Air Balloons | The Studio 101

It’s time for the second October challenge at The Studio Challenges blog. This time we have a Tic Tac Toe for you – you choose one of the lines and make a page using the elements in your chosen boxes. I chose the middle horizontal line: paint, thread and punches. I decided to use papers from Marion…

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This Is Our Story | The Studio 101

9th of October brings us The Studio 101 sketch challenge – make sure you follow the link for more inspiration from the rest of our DT and take part in all the fun! And as usual, I had to put my own twist on it. Instead of the vertical paper banner going across the page, I stencilled…

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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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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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Creative Recipe Layout

Here we are, it’s mid-June challenge time The Studio Challenges blog. This time it’s a creative recipe one. Ive never done one before and I really enjoyed it. The aim was to use as many of the ingredients as possible in one layout. Here they are: Sewing ✓ (black thread, machine sewn) Lace ✓ (strip of white…

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Always together | The Studio Challenges

Welcome to the first of the three (?) challenges that The Studio 101 has in store for June. It is based on the below sketch. For some reason, I always seem to struggle with sketches as they are somewhat limiting as to what you can do. Sometimes, I look at my finished page and think…

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Glittery flowers | The Studio Challenges

The May mood board challenge on The Studio Challenges blog is on and …have you seen all the summery colours and… Oh The GLITTER!!! It was the glitter that caught my eye. So I kept thinking…how do I use gold glitter and A LOT of it?!? and then it hit me – a flower stencil, gel medium…

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