Thursday, October 10, 2013

I love rosettes

Last weekend I discovered a love for the rosettes you can cut using the Cricut Artiste cartridge. They are so much fun to make, and even more fun to create cards and other projects with them.

Here are a few cards I made:

Wednesday, October 2, 2013

Card: Sweet Life

This was the Stamp of the Month in July and I just love the images in this set. When I first saw it, I knew it would be the perfect set for colouring using a technique a learned some time ago called Gamsol Magic. Here in Australia, I was able to get something equivalent to Gamsol, called Artists' Mineral Spirit for Oil Colour. I was able to get it and the blending stumps at Riot. I used my collection of Derwent pencils to do the colouring. Here are the results: