dinsdag 19 november 2019

Santa's Helper

Hello everyone,

Today i show you a page of my Art Journal

I saw this page from Vicky Papaioannouy  and i love it so much so i thought i give it a try to make it too.

And it was fun to do.


vrijdag 15 november 2019

Christmas card from last year

Hello everyone,

I show your a card from last year, because the cards from this year i can not show you yet. 
Friends and family are not getting them.

I hope you all like this one already.

Hugs Astrid

zaterdag 26 oktober 2019

Halloween tag with Textured Mushrooms

Hello Everyone,

Today i show you a Halloween tag as Guest Designer of

I used a normal tag an glue some paper on it, then i put Distress Oxide Mustard Seed, Carved Pumpkin and Vintage Photo on it,and the edges with Walnut Stain.

The Ruler is paper from Tim Holtz. And the bone hand too.

I used the Textured Mushrooms which you can find   HERE 
The leaves dies is from my stash. The poison, warning and the spider are from internet.

I hope you like it.


vrijdag 11 oktober 2019

Mixed Media with Mushrooms

Hi Everyone,

Today i show you a new Mixed Media project as Guest Designer of 

I used ceveral colours of Distress Ink and blend them together.
Also a lot of stamps from my stash with different motives.

The Textured Mushrooms you can find  HERE

The Acorns are also in the stamp set.
The text i used is from the Grungy Butterflies.

I hope you like it.

Dont forget to take part of the challenge for this month on the blog.

This card take part of the challenge of "Lost Coast Designs", you can find the link HERE


dinsdag 1 oktober 2019

Guest Designer Rubber Dance

This month i am the Guest Designer for Rubber Dance Stamps.
And at the 1st of October started a new challenge with the colours you see  below.

I have make this card for the challenge.
I used the Textured Mushrooms and make a Mixed Media project with it.
The mushrooms you can find   here

As you can see i used the leaves as well. Also the stamp is from that stamp set.
I coloured the Mushrooms and the leaves with watercolour paint.

The background i did with a little plastic bag and the Watercolour Markers from our local store. They work perfect.
Some letters from Tim Holtz and a dies.

I hope you like it.


woensdag 17 juli 2019

Vintage card

Hello Everyone,

Today i show you a card which i make for a big man, who is celebrate his birthday.

I used a stamp from Joy crafts and the dies is also from this company. I embossed them with coper powder.

The had you see is from a stamp set from Tim Holtz.

The background i played with my watercolours.

I hope you like him.


vrijdag 5 juli 2019

Two new cards with watercolour markers


Yesterday i tested some new watercolour markers. They are very cheap so i thought, maby its nothing.

BUT.......... I make the first one with the kiss Technic.
Some marker on your craft sheet and water and then slightly kiss the paper with the watercolour.

Put some butterflies on it and some text. Also used embossing powder (gold) and some splatters. I used a few stamps and colours for the finishing touch.

Then nr 2.

Same technic, same things i say above.

Hope you like them, i do and for the water colour markers a BIG 10.


woensdag 24 april 2019

A card for a friend

Yesterday i make a card for a friend of us.
I used a vintage stamp.
Also i used different kind of colours of Distress ink and some water.

I hope you like it.


vrijdag 12 april 2019

12 Tags of Christmas Tim Holtz

Today i made a 12 tags of Christmas tag from Tim Holtz.

I used distress ink Vintage Photo, Tea Dey,Peeled Paint and Fired Brick.

The stamp is from a local store and de S and Snowflake i make with my Cricut.

Fun to do, to learn all the technics Mr.Tim does.

See you next time.


dinsdag 2 april 2019


Today is my Husbands birthday and i make him a card, as always.

I use the Hipsters from Tim Holtz, its so funny to make this card.
I used different Distress inkt, and the background i make with watercolour.
Some stamps from my stash and Here you go you have a card.

My husband liked it.


zondag 31 maart 2019

Week 5 Art Journeling

Hello everyone,

This is week 5 of the 52 week challenge of Journal With Me.

This week was the challenge  Aquarel.
So i make this piece.

I love to do this kind of journaling.

I hope you liked it. 


vrijdag 29 maart 2019

I am Back

Hello everyone,

I am back with my blog. Last year i quit all my Dt's and i was going to do other things. So i do now art journaling and mixed media.
I show you my work i already showed at my Facebook.

This is an peace of art i make for the 52 week challenge at Journal with Me.

I hope you like it.


vrijdag 1 februari 2019

Valentine tag


I Make a tag with a lovely cute stamp.

This tag has flowers behind the stamp and that paper i used with modpodge.
Some cute little stamps with hearts  and some flowers from my stash.

This tag will be taken part of the challenge at Craft Stamper Magazine.

I hope you like it.


Challenge Book Of Me

I am making this for a challenge Book of Me. Only the things i like .
Here is the first one.
"Facts about me"

I used paper from the month kit of DLS Design. I have the kit "Pocket Page"
Also used stamps and behind i used Distress ink of Tim Holtz with a lot of water.

I hope you like it.