My Blue Summer House

My Blue Summer House

Monday, 1 November 2010

Wonderful News

Wonderful news I have finally realised my ambition to become a freelance designer.  I have had my first piece of work published in the Docrafts Creativity! magazine issue 24.

Hazel in the Autumn

To create this card I used Stamps: Nutshells Hazel.  Kars Ollyfant Autumn.  Card stock: White hammered, orange, brown.  Papers: DP Doodlebug Designs Inc Fall and Halloween assortment.  Orange, brown, green.  Inks: Memento Tuxedo Black, Cottage Ivy, Summer Sky.  Colouring: Copic markers.  Promarkers.  Dies: Spellbinders Nestabilities Petite Ovals Large.  Sizzix Swirl Decorative #4.  Punches: X-cut flowers. stamen.  Embellishments: Papermania buttons, adhesive gems, bow.  Brown ribbon. 

Hints and Tips
Paper piecing is a good way of using up small scraps of DP papers.

This card was entered into the following challenges:
Nutty Nutshells Challenge: Challenge #27 A recipe.
Moving Along With the Times: Challenge 70 Card for a child.


  1. Absolutely gorgeous and Congrats on your work been published hun :o)
    hugs and xxx

  2. Lovely card, with great autumn colours. Congrats on your piece in the mag too! Well done. Hugs, Claire x

  3. Ohhh Well Done on being Published its great news. Love Hazel in the Autumn what a cute card its super. Thanks for joining in with us on MAWTT this week Hazelxox

  4. this card is stunning! Congrats on being published!! Thanks for joining us at MAWTT! :)


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