Easy Foiled Background

Hello, crafty friends. Today’s card shows how to create an easy foiled background using new goodies from THIS release… I die-cut THIS new background die using THIS Minc paper. This paper is designed to take foil when heated with the MINC machine. I popped out all of the center pieces since some of them already fell out when running it through the die-cut machine. I placed THIS foil on top (pretty side facing up),...

Stampin’ & Scrapin’ Vol. 5

Howdy, crafty friends. It’s been awhile since I’ve done an installment of stamping and scrapping, so I thought I’d share a scrapbook page I created using some of the new goodies from Simon Says Stamp’s Friendly Frolic release… I started by stamping THIS background four times. Each block has an ombre look using two different colors of the same ink, one light and one dark. I cut the title using THESE dies using white...

Friendly Frolic Release by Simon Says Stamp

Hi, crafty friends. The latest release from Simon Says Stamp is now available. It’s called Friendly Frolic and it’s jam packed full of awesome products. Today’s cards focus on THIS new stamp set along with THIS new background die.   For the first card, I die-cut the background die three times from white card stock and adhered them together. I cut small strips of colored card stock to adhere to the back of the...

Reveal Wheel Week-Day Two

Hello, crafty friends. Every day this week I will be sharing a new card created with THIS reveal wheel die from Lawn Fawn. Click HERE to see yesterday’s card. Today’s card is similar with an image in the window but I used the angled window included in the die set… I stamped the paintbrush from THIS stamp set multiple times using THIS ink, creating a background. By keeping the background gray, it draws your...

Sending Sunshine and Rainbows

Hello, crafty friends. Happy Friday. Today’s card is a happy one… To create the background, I applied THIS ink through THIS stencil. I die-cut THIS grass border die twice from a light and green card stock. I used a Copic marker in a similar color to add dots for some interest. I adhered a thin gray strip for the sidewalk and die-cut THIS bicycle die from light and dark gray cardstock for the wheels...

Cards for Guys

Hello, crafty friends. I’m sharing a card today that would be a perfect fit for a special guy in your life… I tend to struggle with masculine cards but THIS word die from Simon Says Stamp’s latest release is perfect for guy cards. I like that it comes with the shadow of the word as well. I cut the word from white card stock and the shadow from black card stock. I white heat...

More Cool Summer Card Kit Inspiration

Howdy, crafty friends. I’m back today with more inspiration using THIS card kit… I just love the images in THIS stamp set that is included in the kit and wanted to highlight the flamingo. The kit comes with THIS die. First, I stamped the image from the stamp set and then used the die to cut it out. I adhered three flamingos underneath so it would have some stability. I added THIS to the...

Simon Says Stamp Good Vibes Release

Hello, crafty friends. Simon Says Stamp’s newest release is now available! I have a card to share that uses THIS new alphabet die set… I like alphabet dies because you can customize your sentiment. I just got back from a beach vacation and was super inspired by a towel they had at a local surf shop… Since the sentiment I chose was long, I needed to create a longer card. My card base was...

Sending Good Vibes

  Hi there, crafty friends. I’m so excited that the new Good Vibes release is now available from Simon Says Stamp. You can view the entire release HERE. I’ve been busy making samples with the awesome products. For today’s card… I started with the background. I wanted to create a 60’s tie dye look to go along with the font of the word die. I cut colored tissue paper into squares, sprayed it with...

Decorated Envelopes

Hi, crafty friends. I wanted to share a quick way to add a little something to your envelopes. I used THESE envelopes for my examples today… I love the look of coordinating envelopes but don’t always have time to add matching art to them. So I wanted to have a few on hand that were already decorated and ready to go. Since I don’t know which cards they will be paired with, I wanted...