A blog named Hero 5 year bloghop

Today I'm super happy to have been invited to take part of the five year anniversary of A Blog Named Hero. Not only there's a lot of inspiration to be had but a FANTASTIC giveaway with great prizes. I was a part of the ABNH DT something like three years ago and I really enjoyed the […]

Read More

White embossing on cork

My former teamie from A blog named Hero, Lisa Stein made this super pretty card using white embossing on cork. I had to borrow that idea because I thought the card was brilliant. Mine wasn't as much but I do like the white on cork and will play some more with it later I think (mostly since […]

Read More

Sending Smiles

This is my creation fro ABNH facebook page today. I had this great idea for a card and I tried five times and it just looked horrible. I finally admitted that I was defeated and stored the idea for future use. Instead I reached for an old favourite of mine, the circle from an older […]

Read More

Catching up!

I know nothing has happened here for the last couple of weeks. I've been on vacation and didn't remember to schedule all my own posts before leaving. So this post will be lots of photos and just a bit of text since I need to get on schedule with the regular posts and actually creating […]

Read More

Foiled typewriter

I was up at the A Blog Named Hero facebook page today with this foiled typewriter. I keep coming back to this set, I love typewriters. It's pretty big so it's a bit tricky to come up with new ways to use it so the design tends to be the same-ish but with different techiques. […]

Read More

Die cutting and background stamp

So, for my post on the A Blog Named Hero facebook page today I wanted to use one of my neglected background stamps, the Vertical Arrows by Hero Arts. This one is a favourite of mine but I rarely use it. I really should figure out more ways to use my backgrounds because they are […]

Read More

A little sunshine…

So, we had a really rainy and cold spring here this year, no summer heat and enjoying some sun and filling up on vitamin D. So I made a card thinking that I could wish for some sunshine. I used the a little stamp set by Hero Arts and stamped a background and watercoloured it […]

Read More