Moments | Berry71bleu

This spring page is created for The Studio Challenges flower challenge running on their blog this month. The colours used are inspired by the current March mood board at Berry71bleu. I like the colours and the motto; it made me think of the small, unexpected moments that make us happy. Spring is so full of them…walks in the…

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Love this | Hip Kit Club

I was going through my stash of nicely packed and labelled kits from Hip Kit Club and the October colours caught my eye. I cut out some twigs and branches on my Silhouette to use as embellishments and dimension creators. While the machine was cutting, I used gouache paints to make the splashy background. I…

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Circus | Scrap Africa mood board

Working on my DT page for this month’s mood board at Scrap Africa made me want to give up for the first time since I started working with this awesome group of ladies. So frustrating!!! The colours and the theme were not speaking to me at all. When I finally had an idea, it just wasn’t working.…

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Bridge to… | The Studio Challenges

For the new challenge at The Studio Challenges blog the DT have been asked to create a layout with a landscape – no people allowed. I decided to go for a photo of a bridge leading to…where? The reason for this choice is that last year made me realise how little we know of what lies ahead……

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Spring fun | JOT Mag mood board

Today’s page is inspired by the JOT MAG March mood board – I really liked the colours and the fun feel about it. I have used card from 7Dots as a base and sprinkled shades of pink, blue and white gouache paint creating a frame for the photo. On my silhouette, I cut some irregular circle shapes,…

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Uni Friends | Scrap Africa sketch

Todays page is based on the below sketch which is the newest challenge on the Scrap Africa blog. I decided to go for the industrial, dark and dirty feel of black and white stripes covered in layers of black and white gesso, and dirty pink/black paint. The gears are covered in black sparkly embossing powder so…

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