More STAMPtember Inspiration

Howdy, crafty friends. Today’s card features THIS new birthday stamp set from STAMPtember. I started by stamping the candle images from THIS stamp set using THIS ink on THIS card stock and colored the candles in with Copics. I used THIS coordinating die to cut out the candles. I white heat embossed a coordinating sentiment on a piece of black card stock. I adhered THIS patterned paper on top of THIS top folding white...

Sea Treasure Card Kit Inspiration Week-Day 1

Hi there, crafty friends. THIS card kit from Simon Says Stamp is now available and I loved the kit so much that I will be sharing inspiration using it every day this week. I started with the background and used both inks that are included in the kit. I swiped the Tumbled Glass Distress Oxide ink on to a piece of white card stock, almost covering it entirely but leaving a few white streaks....

Lawn Fawn Belated Birthday Card

Hello, crafty friends. I’m always in need of belated birthday cards because I’m notorious for sending them late. Better late than never, right? Today’s belated birthday card features THIS cute stamp set from Lawn Fawn… After stamping and coloring the animals, I used THESE coordinating dies to cut them out. I added THESE eyes for a playful look. I stamped THIS background using THIS ink and die-cut it using THIS die. I stamped the...

Simon Says Stamp Sending Sunshine Release

Hi there, crafty friends. Today’s card features new products from THIS release by Simon Says Stamp. I started by stamping THIS new background stamp using THIS ink on THIS card stock. I love how much detail it adds but still giving a tone-on-tone look. I stamped the wreath from THIS new stamp set using THIS ink and clear heat embossed it. I used THESE new markers to add a dot of color at the...

Simon Says Stamp June 2018 Card Kit

Hello, crafty friends. Today’s card features THIS new stamp set that is included in THIS new card kit… The stamp set measures 6×8 and has a large floral cluster image in it. I stamped the image twice on a piece of THIS watercolor using THIS ink and clear heat embossed on top for some shine. I decided to leave the floral images without color since they were so bold on their own. I stamped...

Swimming Pool Slider Cards

Hi, crafty friends. Today’s cards were so fun to make. I think THIS stamp and THIS die set are so clever that I had to make a couple of cards with it. First, I stamped all the images at once using my MISTI. I colored them in with Copics and used the coordinating dies to cut them out. I created the water with alcohol inks. I applied alcohol ink THIS paper to resemble water....

Time Saving Tips (plus new Clearly Besotted products)

Hi there, crafty friends. Today I’m sharing a few four bar sized cards that feature products from the new Clearly Besotted release. I also want to share a few time saving tips. First, let me share how I created each card… I stamped one of the pig images using THIS ink and added clear embossing powder on top. I painted the image using THIS ink with water. I applied some of THIS ink in...

Personalized Birthday Month Cards

Hi, crafty friends. Today’s cards features THIS bubble tracker stamp set. This product is intended for planner use, but I wanted to share how you can use it to make personalized birthday month cards… First, I stamped the geometric pattern multiple times to cover a background. I stamped the inside of the design with coordinating images. I used a variety of rainbow ink colors to create my own pattern paper. I used my MISTI...

Distress Oxide Ombre Backgrounds

Hi, crafty friends. Today’s cards feature backgrounds created with Distress Oxide Inks… I haven’t played with them in awhile so I thought I would break them out to create a couple of ombre backgrounds. Anytime I work with these inks, I like to use THIS cardstock. It makes blending effortless and saves time. I started by die-cutting each panel using THIS die. I taped the sides of the die with THIS to protect the...

Stitching on Cards

Hi, crafty friends. I have a confession to make. I am addicted to stitching on cards. I found it to be relaxing while I’m watching t.v. or when I’m a passenger in the car. I’ve made several cards but thought I’d share these mini cards today… I started by die-cutting THIS tag three times from white cardstock. If you’re having any trouble removing the die-cut holes, try using THIS metal shim in your big...