With it being 30 Days Wild this month I wanted to attempt a papercraft which had a nod to the natural world, and when I found these paper hyacinths on One Little Project's blog. You can find the full tutorial here. I knew I had to try making one for June to go along with this … Continue reading Paper Hyacinths
My current favourite thing to make are these origami/paper beetles. I've been wanting to make some more bugs for a while now, after I first made the little bee which you can see in the header image above, and when I searched for some new tutorials online I found a whole treasure trove of them! … Continue reading Paper Beetles!
First of all a big thank you to the lovely Jasmine from Thoughts From Jasmine who kindly tagged me for the Liebster Awards 2017! Head over to Jasmine's blog to see her original answers here and make sure to check out the rest of Jasmine's blog too, for some really interesting posts, one of the recent … Continue reading The Liebster Awards 2017!
First of all I have to thank the lovely Sarah over at Whimsical Mumblings for tagging me in The Sunshine Blogger Quiz, I always enjoy doing these! Make sure to head over to Sarah's blog to see her answers here and make sure to check out Sarah's blog as well, one of my favourite posts … Continue reading The Sunshine Blogger Quiz
March is finally here and after what has been a busy but lovely start to the month I'm definitely moving into springtime mode now! I spotted the first few daisies out on the lawn last week and the skies have been staying lighter past 4:30pm, which is always a sure sign that the warmer months … Continue reading A Mountain Sunset
Early in February I posted about a paper rose I made from Red Ted Art's tutorial here, and a few weeks ago I found another very cute DIY tutorial for some brilliant spider mums, which I want to share with you all today. Especially as spring is fast approaching now. I found this tutorial via Live … Continue reading A Paper Spider Mum!
I shared this little watercolour over on Facebook about a week ago and knew I had to share it here too. As you know, by now, I love wildlife, especially birds, and whenever I'm looking for inspiration my mind general goes straight to the natural world. I've already done a fair few paintings of toucans … Continue reading Little Emerald Toucanet
Using natural objects as bases for a canvas is one of my favourite things, so a couple of years ago when I came across painting on pebbles and rocks, I was hooked. I've tried my hand at a sharpie mandala before, and have even written the word calm on one of my pebbles to use … Continue reading The Painted Ladybird
I was tagged by the lovely Sarah from Whimsical Mumblings to give my full answers to what I think is a very original and interesting tag. I love films, I love talking about films and I love getting lost in a storyline, and I spent many a night while I was at university discussing films … Continue reading Movie Based On Your Life Tag!
I made this little decorative origami map heart over the weekend, and with it being Valentine's Day tomorrow I thought it was only appropriate to share it for this week's crafty post, and it uses one of my favourite things - maps! If you've been with me for a while now you may have seen … Continue reading Decorative Origami Map Heart