Card Drive for Wild Hearts

Hello, crafty friends. I’m sharing a bunch of cards today that I created for the Wild Hearts Card Drive. Ricky Bromero is organizing this card drive in support of Wild Hearts, a non-profit organization in Chicago that assists dogs with mobility issues and their human families. You can find out all the details of the card drive HERE. I was able to make two batches of cards starting with Distress Oxide ink blended panels....

Make Merry Release Blog Hop

Hi, crafty friends. I’m thrilled to be a part of THIS blog hop celebrating THIS new release. I have two cards today that feature masking… For the first card… I white heat embossed THIS background and die-cut it using THIS square stitched die. I used THIS tape to mask off stripes and blended on shades of green Distress Oxide inks. I sprayed THIS heavily on top for some shine. Once it was dry, I...

Pinkfresh Studio STAMPtember 2020 Collaboration

Hi there, crafty friends. THIS stamp set is the next STAMPtember collaboration stamp set and it’s from Pinkfresh Studios. Usually, I’m not a big fan of layering sets. I find them difficult, but these backgrounds came together in very little time and the layering portion is super simple. I chose to stamp the layers from THIS stamp set with Distress Oxide inks. The reason I chose these inks is because of their pigment properties....

Ink Blot Shop New Release

Hi, crafty friends. I’m sharing several cards today featuring products from THIS new release from the Ink Blot Shop… For the first card… I stamped THIS background and die-cut it with THIS stitched rectangle die. I stamped, colored, and fussy cut out THIS teacher image and adhered it to the top of the stamped sentiment from THIS stamp set. I added the panel to a black note card and finished off the design with...

STAMPtember 2020 Party

Hello, crafty friends. Welcome to the STAMPtember 2020 Party where we are celebrating THIS new release. I’m sharing three cards using my favorite stamp set from the release… I stamped the images from THIS new stamp set using THIS Copic friendly ink. After I colored the images with my Copic markers, I die-cut the panel using THESE scallop square dies. I also used the larger die from the set to die-cut the background using...

Sending Happy Thoughts

Hi, crafty friends. I’m back today with a slimline card design featuring products from THIS release… I started by die-cutting THIS slimline die from white card stock. I applied a variety of Distress Oxide inks to THIS work surface and spritzed water on top. I laid the die-cut panel panel on the ink, lifted, dried, and repeated the process. I removed a few of the strips so the black background could show through. I...

More Let’s Connect Release Inspiration

Hello, crafty friends. I’m back with a fun card using THIS new release… I stamped and colored THESE cute toilet paper images and used THESE dies to cut them out. I die-cut THIS repeating circles panel from black card stock and adhered a piece of pattern paper behind the openings. After adhering the images and sentiment in the openings, I adhered the panel to a card base that had THIS die-cut panel on the...

Sunny Smiles Slimline

Hello, crafty friends. I’m back today with a little sunshine using THIS new release… I started by embossing THIS die with THIS mat in my die-cut machine three times on a slimline panel that was cut using THIS die. I lined up THESE stencilsĀ on top of the embossed sun image, lined it up, and inked over it using all four stencils. Next, I applied ink through THIS stencil to create a cloud background. I...

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...