Let’s Connect Release Shaker Card

Hello there, crafty friends. I’m back with more inspiration from THIS release. This time I’m sharing a simple shaker card… I inked up THIS stencil on THIS card stock. I die-cut THIS coordinating die from the front. On the front panel of the card base, I stamped the computer image from THIS adorable stamp set. I temporarily adhered the stenciled panel to the front for correct placement. After coloring in the images, I adhered...

Product Showcase: Ink, Mini Blending Brush, and Shimmer

Hi, crafty friends. Today’s post is a bit different. I’ve been playing with some new crafty goodies and they have won my heart so I thought I would share more about them here in a product showcase… I created a card using all three of the products together…. CONCORD AND 9TH INKS First, let’s talk about THESE new Concord & 9th inks… They are a dye ink pad that have a extra firm foam...

Chunky Flower Background

Hello, crafty friends. I’m back with a bright and happy card to kick off the week… I started by applying a rainbow of Distress Ink through THIS stencil. I flicked some water on top for added texture and repeatedly stamped the chunky flower image from THIS stamp set on top of each ink blended area. I adhered the panel to one of THESE note cards and finished off the design with THIS die-cut sentiment....

Congrats Card

Hello, crafty friends. Today’s card features a simple technique and that is to cut up your background panel to add more interest… I started by inking up THIS stencil with THIS white ink using THIS sponge dauber. I applied it heavily to add some texture. Once dry, I cut the panel in half horizontally and vertically, creating four rectangles. I added some fun foam behind each piece before adhering it to one of THESE...

Even More Send Happiness Inspiration

Hi, crafty friends. Today’s card share is full of sparkle and shine and features a few products from THIS release… I started by applying three blue shades of Distress Ink through THIS stencil. Before removing the stencil, I applied THIS on top using THIS tool. I stamped, colored, and fussy cut out images from THIS stamp set. I created sand at the bottom of the scene by die-cutting THIS border from THIS card stock....

Send Happiness Release

Howdy, crafty friends. Simon Says Stamp has a new release HERE and today’s card features some of the new products… I started by ink blending THIS stencil with three colors of Distress inks. I die-cut THIS word from black and white card stock and adhered it to the card. Under it, I stamped the birthday word from THIS stamp set. I die-cut THIS adorable puppy from brown and black card stock and blended some...

Simple Slider Die

Hi, crafty friends. Today’s card share features a simple interactive element… I started by applying ink through THIS stencil to create a background. I did heavier color towards the bottom, smaller hearts and softer color towards to the top, large hearts. I cut a slit in the card stock with THIS interactive die and cut the panel from the die set using red card stock. I stamped a sentiment on the panel from THIS...

Crafty Hugs Release Blog Hop-Day 1

Hello, crafty friends. I’m so happy to be part of this blog hop celebrating THIS new release from Simon Says Stamp… To create these cards, I started by applying ink through THIS and THIS stencil with THIS ink. For this card… After inking it with yellow, I laid the stencil back down, shifted it slightly and applied THIS color of ink. Where the yellow and blue overlap, you get green… For the next card…...

Stencil Week-Day 4

Hello, crafty friends. Today’s card share features a stencil pattern using transparent texture paste… I inked up a white panel with THIS and THIS ink using THIS tool. I applied THIS texture paste through THIS stencil using THIS tool. I stamped THIS sentiment and used THIS coordinating die set to cut it out. This stamp and die set is unique as it stamps and cuts multiple greetings in one pass. So clever! I adhered...