Monday, 26 July 2021

Gelli plate background card

 



I have been making background papers using a gelli plate . Here is one of the cards I have made using one of the papers . To create this particular paper I used wilted violet and specked egg distress inks and a stencil designed by Joe Coogan. . The die cut frame is made using Tattered lace dies . I added die cut foliage and a butterfly and doodles a border with a fine liner . The sentiment is from a Lisa horten stamp set 

Wednesday, 14 July 2021

Microcosmos papers by Caio Bella for In2craft

 



Today I am sharing a card made using Microcosmos papers from Caio Bella . I also used peeled paint and barn door distress ink , a flourish stamp , a stampin up bird punch , spellbinders circle dies and a fine liner pen . You can find these stunning papers  at a great price here 


https://in2craft.com/Papercraft/Ciao-Bella

Caio Bella Microcosmos papers

 






Today I am sharing a card and gift bag . The digital image is from Bugaboo stamps and is called Deacon catching bugs . I coloured the image with alcohol  markers . The fence is made using a joy crafts Die The flowers are handmade using a sunflower Stamp and die set  from heartfelt creations . I coloured them with distress ink and have added micro beads in the centres . The papers I have used are called Microcosmos by Caio Bella and you can get them here at an amazing price from In2craft 

https://in2craft.com/Papercraft/Ciao-Bella



Monday, 12 July 2021

Upcycled box with Caio Bella papers







I have decorated a  wooden box from the works using the Microcosmos papers by Caio Bella . I added fabric and paper flowers , die cut foliage and a metal bee and sentiment from https://craftylane.co.uk. 
The papers are gorgeous and I did a walkthrough video of them which you will find here 
https://youtu.be/Ulw2WvpnurY
You can now buy these beautiful  papers at an amazing price here at 
https://in2craft.com/Papercraft/Ciao-Bella

Tuesday, 22 June 2021

Mixed media project

 Today I am sharing an a4 canvas I have made using peacock feathers , black soot and cracked pistachio distress inks , AALL and create washi tape , a studiolight grunge stencil , paper flowers , a  greyboard heart from crafty Lane which I  painted with white acrylic paint and crackle medium . I also used a leaf print DL stencil designed by Joe Coogan





Monday, 21 June 2021

Mixed media medley

 Here are a few of my latest mixed media projects 





Latest cards

 Here is a selection of my latest cards I hope you like them . 






Crepe paper flowers

 Here is just some of the new flowers I have been making recently using Claire Fontaine crepe paper … they are my new obsession 











Tuesday, 1 June 2021

Mixed media art

 



Today I am sharing a mixed media canvas . I have used a circle stencil and home made texture paste , a Stamperia mould and air dried clay for the frame and Lablanche moulds for the cherub and stars . I used tattered angels ink sprays . The flowers , greyboard ,mdf Art word , swirls and wooden cogs are all from  https://craftylane.co.uk

Wednesday, 26 May 2021

Steampunk tag

 





Here is a tag I have made using a tando creative tag , metal cogs , air dried clay moulds by prima  and Lablanche , cadence acrylic paints, waxes , antiquing powders and Tim holtz ideology sentiments  

The tag and metal cogs are available from 


https://craftylane.co.uk/

Handmade clock

 


On June 3 at 8 pm I will be hosting a live from the Crafty Lane Facebook page showing how to make this frame . There  is a kit available as you know from crafty lane here for the grey and white one I will be making  and the pic is above 

https://craftylane.co.uk/product/tracey-rogers-box-frame-fb-live-kit
I have taken this frame a step further to turn it into a clock using stamperia sir vagabond papers and ephemera from
https://in2craft.


A crepe paper rose

 





I love  making flowers using foamIran or paper . Here is a large rose I have made using a really lovely quality Crepe paper


Crepe paper flower

 




Today I am sharing a handmade flower I have made using crepe paper .. florist tape and wire . The crepe paper is by ClaireFontaine and stretches beautifully. .