Hot Foil Thank You Card Set

Hello, crafty friends. So, I finally decided to jump on the Hot Foil Bandwagon and I’m so glad I did. It’s so fun.. With any new product/technique, there is a bit of a learning curve. If you are starting out, I highly suggest watching THIS video by Yana Smakula. She shares great tips and tricks for any beginner and it really helped me. I used the Heart Grid Hot Foil Plate along with several...

Folk Art Flowers Card Set

Hi there, crafty friends. I have more inspiration to share using THIS new release. I’ve been working on creating Thank You card sets to give to my son’s teachers during Teacher Appreciation week and have a set to share today… Let’s start with the backgrounds. I started by popping out the pieces that are cut from the Folk Art Flowers Background Stamp. I set them aside in the order that they came off so...

Positive and Negative Foiling Card Set

Hi there, crafty friends. I have a card set to share that uses the positive and negative pieces while foiling… To create these cards, I started by laying pieces of the Mystic Rainbow Foil on top of the Rainbows Galore Toner Card Fronts, placing them inside a piece of parchment paper, and running them through my hot laminator… A closer look… Once I peeled off the foil when they came out of the laminator,...

Season of Sentiments Card Kit

Hi, crafty friends. I have a card set to share today that features the February Card Kit from Simon Says Stamp… I started by stamping the large floral image from the Orchid Rose Bouquet Stamp set on six pieces of Concord & 9th cardstock panels. I used the coordinating ink color and stamped it repeatedly to get a darker image. I adhered the pieces to a top folding, white notecard and rounded the two...

More Warmest Wishes Card Kit Inspiration

Hello, crafty friends. I’m kicking off this week with more inspiration using the Warmest Wishes Card Kit from Simon Says Stamp. I shared inspiration HERE and today’s card kicks it up a notch with an interactive box card… To create this card, I started with a white panel that measures 3.5 x 4.25 inches. I used the Glitter Glitz included in the card kit and applied it through the kit’s snowflake stencil. This piece...

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...