Lovely layers are the theme at this week’s challege at The Shabby Tea Room. Rebekah has supplied us with a photo for color inspiration…
to be used, along with this sketch…
I also incorporated a digital image from this week’s sponsor, Bugaboo and created this…
This week’s challenge at The Shabby Tea Room is called ‘A Silver Lining’, hosted by Starr. She has selected a gorgeous inspiration photo and challenges us to create a card or project that uses aqua, brown and a silver element….
I adore aqua and silver and work with them frequently. Does it [...]
With web translation abilities, there is a world full of creative blogs is at our fingertips. I found an exciting, relatively new blog in Russia called, ‘Vintage Café Card Challenge’. If you click on the name, it will take you to an english translation of the site. Their current challenge is about creating a card, [...]
At The Shabby Tea Room, we’re using this gorgeous photo selected by Fran, as inspiration for ‘Creative Candy’. I just love the colors in it and all the fabulous trims and embellishments it contains…
I received a new paper pad collection of ‘A Ladies Diary’ by Graphic 45 and couldn’t resist working [...]
This week’s challenge at The Shabby Tea Room is called ‘Labor of Love’ and is inspired by this idea-rich image! Debbie is asking us to create a card or project that uses the colors from the photo and to include a banner.
I created a card that is completely from scraps except [...]
To lighten the day, I’ve created two very quick cards for the City Crafter Challenge #123. Ros has come up with a super challenge for those of us who love ribbon and flowers and lace and patterned papers and, and, and. She’s asked for projects that use washi tape and only two other items such [...]
Sometimes, a girl needs something sweet… especially if she’s a little girl (in years or heart). Papery sweetness is my favorite kind! This little set is meant to brighten someone’s day and would work for a birthday, friendship, congratulations or an every/any day occasion All of the patterned papers are oldies from my stash, with [...]
This week, Nicole Heady has a terrific video showing the use of household bleach in stamping. I remember an article about this from a number of years ago, when I was deeply involved in making family albums and was appalled at the thought of bleach on paper!!! To make archival albums that will hopefully last [...]
Happy Monday Morning! I always look forward to the Shabby Tea Room‘s challenge. Today’s is no exception. It is a bit different from the vintage, romantic inspirations and themes, but inspired by this gorgeous photo. They’ve requested that submissions contain some stitching, buttons and twine or ribbon. I’m smitten with the colors and the wealth [...]