Interactive Valentine’s Day Cards

Hi there, crafty friends. I’m sharing a couple of interactive cards today… I couldn’t wait to use THIS cute stamp set. I stamped and colored the images with Copics. I used THESE dies to cut them out. For the first card… I inked up THIS stencil with THIS ink. I cut it out with THIS die as well as a piece of red card stock. I die-cut the toast die from the panel and...

Snowman Shaker Card

Hello, crafty friends. I’m back today with a shaker card created with THIS card kit. I stamped a snowman image from THIS stamp set (included in the kit), masked it with THIS masking paper and stamped two more snowman images. I colored them with Copics and stamped the snowflake image from the stamp set in the background. I die-cut THIS die from white card stock and fun foam. I adhered them together, sandwiching a...

Hidden Sentiment Slider Card

Hello, crafty friends. Today’s card was created with THIS card kit. I decided to make an interactive card with the adorable penguin images. I stamped, colored, and cut out both penguin images. I created an ice pond using THIS oval die and die-cut THIS die in the center. I adhered foam tape to the back of the piece on three sides, creating a channel for a strip of paper to slide in. I stamped...

Simon Says Stamp’s You are Loved Release

Hi there, crafty friends. Today’s card was created using a new stamp set from THIS release from Simon Says Stamp… How adorable is THIS puppy!? I stamped, colored, and cut out the image. I adhered it down to a 3 x 5 inch black note card that was stamped with the confetti image using THIS white pigment ink. I used THIS spring to adhere it down so it give the motion of the dog...

Mermaid Card

Howdy, crafty friends. I know it is almost December but I am missing the beach terribly. I’m not a fan of the cold weather so I thought I would share this card and daydream I’m at the beach. Who’s with me!? How cute is that mermaid!? I stamped, colored, and die-cut her out from THIS stamp set and THIS coordinating die. I used THESE to color her in and added lots of shimmer with...

Entire Shaker Card

Hello, crafty friends. I’m back today with a shaker card… Instead of creating a shaker element on a card, I wanted to make an entire shaker card. I started with the background. I inked up THIS stencil with a variety of Distress Oxide Inks and then spritzed the stencil with water. I laid it down on to a piece of THIS watercolor card stock. After letting it dry, I stamped the sentiment from THIS...

Part of my Tribe

Hello, crafty friends. THIS dog stamp from Picket Fence Studios is adorable and thought it would be fun to pair up with THIS stamp set. I stamped the large image on THIS paper using THIS ink and clear heat embossed it. I used THESE zig clear color real brush markers to color in the doggies and fussy cut them out. For the card base, I created a gate fold card by cutting a piece...

Coordinating Die-Cut Window Card

Hello there, crafty friends. Today’s cards features how to stretch the use of your coordinating dies… Coordinating dies are an investment, but there are many fun techniques you can do with them. Instead of just cutting out the image, I created a window for the image. I started by die-cutting THIS coordinating die from the front of white note card. I placed the card in the MISTI and stamped the coordinating image from THIS...