Picket Fence Studios July 2019 Release

Hi there, crafty friends. The Picket Fence Studios July release is now available! I’m sharing two cards today created with some of the new products… For the first card, I started by stamping and coloring THIS cactus image. I used THIS coordinating die to cut it out. I created a pot for him to sit in out of THIS card stock and stamped a coordinating sentiment from the stamp set on the top. I...

Rest and Refresh Blog Hop-Day 2

Hi, crafty friends. Today’s project is part of a blog hop celebrating THIS new release from Simon Says Stamp… I created the backgrounds by stamping the hexagon cluster border from THIS stamp set on pieces of THIS card stock using THIS ink repeatedly, covering the entire panels. I die-cut the panels using THIS and THIS stitched rectangle dies. I adhered them to white note cards and then die-cut a hexagon shape, creating a window....

Framing a Focal Image

Hi there, crafty friends. Today’s card uses a coordinating die to frame an image.. I stamped THIS image on THIS card stock and added color with THESE watercolors. I did a few layers of colors, drying in between each. I added THIS to the eyes to make them stand out. I die-cut the coordinating die from another piece of the same card stock to create a frame for the image. I applied THIS ink...

One Layer Wonder-Floral Wreath

Howdy, crafty friends. Today’s card is a one layer wonder. Well, almost. I did adhere the piece to a card base but wanted to share an idea that had minimal bulk… I stamped the medium floral image from THIS stamp set using the 4×4 stencil wreath from THIS stencil bundle set. The stencil helps align the images in a wreath shape. I colored in the flowers with Copic Makers in rainbow order and added a sentiment from...

Taco Birthday Cards

Hi there, crafty friends. Today’s card share is just for fun. I couldn’t help but make some birthday cards with THIS cute stamp set from Lawn Fawn… I started by stamping and coloring the taco images. I used THIS coordinating die to cut out the images. I created three backgrounds using the smaller images in the stamp set. Here’s a closer look at each card… I added a party hat to each taco as...

New Picket Fence Release (February 2019)

Hi there, crafty friends. Picket Fence Studios has a new release and I have a few cards to share using their new dies… I think their new alcohol beverage dies are so fun and their large solid area makes them perfect for shaker cards. I started by creating three alcohol ink backgrounds on THIS paper. While the alcohol ink was still wet, I laid THIS silver foil on top. I trimmed them down to...

New Picket Fence Release (January 2019)

Howdy, crafty friends. I’m back today with several cards featuring new products just released from Picket Fence Studios… For the first card… I die-cut a frame die from black and white and black card stock. I stamped THIS background and colored with Copics. I added shine with THIS and topped each image with THIS for some shine. I stamped a sentiment from THIS stamp set and adhered the piece to a card covered with...

Interactive Valentine’s Day Cards

Hi there, crafty friends. I’m sharing a couple of interactive cards today… I couldn’t wait to use THIS cute stamp set. I stamped and colored the images with Copics. I used THESE dies to cut them out. For the first card… I inked up THIS stencil with THIS ink. I cut it out with THIS die as well as a piece of red card stock. I die-cut the toast die from the panel and...

DIY Valentines

Hi, crafty friends. I’m sharing a few valentines I created for my son to give to his cousins… I thought THIS stamp set would be perfect for Valentines, so I stamped and colored a few of the critters and used THESE coordinating dies to cut them out. For the background, I die-cut THIS heart and inked up THIS stencil on top. I stamped a coordinating sentiment from the set and backed each heart with...