Happy memories | Berry71bleu

Have you seen the August mood board on the Berry71bleu blog? It’s called ‘Summer Hideaway’ and is full of greens and browns. I don’t really operate in those colours but thought that, end of the day, the purpose of the challenge is to challenge you out of your comfort zone and make you venture into the new.…

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set of 3 tags | C86 FabScraps

Today, I want to share with you a set of 3 tags I made using C86 Mother Earth collect from FabScraps. If you’d like to see the full product list and a step by step tutorial, make sure you visit their blog. Here are some close-ups of the tags.

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Pastel wedding | The Studio Challenges

It’s that time again – new mood board at The Studio Challenges is live; beautiful pastel pinks and a touch of teal. Isn’t it beautiful? Most of my creations have been rather masculine and dark recently so seeing this bright pastel mood board was just perfect for me. I whipped out my pink mists and colourful flowers…

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Teal tassel | Kraft+ / Creative Artiste

I have been looking through a number of challenge blogs today to find challenges that I could work on over the next couple of weeks, since I have acquired 2weeks off work. YAY! One that captured my attention was the Kraft+ August challenge where you have to use a tassel in your work and the base for…

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Beach time | Words&Paintery

Have you seen the August colour board at Words & Paintery??? It’s a rather unexpected combo of red, brown and purple. I liked the idea of those bright colours against a cold grey background and here’s the result. Some close-ups. Make sure you visit Words & Paintery and take part in the challenge. Thank you for stopping by.

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Pianist | Picture This!

Welcome to the second August challenge at Picture This! challenge blog. This time we are asking you to use the imperfect photo in your layout. We all tend to use the ‘show-off’ pics on your pages but what happened when the photo you took is nowhere near perfect – blurry, too dark or the head…

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Retro cafe | The Studio challenges

Hello again! It’s time for August’s second challenge on The Studio challenges blog. This time we are working to the below sketch: I really enjoyed this challenge as I don’t usually mix/combine papers for my background. It was pretty hard to find two coordinating designs. I have pretty big stash of all things mixed-media but…

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Forever blessed | FabScraps

The best thing about being on the FabScraps DT (apart from being on an international team of very talented and supportive ladies) is getting to work with beautiful, good quality products. The page I want to share with you today is made using C85 Shabby Rose collection. I used a photo of my parents’ wedding…

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Summer evening | Scrap Africa

Welcome to the August Scrap Africa mood board! I loved the summer evening colours. The richness of purple and teal; the romantic feel of the watercolour flowers; the memories of walks in the fields with my cousins when I was a teenager. I wanted to put all those memories into my page. Layers of stencilling,…

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