Author Archives: Alysha Sheridan

Be Creative

Hello there it Monday so its time for my Dt Post for Thompson Craft Supplies. This week I found a few sheets of gorgeous handmade paper so I got out some of my Thompson Craft Supplies goodies andset to making a little canvas.
Hugs Aly xx

You will need the following 12×12 papers –
AB Studios Rustical Journey Bonus Page
AB Studios Rustical Journey Sheet number 6 Feel It
AB Studios Behind Closed Doors Everyday Bonus Sheet
AB Studios Behind Closed Doors Sheet number 5 Future Memories
AB Studios Stencil id-176
Flowers sprayed the colour of choice
Crackle effect Stamps

Here is a video of how I made it.

Imagine, Believe

Hi there, I am sharing a little coaster I have decorated for the Moodboard Challenge over at Thompson Crafts Supplies Facebook Group, we run one every week starting every Friday, come and join us its so much fun.
Here is my coaster …..

You will need –

MDF Coaster
Crackle Paste
Script Stencil or rub ons
Typed ribbon
Smal key embelishment
Purple paint
Some little paper hearts
Shreddd hessian/straw
Metal embelishments
Heart Pin
Glue Gun

1. Gesso your coaster let dry then spread a little purple paint with your finger, let that dry, then brush a small amount of crackle paste on and dry off.
2. Using a script stencil or rub ons just pop some onto the project to start creating texture and interest.
3. Arrange the embelishments you wish to use to create your design onto the coaster, then when you are happy, using a glue gun, start to glue down your elements.

Hope you enjoyed this little tutorial
Hugs Aly xx

Oh The Places You’ll Go

Here I have created a cute little mixed media house; I was rummaging through my stash and I found this little grey board house and I knew I just has to do something with it!

This is my April DT Piece for Mixed Up Printables
Hugs Aly xx

1. Using wet glue cover the grey board with your chosen paper
2. Edge with Walnut Stain
3. Stencil with the script stencil
4. Smooch a bit of the stencil paste across the card and on the edges
5. Decide on a layout and assemble the piece together using a glue gun


Wet Glue
Glue Gun
Script Stencil
Stencil Paste
Walnut Stain Distress Ink Cheescloth

Printable Sheets –
Travel Words
Please Be Seated
Victorian Scraps – Roses
Victorian Scraps – Borders
Train Travel

Here is a video of how I made it, hugs Aly xx

Lucky Is A State Of Mind

Hi there, hope everyone is safe and well and managing to get lots of lovely crafting done.

Today I am sharing a canvas as Dt for Thompson Crafts Supplies

I have used the following products –

A piece of mount board cut to 7 x 9 inches
AB Studio Gentle Wind 12 x 12 sheet
AB Studio Pink Scents 12 x 12 sheet
Fabrika Decoru Decorative Elements
Tim Holtz Sentiment
Pink Paint
Light Pink Crackle Paint
Selection of white flowers
Pink spray ink
Gold and Pink metallic paint to splatter

Here is the video of how I made it
Hugs Aly xx

Today I am Thankful

With all the uncertainty and anxiety at the moment with the lockdown etc, I am definitley feeling THANKFUL and I thought that could be the theme of my next piece of work. Here I have use a HUGE tag its actually 25cm x12cm so its a big one!

This is my DT project for Thompson Crafts

Hugs Aly xxx

You will need –

Large tag

AB Studios – Amazing Flowers 12 x 12 Sheet

AB Studios – Feel It sheet No 6

Texture Paste

Stencil Black Soot for edging the tag

MDF Hearts

Distress Stain – Fired Brick

Glue gun

Hobbylicious Tangled Twine

Cheese cloth




What you will need to do –

Adhere the Paper to the tag that you would like as the background
Using a stencil, smooch through some texture paste
Using a script stencil and some black soot ink create some interest by inking through with Black Soot Distress Ink
Colour up 2 small mdf hearts with the distress Ink Stain in Fired Brick
Cut out your floral elements that you would like on your tag, I have used AB STUDIO sheet 6 Feel It and Amazing Flowers
Arrange your elements into a pleasing orientation then using a glue gun and wet glue adhere your elements as you wish
Add Sisal and Cheescloth in areas for texture and interest.
Using wet glue in a couple of areas add some glitter for effect too
Finally add a sentiment and ribbon to your tag