Snowman Shaker Card with Frosted Window

Hello, friends. Today, I’m sharing a winter themed shaker card featuring a frosted window technique… Let’s talk about the technique first. I cut a piece of acetate using one of THESE circle dies. I just used a piece of recycled packaging for the acetate. I adhered one of THESE stencils on top using a small piece of tape towards the bottom (since that part would be hidden). I applied some of THIS embossing paste...

SSS Encouraging Words

Hi there. Today I’m sharing a teacher thank you card created with a couple of stamp sets from the Encouraging Words release by Simon Says Stamp… I started by stamping, coloring, and cutting out the cat image from THIS stamp and coordinating die set.  I stamped a sentiment from THIS new stamp set on a piece of THIS cardstock using my MISTI. I cut THIS die from another piece of cardstock. I used it...

MMH May 2017 Blog Hop

Hello and welcome. Today I’m sharing projects created with THIS May My Monthly Hero Card Kit from Hero Arts. Here’s a look at the kit…  Kit contents:  1 4” x 6” clear stamp set 18 coordinating dies (5 Fancy Dies & 13 Frame Cuts) 1 6” x 6” stencil More than 2.5 teaspoons cyrene sequins 3 ink cubes (Deep Blue, Aqua, Amethyst)5 5” x 6” acetate sheets 1 bottle of turquoise silk liquid ink (iridescent)...

Peek-a-boo Message

Hi there. I wanted to share the cards I created for the latest Little Tangles Challenge… It’s all about coloring and you can color any way you want with any medium you like. I decided to color some embossing paste to create these tone on tone backgrounds… I applied some of THIS white embossing paste on to THIS craft sheet. I added some of THIS and THIS Distress Ink on to the craft sheet...

Stamptember 2016-Tim Holtz

Hello! Today’s card features products from a collaboration by Tim Holtz and Simon Says Stamp in celebration of STAMPtember! HERE are the two exclusive products… Click HERE for more information on these products. I’m a big fan of Tim Holtz and his products and in honor of that, I pushed myself out of my comfort zone and played with some alcohol inks for the background… Of course I had to use bright colors! I’m always...

Die-cut paper as stencils…

Recently, I did a major clean out in my studio. I purged many supplies that I didn’t use anymore. However, there were a few things I just couldn’t part with. Remember when die-cut paper was all the rage? (Click HERE to see the papers I used.) I hoarded many papers but never got a chance to use them so I broke them back out to create these three cards… I used the die-cut paper...

Simon Says Stamp Stamptember- Day One

Some of you may have seen all my sneak peeks for Simon Says Stamp’s Stamptember release on my Instagram. They were so sweet (pun intended) to send me this I Love Donuts Stamp Set to play with… Come on! How cute is that!!!!? So I’ve been making a ton of cards and thought I would share a card each day this week featuring this stamp set. Here is today’s card… I started out by...