General Cards

General Cards

Unicorns and Sparkle with Lawn Fawn

Birthday Cards, Cardmaking, General Cards 19 June, 2020 Tags: , , , , No Comments

Hello. I’m sharing this sparkly rainbow unicorn birthday card on the Seven Hills Crafts blog today. I love using the smaller stamp sets to create bigger scenes and today’s card features the cute little unicorns Lawn Fawn A Little Sparkle set. Add in some sparkle and colour it like a rainbow, and it makes a perfect any-greeting card! Plus, at…


Custom Alpha Sentiments: Happy Daddy’s Day

Cardmaking, General Cards 15 June, 2020 Tags: , , , , No Comments

Hello, I’m back today on the Heffy Doodle blog with the second in June’s mini CAS card series. The cards in this mini series will give you some inspiration for using some alphabet stamps/dies to create custom sentiments. Today, I am combining the Rascal Alphabetters stamps and coordinating dies with the Classic Sentiments/More Classic Sentiments and Happily Ever Crafter stamp sets…


Heffy Doodle and Trinity Stamps Collaboration Blog Hop

Cardmaking, General Cards 17 March, 2020 Tags: , , , , , , 62 Comments

Hello everyone and welcome to the Heffy Doodle and Trinity Stamps Collaboration Blog Hop! Our design teams have come together to share some amazing inspiration featuring some Heffy Doodle and Trinity stamps products. There is also a prize up for grabs, too! Keep reading below for details on how to enter. I’m sharing two cards with you today featuring a…


Heffy Doodle New Release Blog Hop!

Cardmaking, General Cards 3 January, 2020 Tags: , , , , 61 Comments

  It’s that time again – the Heffy Doodle new release is finally here! There are so many amazing new products in this new release to add to your stash that I’m sure you’ll find something to suit you. The new release is now available for purchase from Heffy Doodle and official retailers, and we are celebrating with lots of…


Simple Backgrounds for CAS Cards

Cardmaking, General Cards, Thank You Cards 30 October, 2019 Tags: , , , No Comments

More often recently I am finding I am creating cards that move towards the CAS – clean and simple – style. Lots of white space, one layer and perhaps one central image. Sometimes, just adding a simple shaped background can frame your central image and create a focal point. Today, I used the Mama Elephant Fuzzy Hugs stamp set, two sentiment sets…


Big & Bold Rose

Cardmaking, General Cards 11 September, 2019 Tags: , , , No Comments

Hello. I’m back on the Seven Hills Crafts blog today with this big, bold and beautiful rose sympathy card featuring the Colorado Craft Company Big & Bold Sympathy Friendship Rose set. By now you know I’m all about the alcohol marker colouring, and this set is really fantastic for practising. I felt like this should be a no-line colouring card…


Absotoothly Awesome!

Cardmaking, General Cards 9 August, 2019 Tags: , , , , No Comments

I’m on the Heffy Doodle blog today with a fairy-themed appreciation card. What better way to say thank you than with a pun and a couple of tooth fairies? This card uses several products from the latest release: Absotoothly Awesome stamps and coordinating dies, Silver Linings Cloud Border Dies, Twinkle Twinkle Stencil and Spaced Out stamp set and coordinating dies….


Get Well Soon Card Trio with Lawn Fawn

Cardmaking, General Cards 7 August, 2019 Tags: , , , , No Comments

I’m back on the Seven Hills Crafts blog with a trio of get well soon cards, featuring the Get Well Soon Before ‘n After stamp set from Lawn Fawn. I have used the smaller stamps and some rainbow patterned papers from Lawn Fawn and Simple Stories to create some bright and cheery greetings! I started by stamping out the turtle,…


It’s a Wild Roar of a Party!

Cardmaking, Colouring, General Cards 10 July, 2019 Tags: , , , , No Comments

Hello, crafters! Today I’m featuring the Mama Elephant Wild Roar stamp set over on the Seven Hills Crafts blog. You all know I love these sets for practicing my alcohol marker colouring and, whilst they make take a while to finish, you have a feature piece to put straight on the centre of a card. It’s a good way to get…


A Sharky Summer Pals Hello

Cardmaking, General Cards 5 June, 2019 Tags: , , , , No Comments

I’ve been playing with one of the newest additions to the the Avery Elle Peek-a-boo sets – Summer Pals. These two little sharks (ignoring that one might just be a dolphin…) are eyeing each other up across the ocean! I started out by ink blending on some Salty Ocean Distress Oxide ink onto some white card panels. I splattered these with water and…


Lovely Legs Get Well Soon: Part 2

Cardmaking, General Cards 8 May, 2019 Tags: , , , , No Comments

I’m back for part two of my Colorado Craft Company celebration! This is the second post featuring the Lovely Legs Get Well Soon stamp set. Last week I used watercolours and this week I’ll be using my alcohol markers. These lovely legs stamps are perfect for practicing your colouring in any medium and create some simple but gorgeous cards! Alcohol markers…