blue to co-ordinate with…

Marianne Angel Card

I love the combination of blues and neutral shades in this card. I used Papermania kraft card, three shades of blue 12×12 Kaisercard, some Dovecraft glittered star printed paper and some foreign language book pages. The challenge at Marianne’s Design Divas is to use ribbon…

Simple yet Elegant Christmas Cards Part 1

This is the first of a few posts featuring simple yet elegant Christmas cards I’ve made. Sometimes, less is more, and not everybody wants an over-fussy card. This card, in black, white and red, has a classic embossed background using an embossing folder. I used…

Off To See The World…

No, I’m not about to take a year out to go travelling (although that would be lovely!) I have, however made this travel inspired card to enter the Spectrum Noir Challenge this month. I love this stamp by Kenny K, and coloured it using the…