Rusty book cover

This month’s colour board at Words&Paintery was so tricky… I made 5 different projects and … every single one of them ended up in a bin! Yup, that’s right. I really struggled. But then I thought that maybe I should alter a book cover… and it was so much fun! Here is┬ámy tutorial: And here…

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Perfectly Imperfect | Words&Paintery

April is pink with Words&Paintery – the colour board is sweet and somehow romantic… and so is the motto ‘Perfectly Imperfect’… I jumped at the chance of creating in one of my favourite colour combos – pink and grey. For some reason I find this mix extremely effective and adding some white glitter only added…

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Blue | Words&Paintery

Mid March brings new challenge at Words&Paintery – shades of pastel blues and teals… Staying true to my New Year crafty resolution, I made an off-the-page project. I found an old wooden jewellery box lid and decided to alter it. Covered in layers of gesso, white crackle paint and texture paste I managed to cover…

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Chocolate box | Niekartkowo

March bring a LEAF challenge at Wyzwania Nie-Kartkowe (Non-Card Challenges). I really struggled with the idea to start with… I don’t have an patterned papers like that nor too many embellishments that could be used… but then in my crafty messiness, I found a stamp carved out of wood entirely – a leaf stamp. That…

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Love True ATCs | Mixed Media Warriors

It’s always quite exciting sharing my first projects for a new DT. This time I have for you a set of ATCs inspired by a Spring Mood Board at Mixed Media Warriors. I was inspired mostly by the middle bottom picture of the fuel-like shimmering liquid; I used Finnabair rub-on foils to achieve that effect…

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Photo Frame | Words&Paintery

This month’s W&P colour board made me doubt my abilities… The colours did not speak to me at all. It was bad to the point where, after 6 projects ended up in the bin, I send a message to the Lady Boss admitting defeat and begging forgiveness… But then I thought, ‘I could make a…

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