Dec 31, 2022

Favourite Projects of 2022

 Hi Craftypeeps,

Heading towards 2023 and I take up this moment to thank all souls out there who took out time to like, comment on all my projects over my blog here and in other social media links.

Your words mean a lot to me and that is the driving force into my craft passion.

Sharing here few of my projects in different interests as favourite 9s in collages.

First collage showcases my Watercoloring Interest :) 

All the projects are for Altenew for their Guest Designing.

This showcases my Pencil coloring / Alcohol marker coloring interest :)  All from Altenew products.

These showcases Wax pencils and Pastel pencils projects :)

This showcases Embossing Folder fun :) 

Some EF are inkblended, loaded with wax, colored with Gouache, wax pencils, watercolored etc., to make it a focal panel.
This showcases my Favourite PowerPoppy Projects :) 

This showcases my TFC Designer Projects :) 

This collage showcases my Digital illustration in Procreate :)  This year, I invested to develop the skills and gonna work more on that in forth coming days.

Hope you like as much as I love it!

Wishing you all my blog visitors, fellow bloggers a Fabulously Wonderful & Blessed New Year 2023

Happy Crafting!

Thanks for stopping by!

Dec 30, 2022

HeartFelt Thanks | Altenew

 Hiya Friends,

Sharing here a Floral card as my last card for this year 2022.

Thanks so much for sharing love and affection over here with all your comments.

Over to my card,

  • Stamped a floral spray from Altenew Castle Garden in watercolor cardstock using Memento Black ink to attempt Watercoloring.
  • Used Altenew Woodless Watercolor pencils to do watercoloring here.
  • The colored images are diecut using co-ordinating die set and foam mounted onto a focal base, dry embossed with Altenew Hosta 3D Embossing Folder
  • Then the focal panel is foam mounted on to Olive green A2 sized top fold card base.
  • The scripty 'Thanks'  diecut from Altenew is added using liquid glue.
Hope you like it! 

Thank you for stopping by! I truly appreciate your time and encouragement here on my blog and instagram (@sathyakala.23) as well.

Crafty Hugs :) 

Dec 26, 2022

CAS Floral Card | Altenew

Hi Crafty peeps,

Am here today to share the card made for Altenew's Year in Review BlogHop.

Featuring CYLPK Dynamic Blossoms | BAG Magnificent Branch (For Sentiment) | Artist Markers Set 3

Over to my card,


  • Stamped the floral spray from CYLK Dynamic Blossoms on to Starthmore Toned Gray sketch paper using Antique Linen DI.
  • Colored using Altenew's Artist markers Set 3.
  • Splashed generously with White Calligraphy ink.
  • Sentiment is stamped from BAG Magnificent Branch.
  • Trimmed the focal panel and mounted onto a Off white A2 sized card base using foam adhesives.
  • Few clear droplets added for interest. 
Thank you for stopping by! I truly appreciate your time and encouragement here on my blog and instagram (@sathyakala.23) as well.

Crafty Hugs :) 

Dec 22, 2022

Altenew: A Year In Review: Crafters’ Edition Blog Hop #2 + Giveaway

Hi Crafty Peeps, 

Greetings and Welcome All!

Am SO honoured and humbled to join this year Altenew's A Year in Review BlogHop with such talented artists. Thanks SO much Altenew for this Awesome Opportunity. This is such an amazing year to play with Altenew goodies as Guest Designer and joining them now in their Awesome Year end Blog Hop too.

                                             You must be here from lovely Donna Walls

                                            SO Stoked to share this graphic with you all !! 

These 4 projects are done for Altenew Guest Designing and these showcases my No-line Watercoloring. 

Made a simple CAS card using Toned Gray sketch paper for today's Blog Hop. 

Featuring CYLPK Dynamic Blossoms | BAG Magnificent Branch (For Sentiment) | Artist Markers Set 3

 And am adding few more projects just as a reminder to myself about how wonderful this year has been. And of course, a reminder of how kind and generous Altenew has been to me this year.


                                                                 Card  & Bookmark

Featuring Mini Delight Cupcake Stamp & Die Set | Fancy Kisses Stamp set | Altenew Crisp Dye inks


Featuring Castle GardenFancy Greetings (For Sentiment)


Featuring BAF Belladonna Lily Stamp & Die SetClassy Stripes Stencil | Woodless Watercolor pencils


Featuring PAF Anemone

Hope you all like my projects which showcases mainly of my interests in Watercoloring, Pencil coloring and Alcohol marker coloring. 

Giveaway Prizes

Over $500 in total prizes! Altenew is giving away a $100 gift card to 1 lucky winner, 3 $50 gift cards, and 27 $10 gift cards. Winners will be chosen from both blog hop #1 and blog hop #2. Please leave a comment on the Altenew Card Blog HERE by 12/28/2022 for a chance to win. 


(Feel free to share your favorite projects using #Altenew and #AltenewBest2022 when you share blog hop projects on social media. Don’t forget to tag Altenew!)

Wait, there's MORE!


We would also LOVE to see YOUR favorite handmade cards, layouts, home decor, etc. featuring Altenew products! Feel free to share them on social media or on your blog using the hashtag #AltenewBest2022. You may also add a link at Altenew's blog.


FOUR lucky crafters will each win a $15 gift certificate to our store! Winners will be announced on the Altenew Winners Page on 12/30/2022. We are looking forward to seeing your beautiful creations!

Next you can head on to Ishani's blog for more awesome inspirations.

Thank you so much for stopping by and spending some time today as well as through this year. 
I truly appreciate your comments and encouragement here on my Blog and Instagram (@sathyakala.23)
as well.

Crafty Hugs :) 

Dec 19, 2022

Floral Thank you card | Bountiful Bouquet | Altenew

 Hi ya Friends,

Am here today to share a Floral Thank you card using Altenew's Bountiful Bouquet Stamp & Die Set.

Did No line watercoloring with Wet on Wet technique. It's one of my favourite way to colour the stamped images.

Over to my card,

The colors for this card, are inspired from Altenew September 2022 Challenge.

  • Stamped the Altenew's Bountiful Bouquet outline image on to a Canson Montval CP watercolor cardstock using DI Antique Linen to attempt No line watercoloring. This time, did Wet on Wet technique using Karin Brushmarkers Pro.
  • After coloring, die cut the colored image using co-ordinating die set.
  • Splashed generously with White Calligraphy ink.
  • Added the die cut image onto a Off-white White A2 sized top fold cardbase using liquid adhesive.
  • Sentiment from same stamp set, is white heat embossed on to black cs and die cut using Altenew's Fine Frames Banner Die set.
  • Sentiment is added as shown using liquid adhesive.
Hope you like it!

I appreciate you stopping by!
Like to see  more of my projects, do give a follow over on my Instagram (@sathyakala.23) and or follow my blog if you haven't already.

Crafty Hugs :) 

Lining this card to 

Dec 5, 2022

Holiday Digi | Health & Happiness | PowerPoppy

 Hiya Crafty Peeps,

Am here today with a Watercolored Floral card for the season.

Watercolored this beautiful digital stamp Health and Happiness from PowerPoppy, illustrated wonderfully by Marcella.

Over to my card,

  • Printed the Power Poppy digital stamp onto Canson Montaval Watercolor cardstock in grey tone to attempt No line watercoloring.
  • Watercolored using Prima Art Philosophy : The Classics half pan set
  • Die cut the focal panel using MFT largest stitched die set.
  • Generally splashed White calligraphy ink masking few areas.
  • Then added onto a blue A2 sized cardbase, which was matted with a blue patterned paper.
  • Finally added gold liquid pearls in different sizes as accents.
Hope you like it! 
I appreciate you stopping by!

Like to see more of my projects, do give a follow over on my Instagram (@sathyakala.23) and/or follow my blog of you haven't already.

Crafty Hugs :) 

Dec 4, 2022

The Flower Challenge #75 Christmas | PowerPoppy

 Hi Bloggy Buddies,

Am back with a floral card for the new challenge at The Flower Challenge Blog - Christmas

As always focus should be Florals and for this simple theme, add anything your heart desires and make a Joyful Christmassy card. There isn't any reminder posts this time from us, so enjoy making and link in as much cards as possible. 

Over to my card,

  • For my card, Printed PowerPoppy Digital image : Joy to the World in grey tone to attempt No line watercoloring.
  • Watercolored using Prima Art Philosophy: The Classics half pan set.
  • Splashed liberally with White Calligraphy ink.
  • Trimmed and added Patterned paper stripes and then foam mounted on Olive green A2 sized Cardbase.
Hope you like it!

Do hop to  The Flower Challenge Blog to see the Wonderful Inspirations churned by Guest Designer and my Awesome Team mates.

Thanks for stopping by!
Happy Crafting!!