Hello and welcome to The Daring Cardmakers blog!
We are a team of card-makers from the UK and mainland Europe, 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!
Hi everyone, Gez here with a brand NEW dare for you this week.
A BIG Thank You to everyone who played along last week.
I am delighted to be your hostess this week and I would like you to share your favourite
quote/sentiment with us but also, why not spice things up and challenge
yourself to try something new or refresh an old technique you haven't
used in a while.... it could be fun!
Thanks to everyone who played along with last week's colour combo challenge. We got to see some lovely fresh cards. Weren't those colours great?
It's Svenja here and I'd like to challenge your inspiration and fantasy a little this week. My theme for you is
Out of this World
I'd like to see some cards that feature characters who simply are out of this world - think angels, demons, ghosts, dragons, wolpertingers, superheroes, unicorns... whatever comes to your mind! No idea yet? Just have a look at the Design Team's wonderfully varied creations: Natty
Thanks for taking
part in last week’s challenge and showing us some great ways of making and
It’s Miri here and
autumn is my favourite season!
If you like it busy
and loud all the wine and beer festivals around here are the perfect place to
be. If you like it more quiet and relaxed I think that nature, and especially
forests, have a lot to offer at the moment.
I want you to be inspired by an
You can use autumnal forest
colours on your cards or feature anything you can find in a forest like leaves,
forest animals, mushrooms, nuts, trees (at least three so that it’s a small
forest rather than just a tree :-))
Go to your nearest forest for some inspiration or have
a look at the cards of the Design Team members.