Hello Beautiful Release Inspiration

Hello, crafty friends. I’m back with more inspiration using THIS new release… I started by stamping and coloring THIS stroller image. I used THIS coordinating die to cut them out. I die-cut THIS word and THIS word in white and the shadow in gray. I adhered the pieces to a vellum piece cut with THIS scalloped die. I created backgrounds using THIS stencil and Distress Oxide inks in blue and pink. I finished off...

Hello Beautiful Release

Hello, crafty friends. I’m back today with a couple of cards featuring THIS new release from Simon Says Stamp… I started by ink smooshing a few colors of distress ink on both panels. I stamped and colored THESE bunny images and used THESE coordinating dies to cut them out. For the first card… I stamped a coordinating sentiment from the same stamp set on the inked panel and then added Versamark through THIS stencil....

Roundimals Roundup

Howdy, crafty friends. Have you seen the Roundimals stamps and dies from Brutus Monroe? They have stolen my heart and I wanted to share the projects I made with them… For the first card… I stamped and colored THIS adorable owl and used the included coordinating die to cut it out. I started by applying white texture paste through THIS stencil to add subtle interest to the background. I die-cut the pieces from THIS...

Scene Changing Card

Hello there, crafty friends. I have a scene changing card to share today… I started by inking up the front and inside of the note card with Tumbled Glass Distress Oxide ink. After it was dry, I applied glitter glitz gel through THIS stencil and die-cut three clouds. I stamped a sentiment from THIS stamp set on the top layer and adhered the remaining clouds underneath for dimension. I added a strip of gray...

Paper Hugs Slimline Card

Hello, crafty friends. I have a bright and cheerful slimline card to share today… To create this card, I applied a rainbow of Distress Oxide inks through THIS slimline stencil. I masked off around each row so I could get a different color for each row. I die-cut THIS die six times from black card stock and adhered them together for dimension. I stamped, colored, and cut out THIS image and adhered it beside...

One Layer Cards

Hello, crafty friends. I have a few one layer cards to share today… When THIS stamp set hit the market, it stole my heart. Such a sweet image. I finally got a chance to play with it and created multiple cards with a simple design. First, I stamped the image on a top folding white note card. I colored it with Copic markers and then stamped the image on some of THIS masking paper....

World’s Best Teacher Card

Hi, crafty friends. I’m back with more inspiration using THIS new release from Simon Says Stamp… I’m always needing teacher cards on hand because I like to spoil them often. 🙂 I started by inking up THIS stencil on a white panel. I stamped and colored THIS image and used THIS coordinating die to cut it out. I stamped a sentiment from an older teacher stamp set and added THIS die-cut to finish off...

Love You Release Inspiration

Hi there, crafty friends. I have some inspiration to share using THIS new release… I started by applying Distress Oxide inks through THESE heart layering stencils on the front of both card panels. I trimmed down the cards and rounded the bottom corners. I die-cut THIS coordinating heart die on the front panel of each card and stamped the animal heart image from THIS stamp set on the inside of the card. I colored...

Card Drive for Wild Hearts

Hello, crafty friends. I’m sharing a bunch of cards today that I created for the Wild Hearts Card Drive. Ricky Bromero is organizing this card drive in support of Wild Hearts, a non-profit organization in Chicago that assists dogs with mobility issues and their human families. You can find out all the details of the card drive HERE. I was able to make two batches of cards starting with Distress Oxide ink blended panels....

The Greeting Farm STAMPtember 2020 Collaboration

Howdy, crafty friends. THIS stamp set by the Greeting Farm is the next STAMPtember collaboration stamp set. I stamped, colored, and cut out the girl and cat image from THIS stamp set. For the background, I applied ink through THIS stencil, creating a patterned rectangle. I created a gift box by adding THIS bow die-cut on top. I added lots of THIS to the bow for some shine. I adhered the stamped images along...