Monday, 30 June 2008

Take a look at some cool decoupage



I love Jozza's work, and was very taken with these two cards. The first is made with some new decoupage papers, which I thought were so funky and different to the usual flowers/fairies/teddies. The second is an inspiring Christmas design that I for one will be scraplifting this year. Click HERE to see Jozza's great blog

Sunday, 29 June 2008

Jak's Stunning Card with Cuttlebug Tutorial

This beautiful card has been created by Jak who is one of the regular contributors on Inspirational Tips, Techniques & Tutorials

I'm sure you'll agree that this card is beautiful and if you pop HERE Jak gives a tutorial on how to get the continuous embossed effect using the Cuttlebug

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Make sure you check out Jak's fantastic Crafters Kitchen Blog HERE

Danielle's gorgeous creations




I think you will agree with me that these creations by Danielle are absolutely stunning, i love each of them to bits, why don't you pop along to Danielle's blog where there are plenty of gorgeous makes to ooo and aaa over :).

Friday, 27 June 2008

New Tutorial..............

Has been posted HERE ~ check it out ;)

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If you have a Tip, Technique or Tutorial that you are happy to share please email tipsandtutorials@gmail.com


Michele's Stunning Cards....


How cute is this baby swinging from the tree!!!

Michele's blog is packed full of wonderful cards, beautifully crafted and I loved reading her posts which always describe how she made each card. These two cards really caught my eye and I had to reread her description to confirm the first card was actually made using a stamp - it is coloured to perfection. You can see Michele's blog HERE.

Ruth's Beautiful Layouts!!


I think these layouts are stunning!! You will find them and lots more inspiring creations on Ruth's 'Altered Geisha' Blog HERE

Ruth had contacted me to nominate Tracey and Micayla's blogs who I featured recently and as I always like to link to the person who is nominating I asked for her blog address and was taken aback when she she told me as I was about to email asking for permission to feature her....it must have been fate ;)


Thursday, 26 June 2008

Kate's Beautiful Cards


WOW Aren't these cards stunning. I love the rich colours and the added beads ~ fantastic!!

Go and check out Kate's brilliant blog HERE

Wednesday, 25 June 2008

Micayla's Beautiful Layouts



I really love Micayla's style !! Her layouts are beautiful and I love the added doodling and all the finishing touches. Go and check out her blog HERE



Thank you Ruth for nominating Micayla's lovely blog x

Tuesday, 24 June 2008

Kath's Wonderful New Home Card



I fell in love with this little bird card as soon as I saw it, it has that funky shabby chic look that I love. Kath has some wonderful ideas, check out her blog HERE

Carolyn's gorgeous card


look at this card, isn't it simply gorgeous, i fell in love with it as soon as i saw it and i am sure you don't blame me, everything about this card is just perfect, if you would like to have a better look at this card on Carolyn's blog then click here, i promise you wont be disappointed this blog is jam packed with stunning creations.

Monday, 23 June 2008

Heather's Fantastic '50' Card!!


I love love love this card. I found Heathers blog via my site meter and I'm so glad I did as its full of beautiful creations and this card jumped out at me I think it's superb!!
My husband celebrates his 50th birthday this year and I'd love to do something similar..maybe I'll lose the flowers and change the colours though lol
You can find this card on Heathers blog HERE
Thanks for letting me feature your lovely card Heather :)

Vicki's Gorgeous Double Accordion Album with Tutorial





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This brilliant double accordion album was created by Vicki who has very kindly posted the tutorial HERE
Make sure you also check out Vicki's wonderful blog HERE

Sunday, 22 June 2008

Susann's unique blog!

Susann is the author of Unikatissima - a very interesting blog, full of tips, techniques, tutorials and links to other places... she shares her 'discoveries' here and shows things she has made because of them. I love these little nail-file holders, they're so cute!

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And here are a couple more pics of crafty delights to be found on Susann's blog!

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There are lots of places to visit and things to see - all manner of crafty tastes and addicitons are catered for, so pop over and have a browse... but you might need to keep an eye on the clock, becasue you could be gone a while!!

Anne's Beautiful Art




Anne's blog is full of beautiful altered art and mixed media creations. She is also the co creator of the popular challenge blog Dans Ma Maison along with her friend Thealie. There were so many lovely pictures to choose from but here are two I loved. Take a look at what she has done with the Microscope Slide (Home) it is stunning!

You can see the rest of Anne's gorgeous work HERE

Saturday, 21 June 2008

Fabric Postcard!

I love funky artwork and there's plenty to see at Val's Altered HeART. Look at the gorgeous colours and textures in this beautiful fabric postcard:

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Val's blog is a treasure trove of techniques, tips and tutorials, aswell as some gorgeous artwork. It's a journey of exploration as she shares her thoughts and creative processes with us - wonderful stuff! I really want to try this and the rusty paper and lace... *grins*

Joanne's Fantastic 'No Tools' Flower card

This beautiful card was created by Joanne from Mainly Flowers Blog. Joanne is no stranger to Inspirational as she is a regular contributor to the Inspirational Tips, Techniques & Tutorials Blog and if you head on over there now she has posted a tutorial showing how to make the flower shown on the card using no specialist tools

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Click HERE to see Joannes brilliant Tutorial

Click HERE to go to Joanne's Fantastic Blog

Friday, 20 June 2008

Tracey's Beautiful Creations



You have to go and check out Tracey's 'Running with Scissors' Blog it is packed with beautiful creations and full of inspiration ~ go and check it out HERE

Thank you Ruth for nominating Tracey's lovely blog :)

BRIDGETTE'S ENCAUSTIC ART


Isn't this piece just wonderful - so serene - its entitled Love Like An Ocean and is the work of the very talented Bridgette Guerzon Mills. You can find this and more of her lovely art work at her blog. I was spoilt for choice for which piece to choose - go and decide for yourself!


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Sarah Gladman's Beautiful Layout

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Isn't this layout stunningl!!

Sarah's blog is full of beautiful creations which you can see by clicking HERE you will definitely be inspired!!

I am very happy to announce that Sarah is going to be a regular contributor to the Inspirational Tips, Techniques & Tutorials blog and has posted a Glimmer Mist Tutorial HERE


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Thursday, 19 June 2008

Sharon's Wonderful Baby Cards





















http://grammashouseofcards.blogspot.com/

Sharon Caudle has a wonderful blog - she has a talent for making clever 'punny' cards, but the ones that caught my eye here are these two sweet baby cards. Take a look on her blog

Wednesday, 18 June 2008

Hulda's Beautiful Blog


Isn't this Christening card stunning!


It's always great to get an award from a fellow crafter, but it's really great when you get to visit the blog of the person who created it. Hulda is one such lady, she is the creator of the Kreativ Blogger award which adorns many of our blogs.

Hulda's blog has beautiful photography where she incorporates many of her cards which are exquisite in detail. Her cards and tags are filled with romance and her whole blog is created with such fine elegance. I loved looking at all the wonderful creations.
You can visit Hulda's blog here, please also take time to look at Hulda's second blog which is filled with even more romance!!

Tuesday, 17 June 2008

These flowers are made by Suz she is a dear friend of mine and fellow craft buddie, so I am lucky to see these and many other delights that come out of Suz's craft room. She is such an inspiration as she not only produces amazing scrapbook pages and paper folding projects, but she also creates and uses almost all her own papers. Her blog is a pleasure to read as it incorporates not only her craft projects, but her love of her 3 *uber* cute and sometimes crafty cats, but her love of flowers in her garden too.

I am working on her at the moment, to try and get her to produce a tutorial of some of her paper folding projects for Inspirational's Tips & Techniques blog.

You can see this paper flower and more of Suz's work here