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!
Do you have kids or grandchildren? And do you want to make cards with them? I do! Today I will show you how I make Christmas cards with my kids! Here is one of the ten Christmas cards we will be sending to family and friends. I made this together with my two kids, 4 … Continue reading Making Christmas cards with my kids
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
In my last post I said how I'm at the point in my life where lots of friends and family are having babies. Well, here is another baby card! (And there's another card lined up to be made too!) So this time, I wanted to try that trending Eclipse Card technique. Here is what the … Continue reading Baby Eclipse Card
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!