Sending Rainbows and Unicorns

Cardmaking, General Cards Friday 14th January, 2022 Tags: , , No Comments

Hello. I’m back on the Heffy Doodle blog today sharing this bright and magical card featuring the Heffy Doodle Fluffy Puffy Unicorns stamp set. I really hate having to send sympathy cards, so what better way than to send rainbows and unicorns to make someone smile instead? Keep reading for some tips on how to make your pencils pop on…

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Krafty Christmas Scene

Cardmaking, Christmas Cards, Handmade Cards Monday 20th December, 2021 Tags: , , , No Comments

Hello, Heffy Crafters! The season is upon us and I’m sharing my favourite card from this season over on the Heffy Doodle blog today. I went with a classic, rustic kraft base for all my cards this year, choosing the natural pencil blend over my normal markers. It’s a fantastic effect, though perhaps not as quick as markers! My krafty…

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Beastly Christmas

Cardmaking, Christmas Cards Friday 17th December, 2021 Tags: , , No Comments

Hello, crafters! Today marks a little bit of a sad day – it’s my last regular post for Seven Hills Crafts. I’ve been on the Design Team since 2017 and it’s been a wonderful place to grow, show my creativity and explore a wide range of products from different stamping companies. Work has encroached too much into my crafting time…

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Heart of Candles

Cardmaking, Christmas Cards Monday 6th December, 2021 Tags: , , , No Comments

Hello, Heffy Doodlers! Today I have a festive Christmas card for you today featuring the Heart Pencil Dies. I’ve slightly modified the heart of pencils to make some festive candles! I started out by die cutting the pencils from some blending stock card. Make sure you keep the pieces in the die (or transfer them somewhere else) to make sure…

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Tree-mendous Christmas!

Cardmaking, Christmas Cards Friday 3rd December, 2021 Tags: , , , No Comments

Hello, crafters! It’s definitely the start of the festive season, so today I have a Christmas card for you featuring the Mama Elephant Tree Picking set. I kept it really simple, using just one stamp set, one ink pad and some alcohol markers. I stamped out the car in some Hero Arts Contour Ink – this is really great for…

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A Deer Christmas Scene

Cardmaking, Christmas Cards, Handmade Cards Monday 15th November, 2021 Tags: , , , , No Comments

Hello, Heffy Doodlers! Tallie here and I’m starting in on my Christmas Card sets before the crazy month gets here! Today’s card is focused around this cozy little winter woodland scene, featuring the Deer to Me stamp set. These scenes are easy to create – take one main feature stamp (in this case, the deer), mask it off, build up…

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Woohoo Crocs!

Cardmaking, General Cards Monday 18th October, 2021 Tags: , , , No Comments

I’m back on the Heffy Doodle blog today with a feel good card featuring my favourite stamp set: Happy Snappy Crocs. Even though it is one of the first stamp sets Lesley created, I love colouring the crocs in and I’ve paired it with a couple of the newer products to send a little cheer to a poorly relative. I…

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Happy as a Seagull with a Chip

Birthday Cards, Cardmaking, Handmade Cards Friday 15th October, 2021 Tags: , , , No Comments

I’m back on the Seven Hills Crafts blog today with this birthday card featuring the MFT Seaside Seagulls set. I’m not quite ready to totally embrace the Autumn and Winter theme just yet and I know my family will love this pun! I started out by stamping the seagulls onto a panel of blending cardstock in some Hero Arts Contour…

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Zig-a-Zig-ah-Rainbows

Cardmaking, Congratulations Cards Monday 4th October, 2021 Tags: , No Comments

I’m back on the Heffy Doodle blog today with a slight change up in my blog posts. I’m switching up my blog theme to Clean and Simple, so what better way to start a new CAS series with white space and rainbows? The new Zig-a-zig Ah Chevron Dies are perfect for creating custom backgrounds. Paired with the Congratulations Shadow Heffy…

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Lil Gnome Anniversary

Congratulations Cards, Handmade Cards Friday 1st October, 2021 Tags: , , , , , No Comments

I’m back on the Seven Hills Crafts blog again today with some tips for creating non-Christmas themed cards with Christmas-themed stamps. I have a friend who absolutely loves gnomes and her anniversary is coming up, so the cute little couple from the Mama Elephant Little Girl Gnome Agenda stamp was perfect! This one was super simple to create – just…

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Woohoo – Let’s Go Nuts!

Handmade Cards Monday 20th September, 2021 No Comments

I’m back on the Heffy Doodle blog again. Today’s card is part of my exploration of creating different scenes with different types of media. For this card, I used the new Nuts About You stamp set and focused on my coloured pencils to create the scene. I started out by stamping the scene elements from the Nuts About You stamp…

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