Sick of these dragonflies yet? I’m not :)

While researching different watercolour cards I came across this one by Chantal.  I still prefer Chantal’s version however here is the one we have been making at my recent classes. You can ink up the stripe background stamp and then spritz water directly onto the stamp before stamping onto the paper (in this case it isContinue reading “Sick of these dragonflies yet? I’m not :)”

A tutorial! Sponge brayer on vellum with a stencil!

This card has been my most popular one on Pinterest and a tutorial was well overdue! Here’s a slightly updated version of the card… For this card I have used inks in colours Daffodil Delight, Pumpkin Pie (you could also use Peekaboo Peach) and Flirty Flamingo.  I’ve cut a stencil with the Detailed Floral ThinlitContinue reading “A tutorial! Sponge brayer on vellum with a stencil!”

Big Shot Basics!

How much do you love your Big Shot?  I adore mine, well actually I have two 🙂  I would have thought that I was quite competent at using them but it seems I wasn’t! So let’s go back to basics….the Bigz dies are simply a die between two cutting plates.  I can do that! EmbossingContinue reading “Big Shot Basics!”