Hello and welcome to The Daring Cardmakers blog!
We are a team of card-makers from the UK, mainland Europe and India who'll try to inspire and encourage you to make some wonderful cards.
Every Friday at about 10am UK time, one of our design team will post a new dare/challenge, along with our creations to get you inspired.
So go on, give it a try - we dare you!
Leave us a comment with a link to your card so that we can view your lovely creations too!
Friday, August 26, 2016
Welcome to our last dare of August!
Goodness me, the month has flown by - thank you to everyone who played along with Svenja's Raspberry and Lime dare last week!
It's Nat here, and this week I'm challenging the design team and you to feature Wonderful Woodgrain patterns on your cards as a focal element.
You can experiment with textures using dry embossing, heat embossing, embossing paste and stencils, or use woodgrain patterns and stamped backgrounds. Whatever you fancy!
To get you started, here are some ideas from the design team: