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...

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...

Summer “Graffiti” Background

Hello. Today’s card features a “graffiti” background… I wanted to create a bright and cheery summer card so I pulled several summer stamp sets I have and started arranging images from them on to a piece of white cardstock in my Misti.  I picked them up with the door of the Misti and inked them with a few Hero Arts Bold Mini ink cubes. The colors I used were Rose Madder, Tangerine, Dandelion, Green...

“Coloring” with Mini Ink Cubes

Hello and welcome. Today’s cards show a quick way to add color to a background… I stamped three robots from THIS adorable set repeatedly on a piece of Neenah White Cardstock using THIS ink to create a background. After debating what kind of medium to use to color all the robots, I decided to use mini ink cubes for super quick coloring. Since the images are playful, I thought the “artsy” look that the...

Mini Ink Organization (and Giveaway!)

I love to organize. I like everything to have a home and a label on it. So today I thought I’d show you how I store my mini ink pads. I recently found THIS container at Hobby Lobby and although it’s intended to hold stamps, I thought it might be a good home for all the mini inks I’ve been hoarding, I mean collecting.  Let me start by giving you the details on this container....