Tag Archives : Fiona Paltridge

Grungy Trio by Fiona Paltridge


Hello my 7 Dot Studio friends, Fiona here with you today with a little trio I have made using the gorgeous new collection “Dreamscapes”. The little trio was inspired by the uber talented DeeDee Catron, our illustrious designer here at 7 Dots Studio. DeeDee makes these little trio’s all the time and I’ve been wanting to try my own for…

Stretch your Imagination by Fiona Paltridge


Hello 7 Dots friends, Fiona here with you today to share a little journal page I have created using the new “Dreamscapes” collection. I am so excited about these two new ranges …. it was so hard to decide which one to play with first but the tags from the “Dreamscapes” collection just called to me. They are so gorgeous.…

Friends by Fiona Paltridge


Hello everyone, Fiona here with you today to share a little layout I have created using the fabulous “Cotton Candy Dreams” collection from 7 Dots Studio. I wanted to make an orange layout with the papers. I had made lots of mint coloured ones and some mint and orange ones but I hadn’t yet explored a single monochromatic orange from…

Zig-zag by Fiona Paltridge


Hello my gorgeous 7 Dots Studio friends. Today I have a little step by step tutorial for you on how I used up my scrap paper in my art journal. I began by smearing a little bit of heavy gesso over the page. Next you can choose a spray, pigment powder or watercolour to add the first coordinating colour. The…

Run wild by Fiona Paltridge


Hello 7 Dots lovelies! Fiona here with you again to share an abstract art style layout using the beautiful elements from the “Cotton Candy Dreams” collection. I started this background with a very abstract idea in mind using lots of wet mediums like texture paste, acrylic paint and gesso. Once the background dried i added some stamping and die cut…

March Challenge: Altered Art – Beyond the page


We all love making different types of beautiful cards and layouts, who doesn’t. This month we want to do something a little different so we challenged our design team and want to challenge you to create an Altered Art project. Will it be a accessory, blank canvas or an ornament you own that you think would use some more colour…

Epic poet by Fiona Paltridge


Hello 7 Dots fans, Fiona here with you today to share a little collage piece I have made and framed to put on display using the gorgeous “Writer’s Block” collection. I began with a little 6×8″ piece of the Sincerely paper that I trimmed down from the original 12×12 piece so it would fit nicely in my frame. I wanted…

Art journal spread by Fiona Paltridge


Hello everyone … Fiona here with you today to share an art journal spread I have created using the “Writer’s Block” collection. I love the vintage black and browns in this collection and I wanted to see if I could make a grungy art journal page with them. I began by layering some of the tags on the background across…