First of all, apologies for not posting in a while. I have been making cards still (though not as much as I like) and I always post photos of them via Instagram @happyluckycreations. So follow me if you like to see what I'm up to in crafting! But as this is a hobby and not … Continue reading Update! New Cricut!
It's Mother's Day today and so I created two Mother's Day cards, one for my mother and one for my mother in law. Here are the two cards: Both cards uses the same flower stamp and the same watercolor markers, yet the cards have a different look to it based on the techniques I used … Continue reading Watercolor Mother’s Day Cards
Birthday cards are always handy to have around, so without anyone in particular in mind, I made the following card: There are a lot of small details that one just can't really see in the photos unless I point it out, but that's what this blog post is for! This was a very simple card … Continue reading Pink and green bear-thday!
I got a new die (the circles) and I wanted to use it, so I created this sweet little card! It's a clean and simple card so it was rather easy to put together. I had made the little girl image a few days earlier, and she's just so sweet and cute that she had … Continue reading So Sweet!
This time, a birthday card for a few challenges!! This time I chose an interesting set of colours to work with, but it all worked out somehow. Here is the card: I stamped the bear, hat, and presents with black Distress Ink, then with black Memento (I just felt like using two ink brands), coloured … Continue reading Beary Special Day
Another challenge card! Or should I say 3 cards! Often I spend a lot of time making one card, but making three cards at once does not take that much more time... although the whole process took several days since I rarely have the chance to sit for a very long time to do something. … Continue reading Beary Happy Day!
I wanted to do a challenge and when I was looking at the sketch, I noticed the grey rectangle was "hanging off" the side of the card. This inspired me to do a tri-fold card! So firstly, here is the front of my card: And here is what's behind the flap: The idea of the card … Continue reading Birthday Bears card
Today I'd like to share with you a birthday card I made for my son! My son Johan turned 5 in September and I wanted to make him a cute little card. There so much on this card, but it actually was not very hard to make. First of all, here is what the card … Continue reading Little boy’s birthday card
Today I'd like to share a tip on cutting thin intricate dies with the Cuttlebug WITHOUT using any shims (metal or chipboard), WITHOUT running it through the machine more than once!! This tip is only for the Cuttlebug because it's what I own. So let's get right into it! If you don't want to bother … Continue reading The Right Way to Use the Cuttlebug