Care Bear Cards

Hi there, crafty friends. Today’s cards were so fun to make and a throwback to my childhood. I’m a child of the 80’s. I remember my childhood bedroom walls were covered in rainbow wallpaper and shelves of strawberry shortcake dolls, cabbage patch dolls, and care bears. I thought THIS bear die with THIS body die would make perfect Care Bear cards… I decided to make a rainbow of care bears and adhere them to...

Simple Party Favors for Kids

Howdy, crafty friends. Recently, my son celebrated his birthday and I decorated some bubbles to create some simple party favors for his classmates… I started by die-cutting some patterned papers using THIS banner die. I also die-cut some star tags that I stamped a party hat image from THIS stamp set as well as the sentiment. I tied both of the tags around the bubbles. Super simple. This is a great alternative to treats...

Creating cards from Leftovers

Hi, crafty friends. I keep a drawer of pieces that are extra from previous crafty projects. I used a few of them on today’s card. I stamped, colored, and cut out all the images from THIS stamp set. I used a few pieces on THIS project, but still had some of the critters leftover. I adhered the bunnies on to a left over watercolor panel that I die-cut with THIS and THIS die. I...

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...

Simon Says Stamp March Card Kit Week-Day 5

Howdy, crafty friends. All week I’ve been sharing projects with THIS card kit. Today, I’m wrapping up card kit week with this card… I started by adding watercolor to a piece of THIS card stock using a variety of Distress ink. I added drops of water to add interest. I white heat embossed the circles from THIS stamp set (included in the kit) on top and adhered the piece to a top folding pink...

Simon Says Stamp March Card Kit Week-Day 3

Howdy, crafty friends. I’n back with day three of March Card Kit Week and I have an interactive card to share using THIS kit… I die-cut THIS die from a piece of white card stock. I swiped the green ink from the kit on to a piece of 3×4 card stock and adhered it to the opening flap. I also added a strip of THIS card stock along the bottom. I stamped, colored, and...

Simon Says Stamp March Card Kit Week-Day 2

Hello, crafty friends. Today is day two of card kit week and I have more inspiration using THIS card kit… I die-cut the pattern papers in the kit using THIS banner die. I adhered them to a white note card in rainbow order and added a unicorn sticker on top along with some heart stickers. I stamped a sentiment from THIS stamp set that is included in the kit. A clean and simple card....

Simon Says Stamp March Card Kit Week-Day 1

Hi, crafty friends. Today’s card features products from THIS card kit from Simon Says Stamp. It’s called “Lucky Rainbow” and it’s fabulous. I’ve been making lots of projects with it so I thought it would be fun to make it a whole week of inspiration. Today is day one and I have a shaker card to share… I started by die-cutting a piece of patterned paper from the kit with THIS die and THIS...

New Picket Fence Release (February 2019)

Hi there, crafty friends. Picket Fence Studios has a new release and I have a few cards to share using their new dies… I think their new alcohol beverage dies are so fun and their large solid area makes them perfect for shaker cards. I started by creating three alcohol ink backgrounds on THIS paper. While the alcohol ink was still wet, I laid THIS silver foil on top. I trimmed them down to...