A Jar of Spring Flowers
I made this card to embrace that springtime feeling that is in the air in the lead up to Easter. I know that for us in the southern hemisphere the whole connection with new life is lost, but at least in Melbourne there are still flowers which bloom throughout the colder months of the year. I love the use of vellum for the jar. It gives just the right kind of appearance to make it look more realistic. If you are careful you can tie the baker's twine around it before sticking it down. Make…
Berry Cute Back Pack - It's a Strawberry! - Make it Coats
This fun and fruity strawberry drawstring pack is perfect day bag for a little one. It’s just right to hold a snack, favorite books and small toys.
FS389 Sympathy by beesmom - Cards and Paper Crafts at Splitcoaststampers
This week our featured stamper is Karren and she has a fabulous gallery. I had lots of choices for inspiration, but I picked this one: http://www.splitcoaststampers.com/gallery/photo/2348159?&cat=500&ppuser=23577 I love doing this kind of ink blending and creating a silhouetted scene. I chose different stamps, created more of a landscape scene, and different colors. Thanks for the inspiration, Karren! I may be visiting your gallery again! First I masked the vertical strip of cs, then…
Birds in a Tree by Cindy Gilfillan by frenziedstamper - Cards and Paper Crafts at Splitcoaststampers
I love trees, and birds in them is even better! Making a pretty scene with them makes them so versatile as they can suit so many occasions. Published in Australian Cardmaking, Stamping & Papercraft magazine.
Freshly Made Sketches #381
Hey Everyone We have a new sketch for you to try at Freshly Made Sketches. This weeks sketch has been designed by the wonderfully talented Lee Ann Barrett. This weeks sketch lends to clean lines and lots of white space. I've added a strip of DSP from Botanical Butterfly DSP matted with some Basic Black…