Beautiful Blooms Stencil and Stamp Set

Hi there, crafty friends. I have a one layer card to share today… To create this card, I applied pink and yellow ink through THESE layering stencils on a piece of yellow cardstock. Next, I stamped the outline of the images from THIS stamp set on top. I turned it into a shaped card by die cutting the piece with THIS die. I cut another piece from the same yellow cardstock, scored the top...

White Ink over Embossed Image

Hi there, crafty friends. Today’s card was inspired by a card I taught at CREATE (back in April) in one of the make it and take it booths. If you are not familiar with CREATE, it’s an event hosted by Simon Says Stamp every year in Columbus, Ohio. It’s two days filled with creative fun. The card we taught had an embossed image that had some ink blending on top and finished off with...

New Distress Spritz Shimmer Sprays

Hi there, crafty friends. I have two cards to share today featuring THESE new Distress Spritz shimmer sprays… The Distress Spritz Set Of 12 Bundle by Tim Holtz is a collection of shimmer sprays that complement the Distress color palette. These spritzes contain a blend of pearlized pigments in a clear fluid base and are ideal for use on porous surfaces such as paper, canvas, and wood. Use them with various Distress products, such...

Hero Arts June 2024 Blog Hop

Hello, crafty friends. I’m so excited to be part of THIS Blog Hop celebrating THIS June Release from Hero Arts and the launch of Hero Studio, a new subscription program. You can find all the information on the new subscription program HERE. Introducing the reimagined Hero Arts monthly subscription program (Hero Studio), now with six original options each month. Subscribe by the 1st of the month to guarantee you get the product. Free (US)...

Hero Studio Countdown June 2024

Hi there, crafty friends. Hero Arts has a new subscription program called Hero Studio. You can find more information about it HERE. Today’s card is a sneak peek of the Card Kit of the Month… To create this card, I stamped an image from the stamp set in the card kit multiple times on a white panel along with a coordinating sentiment. I die cut a heart from the center of the panel and...

Celebrate Release-Taco Tuesday Card

Hello, crafty friends. Today’s card features THIS new release from Simon Says Stamp… We are huge taco lovers in my household and my son never allows us to miss a Taco Tuesday so I was so excited to see these products in this release! To create this card, I started with the background. I applied a few different colors through THESE layering stencils. I was going for a tiled look at a Mexican Restaurant....

April 2024 My Monthly Hero Release Blog Hop

Hello again, crafty friends. I have two cards to share today featuring new products from Hero Arts as part of THIS Blog Hop. Before we get to the projects, let’s take a look at the kits available… CLASSIC KIT: Classic Kit Contents: 3 Color Layering Floral Butterfly Stencils, 5.25″ x 6.5″ Coordinating Cover Plate Die 16 Coordinating Frame Cuts Clear Stamp Message Set, 4″ x 6″ 3 Reactive Ink Cubes (Blue Hawaii, Splash, Taffy)...

Foiled Acetate Tri-fold Card

Hi, crafty friends. Today’s card is a tri-fold card featuring an foiled acetate window… To create this card, I started by adding foil to the front of one of THESE printed acetate sheets and running it through my MINC machine to apply the foil to the design. Next, I die cut one of THESE dies from the front of a white side folding note card. I applied double sided tape to all four sides...

Card Class Cards

Hello there, crafty friends. Recently, I taught a card class for some of the teachers at Aiden’s school… …we had so much fun and I wanted to share the cards that we created. We made a total of four cards. For the first card… I started by covering the front of a 4bar card base with THIS patterned paper. Next, I stamped the images from THIS waffle stamp set and colored them with Copic...

My Monthly Hero Countdown February 2024

Hello again, crafty friends. Today’s card is part of the My Monthly Hero Countdown to the February 5th Kit release. My card features THIS Premium Kit… To create this card, I started by ink blending an A2 white panel cut with THIS die using a rainbow of Hero Arts inks (all linked below). Next, I applied black ink through THIS stencil on top of the ink blending. I spritzed it with THIS shimmer spray....