Tag: Sakura Pens

Burst Into Bloom #299

Woodware Ribbon Tree #279

Woodware Ribbon Tree Peel-off

I had a lovely day on Saturday demonstrating Christmas card ideas in the shop and I will be sharing the cards I made over the next few days with you.

My first card features the Ribbon Tree Peel-off sticker.  This lovely Woodware sticker is a nice easy design to colour.  I’ve coloured it with a mix of Sakura gel pens – some sparkly, some not. (more…)

Tree in Brown and Blue #255

Woodware Bubble Bloom Festive Tree

Back again with the Woodware Bubble Bloom Festive Tree stamp.  As you read this the doors will just be opening on the Sincerely Yours show at Thetford and I will be sat at my demo table raring to show you all these lovely stamps and samples!  I do love to demonstrate at shows, everyone is always so keen to learn! (more…)

Snowflake Tree #253

Woodware Bubble Bloom Festive Tree

This is the second Woodware Stamp I’ve been playing with this week.  This one is Bubble Bloom Festive Tree.  If you saw what I did earlier in the year with the Bubble Bloom stamp, the same techniques can be applied with this tree stamp too (click on the Woodware category to see my previous posts). (more…)

Sunday Sketch Challenge #218

aug1I haven’t done a sketch challenge for ages!  They are always good fun.  If you haven’t done one before – you get a sketch of a design layout and you use that design to create your card.my sketch

This was the sketch of the design layout we had to use. (more…)

Creative Butterflies #201

July15I’m obviously drawn towards the pinks yellows and orange colours at the moment!  Today’s creation is a quick make.

I’ve started with a piece of white cardstock and applied colour directly with Cat’s Eye inkpads in a range of reds, yellows and pinks to give a random stripey effect.

Next I’ve stamped the butterflies from the Chocolate Baroque Butterfly Flourish Swirls set and then added the wording from Chocolate Baroque Artistic Affirmations set. (more…)

Wild Meadow Display #188

A trip through the archivImage10es this evening.  My crafting plans for today went a little awry, so I’ve found an old favourite to share with you.  I used to make quite a few variations for this card design when I sold my cards in a few places – it was always  a fun one to create and very popular too. (more…)