Picket Fence Studios May 2019 Release + $100 Gift Certificate GIVEAWAY + Coupon Code

Howdy, crafty friends. Today’s cards feature new products from THIS new release from Picket Fence Studios. For the first card… I stamped the oh so cute bunny image from THIS stamp set and colored it with Copic Markers. I used THIS coordinating die to cut it out. I die-cut THIS single die repeatedly to create a background and used foam adhesive to adhere it to a white note card to add some dimension. I stamped...

New Stamp Company: Crafts by theletterlingo

Hi there, crafty friends. There’s a new stamp company in town and it’s called The Letter Lingo. Michelle (the owner) reached out and asked if I would like to play with one of their new stamp sets. I happily agreed after seeing her adorable designs. I made two cards using THIS stamp set… I stamped, colored, and fussy cut THESE images and adhered them on one of THESE pockets. I stamped smaller images from...

Coloring with Ink Smooshing

Howdy, crafty friends. Today’s card is super simple thanks to THIS product… THESE prints make it so easy to whip up a card. I chose a butterfly print that didn’t have a greeting. I’m not the best at coloring so I’m always looking for different ways to add color so I did some ink smooshing with a rainbow of Distress Oxide inks. I swiped the ink pad on a piece of recycled packaging, any...

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...

New Picket Fence Release (March 2019) & GIVEAWAY

Hello again, crafty friends. I have two cards to share today that feature new products from Picket Fence… For the first card, I stamped THIS houndstooth background in black on a white piece of card stock. I stamped and colored THIS girl using my Copic markers and used THIS coordinating die to cut it out. I also cut out the coordinating die with THIS fun foam to adhere behind the image for extra dimension....

Nutty and Bright Stamp Set

Hi there, crafty friends. You may remember from THIS blog post, I mentioned a promotion from Simon Says Stamp… If you use code DCMBR27 with any purchase until 12/9, you will receive the adorable Nutty & Bright Stamp Set for free. Today’s card features that stamp set… I stamped the chipmunk image using THIS ink and colored him with Copic markers. I stamped him again on THIS masking paper to create a mask to...

Simon Says Stamp December 2018 Card Kit

Hi there, crafty friends. I’m back today with three Christmas cards using THIS new card kit from Simon Says Stamp… I love the shine of the envelopes included in the kit so I die-cut them using THIS die and used them as the background paper for all three cards. I added them to a piece of white card stock to add a bit of stability. Also, I used the small images in the stamp...

Snowman Cards & 30 Day Coloring Challenge

Howdy, crafty friends. Today is the first day of Kathy Racoosin’s 30 Day Coloring Challenge. I wanted to share some cards I colored using THESE watercolor prints. THESE watercolor prints come in a pack of twelve and are printed on watercolor card stock. Instead of adding watercolor, I chose to color with Copics. I also added THIS and THIS for some added dimension and THIS for some sparkle. I also added THIS to some...

Sea Treasure Card Kit Inspiration Week-Day 4

Hi there, crafty friends. I hope you’re having a great weekend. I have another card share featuring THIS kit from Simon Says Stamp. For the background, I cut the gorgeous glitter paper included in the kit down to a 4.25 x 5.5 inches and adhered it to one of THESE card bases. I used THIS stitched rectangle die and cut it from a piece of white card stock at an angle, creating a unique...

More Simon Says Stamp March 2018 Card Kit Inspiration

Hi, crafty friends. I’m back today with more inspiration using THIS new card kit from Simon Says Stamp. If you missed my previous post with more kit inspiration, click HERE. I die-cut THIS die from white cardstock and stamped the image and coordinating from THIS cute set (included in the kit) using THIS ink. I clear heat embossed it so that it would create barriers keep the watercolors from spreading to areas I didn’t...