STAMPtember Stencils

Hello there, crafty friends. Today’s cards feature some of the new stencils from the STAMPtember release… There are so many techniques that you can do with stencils. I went back to one I did a long time ago and that’s creating shimmery backgrounds using Perfect Pearls. I started by taping down my stencil with THIS tape on top of colored card stock, that I rubbed with THIS to remove any static/oils. I used THIS...

Double Take: Thank You Cards

Hi. Today’s card features THIS new stamp set and THIS coordinating die… This stamp set and die is so unique as it stamps all at once and die-cuts all the images at once. I stamped the image using my MISTI and a rainbow of ink colors. I trimmed down the panel and added some dry embossed lines using my trimmer and bone folder. On the pink card… I stamped the sentiments again and cut them...

Simple Watercolor Backgrounds

Hello, crafty friends. I have two cards to share today with the same design, but two different color combinations… To create the watercolor pieces, I started by taping down THIS paper with THIS tape to a hard board. I scribbled stripes of colors on each panel with THESE markers and added water to blend the colors a bit. Once it was dry and I added some of THIS on top, I clear heat embossed...

Teacher Coffee Card

Hello again, crafty friends. Since school is starting back up soon, I wanted to get a head start on my stash of teacher cards that I give out throughout the year… I started by die-cutting THIS coffee cup die from THIS card stock. I stamped the front with images from THIS new stamp set to create a background. I added a bit of coloring with a Copic marker and added THIS patterned paper to...

Simon Says Stamp April 2019 Card Kit

Howdy, crafty friends. Today’s card uses goodies from THIS new card kit… The patterned papers in the kit are gorgeous. I decided to use them and die-cut a few hearts from THIS die set as well as THIS scalloped square. I stamped a sentiment from THIS stamp set that is included in the kit on the smallest heart. The kit also comes with a couple of stickers sheets. I added a few hearts as...

Marbled Background Hearts

Hi, crafty friends. Today’s cards feature THIS background stamp from Concord & 9th… I’m a big fan of Concord & 9th’s turnabout stamps. They recently released THIS turnabout tool kit that makes the turnabout stamps easier to use. The turnabouts stamps now come with a guide that make is super easy to line it up. I used the guide to line up the marbled background in my MISTI and stamped it with a variety...

Thankful Cards

Hi, crafty friends. Since it’s Thanksgiving in the states, I thought it would be the perfect time to share some thankful cards. I gave these to Aiden’s teachers before the Holiday break letting them know how grateful we are for them… The first card was made by dry embossing THIS die on a piece of THIS card stock using THIS embossing mat with my die cutting machine to create a subtle background. After adding...

Back to School Bus Card

Hi there, crafty friends. Since going back to school is just around the corner, I thought I’d share a couple of projects using THIS stamp set and THIS coordinating die… How cute is that school bus!? I decided to make a shaped card with it using the coordinating die. I stamped the school bus image using my MISTI with THIS ink. I colored it in with Copics and fussy cut it out along the line....

Simon Says Stamp August 2018 Card Kit

Hi, crafty friends. Happy Saturday! I’m popping in today with a card I created with THIS new card kit… The kit contains THIS gorgeous background. I stamped it on the pink card stock (included in the kit) using THIS ink for a tone-on-tone look. I cut it it down to 1 x 4 inch strips and adhered them down to a card front covered with black card stock. I used foam tape only on...