Embossed Resist Background

Howdy, crafty friends. Today’s card share features an embossed resist background… To create this card, I white heat embossed THIS text background on a piece of white cardstock. I applied pink oxide ink through the open area of THIS stencil and spritzed it with THIS for some sparkle and shine. I stamped the adorable bunny image from THIS stamp set from THIS die cut and colored it with Copic Markers. I used THIS coordinating...

Vellum Wedding Card

Hello, crafty friends. I have a vellum card to share today… To create this card, I started by creating a top folding, A2 sized card base from heavyweight vellum. I white heat embossed THIS background stamp on the front panel. I stamped THIS sentiment on a strip of cardstock and adhered it to the bottom of the panel. I die cut one of THESE hearts from white glitter paper and added it next to...

Gatefold Margarita Card

Hi, crafty friends. I have a bright and bold gatefold card to share today… To create this card, I started by stamping the margarita image and sentiment from THIS stamp set. I colored in the Margarita image and used THESE coordinating dies to cut it out. Next, I created a gatefold card base. To create a gatefold card base, I cut a piece of 8.5 x 11 piece of cardstock in half and scored...

Just BEE-cause Card

Hi, crafty friends. I had so much fun creating today’s card… To create this card, I started by stamping the images from THIS stamp set, coloring them with Copic markers, and cutting them out. After coloring the honeycombs, I applied clear embossing ink over the entire surface and clear heat embossing them for some shine… I stamped a sentiment from the same stamp set in the bottom right corner of a white A2 panel...

Highlighting an Embossed Background

Hello, crafty friends. Happy Memorial Day to all of you in the U.S. I have a red, white, and blue themed card to share today that I created for a friend’s son who became an Eagle Scout… To create this card, I used THIS embossing folder to create the dimensional stars background. I lightly rubbed clear ink on top of the stars to get them to stand out more and highlight the background. I...

Mini Slimline Scene Card

Howdy, crafty friends. I’m back today with a mini slimline scene card featuring products from THIS new release… I started by stamping the images from THIS stamp set and coloring them with Copic Markers. I used THESE coordinating dies to cut them out. Next, I ink blended on the front of a mini slimline card base. A mini slimline card base measures 3.5 inches x 6 inches. I used Distress Oxide inks and ink...

Teacher Appreciation Cards

Hello again, crafty friends. I’m a huge fan of teachers and as the school year is winding down, I wanted to share a few teacher appreciation cards I created… To create these cards, I started by stamping THIS background with an ink that coordinates with the cardstock color for a tone on tone look. I stamped the image and sub sentiment from THIS stamp set on THIS banner. I cut THIS teacher word from...

More Dear Friend Release Inspiration

Howdy, crafty friends. I’m back with more inspiration from THIS new Dear Friend Release… To create this card, I started by stamping THIS flower and leaf images and coloring them with Copic Markers. I used THESE coordinating dies to cut them out. I cut a piece of patterned paper using THIS die. I adhered the piece to a piece of black glossy cardstock cut to A2 size. I also cut THESE hearts from the...

Dear Friend Release Blog Hop-Day 2

Hello again, crafty friends. I’m so excited to be joining THIS blog hop celebrating THIS new release…. ┬áTo create these cards, I stamped THIS background on each card. The background stamp is a pull apart background stamp. The stamp has perforations where you can pull it apart and isolate each ray of the rainbow. For the first card…. I stamped the rays with traditional rainbow colors… I added a stamped sentiment from THIS stamp...

Dear Friend Release

Hello there, crafty friends. I’m back with more inspiration from THIS new release by Simon Says Stamp… To create this card, I started by applying pink ink through THIS stencil on a pink piece of cardstock. I started with a darker color along the bottom of the pattern and a lighter on top. I also spritzed a small amount of water on top of the ink for some added texture. I die cut THIS...