Altenew Educator Certification Program (AECP) -Magical Marker Techniques

Alcohol Markers....well....yeah. I'm in no way an ARTIST especially with markers and/or crayons. I can't draw, sketch or colour to save my life! I can do some really basic things with these mediums, so I was nervous when i started Altenew's Magical Marker Techniques class. But It's part of the level 2 for the Altenew Educator Certification Program… Continue reading Altenew Educator Certification Program (AECP) -Magical Marker Techniques

A Simple Sympathy Card

We recently lost a family member in another country , who left behind a wife and 2 kids. I wanted to make sure that they knew love was being sent from across the miles, even though we couldn't physically be there. I was inspired by Altenew's With a Twist Class. The class taught me about… Continue reading A Simple Sympathy Card

Altenew Educator Certification Program (AECP) – Level 1 Final Project (Part 2): HIS Cards

I've finally competed the level 1 courses of the Altenew Educator Certification Program and have now moved onto the Final Challenge of Level 1. This by no means is a simple challenge but it was very useful as it helped to push me a bit more with my card making. I've made sets of cards… Continue reading Altenew Educator Certification Program (AECP) – Level 1 Final Project (Part 2): HIS Cards

Altenew Educator Certification Program (AECP) – Level 1 Final Project Part 1: Her Cards

I've finally competed the level 1 courses of the Altenew Educator Certification Program and have now moved onto the Final Challenge of Level 1. This by no means is a simple challenge but it was very useful as it helped to push me a bit more with my card making. I've made sets of cards… Continue reading Altenew Educator Certification Program (AECP) – Level 1 Final Project Part 1: Her Cards

AAA Card Clean and Simple Challenge #143 – Corner + Optional Flower Twist

I've opted to enter the AAA Card Challenge #143 with the theme below: Corner with Optional Flower Twist. This is my entry using a beautiful floral stamp and heat embossing to enhance the details: Featuring: - Simon Says Stamp's 'Tilted Banner Sayings' stamp set - Simon Says Stamp's 'Spring Flower Burst' stamp set - Brutus… Continue reading AAA Card Clean and Simple Challenge #143 – Corner + Optional Flower Twist

Thinking of you…

Working on a few 'Thinking of You' cards. I LOVE the Miss Ink's 'Magnolia Sympathy' Stamp set.. I love the shape of the flowers. I've been using the single blossoms on envelopes and have bern dying to use the full stem... So I finally did on the first card below. I felt the Magnolia looked… Continue reading Thinking of you…

Allsorts Challenge (509) & Watercooler Wednesday Challenge (WWC211)

Allsorts Challenge : Week 509 - Seasons - what's your favourite ? Watercolor Wednesday Challenge : WWC211 - Kath's Feminine "Anything Goes" Challenge My submission: Spring /Summer Featuring : Concord and 9th's "Hello Lovely" stamp set. (10135)Simon Says Stamp Dye Inks

CAS(E) Card Challenge #312 (cts#312)

Another Card Challenge! CAS(E) Card Sketch Challenge #312: Below is my submission: My card features: 1. Carta Bella Spring Market 6x6 Paper Pad (cbsm80023) 2. Simon Says Stamp "Moments of Grace" stamp set (sss101951) 3. Ranger's Distress Oxide ink 4. We R Memory Keepers' Precision Stencil (stripes) 5. Recollections "Gold" Embossing powder