New Distress Christmas Collection

Hi there, crafty friends. Tim Holtz just released some new seasonal products with Ranger and they are amazing. I used a few to create this card… I wanted to create a non Holiday card to show you that these products will elevate any style of card. To create this card, I started by creating the background. I sprayed a mix of Distress Spray Stains and Distress Oxide Sprays along with water on a panel...

STAMPtember 2021 Lawn Fawn Exclusive Stamp Set

Hello, crafty friends. It’s time for another STAMPtember stamp set collaboration and it happens to be my favorite! It’s from Lawn Fawn and it’s called Eat, Sleep, and Be Merry… To create this card, I started by stamping and Copic coloring the adorable images from the Eat, Sleep, and Be Merry stamp set. I used the coordinating dies to cut them out. Next, I die-cut the Mini Slimline Windows panel from a green strip...

STAMPtember 2021 Party

Hello, crafty friends. Happy STAMPtember! I’m excited to be part of THIS party celebrating THIS new STAMPtember release from Simon Says Stamp. I have three Holiday Gift Card Holders to share today… I give a lot of gift cards out during the Holiday Season and always try to make them a little more personal by incorporating the gift card into the design of the card. Today, I’m sharing three different ways to do that...

STAMPtember 2021-Gnome Treehouse

Hello, crafty friends. I’m loving the Gnome Treehouse from the STAMPtember release and I thought it paired nicely wit the new flower dies… To create this card,  I die-cut the Etched Layered Daisy Stem Die, Etched Meadow Flower and Leaves Die, and the Etched Crocus Stems Die from white cardstock. I added color to them using blending brushes and adhered them on top of a blue A2 panel. I also die-cut the Gnome Treehouse...

STAMPtember 2021-Furry Friends

Hello again, crafty friends. The STAMPtember projects keep coming! This slimline card features the Furry Friends stamp set, the Flipped Hello Die, and the Detail Bohemian Slim Plate (all linked at the bottom of this post)… To create this card, I die-cut the Detail Bohemian Slim Plate from blue card stock. I die-cut three circles from the front to create windows for my stamped images. I stamped the critter images from the Furry Friends...

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-Halloween Gnomies

Hello, crafty friends. I’m continuing the STAMPtember party and sharing a card featuring the Halloween Gnomies stamp set and coordinating dies (linked at the bottom of this blog post)… To create this card, I die-cut the Box Card Die from black card stock. I adhered the pieces to a back panel that I ink blended on to create a night sky. I spritzed a bit of water on top for some added texture. The...

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...

Happy Mail Card

Hello, crafty friends. Who doesn’t love to receive a little happy mail!?… To create this card, I started by stamping the Raining Envelopes multiple times using white pigment ink on a kraft panel. I stamped the Mail’s Here image and colored it with Copic markers.  I used the coordinating die to cut it out. I stamped the Happy Mail sentiment and white heat embossed a sub sentiment on a black card stock strip underneath...