Hello crafters! How have you been staying warm? I like to stay warm by curling up in my bed watching a show while crocheting. Or if I have to make a card, I'll work in my craft area with my handy little space heater. Crafting warms my heart too! Today I have something fun for … Continue reading A fun shaker birthday!
Good day! As always, thank you for your lovely comments on my last post. Before I begin, I would like to share a little joke. When I first got the assignment for this card, I asked aloud, "What's 'color resist'?" My husband replies, "Make a black and white card and say that you resisted using … Continue reading You can’t Resist this technique!
As this is my first post for Hobby Alternatief in 2019, I'd like to wish you all a Happy New Year! The theme this time is Valentine since it's coming up sooner than you think! My card is not your typical red, pink, and hearts valentine for someone you love romantically, but an "Alternative Valentine" … Continue reading An Alternative Valentine
Merry Christmas everyone! Nice that you come to read my post on this Christmas time. I've been so busy that I barely have time to craft! And there are still many more days of partying to come! This time, I have made a baby card for a little girl named Lily. Although she is not … Continue reading Hurray, Lily is born!
Hello everybody! I am happy to share my first project with you as part of the Hobby Alternatief Design Team! My first assignment is my interpretation of a card sketch. This card is an advanced level card, but I will also tell you alternative ways for some steps so that it is easier to do. … Continue reading A Peaceful Christmas
Another non-traditional baby card! This marks my 5th baby card I've made this year, and one more on the way.... Anyway, let's first take a look at the card, shall we? Klik hier voor de Nederlandse versie. So I wanted to make a card similar to the Nienke card I made 4 months ago, but … Continue reading Mason’s Cloud card
Before I write about the card, I want to let you know that I have joined a Design Team! The DT is for Hobby Alternatief, a Dutch craft store and blog. Since I'm new to all this and still learning about it, I can't tell you much more except that I will start writing blog … Continue reading For the Worldly Baby (and news!)
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!