Birthday Bears Card

Hello again, crafty friends. I’m back with a fun birthday card to share… I started by stamping the Gift Boxes Background using gray ink on gray cardstock for a tone-on-tone look. I used a gray Copic Marker to add a little shading for added interest. I stamped and Copic colored the images from the Birthday Bears stamp set. I used the coordinating dies to cut them out and adhered them to the background. I...

Even More Let’s Chill Release Inspiration

Howdy, crafty friends. I have a mini slimline card to share that features a unique inlaid die-cutting technique… I started by stamping the images and sentiment from the Beachy Keen stamp set using black pigment ink and adding clear heat embossing on top and heat setting. I used the coordinating dies to cut them out. Next, I die-cut the Mini Slimline Lattice die from distress watercolor cardstock and swiped on three colors of Distress...

More Let’s Chill Release Inspiration

Hello, crafty friends. I have a slimline card to share today featuring THIS new stamp set… I started by creating the background. I cut a slimline panel from yupo paper and applied a variety of blue alcohol inks to it along with rubbing alcohol to resemble a sky. I stamped and Copic colored the images from the Soaring Birthday stamp set and used the coordinating dies to cut them out. I adhered the images...

SSS Let’s Chill Release Blog Hop

Hello, crafty friends. I’m excited to be part of THIS Blog Hop celebrating THIS new release. I have two cards to share featuring THIS new stamp set… I started by creating the background with the Sunburst Die. I die-cut it three times from cardstock and once from vellum. I adhered them all together with the vellum piece on top. I applied yellow and orange ink on top of the vellum and made an impression...

Let’s Chill Release

Hello again, crafty friends. Simon Says Stamp has a new release HERE and today’s card features the Beach Hut stamp set. To create this card, I ink blended a slimline background using Distress Oxide inks. I sprayed it with shimmer spritz to add some more texture. I die-cut the piece using the Slimline Marquee die. I adhered it to a white slimline note card. I added a strip of neenah desert storm cardstock along...

You Shine Card Kit

Hello, crafty friends. Today’s card features THIS new card kit from Simon Says Stamp… To create this card, I started by creating the background. I cut small strips of the kit’s patterned paper and adhered them together to create a whole new pattern. I die-cut the piece using a rectangle stitched background die. I cut two arches die from the pattern piece. I stamped the sentiment and lemon image from the kit’s stamp set...

Reverse Confetti Birthday Card

Hi, crafty friends. I have a fun birthday card to share today… To create this card, I die-cut the Folklore Cover Panel from white cardstock. I stamped the sentiment from the Birthday Buddies Banter stamp set along the bottom using black pigment ink. I die-cut several pieces of colored cardstock from the Large Rainbow Circle die and stamped the flower image on top from the Wildflowers stamp set using clear ink. I stamped the...

Simple Grad Card

Hello there, crafty friends. I have a simple graduation cards to share today… I started by stamping the images from the Hats Off stamp set and a sentiment from the Grad Party stamp set on a white panel. I inked some clouds over it using a Cloud stencil with Tumbled Glass Distress Oxide ink. I colored the images using Copic Markers. I adhered it to a red note card and added small black strips...

Reverse Confetti June 2022 Creative Hop

Hello again, crafty friends. I’m excited to be a part of THIS Blog Hop. My card features products from THIS release… VIDEO I also have a video on how I created this card along with tips for conquering creative block! You can watch the video on how I created this card HERE or click on the video below… To create this card,  I started by die-cutting the Folklore Cover Panel from white cardstock. I love...

Alcohol Ink Strips

Hello again, crafty friends. Last week, I shared some alcohol inked cards HERE and HERE and I had a lot of good leftover pieces left over… So, I cut them into strips… …and adhered them one on top of the other to create a background… I added an older Summer die-cut on top cut from holographic cardstock… I added a sentiment from an older stamp set (Vacation Time) and finished it off with some...