Make Merry Release

Hi, crafty friends. Today’s project features products from THIS new release by Simon Says Stamp. I white heat embossed a sentiment and snowflakes from THIS stamp set on a 5×7 white card panel. I ink blended with different shades of blue Distress Oxide inks over top to create a night sky. The white heat embossing resists the ink. I sprayed it heavily with THIS for some shine. Next, I cut a grassy hill using...

World Card Making Day 2020

Hi, crafty friends. Happy World Card Making Day! I’m celebrating with two card designs today featuring a water stamped background… I started by inking two card panels with Distress Oxide inks. For the first card… I spritzed water on THIS background and stamped it on top of the ink blended panel. I white heat embossed a sentiment from THIS stamp set and added THIS die-cut wreath. For the second card… I spritzed water on...

Newton’s Nook STAMPtember 2020 Collaboration

Howdy, crafty friends. THIS stamp set from Newton’s Nook is the next STAMPtember collaboration stamp set… To create these cards, I die-cut strips of colored card stock using THIS die. I adhered them to a white card panel and stamped the coordinating sentiment on the white strip in the pattern. I stamped, colored, and cut out the dog and cat image in a pocket from THIS stamp set. I adhered it towards the top...

Hero Arts STAMPtember 2020 Collaboration

Hello, crafty friends. I’m back again with THIS new STAMPtember collaboration stamp set… I started by die-cutting a piece of THIS patterned paper using THIS die. I die-cut a window die (an older Hero Arts die) and stamped a sentiment under from THIS new stamp set. I stamped the scene images from the stamp set on another panel and used the die-cut window as a template for placement. I colored in the images with...

My Favorite Things STAMPtember 2020 Collaboration

Hi, crafty friends. The STAMPtember party continues with THIS exclusive stamp collaboration with My Favorite Things… I adhered a piece of THIS patterned paper to the front of THIS card base. I die-cut windows on the front of the card panel using THIS die repeatedly. Inside the windows and on the inside card panel, I stamped cat images from THIS stamp set. I colored them with Copic Markers. I finished off the card by...

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...

You are Loved Card

Howdy, crafty friends. I shared a card a couple weeks ago on Instagram stories just for fun and I received a few questions so I thought I would share it here for all the details… I started by stamping THIS heart border on a rainbow assortment of card stock. I used THIS coordinating die to cut them out and adhered them down to a piece of kraft card stock that was cut down to...

Send Happiness Release Inspiration

Hello, crafty friends. I’m back with another card share from THIS new release from Simon Says Stamp. I shared THIS dog card recently and I wanted to show you another example of that design… I started by stamping THIS background stamp using THIS ink on THIS card stock. I die-cut and THIS dog die and THIS word die and adhered them on top of the background. I added one of THESE thin frames and...

Simple Graduation Card

Hi there, crafty friends. I’m back today to share a simple graduation card… I started by stamping the background with alphabet letters (from an older Alphabet Soup stamp set by Hero Arts). I added a red and white mat behind it and adhered it to a top folding black note card. I die-cut THIS graduation hat and THIS grad word die and added them to the card after stamping the sentiment from THIS stamp...

Sunnier Days Ahead Release-2020 Cards

Hello, crafty friends. Simon Says Stamp has a new release HERE and I wanted to share some cards I created using THIS new die. Now I don’t know about you but this year (2020) has been difficult. For me, it has started out on the wrong foot and only gotten worse. I have a few friends that feel the same way and wanted to make some cards that offer some encouragement and maybe a...