Cards, Creative Expressions

Word Cloud Stamping background – Creative Expressions

Hi there welcome. Today I’m here with my Creative Expressions design team make. I have collected up a number of my sentiment sets and used them alongside Sue Wilson’s craft dies, Perspective’s collection to create this word cloud stamping card today. The design looks stylish in a monochrome scheme, but it would be fun to… Read More Word Cloud Stamping background – Creative Expressions

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Pixie Powder on Coloured Card – Creative Expressions

Hello, welcome to my first blog post for 2017 (I think!). Today i have been playing with Cosmic Shimmer Pixie Powders, trying them out on coloured cardstock. What do you think of the result, I just love it. I love how subtle they become in the background, letting the beauty of the mica catch the… Read More Pixie Powder on Coloured Card – Creative Expressions

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Embossing Techniques on Pixie Powder background

Hello, today I wanted to share some embossing techniques with you. I have used the pixie powder background that I created in my last post. This piece has been sitting on my desk drying, and along with some other off cuts I had laying around, I was able to pull together a couple of really sweet cards.… Read More Embossing Techniques on Pixie Powder background

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Pixie Powders & Gnomes – Creative Expressions

Hi there and welcome to all my new and existing followers. I have made a little video for you today using the fab pixie powders and two great stamp sets,  Lisa Hortons ‘Make Gnome Mistakes‘ & John Lockwoods ‘Christmas Borders & Flourishes‘. I couldn’t wait to share this with you today. There are so many… Read More Pixie Powders & Gnomes – Creative Expressions

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Wedding Guest Book with Creative Expressions

Hello, We are in wedding season, and with Creative Expressions we are showcasing the wonderful products, and our projects that you can make to accessorise your wedding, and remember those special moments. it is very apt, for me to be sharing this post with you this week in particular, because this week  I am celebrating… Read More Wedding Guest Book with Creative Expressions

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Cosmic Shimmer lustre fabric paint, Tote bag

Hello! Today’s post is fairly picture heavy as I talk you through how I used the fabulous Cosmic Shimmer Lustre Fabric Paints to decorate a canvas tote bag. You can pick up the canvas bags from most art & craft stores these days, but why not try a painting a plain tea towel/cushion cover/pillow case,… Read More Cosmic Shimmer lustre fabric paint, Tote bag

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Stamped Wild Flower ATC with Creative Expressions

Hi All! Thanks for joining me. As I am away from my craft room at the moment, I only have limited supplies with which to craft. I made sure I travelled with inks, ink blenders, a selection of stamps and plain cardstock. So over the next few weeks I will challenge myself to see what… Read More Stamped Wild Flower ATC with Creative Expressions

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My first watercolour painting, Bee-eater

I’d like to share something very different today, but something I am very proud of. I have shared with my Dad a life long fascination of birds, and when I received a palette of iridescent watercolour paints from Creative Expressions, I was inspired by the colours to paint this glorious bird to put on the… Read More My first watercolour painting, Bee-eater

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Simple Stamping Techniques – Creative Expressions

Hi there, Friday again and this week I have a couple of bookmarks to share with you using the pack of 6 greyboard bookmarks by Creative Expressions. I have used the heart banner from the ‘New Home’ clear stamp set, and the Scrabble Tile alphabet. I have also included a little video tutorial talking you… Read More Simple Stamping Techniques – Creative Expressions

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New Home Pop-Up card for Creative Expressions

Hello, it’s been a super busy week here, and it feels as if I’ve had no time to catch my breath. School holidays for my eldest son have begun, so I won’t have any time to myself now until September. So I really enjoyed squirreling myself away to sit and play with the new Creative… Read More New Home Pop-Up card for Creative Expressions