Halloween card #6

Hello friends, this card was a lot of fun, as I am experimenting with colors and inks, stamps and embellishments, I am learning new things every week that goes by. The products I have used for this card all come from Tim Holtz collection, I love them. First step was choosing the paper, I haveContinue reading “Halloween card #6”

Halloween Card #5

Hey there! This card came out from a mistake. I was going to start a Christmas card and experimenting with colors, playing with paper and textures, mixing Tim Holtz Distress Oxide and Distress ink pads. For this I used Vintage Photo and Mustard Seed Distress Oxide, Vintage Photo and Candied Apple Distress Ink, for meContinue reading “Halloween Card #5”

Halloween card #4

Welcome to the house of the renowned world entomologist Mr & Mrs Bugs, it’s October 31st, they are world travelers! Again this card was a lot of fun but a little challenging , but I finished anyways and I am very pleased with it. I took two very heavy pieces of card stock and coveredContinue reading “Halloween card #4”

Antique Samplers

Since I was a little girl I have loved hand embroidery , Samplers are my favorites, I saw a few at an antique show years ago and I fell in love with them, knowing already how to stitch I decided to make some for my house! The samplers you see down below are just fewContinue reading “Antique Samplers”

Mandala Drawings

Mandalas are spiritual circles and non, drawings, using your imagination and geometrical shapes you form a beautiful design. I add organic shapes in them, like a doodle, just to make them not too strong for the eye. For me drawing is a form of meditation, I find it very relaxing. I can only draw thisContinue reading “Mandala Drawings”

Temari balls

Wanted to add this post because as stated in my introduction, I create art and craft in every way possible, thanks for visiting my blog! A Temari Ball is a form of art first born in China, after a period of time Japan took over and from that point on it was magic. First createdContinue reading “Temari balls”

Halloween Card #3

This card was a lot of fun! My imagination runs wild as I’m practicing, I have used a black envelope, sprayed some distress oxide on it, and distress mica spray, cut two strips of a book page and sprayed those too, as these items were drying I focused on the page I glued on theContinue reading “Halloween Card #3”

Halloween card #2

This is a tag for a present for those who are born close to Halloween season, it can also be used in junk journals , same method as #cardnumber1 , you ca read my prior post, here though I glued the paper and also stitched it, with a blender brush I stained the stitching withContinue reading “Halloween card #2”

Halloween card #1

What I did here is, glueing two cards together , spray them with #timholtz distress oxide sprays, add stamping for the window, bats, lady in the back and everything you see in black, I have cut the window with an exacto knife and created curtains cut from vellum paper, on the stamps I added embossingContinue reading “Halloween card #1”

Creating with me…

by Alessandra Veronesi Hey there! Hi, I am Alessandra, mother of two wonderful boys, passionate about photography , art in general, drawing Mandalas, Temari balls, embroidery ,woodwork , and lately scrapbooking, making my own paper, cards, ephemera, junk journals, and everything that has to do with paper. I love creating and a challenge. Creating isContinue reading “Creating with me…”