Smile – altered canvas | Artful Days Goodie Box

I am not a fan of scrapbooking kits because I find them somehow limiting – they give you papers and embellishments and stickers and everything. Not to be a whining crafter, but I find those kits limiting. But then I was approached by Artful Days Goodie Box and… I changed my mind… just a bit…

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Wonderful Life | ScrapAfrica

Dont you just love it that the theme you’re creating for is the exact theme that is in you head? I am dreaming of bright greens and sunshine yellows. I need the nature to come back to life and the world to become less grey. February’s colour board at Scrap Africa fits the mood perfectly. Sadly, it’s…

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Christmas Time | Studio75

It’s the time of the year when everyone starts going absolutely crazy about Christmas. For me, personally, it’s still a bit too early to start decorating and singing carols but… it’s never too early to start making Christmas cards; especially if you have about 30 to make. My cards tend to be bilingual since some…

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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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Summer | Picture This!

Have you visited the freshly re-opened Picture This! challenge blog yet? We have a mood board challenge going on – beautiful, bright colour combos. Here is my interpretation of the board: Make sure you visit the blog and take part!

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My first adventure with the Art Journal

After a long ‘Should I? Shouldn’t I?’, the purchase was finally made and arrived this morning at my door – an Art Journal. Me being the impatient creature I am, I decided to have a go at it straight away. Mists, stamps, stencils, texture paste and gesso with some ribbon, chipboard, watercolour tag and the…

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Greens & blues – tags v2 | ScrapAfrica

If you read my previous post, you will know that I didn’t really like the Greens & blues – tags v1 | ScrapAfrica I made for the April mood board challenge from Scrap Africa. After some time of battling with myself, I went back to the studio and too a fresh set of tags. This time it…

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Remember | Cold Weather | 7Dots Studio challenge

Today’s page is my entry into the December-January challenge at 7 Dots Studio; the challenge is called ‘Cold Weather’ and that is the only direction you are given here (apart from incorporating products from their range in you work, of course). As a base, I used Rising of the Sun paper from the Love Is In…

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