Frosty Winter

For the upcoming Through The Craftroom Door Magazine- Jan/Feb issue, we have a fun challenge on upcycling.

We’ve altered a chocolate box with a drawer to hold tags, cards, etc.. We also made two mixed media tags to go with it :)!

Here’s a look:


We were inspired by the Words & Paintery December Challenge and our submitting our creation fro the challenge:

We’ve also used Lindy’s Sprays in our tags- Frozen Jack Frost, Sidewalk Chalk, Steel Shimmer, Whale Watch Blue and Blazing Black and we’re playing along Lindy’s Christmas Tag-a-long.


We’re back with some inspiration for the Through The Craftroom Door- Anything Goes  Weekly Challenge.

Today our sponsor is

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So, if you have the time, come and take a look. There is always an inspiration to be found among my many different features. I’d love for you to pop by and visit me. I hope you have a blast!

We’ve used the Trick or Treat Collection and created a Layout and a Card!

Here’s a look at the layout:


We’re linking this creation to:

More than Words December Challenge– We’ve used a picture of our family, and the number 4 as an embellishment. We’ve also stamped numbers on our background!


Here’s a look at the card, we created with the same papers!IMG_6103


Looking forward to your participation!

Walking in a Winter Wonderland

We’re back with another mixed media card:)!

We’ve been wanting to create a Purple-White- Silver Winter/Christmas project and we finally ended up making this card!

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We were inspired by the following challenges and have submitted this creation at:

13 Arts Challenge #61 – Our Favourite Christmas song- “Walking in a Winter Wonderland”; 13 Arts supplies we used- Art Inspired Paper Pack, Bubbles Stencil by Marta and Gold Glitter Twig.

Snip Art Challenge #34– Inspired by the colours and glitter


Winter Wonderland

Today we’re back with a mixed media layout, continuing with the Christmas Spirit.

We’ve used the fabulous Mandala Mania stamp from Mama Makes for this layout. Check out their blog and store.

Here’s a look at it:

Mama Makes Layout


We’re inspiring you to play along with Let’s Get Sketchy mid-month Challenge as well, here’s a look at the sketch:

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We have a quick tutorial for this as well:

We were also inspired by the following challenge and our submitting our project to:

Cuts2Luv December Challenge– inspired by the colour combo, embellishments-sequins, technique-layering and photo-decorations.

Stamplorations Mixed Media Challenge 

Creative Embellishments December Challenge – inspired by the winter wonderland picture.

Learning to Fly

Today we’re back with a Mixed Media Card. This project is all about, layers, textures, depth and elements. This sure will make you believe in magic and make you want to fly!

Here’s a look at the card:



We were inspired by the following challenges and are submitting our creation to:

7 Dots Studio November Challenge- Favourite Animal/Pet– We love butterflies and had to incorporate them. We’ve used the Verano Azul Collection

Mixed Media Place November Challenge– We were inspired by the colours, feathers and the flowers of the board. Also by the magical, mystical feel of the board.

Dusty Attic December Challenge– We were inspired by the colours and flowers of the board. We’ve used the Fish Net Panel, Scroll Set 1 and Flutterbies #3

Mixed Media & Art November Challenge- Mysterious– We were inspired by the colours and the mysterious theme of the board.

Stamplorations Mixed Media Challenge 

Christmas Tags

Today we’re back with another Christmas Project.

We’ve created a set of two traditional mixed media tags. These make great gifts for the festive season.

Here’s a look at our tags


We were inspired by a few challenges for this one:

ScrapsnPieces December Challenge- It’s Christmas Time Baby– inspired by the colours and board

Canvas Corp Brands December Challenge- Christmas Wish #ccbchallenge- inspired by the board- “All I want for Christmas is… joy and cheer”

Lindy’s December Challenge– we were inspired by the Red and Green and used the following Sprays- Rizzo’s Rowdy Red, Rudolph’s Nose Red, Cathedral Pines Green, Golden Doubloons; Embossing Powder- Caesar’s Gold, Cuckoo Clock Cardinal and Tannenbaum Green Gold. Our snowflake is a chippie :)!

Words & Paintery November Challenge

Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge- Gift It




Make a Wish

Today we’re at the Mama Makes Blog with inspiration using Mama Makes Stamps.

Here’s a look at the Journal Page we created-



Supplies used:

Mama Makes Make A Wish Stamp
Mont Marte Modelling Paste
Tim Holtz- Dots Fade Stencil
CrafTreat Mandala Stencil
Gold Embossing Powder
Lindy’s Sprays- Prima Donna Purple, Urban Amethysand Tibetan Poppy Teal
Sweet Dixie- Unicorn Stamp
Black String
Nuvo Soft Lilac Embossing Powder
Nuvo Raspberry Pink Crystal Drops
White Cardstock
Archival Ink Jet Black
Kaisercraft Artsy Stamp
Finnabair- Bubbles Stamp

We’re submitting this project for:

Mixed Media Place November Challenge– inspired by the colours, flowers and the magical feel of the board.

Stamplorations Mixed Media Challenge