Warm Christmas Mini Slimline Card

Hello again, crafty friends. It’s cold here in Ohio so I thought I would share a warm Christmas scene card and daydream about the beach… I started by creating the background. I ink blended a mini slimline panel with three colors of Distress Oxide Inks and spritzed water on top to add some texture and interest. I stamped the wave image from THIS Warm Christmas stamp set using blue ink and then shifted the...

Slimline Halloween Card

Hello there, crafty friends. Happy Halloween! I thought I’d share a Halloween card today to celebrate… I started by ink blending a night scene using Distress Oxide inks on the front of a slimline card base. I spritzed THIS on top for some texture and shine. Next, I cut THIS pumpkin house and accessories from colored cardstock and the door from THIS woodgrain cardstock. I added ink to the edges of the die cuts...

STAMPtember 2022 Greeting Farm Collaboration

Hello again, crafty friends. Today’s STAMPtember collaboration stamp set is THIS one from the Greeting Farm… To create this card, I started by stamping all of the images from THIS stamp set, cut them out, and colored them with Copic Markers. For the background, I die-cut THIS background die from white card stock and did some ink blending to add color to it… For the inside panel of the background, I applied a heavier...

STAMPtember 2022 Clearly Besotted Collaboration

Hi, crafty friends. Today’s STAMPtember collaboration stamp set is THIS one from Clearly Besotted… I started by stamping the scene from THIS stamp set twice along the bottom of a mini slimline white panel. I colored it in with Copics. Then, I stamped the critter images from the stamp set and colored them in with Copics. After I cut them out, I adhered them along the bottom of the card. I finished off the...

Reverse Confetti July 2022 New Release Hop

Hello there, crafty friends. Reverse Confetti has a new release and I have a card and video to share using some of the new goodies… VIDEO You can watch the video on how I created this card HERE or click on the video below… Let’s start by creating the background. I used three colors of Distress Inks and a piece of acetate to create a quick inky background. I applied three colors of ink...

Beach Scene Card

Hi there, crafty friends. Today’s card share features a beach scene… I started by creating the background. I did some hot foiling on blue cardstock to create a focal point. I have a video HERE that shows how to hot foil along with some tips and tricks. I tore a few pieces of Neenah Desert Storm Cardstock along the bottom of the panel to resemble sand. I stamped and Copic colored the images from...

More Let’s Chill Release Inspiration

Hello, crafty friends. I have a slimline card to share today featuring THIS new stamp set… I started by creating the background. I cut a slimline panel from yupo paper and applied a variety of blue alcohol inks to it along with rubbing alcohol to resemble a sky. I stamped and Copic colored the images from the Soaring Birthday stamp set and used the coordinating dies to cut them out. I adhered the images...

Let’s Chill Release

Hello again, crafty friends. Simon Says Stamp has a new release HERE and today’s card features the Beach Hut stamp set. To create this card, I ink blended a slimline background using Distress Oxide inks. I sprayed it with shimmer spritz to add some more texture. I die-cut the piece using the Slimline Marquee die. I adhered it to a white slimline note card. I added a strip of neenah desert storm cardstock along...

Simple Grad Card

Hello there, crafty friends. I have a simple graduation cards to share today… I started by stamping the images from the Hats Off stamp set and a sentiment from the Grad Party stamp set on a white panel. I inked some clouds over it using a Cloud stencil with Tumbled Glass Distress Oxide ink. I colored the images using Copic Markers. I adhered it to a red note card and added small black strips...

Yay You Release

Hello, crafty friends. Simon Says Stamp has a new release HERE and I’m featuring some of the new products on today’s card… I love creating these Basic Box Cards. I recently dedicated a whole week of Box Cards on my blog HERE. To create the box, I cut two of the main die in the Basic Box Card die from light green cardstock. I applied strong double sided tape on the hinges of each...