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 my 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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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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Acetate tags | Words&Paintery | Fabrika Decoru

What better way to say HI to mid-December than with an awesome challenge? December Words&Paintery colour board is so much fun! I have made acetate tags this time. Hope you like them.   I have also entered these tags into the December mood board at Fabrika Decoru: I think the tags are perfect for that mood board.

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Cold November rain… | Words&Paintery

Mid-November brings new challenge at Words & Paintery – this time we have a quote from Guns’N Roses ‘November Rain’ and some pastel pinks. I straight away came with the idea of a very understated art journal page. To build up the background textures, I layered newspaper strips and painted over with white gesso. I added geometrical stencil…

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Gift bag | Words & Paintery

It’s mid-September, which means that it’s time for a new mixed media challenge from Words & Paintery – make sure you visit the blog and take part for a chance to win some amazing prizes! The colours were a bit of a struggle for me and I couldn’t think of the best way of using them… but…

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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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Every sea shell has a story | Words&Paintery

I can finally proudly share with you my first ever layout made for the Words&Paintery DT. Yay! Since the team is full of super-talented ladies, I was stressing over making sure that Marie (founder of the blog) doesn’t regret her choice. Hopefully, I proved myself worthy. The theme for this month’s challenge is below: Make…

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Exciting announcement!

Today, I have achieved one of my crafting bucket list goals – I have been invited to join the Words & Paintery Creative Team 2016/17. Yay! Here is the OFFICIAL ANNOUNCEMENT.

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