Wild Garden – mini canvas

I love playing with Brusho powders as you can never 100% predict the final result. Today, I decided to go one step further in my play and use them on a waxed background (it created beautiful colourful droplets!!!) and mixed with the Brusho Thickener (it became a see-through glaze which I run through a stencil).…

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You are amazing | mini-canvas

I have been invited as a guest designer to play with metal and fabric embellishments from Xanderous Craft Stash and this is my second project for them – a small canvas on a deep frame. To create the background I used Brusho powders but to create the spotty design I drew all over the canvas…

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Art journal with Brusho

I am not a painter … not even an abstract one. But I like to play with colour and Brusho powders are perfect for experimenting. I you like unexpected results, Brusho powders from Colourcraft are exactly what you need. The pigments react with water and dissolve creating beautiful shades and tones. See for yourself… Here…

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Canvas tags with Brusho | Colourcraft

Colourcraft is a UK based manufacturer of a variety of crafting products but I think they are most known for Brusho powders – the little pots of pigment magic. I wanted to see how they would react with untreated canvas so I dug up a set of mini canvas tags that I got from Canvas…

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Cool Attic | Fabrika Decoru

Making the best of my time off work, I have been looking through numerous crafting blogs searching for inspiration. When I saw the ‘Cool Attic’ mood board on the Fabrika Decoru blog, I knew it was my job for today. I loved the colours and compositions as well as the circle elements reappearing throughout the board. Here…

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Smile | Scrap Africa

Today I wanted to share a page I made for the DT at Scrap Africa – this month’s challenge is based on this sketch. I decided to go through my stash of HipKitClub kits from last year and the November/Christmas kit was one that attracted my attention – mainly because I haven’t even opened it. It…

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Hero | The Studio Challenges

Today, I want to share with you page I made as a DT member for The Studio Challenges blog. The new challenge has a HERO theme so as long as you focus your work around a hero of yours, you’re in. I decided to give a little twist and focused on a group of people rather than…

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Ice skating | Scrap Africa

I was so busy and unwell over the last couple of weeks that I didn’t get a chance to post the page I made as a Scrap Africa DT member for their January sketch challenge I made the background using Snowflake texture paste and doily stencil; numerous 13arts blue mists and blue Brusho powders. I…

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Set of Christmassy-ish cards

I’ve been trying to catch up on my snail-mail this week and, as apologies for the long wait most of my penpals had to endure, I decided to make each of them a kind-of-Christmassy card (yes, I did write 3 letters today as well as made the cards – it was quite a task but…

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Challenge No35 | 13arts

I love autumn. It’s full of beautiful colours, textures and sounds. I am lucky enough to live by a beautiful park with a lake so I get to witness the seasonal changes in nature every single day. This month’s challenge on 13arts blog is about the autumn and its warm brown colours. As much as…

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