‘Thank you’ card

It’s almost the end of the month which means some challenges are coming to the end but some are only just starting. Today, I wanted to share wit you a Thank You card that I have made for both of the above: My DT input into the ScrapAfrica sketch challenge Scrap The Girls October mood board…

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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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Friendship

It’s almost end of September and the weather is still pretty summery. Looking out of the window is like looking at the colours in the September mood board of the Blue Fern Studios challenge – maybe not the seaside but the warmth and sunshine, the feeling of peacefulness and calm. I simply had to use them in…

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Dream | Creative gym #20

I have finally decided that I’m going to be brave and try tackling the most taxing – for me – challenge of them all… the Mixed Media Place Creative Gym. Every month, I visit the page, look at the challenge and… move on. This months exercise #20 is about dreams – what better subject could I ask…

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STAR | Picture This! / Studio 75

Welcome to the second September Picture This! challenge – this time we are focusing our creations around the ‘star’ theme; whether it’s the shape, the word… set your imagination free. I did and the first thing that came to me was the question: ‘Who is the real, understated but yet charismatic and so extremely talented; a…

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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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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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Man in my life | ARTastic / Picture This!

Hello! It’s time for the Picture This challenge. This time, we would like you to show us the male in your life – your son, husband, father, best friend. It is also my submission for the ARTastic September challenge – TRIBUTE TO DAD – how serendipitous! I decided to use an old photo of my father. He…

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Happy memories | Berry71bleu

Have you seen the August mood board on the Berry71bleu blog? It’s called ‘Summer Hideaway’ and is full of greens and browns. I don’t really operate in those colours but thought that, end of the day, the purpose of the challenge is to challenge you out of your comfort zone and make you venture into the new.…

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