Mama Elephant STAMPtember 2020 Collaboration

Hello, crafty friends. The STAMPtember fun continues as THIS new collaboration stamp set was just released… I started by inking up a panel with Distress Oxide Inks using my blender brushes. I spritzed it with water using THIS to add some texture. I die-cut a small circle from THIS masking paper and used the negative piece as a stencil. I inked it up with THIS white pigment ink to create a moon. I also...

Studio Katia STAMPtember 2020 Collaboration

Hello, crafty friends. Today kicks off the first stamp set in the STAMPtember collaborations and since it’s Heidi’s (the founder of Simon Says Stamp) birthday, we are celebrating in a big way with a free stamp set! If you purchase THIS stamp set, you get a second exclusive stamp set for FREE. If you purchase THIS stamp and die set, than you get a second stamp and die set for free. SO fun! I...

Halloween Envelope Treat Sacks

Hello there, crafty friends. I decided to continue the STAMPtember celebration with more inspiration using THIS new release… I make a lot of treat bags during the Holidays and wanted to share an idea with something that we all likely have on hand…envelopes. Simply fill with treats and they make a great treat sack! The first envelope is a long, slimline envelope… I started by white heat embossing a sentiment from THIS stamp set...

STAMPtember is here!

It’s finally here! Happy STAMPtember, crafty friends! If you’re unfamiliar with STAMPtember, it’s a month long stamping celebration hosted by Simon Says Stamp. There is so much in store for this month, but let’s kick off the party with two cards featuring goodies from THIS release… To create these cards, I applied alcohol inks to THIS paper. I inked up THESE snowflake images with THIS ink. After stamping on the alcohol ink piece, I...

Sending Happy Thoughts

Hi, crafty friends. I’m back today with a slimline card design featuring products from THIS release… I started by die-cutting THIS slimline die from white card stock. I applied a variety of Distress Oxide inks to THIS work surface and spritzed water on top. I laid the die-cut panel panel on the ink, lifted, dried, and repeated the process. I removed a few of the strips so the black background could show through. I...

More Let’s Connect Release Inspiration

Hello, crafty friends. I’m back with a fun card using THIS new release… I stamped and colored THESE cute toilet paper images and used THESE dies to cut them out. I die-cut THIS repeating circles panel from black card stock and adhered a piece of pattern paper behind the openings. After adhering the images and sentiment in the openings, I adhered the panel to a card base that had THIS die-cut panel on the...

Sunny Smiles Slimline

Hello, crafty friends. I’m back today with a little sunshine using THIS new release… I started by embossing THIS die with THIS mat in my die-cut machine three times on a slimline panel that was cut using THIS die. I lined up THESE stencils on top of the embossed sun image, lined it up, and inked over it using all four stencils. Next, I applied ink through THIS stencil to create a cloud background. I...

Let’s Connect Release-Gnome School

Hi there, crafty friends. I have another card to share using THIS release… I started by stamping, coloring, and cutting out images from THIS stamp set. I clear heat embossed THIS background stamp on a kraft panel and die-cut THIS banner. I added a miss you sentiment from THIS sentiment strip set and added THIS die-cut teacher word to complete the sentiment. After adhering down all the pieces to the card base, I added...

Let’s Connect Release-Unicorn Love

Hello there, crafty friends. I’m back today with more inspiration using THIS new release… I started by stamping and coloring THESE unicorns. I cut from one corner of the card diagonally to the next corner of the card. I repeated that on the other side, creating four pieces. I adhered them back together on a card panel that was covered in THIS holographic card stock. When adhering them down, I separated the pieces a...

Let’s Connect Release Blog Hop

ETA: This is my second post of the day. If you’re looking for the MISTI/Pinkfresh Blog Hop, click HERE.  Hi there, crafty friends. I’m honored to be part of this blog hop celebrating THIS new release… I started by stamping THIS background stamp on card panels created from THIS card stock using THIS ink. Next, I cut 4×4 squares of colored card stock and stamped the same background with coordinating ink for a tone...