Tag: Embossing Powders

Creating a custom embossed background

Creating a custom embossed background

Hi there! I hope you’ve had a great week so far! It’s even better now it is the the weekend. Today, I am show casing how easy it is to create a custom embossed background using a collection of stamps. When you get a stamp […]

Distress Oxide Blended Snowy Night Sky

Distress Oxide Blended Snowy Night Sky

Hi there, I’m so glad you popped by! I was having a little creative block you could say the other day. Now I find when this happens, an easy way to get back to your creative mojo is to take part in some card challenges. […]

Top Thrifty Tip – Lets Get Hopping

Top Thrifty Tip – Lets Get Hopping

Hi, so glad you have popped by! I hope you are having a great day so far. This week I am taking part in a Blog Hop. Hopefully, you will have arrived from Stamping Susan Wong’s blog. I joined a Facebook group to try and […]

Faux Metal Embossed resist – Just a note

Faux Metal Embossed resist – Just a note

Hey there! Welcome back to the blog, I hope you are having a great day so far. The card featured in today’s post is one of my most favourite cards to date. I love the soft leaves with faux metal embossed detail against a soft […]

Colour inspiration: Black, Platinum and Kraft

Colour inspiration: Black, Platinum and Kraft

Good to see you have popped by the blog again! I have decided to start a new theme post, how often this theme will feature is currently unknown but if you like it I will try a couple a month to keep you inspired. As […]

Sentiment Stamped background

Sentiment Stamped background

Hi there! So glad you popped by. Today’s post shows how easy it is to make your own sentiment stamped background. This card uses second generation stamping to help create depth and variety within the background. If you have not heard of this before, 1st […]

Die Cut Embellished Shaker Card

Die Cut Embellished Shaker Card

Welcome back to the blog! Today I have a great little die cut embellished shaker card to show you which I decided to embellish with some beautiful die cut feathers. To keep the card simple, I went with a beautiful teal and soft blue colour […]

Stamping creatively: 5 cards, 5 ways

Stamping creatively: 5 cards, 5 ways

Hey, so good to see you again! Today’s post is packed full of cards and ideas,  stamping creatively to make fun and interesting cards. Four of the cards use the same stamp, showing how easy it is to create unique cards out of a little […]

Custom Embossed Wrapping Paper

Custom Embossed Wrapping Paper

So glad you popped by for today’s post.  It is a nice quick post, as this is such a quick and fun project to make your own custom embossed wrapping paper. When you give a gift, especially a handmade one, it is even nicer to […]

Ombre Embossing Technique

Ombre Embossing Technique

Hey there, welcome to today’s post focusing on an ombre embossing technique. The ombre effect is quite popular, often seen with stamping, distress inks/oxides and watercolouring. I was inspired to try out ombre embossing as a result of WOW! Embossing Powders July Challenge: Multicolour embossing. […]

Moustache Partial Die Cut Father’s day card – Docrafts PDT Project

Moustache Partial Die Cut Father’s day card – Docrafts PDT Project

Hi, and welcome to today’s post! You can probably tell from the title, but today’s post is showcasing another project I made for Docrafts as a Project Design Team Member – they have recently posted this project up on their blog. To make this card, […]

Clean layered card with tonic crystal drops

Clean layered card with tonic crystal drops

Hello, it is so good to see you here! Today I want to highlight to you how easy it is to make a card by using several different layers to create visually appealing cards. In addition, clean layered cards are easy to tailor to any […]

All Embossed – You’re the best!

All Embossed – You’re the best!

Hello and welcome to today’s post! Today I am highlighting this ‘all embossed’ card I created with a monochromatic colour scheme. Initially I was inspired to try and make an Art Deco style card, hence why I choose the black and gold colour scheme. However, […]

Stamping tone on tone background

Stamping tone on tone background

Can you believe it is April already! Where is the time going? However, with April comes a new magazine of Docrafts Creativity and this issue featured the new Project Design Team 2017 annoucement, so that was great to see a little picture of me in a magazine. It will be a fun crafty year designing for them! Today I am showing you a really easy and quick card which you can change up and personalise to any occasion and is easy to reproduce. Stamping tone on tone can highlight a background pattern without it overbearing on the main feature of the card.