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
Hello whomever reading my blog! I haven't posted in a while, but I have good reasons for it. In December, my house got an extension in the attic that is called a dakkapel in Dutch. This translates to a dormer, which is a word I just learned about! Anyway, with my new dakkapel, my craft area has … Continue reading New Craft “Room”!
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
Hi there! I just wanted to give a quick blog update that there is a new listing in my Etsy store! In the month of October, if you pre-order cards from me, you get 20% off each card! This comes out to €1.60 per card, and I ship worldwide! But order quick because cards are … Continue reading New cards in Etsy store (sort of)
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