Challenge Yourself – Greeting Card

I enjoy card challenges, as it helps expand my creativity. It easy to get stuck in a box of doing the same techniques and same the color schemes, so these challenges help me get outside that box. Check out the challenge page here. Update: Altenew selected me as one of the winners on this challenge.Continue reading “Challenge Yourself – Greeting Card”

Level 2 Final Project – AECP

Lets just get right to it! This is the other half of my final project for level 2. For this part, I was tasked with creating 4 masculine cards with a birthday, love/thinking of you, anniversary, and encouragement theme. I decided to keep the colours scheme simple – dark grey and white. You can seeContinue reading “Level 2 Final Project – AECP”

Impressive Heat Embossing -AECP

Hello again and welcome to the next level 2-class – Impressive Heat Embossing!!! This class was a cinch for me – I will admit, though, when I first started heat embossing, there was a learning curve, and I worried I was wasting my time with this technique. With that said, over time I got muchContinue reading “Impressive Heat Embossing -AECP”

Colour Your Day – AECP

Hey all…welcome back. Lets get to my next class – Color Your Day. This class is about putting the right colors together. I created 2 cards for this class and because I created them on separate days, and I didn’t notice that I was only changing the shades of my colors from one card toContinue reading “Colour Your Day – AECP”

Level 1: Final Challenge – AECP

Hello and welcome! This is my final challenge for level 1. I was tasked with completing two set of cards. One set masculine and the other set feminine. Each set must have a cohesive theme. With this in mind, I wanted to create 2 sets, but also be able to use both sets as oneContinue reading “Level 1: Final Challenge – AECP”

Irresistible Inking Techniques – AECP

This is my last class for Level 1 of the Altenew Academy – Irresistible Inking Techniques. I went through the entire course – watched the videos, and analyzed the the inspiration projects, but then I went back and read the first line of the course introduction; “Stretch the purpose of your ink pads! Learn howContinue reading “Irresistible Inking Techniques – AECP”