Kind Heart Card Kit

Hi, friends. I’m back today with more inspiration using THIS card kit form Simon Says Stamp. (Click HERE to see a previous post with more inspiration using this kit.) I decided to make a shaped card for something fun and unexpected. I die-cut the largest die from THIS heart die set…once from a folded note card and once from a piece of card stock. I made sure to let the die hang off the...

Interactive Mother’s Day Card

Hi there, crafty friends. Today’s card share is an interactive Mother’s Day Card… I started by die-cutting THIS butterfly die a few times out of a piece of THIS kraft card stock. I backed the openings with an alcohol inked piece. I white heat embossed a sentiment from THIS stamp set and finished off the design with a sprinkling of THESE. I adhered the panel on to a piece of THIS card stock. I...

Simon Says Stamp May 2018 Card Kit

Hello, crafty friends. Today’s card features products from THIS new card kit by Simon Says Stamp. There are some beautiful patterned papers in this month’s kit. I stamped one of the yellow ombre pieces with the sentiment from one of the stamp sets included in the kit. The stamp sets are available for individual purchase HERE and HERE. I die-cut one of the floral patterns with THIS and THIS stitched die, creating a window...

Simon Says Stamp Fluttering By Release Blog Hop

Hello, crafty friends. I’m taking part in a fun blog hop today in celebration of Simon Says Stamp’s newest release. You can view the entire release HERE. I created a clean and simple card set using some of the new products.┬áTHIS stamp set is so adorable and I thought it paired nicely with THIS new stamp set. I started by die-cutting several panels out of white card stock using THIS die. I stamped the...

More Simon Says Stamp Fluttering By Release Inspiration

Hi, crafty friends. I’m back today with more inspiration using another picture book die from THIS new release. (If you missed yesterday’s post, click HERE.) THIS new lion picture book die is so cute. I thought it would be perfect for a little boy card. I die-cut it from THIS and THIS card stock. I made sure to cut the mane of the lion three times to give it some dimension and used THIS...

Simon Says Stamp Fluttering By Release

  Hi, crafty friends. Today’s card uses a few new products from THIS new release by Simon Says Stamp. I’m a big fan of the Picture Book Animals. Simon has added a few more to their collection in this release. THIS Otter, THIS Squirrel, and THIS Lion. For today’s card, I die-cut the Otter twice and adhered them to a background piece cut with THIS die. I used THIS on the eyes and nose...

Personalized Birthday Month Cards

Hi, crafty friends. Today’s cards features THIS bubble tracker stamp set. This product is intended for planner use, but I wanted to share how you can use it to make personalized birthday month cards… First, I stamped the geometric pattern multiple times to cover a background. I stamped the inside of the design with coordinating images. I used a variety of rainbow ink colors to create my own pattern paper. I used my MISTI...

Distress Oxide Ombre Backgrounds

Hi, crafty friends. Today’s cards feature backgrounds created with Distress Oxide Inks… I haven’t played with them in awhile so I thought I would break them out to create a couple of ombre backgrounds. Anytime I work with these inks, I like to use THIS cardstock. It makes blending effortless and saves time. I started by die-cutting each panel using THIS die. I taped the sides of the die with THIS to protect the...

Stitching on Cards

Hi, crafty friends. I have a confession to make. I am addicted to stitching on cards. I found it to be relaxing while I’m watching t.v. or when I’m a passenger in the car. I’ve made several cards but thought I’d share these mini cards today… I started by die-cutting THIS tag three times from white cardstock. If you’re having any trouble removing the die-cut holes, try using THIS metal shim in your big...

2018 Autism Awareness Blog Hop

Hi, crafty friends. Today’s post is extra special to me. Today is World Autism Awareness Day and I’m taking part in the Autism Awareness Blog Hop to celebrate my son. My son (Aiden) was diagnosed two years ago with Autism and it has changed our lives. While Aiden may face challenges on a daily basis, his challenges do not define him. He is a very smart, funny, and affectionate six year old that lights...