Wonderful Banner Card

Hi, crafty friends. I have a bright and bold card to share today… I die-cut THIS background die three times and adhered them on top of a white note card. I stamped and colored THIS banner image and used THIS coordinating die to cut it out. I added THIS to the flowers for some shine. What I love about the stamp set is it comes with individual flower images so you can color and...

Forest Scenery Cards

Hello, crafty friends. I have two cards to share today featuring product from THIS new release… To create the night sky background, I ink blended shades of blue Distress Oxide inks. I flicked some shimmer spritz on top to create stars in the sky and stamped THESE trees on top (once dry) using a black pigment ink. I stamped them in a circular pattern with the tree tops pointing towards the center to create...

World’s Best Teacher Card

Hi, crafty friends. I’m back with more inspiration using THIS new release from Simon Says Stamp… I’m always needing teacher cards on hand because I like to spoil them often. 🙂 I started by inking up THIS stencil on a white panel. I stamped and colored THIS image and used THIS coordinating die to cut it out. I stamped a sentiment from an older teacher stamp set and added THIS die-cut to finish off...

Love You and Love You, Too Blog Hop

Hello, crafty friends. I’m so excited to be part of THIS blog hop celebrating THIS new release as well as THIS previous release. I’m sharing a card set featuring an easy way to add color to flower images… I started by ink blending through one of THESE stencil masks to create a rectangle of color. I used three different shades of Distress ink on each panel. I sprayed a few water drops on top...

Background Stamp Candy Bag Toppers

Howdy, crafty friends. I’m back with more inspiration using THIS new release from Simon Says Stamp. I wanted to share a quick and easy project using my favorite background stamp from the release… I started by heat embossing THIS  background stamp on a piece of white and pink card stock. For the white topper, I inked up the stamp with black pigment ink and added clear embossing powder and heat set. For the pink...

Love You Release Inspiration

Hi there, crafty friends. I have some inspiration to share using THIS new release… I started by applying Distress Oxide inks through THESE heart layering stencils on the front of both card panels. I trimmed down the cards and rounded the bottom corners. I die-cut THIS coordinating heart die on the front panel of each card and stamped the animal heart image from THIS stamp set on the inside of the card. I colored...

Card Drive for Wild Hearts

Hello, crafty friends. I’m sharing a bunch of cards today that I created for the Wild Hearts Card Drive. Ricky Bromero is organizing this card drive in support of Wild Hearts, a non-profit organization in Chicago that assists dogs with mobility issues and their human families. You can find out all the details of the card drive HERE. I was able to make two batches of cards starting with Distress Oxide ink blended panels....

Holly Jolly Blog Hop

Hi, crafty friends. I’m excited to be part of THIS blog hop celebrating THIS new release. I have two cards to share that have a peek-a-boo opening that holds a gift… For the first card… I laid out sentiments from THIS, THIS, and THIS stamp set on a gray A2 panel in my MISTI. I used THIS to help me align all of the stamps straight. I stamped all the sentiments at once using...

Holly Jolly Release Embossing Folders

Hello, crafty friends. I have several cards to share featuring the new embossing folders from THIS release… LUMEN EMBOSSING FOLDER I used THIS embossing folder with THIS card stock. I applied a rainbow of Distress Inks using THESE blender brushes. I sprayed the background heavily with THIS shimmer spray and let it air dry. I adhered the panel to one of THESE note cards and added THIS die-cut word and used THIS stamp set...

Peace Slimline Card

Hi there, crafty friends. I’m sharing a slimline card using a few products from THIS release… I started by stamping THIS border along the bottom of a slimline card panel. I stamped it twice to repeat the image so it would stretch across the entire panel. I also stamped it on THIS masking paper and cut out masks to place on top. I inked over the masks with multiple Distress Oxide inks (all the...