Hello Beautiful Release Blog Hop-Day 1

Hello, crafty friends. I’m thrilled to be part of THIS blog hop celebrating THIS new release. I have three cards to share today featuring my favorite stamp set from the release… I wanted to share several ways to use one stamp set. When I get a new stamp set and I’m not sure what creative direction I’m going in, I like to start by stamping all the images and using the coordinating dies to...

Roundimals Roundup

Howdy, crafty friends. Have you seen the Roundimals stamps and dies from Brutus Monroe? They have stolen my heart and I wanted to share the projects I made with them… For the first card… I stamped and colored THIS adorable owl and used the included coordinating die to cut it out. I started by applying white texture paste through THIS stencil to add subtle interest to the background. I die-cut the pieces from THIS...

Geometric Circles Pizza Slimline Card

Hi there, crafty friends. Today, I’m sharing a different spin on THESE geometric builder circle dies… I thought one of them looked like pizza…maybe I was just hungry (lol)…so I stamped a small circle repeatedly from THIS stamp set to make it pepperoni pizza. I added a sentiment from THIS stamp set and adhered the circles to a background created with THIS stencil and THIS die. I added THIS to the pepperoni for some...

Concord & 9th Be Mine Mini Card Set

Hi there, crafty friends. I’m back today with a mini note card set that would be perfect for Valentine’s Day… I started by making all the kraft mini note cards. They measure 2.75 x 3.75. I dry embossed THIS frame die on the front of each note card using an embossing mat with my die-cut machine. I stamped and colored THIS adorable images and used THESE coordinating dies to cut them out. I attached...

One Layer Cards

Hello, crafty friends. I have a few one layer cards to share today… When THIS stamp set hit the market, it stole my heart. Such a sweet image. I finally got a chance to play with it and created multiple cards with a simple design. First, I stamped the image on a top folding white note card. I colored it with Copic markers and then stamped the image on some of THIS masking paper....

Hero Kids Monster Kit Release Blog Hop

Hello, crafty friends. I’m back today with a project I did with my son (Aiden) featuring THIS new Hero Kids Monster Kit… Aiden and I decided to make Halloween gift bags for his classmates. We started by decorating the monster die-cuts in the kit to create tags for the gift bags. The kit includes markers but Aiden wanted to paint, so he did some marble painting. To do marble painting, temporarily adhere the paper...

Ink Blot Shop STAMPtember 2020 Collaboration

Hello there, crafty friends. THIS stamp set from the Ink Blot Shop is the next STAMPtember collaboration stamp set… I started by stamping the border image from THIS stamp set along the bottom of a white card panel. I only stamped the left side first and then shifted the image in my MISTI to stamp the other end. I did this to stretch the length of the image and give me more trees on...

Sugar Pea Designs STAMPtember 2020 Collaboration

Hello there, crafty friends. Happy STAMPtember! The party continues with another exclusive collaboration stamp set. This time it’s from Sugar Pea Designs… I started by swiping three different colors of Distress Ink direct to paper, across a slimline panel. I die-cut three of THESE stitched circles and stamped the adorable images from THIS stamp set and colored them with Copic markers. I stamped a sentiment from the same stamp set on the center circle...

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 Rainbow Cards

Hi, crafty friends. I love creating shaped cards for something fun and unexpected. THIS new rainbow die from THIS new release makes it so easy… I started by die-cutting THIS rainbow card base. I die-cut an extra card base for each card, cut them apart and adhered them to the back of each main card base to add more stability. For the first card, I die-cut the rainbow pieces from patterned paper and the...