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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Grey & Pink | Niekartkowo

For most of us, Valentine’s Day brings to mind loads of red colour and love sentiments. For the February challenge at Niekartkowo, we have decided to steer clear of the traditional go towards the understated and maybe a bit grungy… grey and pink. I have used 7Dots papers, mists from Tattered Angels and Finnabair stencils.…

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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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Spread the Sparkle | Crafty Life Challenges

The Crafty Life Challenges November fun is in full swing – this time, we want you to SPREAD THE SPARKLE! Make sure you follow the link to see other DT members’ inspiration and enter yourself. As I have spent the better part of November making Christmas cards to send to my family and friends, it shouldn’t be…

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Red Christmas | Scrap Africa

Welcome to the December Scrap Africa challenge, where red is looking at you from every angle and makes you feel festive. Hopefully, it will also inspire you to create something pretty and enter it into our challenge. Here is the card that I have made. I hope you like it. Thank you for stoping by!

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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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