Facebook Live Tutorials

I have finally conquered my fear of LIVE crafting and made a couple of LIVE Facebook appearances. There were a couple of obstacles on the way as… too weak a connection so the feed wouldn’t go live at all to start with; then I couldn’t figure out how to swap between selfie-view and crafting table…

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Pink Elegance | The Studio 101

Watercolours – one of the vital products I use in my layouts. I was so happy to see them as the main theme for the second September challenge on The Studio Challenges. For this page, I used more paint than usually: white, dirty pink and bright pink; I mixed and layered and sprinkled. So much fun!!! You…

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Rainy day | art journal

It’s been raining on and off all day today and I had a perfect photo for a rainy page. I didn’t want to make a dark and miserable layout though; I went for purple, pink and blue instead. To create the mood, I used pastel pink, lavender and blue mists from 13arts and ‘Lavender morning/Lawendowy…

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Mum | Words and Paintery

It was my first Mother’s Day without my mum this year and the first anniversary of her being gone is coming up at the end of June; I have found myself somehow absent-minded and distant recently. Even the creativity seems to have abandoned me…not much crafting has taken place over the last week or two.…

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fly away | Scrap Africa

It’s time for the June challenge on Scrap Africa blog – lovely, pastel green mood board. That also makes it time for my second art journal creation. I used TCW hexagon stencil to create the first layer of texture, then used Finnabair stencil and Snowflake paste to add dimension. Over that, I sprayed and sprinkled…

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