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Watercolor Lifting – Day 3

Watercolor Lifting – Day 3

Zoe January 30, 2016 4

Hello Everyone, Yesterday I attempted the ‘Lifting’ technique from the Watercoloring for cardmakers – Intermediate Techniques class, where you drop in your colour and then using a ‘thirsty’ brush you begin to lift the

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Negative painting – Day 3

Negative painting – Day 3

Zoe January 29, 2016 8

Hi Everyone, Boy this week is just one of those weeks that I am grateful to have a hobby that I can escape to. I was recently chatting with a friend about how being

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DoveArt Studio Release Blog Hop

DoveArt Studio Release Blog Hop

Zoe January 28, 2016 19

It’s time for our NEW RELEASE from CCDesigns and DoveArt Studios.   Featuring 9 NEW stamps from DoveArt Studios Collection   We are very excited about each of these new stamps and we know you

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Watercolor Backgrounds are ‘Awesome’!

Watercolor Backgrounds are ‘Awesome’!

Zoe January 27, 2016 4

Hi Everyone, I signed up to the latest Online Card Class called Watercoloring for cardmakers – Intermediate Techniques which has been created by the very talented yet humble Dawn Woleslagle. For the second exercise

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Watercolor Intermediate – OCC Day 1

Watercolor Intermediate – OCC Day 1

Zoe January 27, 2016 4

Hi Everyone, I signed up to the latest Online Card Class called Watercoloring for cardmakers – Intermediate Techniques which has been created by the very talented yet humble Dawn Woleslagle. Dawn begins by explaining

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Australian Flora – New Release & Hop!

Australian Flora – New Release & Hop!

Zoe January 26, 2016 32

Hello and welcome to our first blog hop for 2016. It’s Australia Day today, a day to celebrate everything Australian so we are excited to be sharing a new release of beautifully illustrated Australian

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I love the honeycomb shape

I love the honeycomb shape

Zoe January 6, 2016 1

Hello hello, Thanks for stopping by today. I must say I am loving having an organised room. I just want to create stuff AND put it away afterwards. I even made Jase stand and

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Sweet Angel

Sweet Angel

Zoe January 5, 2016 0

Hello Everyone, Wow 2016 has begun! I’ve been busy reorgansing my craft studio over the holidays and I feel soooo much better knowing that I’ve really sorted through boxes and either found a new

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Elvette Sitting Production Run

Elvette Sitting Production Run

Zoe December 15, 2015 1

Hi Everyone, Yes I have indeed been a busy little beaver over the last couple of days! Talk about pushing yourself to the very last minute! I needed more Christmas cards and so I

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Summer Christmas at the Beach

Summer Christmas at the Beach

Zoe December 15, 2015 0

What? A Summer Christmas? Yup, that’s what we experience all the way over here in the land of OZ! I bet you can’t even imagine it, just like I can’t imagine snow! I release

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Vixen Reindeer Production Run

Vixen Reindeer Production Run

Zoe December 15, 2015 0

Hello Hello, Tired of me yet? teehee I challenged myself to colour as many Vixen Reindeer’s as I could in 30 minutes so they are not my perfect colouring! AND I managed to colour

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Aurora Borealis – Northern Lights Colouring Challenge

Aurora Borealis – Northern Lights Colouring Challenge

Zoe December 15, 2015 0

Hello Hello, Over on the Make it Colourful challenge this month I am challenging you to expand your colouring skills and colour AURORA AUSTRALIS/AURORA BOREALIS background! I was inspired by one of my previous

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CAS Challenge – CUT OUT colour POP!

CAS Challenge – CUT OUT colour POP!

Zoe December 15, 2015 0

Hello hello, This month over on the Clean & Simple challenge we are challenging you to pop some colour behind a cut out. I love the idea of this CAS style of card as

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A few CAS Christmas Cards

A few CAS Christmas Cards

Zoe December 15, 2015 0

Hi Everyone, I’ve been busy making a bunch of Christmas cards with some images I already had coloured. IN this post I’ll share a few of the quick ones I put together. I re-coloured

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Christmas Shaker Card Scene

Christmas Shaker Card Scene

Zoe December 15, 2015 0

Hello Everyone, I’ve been busy catching up, making some last minute Christmas cards to send to our yearly family & friends Christmas list. Luckily I did have a few images already coloured from past

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Masking & Stamping CAS card

Masking & Stamping CAS card

Zoe November 30, 2015 0

Hi Everyone, I had a little fun on Periscope over the last 24 hours, trying to get myself back into the rhythm of not freaking out when I am ‘live’.  I have some samples

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Elvetta – Sneak Peek

Elvetta – Sneak Peek

Zoe November 1, 2015 2

Hi Everyone, I coloured little Elvetta on Periscope the other night (Replay available here) and wanted to share the finished project. She will be available in the Make it Crafty store November 3rd. I

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Fairy Tree House

Fairy Tree House

Zoe November 1, 2015 1

Hi Everyone, Quick post to share the Fairy Tree House I coloured up the other week on Periscope. I coloured this on Periscope (replay available here) as a thank you for reaching 100,000 hearts

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{CASE}ing Kelly Latevola – Giveaway

{CASE}ing Kelly Latevola – Giveaway

Zoe October 29, 2015 1

Hello Everyone, I made this mermaid card to help celebrate the one year anniversary of Kelly Latevola’s {CASE}ing Genius series. Kelly is celebrating on her blog, challenging you to join the fun of Case’ing

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DoveArt Studios Blog Hop Release

DoveArt Studios Blog Hop Release

Zoe October 16, 2015 36

  It’s time for our NEW RELEASE from CCDesigns and DoveArt Studios. Featuring 13 NEW stamps from DoveArt Studios Collection  We are very excited about each of these new stamps and we know you will

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Fairy Bauble on Periscope

Fairy Bauble on Periscope

Zoe October 11, 2015 1

Hello Everyone, Over the last few weeks I have begun to hang out on ‘Periscope’ which has been a lot of fun. I am definitely in my element when I have a chance to

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A Very Fairy Door

A Very Fairy Door

Zoe September 14, 2015 4

Hello Everyone, I wanted to stop in and share a special little fairy I have been colouring with you. This little fairy is called the ‘Pink Fairy’ and she is featured in a very

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CAS Challenge | Shaker Cards

CAS Challenge | Shaker Cards

Zoe July 3, 2015 1

Hi Everyone, This month I’ve asked the CAS Design Team to create shaker cards! They are always so much fun for the recipient. Who can resist shaking a card with things that move?!?! I

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Step by Step – Colouring a Tree

Step by Step – Colouring a Tree

Zoe July 1, 2015 2

Hi Everyone, I did a little step by step in the Make it Crafty Facebook group the other night whilst colouring one of the new tree backgrounds ‘Tree on Hill‘ and I thought I

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CAS Challenge – Masking | New Rubber Stamps

CAS Challenge – Masking | New Rubber Stamps

Zoe June 3, 2015 1

Hello everyone, I am just so proud of my new CAS design team. I have been so inspired by their cards over the last month and feel very lucky to have them on the

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Mask-erade Online Class – Day 1

Mask-erade Online Class – Day 1

Zoe May 29, 2015 0

Hi everyone, I have made a bunch of cards this month but as per usual I have failed to post them here. No excuses – just doesn’t hit the top of my priority list

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Experimenting with Digital Painting

Experimenting with Digital Painting

Zoe April 8, 2015 20

Hi Everyone, I’ve always wanted to experiment ‘properly’ with digital painting in Photoshop but for some reason, each time I would try, I would do a lame attempt and wouldn’t give it the patience

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Trudie’s Surprise Birthday Hop

Trudie’s Surprise Birthday Hop

Zoe April 3, 2015 7

Happy 40th Birthday Trudie!! A special blog hop just for you gorgeous lady from all your adoring friends. I hope this day is super special and that the year ahead will be filled with

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Spring Card in a Box

Spring Card in a Box

Zoe March 30, 2015 6

Hi Everyone, Every time I see one of these Card in the Box cards I say, “I want to make one of those!” and I’ve just never got around to it until recently I

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Saturated Canary Colouring Challenge

Saturated Canary Colouring Challenge

Zoe March 26, 2015 7

Hi Everyone, I have been colouring a lot lately as I am working on a new colouring tutorial. Yay! But it is certainly draining away all my energy. I certainly don’t make things easy

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