Valentine’s Day Treat Boxes

Hi, crafty friends. I’m excited to be part of THISblog hop celebrating THIS new Reverse Confetti release. I have some Valentine’s Treat Boxes to share today… VIDEO I’m excited to bring more video content in 2022. You can watch the video on how I created these boxes HERE or click on the video below… To create these boxes, I filled the Clear Treat Boxes with candy and a gift card. I also filled it with...

Christmas Gatefold Cards

Hello, crafty friends. I’m always looking for ways to make gift cards more special. Today, I have four gatefold cards to share that also hold gift cards…For the main die-cuts, I used the November My Monthly Hero Card Kit. It sold out fast but you could substitute those for another die-cut image or even a stamped piece. Today’s focus is more about the design. To create these cards, I created four gate fold card...

Die-cut Hidden Gift Card Holder

Hi there, crafty friends. Today’s card share features a hidden gift card holder… I started by embossing a piece of green cardstock using the Magnetic Embossing Folder. I added a mat behind the piece and adhered it to a top folding white note card. I die-cut the Stitched Arches die from white card stock and stamped the tree image and sentiment from the Heart of Christmas stamp set. I applied ink through the coordinating...

New Gina K. Designs Release

Hi there, crafty friends. Today’s card share features THIS new release from Gina K. Designs. I used a few of the new goodies to create this card… I started by die-cutting the Snowflake Cover Plate Die ( from the Winter Whimsy card kit)from white card stock. I removed all the positive pieces and adhered the negative pieces on top of glitter cardstock. I die-cut the Hello die three times and adhered the layers together...

STAMPtember 2021 Art Impressions Hug in a Mug

Hi, crafty friends. It’s time for another STAMPtember collaboration stamp set… How cute is this stamp set from Art Impressions!? I used it to create an interactive card… I started by stamping the ladies from the Hug in the Mug stamp set towards the bottom of a white panel. I colored the image with Copic Markers. I stamped snowflakes from the Feline Like Christmas Spinners stamp set around the image and die-cut the slit...

STAMPtember 2021 Party

Hello, crafty friends. Happy STAMPtember! I’m excited to be part of THIS party celebrating THIS new STAMPtember release from Simon Says Stamp. I have three Holiday Gift Card Holders to share today… I give a lot of gift cards out during the Holiday Season and always try to make them a little more personal by incorporating the gift card into the design of the card. Today, I’m sharing three different ways to do that...

Summer Cards for Teachers

Hello, crafty friends. I’ve been busy making end of the school year gifts for teachers. I created some cards for my son’s teachers… I started by creating the sun rays in the background using Buttercup ink and a blending brush through a sun ray stencil. Next, I die-cut the Big Picture Book Bear dies and bodies using two different browns. This way I could use the left over pieces for the next card. It’s...

Reverse Confetti May Release Blog Hop

Hi, crafty friends. I’m excited to be part of THIS blog hop celebrating THIS new Reverse Confetti release… I have a few projects to share with you today using the new release… To create the slimline card, I covered a panel using colored card stock strips. I stamped and colored the adorable images from the Punny Party stamp set and used the coordinating dies to cut them out. I stacked them on top of...

Reverse Confetti March Release Blog Hop

Hi, crafty friends. I’m thrilled to announce that I will be joining the Reverse Confetti team during their blog hops to celebrate their new releases. I have four projects to share today featuring THIS new release… For the first card… I started by die-cutting the big flowers cover panel from a few different colors of card stock and inlaying the pieces to create a fun background. I stamped and colored the bunnies from the...

Background Stamp Candy Bag Toppers

Howdy, crafty friends. I’m back with more inspiration using THIS new release from Simon Says Stamp. I wanted to share a quick and easy project using my favorite background stamp from the release… I started by heat embossing THIS  background stamp on a piece of white and pink card stock. For the white topper, I inked up the stamp with black pigment ink and added clear embossing powder and heat set. For the pink...