Kre8tors April 2020 Blog Hop

Welcome to April’s Kre8tors Blog Hop The theme this month is Spring. As I have recently been making a few cards using flowers I decided to go for an old favourite of mine and use the Fable Friends stamp set. I find that I tend to always use the rabbit stamp from this set so this was the ideal chance to use the other stamp sets in the set. I started by cutting three 10 […]

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Colour Combo April 2020 Blog Hop

Welcome to this month’s Colour Combo Blog Hop. For my project this month I decided to use a technique that was the idea of Bruno Bertucci. It is called the Scrappy Strip Technique and is an ideal way of making cards from scraps. I decided to use the technique on 10cm x 10cm cards as I had already made some A6 birthday cards using this technique and wanted some smaller Thank you cards. Then I […]

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Stamp ‘N Hop April 2020 Blog Hop

Welcome to this month’s Stamp ‘N Hop Blog Hop. The theme this month is CASE from pInterest. Like many crafters I use pInterest to find ideas for cards, scrapbook layout and other ideas around the home and garden. When I saw this month’s theme I though Oh good I can find something to CASE. Then when it came to it I was undecided what card I would CASE as there were so many to choose. […]

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Ink & Share March 2020 Blog Hop

Welcome to this month’s Ink & Share Scrapbook Blog Hop This month’s theme is to incorporate RIBBON into a layout. This year I have decided that I want to scrapbook all my old family photographs rather than keeping them away in a box. For this project I want to keep it simple but try to show off the photographs as most are either black and white, sepia or copies of originals. As this month’s theme […]

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Stampin Dreams March 2020 Blog Hop

Welcome to this month’s Blog Hop The theme this month is Easter When I think of Easter I think of fluffy bunnies and my favourite bunny is Peter Rabbit. So one of my go to stamp sets for Easter is Fable Friends. For my cards this month I made a 10 cm x 10 cm card base. I then stamped four bunny stamps and coloured them in using watercolour pencils and a blender pen. I […]

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Scrapbooking Global March 2020 Blog Hop

Welcome to this month’s blog hop. The theme for this month is Black and White photos I love looking at old black and white photographs especially the ones that show what the fashions were at the time photo was taken. Whilst I was looking through my family photos I found two from when my parents were engaged and they went on holiday with my dad’s parents to Great Yarmouth in June 1964. They married in […]

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Stamptastic Friends March 2020 Blog Hop

Welcome to this month’s Blog Hop This month’s theme is Easter For my project this month I have chosen to use the Fable Friends stamp set as it has a lovely bunny on it. I started by stamping three bunnies onto a piece of Whisper White Card Stock. These I then coloured in using water colouring pencils and a blender pen. Next I stamped Easter Greetings onto a strip of Whisper White card. Next I […]

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Stamp ‘N Hop March 2020 Blog Hop

Welcome this this month’s Stamp ‘N Hop blog hop. The theme for this month is Girls/Boys. When I think of younger girls and boys cards I always think of Peter Rabbit or Bunnykins which are popular in the UK. Peter Rabbit was introduced by Beatrix Potter and Bunnykins by Royal Doulton pottery. Luckily we have a wonderful stamp set that fits both of these and that is the Fable Friends stamp set. I was shown […]

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Kre8tors March 2020 Blog Hop

Welcome to this month’s Blog Hop The Theme for this month’s blog is a Colour Challenge based on the colour GREEN. When I saw this month’s theme I immediately thought of leaves and jungle. So the first stamp sets I went for were Tropical Chic and Animal Outing. I started with a Mint Macaron mat layer and die cut a rectangle out to make a frame. Then I stamped the image of the Rhino onto […]

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Colour Combo March 2020 Blog Hop

Welcome to this month’s Blog Hop I cannot believe that we are already in March and what better colours to have this month than Melon Mambo, Crushed Curry and Blushing Bride. These three colours remind me of the spring flowers that are just coming into flower – Daffodils and tree blossom. Card Project I started my card by looking to see what stamp set I could use and how I could make a card without […]

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