Simon Says Stamp March Card Kit Week-Day 2

Hello, crafty friends. Today is day two of card kit week and I have more inspiration using THIS card kit… I die-cut the pattern papers in the kit using THIS banner die. I adhered them to a white note card in rainbow order and added a unicorn sticker on top along with some heart stickers. I stamped a sentiment from THIS stamp set that is included in the kit. A clean and simple card....

Simon Says Stamp March Card Kit Week-Day 1

Hi, crafty friends. Today’s card features products from THIS card kit from Simon Says Stamp. It’s called “Lucky Rainbow” and it’s fabulous. I’ve been making lots of projects with it so I thought it would be fun to make it a whole week of inspiration. Today is day one and I have a shaker card to share… I started by die-cutting a piece of patterned paper from the kit with THIS die and THIS...

New Picket Fence Release (February 2019)

Hi there, crafty friends. Picket Fence Studios has a new release and I have a few cards to share using their new dies… I think their new alcohol beverage dies are so fun and their large solid area makes them perfect for shaker cards. I started by creating three alcohol ink backgrounds on THIS paper. While the alcohol ink was still wet, I laid THIS silver foil on top. I trimmed them down to...

Lip Balm Valentine Tag

Howdy, crafty friends. I’m back today with a fun Valentine’s Day treat… I’ve made lip balm valentine tags in the past. You can see them HERE. They were such a hit so I made another for a helper at my son’s school. I started by die-cutting THIS die in the center of a tag. I did some ink blending using THIS and THIS ink. I stamped THIS background stamp on top. I stamped, colored,...

Wrapped Candy Bars for Valentine’s Day

Hi, crafty friends. Valentine’s Day is just around the corner and I wanted to share what I made for a few staff members at my son’s school… These are decorated letter sized envelopes. I’ve had these in my stash for some time but you could even use a regular white envelope. The size is good to hold a XL candy bar. To decorate the envelopes, I used THIS stencil and applied THIS and THIS...

Distress Oxide Ombre Backgrounds

Howdy, crafty friends. I’m sharing three cards today that feature a Distress Oxide Ombre background… To create these backgrounds, I chose three different shades in each color family and inked up THIS background with them. I spritzed the stamp with water and stamped it on to a piece of THIS card stock. I chose this particular background because it had a lot of solid areas to it. I stamped a sentiment from THIS stamp...

New Picket Fence Release (January 2019)

Howdy, crafty friends. I’m back today with several cards featuring new products just released from Picket Fence Studios… For the first card… I die-cut a frame die from black and white and black card stock. I stamped THIS background and colored with Copics. I added shine with THIS and topped each image with THIS for some shine. I stamped a sentiment from THIS stamp set and adhered the piece to a card covered with...

Interactive Valentine’s Day Cards

Hi there, crafty friends. I’m sharing a couple of interactive cards today… I couldn’t wait to use THIS cute stamp set. I stamped and colored the images with Copics. I used THESE dies to cut them out. For the first card… I inked up THIS stencil with THIS ink. I cut it out with THIS die as well as a piece of red card stock. I die-cut the toast die from the panel and...

DIY Valentines

Hi, crafty friends. I’m sharing a few valentines I created for my son to give to his cousins… I thought THIS stamp set would be perfect for Valentines, so I stamped and colored a few of the critters and used THESE coordinating dies to cut them out. For the background, I die-cut THIS heart and inked up THIS stencil on top. I stamped a coordinating sentiment from the set and backed each heart with...

Simon Says Stamp’s February 2019 Card Kit

Hello there, crafty friends. Today’s card was created with goodies from THIS new card kit. I started by covering a piece of card stock with adhesive. I cut the patterned paper in the kit into strips and started adhering them down to the panel in a random pattern. I love the quilt like look it gives. I die-cut the entire piece with THIS die and cut THIS heart die from the center. I added...