Beautiful Days Release

Hello there, crafty friends. Today’s card features products from THIS new release… To create this card, I started by ink blending the background. I used a rainbow of Distress Oxide Inks. I die cut THIS die and adhered the hands to each side of the rainbow background. I adhered the entire piece to a black panel. I created a smaller white card and used THIS stencil to dry emboss the pattern on the front...

More Sweet Days Card Kit Inspiration

Hi, crafty friends. I recently shared THIS card using THIS new card kit. I’m back today with more inspiration using the same card kit… I started by stamping the row of hearts image from the kit’s stamp set repeatedly on a white A2 panel. I went in rainbow order and filled the entire panel creating a background. I die-cut a circle from the panel as well as the front of a side fold card...

Meet Chilly & Freezy

Hello, crafty friends. Did you see what Simon Says Stamp is offering from Cyber Monday?… If you purchase $25 in Tim Holtz products, you receive a free limited edition exclusive Chilly & Freeze die set. No code needed! Isn’t it adorable!? I made this card with it… To create the card, I die-cut THIS die from the front of a smoke colored card base. I added a layer of THIS acetate between layers of...

Scrappy Tails Gingerbread House

Hello, crafty friends. I’m excited to be taking part in THIS instagram hop celebrating new products form Scrappy Tail Crafts. I have a fun, interactive 3D Gingerbread House card to share today‚Ķ I started by cutting the main house portion using THIS die set from kraft card stock. I cut the roof from kraft cardstock as well and blended on top with a brown for a darker look. I trimmed off the scalloped edge...

Cozy Hugs Release Blog Hop

Hello there, crafty friends. I’m back with an interactive card featuring products from THIS new release… First, I created a quick background by doing some marble painting with paints. You can see a previous I did on this that explains the process HERE. As that was drying, I stamped THIS bat and used THESE dies to cut it out. I wanted him to be interactive so here are the instructions I followed to assemble...

STAMPtember 2022 Tim Holtz Collaboration

Hi there, crafty friends. Today’s STAMPtember collaboration stamp set is THIS one from Tim Holtz… I started by stamping the main image and sentiment from THIS stamp set with black pigment ink and clear heat embossing it for some shine. I masked off the Santa scene and ink blended the night sky. Once it was dry, I masked off the sentiment area and applied white pigment ink over the ink blended sky to create...

STAMPtember 2022 Brutus Monroe Collaboration

Hello again, crafty friends. Today’s STAMPtember stamp set collaboration is THIS one by Brutus Monroe. I used it to create two cards… For the first card… I stamped and Copic colored THIS stamp set and used THESE coordinating dies to cut them out. I die-cut THIS die and created a card base from it using white card stock. I masked off a square on the front panel and ink blended green and blue for...

STAMPtember 2022 Release Inspiration

Hi there, crafty friends. I’m back with more inspiration from THIS STAMPtember release from Simon Says Stamp… I started by creating the background. I applied ink through THIS stencil on a piece of yellow card stock for a tone on tone look. Next, I stamped and Copic colored an image from THIS stamp set and used THESE coordinating dies to cut it out. I white heat embossed a sentiment from the same stamp set...

STAMPtember 2022 Pink & Main Collaboration

Hello, crafty friends. The next STAMPtember collaboration stamp set is THIS one from Pink & Main. I used it to create an interactive gift card holder… I started by cutting THIS die from white card stock. I stamped the main image from THIS stamp set on the coffee cup and also on a piece of masking paper. I cut the image from the masking paper and adhered it on top of the image to...