STAMPtember 2021 Colorado Craft Company Life Happens

Hello, crafty friends. It’s time for another STAMPtember collaboration stamp set. This time it’s from Colorado Craft Company… I started by stamping the background with the Friendship Text Background and die-cut it with the Wonky Rectangles Die. I die-cut the Stitched Arch die from white card stock and stamped the mice image from the Life Happens stamp set and colored it with Copic markers. I stamped it again on masking paper, cut it out,...

STAMPtember 2021 Reverse Confetti Autumn Blessings

Hello, crafty friends. It’s time for another STAMPtember collaboration stamp set… I started by stamping the Thank You Text Background on a piece of kraft cardstock. I white heat embossed a sentiment from the Autumn Blessings stamp set. I stamped, Copic colored, and cut out the flower image from the set and adhered it to the stamped background. I added a few metallic hearts and some crystal glaze in the center of the flowers...

STAMPtember 2021-Printmaking Florals

Hi there, crafty friends. My next STAMPtember inspiration project features the Printmaking Florals stamp set and Printmaking Floral Background Stamp (linked at the bottom of this post)… To create this card, I stamped the Printmaking Florals Background using white pigment ink on kraft card stock. I die-cut two circles using the Deckle Edge Circle Dies from colored cardstock and two regular circles from white cardstock. I stamped the outline image from the Printmaking Florals...

STAMPtember 2021-Love That Student

Howdy, crafty friends. I’m back with another project featuring the new STAMPtember release from Simon Says Stamp… To create this card, I die-cut the Detail Petal Slim Plate using kraft card stock. I stamped and Copic colored the pencil image multiple times and the star image from the Love that Student Stamp Set. I die-cut the A+ die from red foil cardstock and white for the shadow. I white heat embossed a sentiment from...

STAMPtember 2021

It’s finally here! Happy STAMPtember, crafty friends! If you’re unfamiliar with STAMPtember, it’s a month long stamping celebration hosted by Simon Says Stamp. There is so much in store for this month, but let’s kick off the party with today’s card featuring goodies from release (all linked at the bottom of this post)… I covered an A2 card front with kraft woodgrain cardstock for texture. I stamped the leaves from the Painted Leaves Stamp...

Sunshine Flowers Card Kit

Hi there, crafty friends. I’m sharing a card set today created from the September Card Kit from Simon Says Stamp… I started by stamping the large floral image from one of the kit’s stamp set on to three card bases created from colored card stock in the kit. I stamped it at the bottom and flipped the card around to stamp it at the top. I also stamped it on the flap of the...

More Make Magic Release Inspiration

Hi there, crafty friends. I’m back with more inspiration from THIS new release from Simon Says Stamp… To create this card, I started by cutting a piece of white card stock to 2.75 x 5.25 to create the reveal panel. I stamped the Handwriting Paper background stamp using blue ink. Next, I stamped it with sentiments from the Teacher Thank Yous stamp set. I also added a few stars from the Magic Stars die....

Reverse Confetti July Release Blog Hop

Hi there, crafty friends.  I’m excited to be part of THIS blog hop celebrating THIS new Reverse Confetti release. I have two cards to share using the new release… For the first card… I stamped the large floral image from the Bloom stamp set and colored it in with Copic Markers. I added lots of shine with a shimmer pen and some gloss with Nuvo Crystal Glaze. I white heat embossed the sentiment from...

Rainbows Release Blog Hop

Hi there, crafty friends. I’m excited to be part of THIS blog hop celebrating THIS new release from Simon Says Stamp. I have a few cards to share using embossing folders and alcohol inks… For all three cards, I embossed each embossing folder using Yupo paper. I applied alcohol ink blending solution on top of the embossed panels and then sprinkled on some Pearl Alcohol Inks. I chose the Pearl Alcohol inks because of...

Summer Cards for Teachers

Hello, crafty friends. I’ve been busy making end of the school year gifts for teachers. I created some cards for my son’s teachers… I started by creating the sun rays in the background using Buttercup ink and a blending brush through a sun ray stencil. Next, I die-cut the Big Picture Book Bear dies and bodies using two different browns. This way I could use the left over pieces for the next card. It’s...