Hero Kids Monster Kit Release Blog Hop

Hello, crafty friends. I’m back today with a project I did with my son (Aiden) featuring THIS new Hero Kids Monster Kit… Aiden and I decided to make Halloween gift bags for his classmates. We started by decorating the monster die-cuts in the kit to create tags for the gift bags. The kit includes markers but Aiden wanted to paint, so he did some marble painting. To do marble painting, temporarily adhere the paper...

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...

Cards for Crafty Friends-Part Two

Hi, crafty friends. I’m back with more cards for crafty friends after such a great response from THIS previous post… For all three cards, I started by adhering THIS watercolor card stock on top of THESE top folded cards. I adhered the texture side face up to add to the watercolor theme. I stamped, colored, and cut out three of THIS image. I die-cut lots of THESE wood grain frames and adhered three together...

Cards for Crafty Friends

Hello. The majority of the cards I send out is for fellow crafters (a.k.a. my tribe). I’ve had some fun crafty themed products sitting on my desk for awhile and wanted to use them to create a few interactive cards for my crafty friends… I started by die-cutting THIS die from THIS fun foam. I used it as a stamp that I temporarily adhered inside my MISTI. I inked it up with several colors...

Hero Arts 2018 Catalog Release Blog Hop

Hi, crafty friends. I’m honored to be joining a talented group of artists to showcase new products from Hero Arts. I created three cards today featuring mini ink cube backgrounds… I love Hero Arts mini ink cubes. They come in fun colors, perfect for travel, and cost effective. I used them on all three cards in different ways to make some simple backgrounds. I also used THIS new adorable stamp set on all the...

November 2017 My Monthly Hero Blog Hop

Hi there. I’m thrilled to be taking part in the November My Monthly Hero Blog Hop. This month’s kit is fabulous. *You can find more information about the kit HERE. I decided to make a few gatefold cards using the main images from the kit’s stamp set… To create these cards… 1. I cut the card base to 4 1/4 x 8 1/2 and scored at 2 1/8 and 6 3/8. I trimmed a sliver off...

Hero Arts Summer 2017 Catalog Blog Hop

Hello there and welcome. I’m honored to be taking part in the Hero Arts Blog Hop celebrating their Summer Catalog. If you haven’t checked out the Summer Catalog yet, you can click HERE and check it out. THIS set quickly won my heart and I created two cards with it to share today… I clear heat embossed THIS background stamp on to a piece of blue and teal cardstock. I stamped the puffer fish and...

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)...

Hero Arts April MMH Blog Hop

Hello. I’m excited to be a part of the Hero Arts Blog Hop celebrating their April My Monthly Hero Kit… This fabulous kit contains…. 6″x8″ clear stamp set 18 coordinating Frame Cuts dies 1 bottle Tonic Studios Nuvo Crystal Drops (Duck Egg Blue) 3 ink cubes (Lavender, Light Teal, Midnight) 2 half sheets Onyx shimmer cardstock (5.5″ x 8.5″) 2 half sheets Pink shimmer cardstock (5.5″ x 8.5″) 2 half sheets Tiffany Blue cardstock (5.5″...

2017 Hero Arts Catalog Blog Hop

*ETA: This is the second hop for today. If you’re looking for the Katy’s Kindness Blog Hop, click HERE. Hello there and welcome. I’m honored to be joining the Hero Arts Blog Hop celebrating their 2017 Catalog release that is available HERE. I fell in love with THIS Koi Fish Layering Stamp Set and created this card with it… I started with a Google search on Koi fish for coloring. I was surprised with...