Category: Oval All

Sandwich Box

Sandwich Box

This week's Online Class at Crafters Anonymous was to make a Sandwich Box. Tia designed this cute little box which could be filled with any goodies for a birthday or Christmas gift. I used Regal Rose textured card stock and Cheerful Treat DSP to make mine. The sentiment is from Oval All and has been … Continue reading Sandwich Box

Mixed Bunch Embossed Plum

Mixed Bunch Embossed Plum

For this DTGD challenge, I have used heat embossing, emboss resist and dry embossing. I had a piece left over from a previous emboss resist. I sponged Perfect Plum over the entire piece and wiped off the excess ink with paper towel. This piece was then embossed with the Vintage Wallpaper EF, wrapped a few … Continue reading Mixed Bunch Embossed Plum

From the Garden Blender Pen Watercolouring

As I mentioned in an earlier post, I have been trying out water colouring with Blender Pens. This time I tried Very Vanilla card stock and an old favourite retired stamp, From the Garden. I used Wild Wasabi and Certainly Celery for the leaves, and Melon Mambo, Pink Pirouette and Pumpkin Pie for the flower. … Continue reading From the Garden Blender Pen Watercolouring

In Stitches

No, not in stitches with laughter, but one of my new stamp acquisitions. This is a Jumbo Wheel which I have taken apart to use as a standard stamp. It has been on my wish list ever since it appeared in the Idea Book & Catalogue [well, firstly in a mini catalogue last year]. I … Continue reading In Stitches

Birthday Cards

I recently celebrated another birthday. Aren't they only supposed to be once a year? It doesn't seem any time at all since the last one. I thought I would share some of the beautiful cards I received. Thank you to each and every one of my special friends and family. Enjoy

Watercolour with Fifth Avenue Floral

I have been practicing my watercolouring technique using inks. I think I am gradually getting better. This time, I  used Confetti White cardstock as the base. This way, you get interesting flecks of colour in the background too. Another new 'toy' is the Bigz XL Tasteful Trim Die. Here I have used the large scallop … Continue reading Watercolour with Fifth Avenue Floral