Colouring practice

The stamp I’ve used here is Pricilla designed by Krista Smith of Saturated Canary.  These images are great for colouring practice, especially on the hair which is the part I need to practice my pen control a lot more.  I ...

Shooting Star Shaker Card

I made this card for my husband for Valentines day using the Shooting Star stamp set from Mama Elephant.  I stamped her using the Old Paper distress ink so that she would look like she had no lines once she ...

Happy Cupcake

Super cute Carnival Cupcakes and Carnival Toppers from Mama Elephant were used for this card. The elements were coloured with copic markers and cut using the co-ordinating dies.  The bunny is so cute I couldn’t resist colouring him and adding him ...

Tilda in Cozy Coat

Another Christmas card but this design could be used for any winter themed card. The image was stamped onto watercolour paper and coloured with distress inks.  I found a layout for my christmas cards and mostly stuck to it just changing ...

Ski Star Tilda

I made this Christmas card using the Ski Star Tilda stamp from Magnolia.  She is stamped onto watercolour paper and coloured using distress inks and markers. The foliage is cut using the doo-hickeys die club number 2, coloured with distress inks ...

Welcome to my card blog

I decided to split my cards out from my crafty writer blog to keep that aimed at my stitching and this one as a reminder of the cards that I’ve made and – where I can remember – how I ...

My New Card Crafting Blog

Welcome to Craftycardmaker.co.uk, my brand new blog for recording and sharing all my card making experiences. Some of my hand made cards will also be onsale in the shop, so if there’s a special card you just must have for some ...