Picket Fence Studios May 2019 Release + $100 Gift Certificate GIVEAWAY + Coupon Code

Howdy, crafty friends. Today’s cards feature new products from THIS new release from Picket Fence Studios. For the first card… I stamped the oh so cute bunny image from THIS stamp set and colored it with Copic Markers. I used THIS coordinating die to cut it out. I die-cut THIS single die repeatedly to create a background and used foam adhesive to adhere it to a white note card to add some dimension. I stamped...

Framing a Focal Image

Hi there, crafty friends. Today’s card uses a coordinating die to frame an image.. I stamped THIS image on THIS card stock and added color with THESE watercolors. I did a few layers of colors, drying in between each. I added THIS to the eyes to make them stand out. I die-cut the coordinating die from another piece of the same card stock to create a frame for the image. I applied THIS ink...

Rainbow Backgrounds

Hi there, crafty friends. Today’s cards all have rainbow backgrounds… For the first card… I inked up THIS stencil with a rainbow of distress inks to create a colorful sky. I used THIS die to create a border around the panel. I stamped and colored the sun image from THIS stamp set and used THESE coordinating dies to cut it out. I added some of THIS on top of the balloon for some shine...

One Layer Wonder-Floral Wreath

Howdy, crafty friends. Today’s card is a one layer wonder. Well, almost. I did adhere the piece to a card base but wanted to share an idea that had minimal bulk… I stamped the medium floral image from THIS stamp set using the 4×4 stencil wreath from THIS stencil bundle set. The stencil helps align the images in a wreath shape. I colored in the flowers with Copic Makers in rainbow order and added a sentiment from...

Wrapped Candy Bars for Valentine’s Day

Hi, crafty friends. Valentine’s Day is just around the corner and I wanted to share what I made for a few staff members at my son’s school… These are decorated letter sized envelopes. I’ve had these in my stash for some time but you could even use a regular white envelope. The size is good to hold a XL candy bar. To decorate the envelopes, I used THIS stencil and applied THIS and THIS...

DIY Valentines

Hi, crafty friends. I’m sharing a few valentines I created for my son to give to his cousins… I thought THIS stamp set would be perfect for Valentines, so I stamped and colored a few of the critters and used THESE coordinating dies to cut them out. For the background, I die-cut THIS heart and inked up THIS stencil on top. I stamped a coordinating sentiment from the set and backed each heart with...

Entire Shaker Card

Hello, crafty friends. I’m back today with a shaker card… Instead of creating a shaker element on a card, I wanted to make an entire shaker card. I started with the background. I inked up THIS stencil with a variety of Distress Oxide Inks and then spritzed the stencil with water. I laid it down on to a piece of THIS watercolor card stock. After letting it dry, I stamped the sentiment from THIS...

Simon Says Stamp November 2018 Card Kit

Hello there, crafty friends. Today’s card features products from THIS new card kit from Simon Says Stamp… Fall is my favorite time of year and I just love the leaf images in THIS stamp set that is included in the kit. I used THIS stencil along with my MISTI to stamp out all the images in a wreath/circular pattern. I started with the large red flower and worked my way out, leaving room for...

New Picket Fence Release

Hello, crafty friends. I’m sharing three projects today all featuring new products just released from Picket Fence Studios. The new release is FABULOUS! The first card uses THIS new stamp set… I stamped the solid line image repeatedly to create a background using a variety of Distress Oxide Inks. I stamped the sentiment along the bottom. I die-cut THIS circle from the center and THIS rectangle die to create a border. I stamped, colored...