Farewell to Reverse Confetti

Hello there, crafty friends. Today’s post is bittersweet. It’s part of a farewell post to Reverse Confetti. I have had so much fun being on the design team for Reverse Confetti this year and sad to see them close their doors, but excited for the next chapter for Jen.  I have a card and video to share today… VIDEO You can watch the video on how I created this card HERE or click on...

Cozy Hugs Release Blog Hop

Hello there, crafty friends. I’m back with an interactive card featuring products from THIS new release… First, I created a quick background by doing some marble painting with paints. You can see a previous I did on this that explains the process HERE. As that was drying, I stamped THIS bat and used THESE dies to cut it out. I wanted him to be interactive so here are the instructions I followed to assemble...

Cozy Hugs Release

Howdy, crafty friends. Today’s card features products from THIS new release from Simon Says Stamp… To create this card, I started by embossing a pattern on the white background using THIS embossing folder. Next, I die-cut THIS birdhouse die and THIS bird die. I like to add a bit of shading with ink to die-cuts to make them pop. After adhering the die cuts to the background, I added the sentiment using THIS sentiment...

Witch Silhouette Card

Hello there, crafty friends. I’m back with even more Halloween inspiration… To create the background, I started by applying Distress Oxide ink with THIS stencil to create some colorful clouds. I stamped the images and sentiment from THIS stamp set using THIS black pigment ink. I finished off the design by adding gold stars cut with THIS die, a favorite of mine for creating embellishments. I also decorated the flap of the envelope with...

BOO Halloween Wreath Card

Hello, crafty friends. I’m back with another Halloween card… First, I applied green ink through THESE stencils to create a background. I die-cut the background using THIS die to add some stitching details. I added a black mat behind it and adhered it to a green top folding note card. I die cut THIS die using THIS black glossy cardstock twice and adhered them down to the background. I did not line them up...

Frankenstein Halloween Card

Hello, crafty friends. I have a Halloween card to share today featuring THIS stamp set… I started by die-cutting THIS strip from white and black glossy paper. I adhered the strips to the front of a white side folding card base and stamped a sentiment from THIS stamp set on one of the white strips using black pigment ink. I added clear embossing on top and heat set. Next, I die-cut a stitched circle...

STAMPtember 2022 Newton’s Nook Collaboration

Howdy, crafty friends. Today’s STAMPtember collaboration stamp set is THIS one from Newton’s Nook… To create this card, I started by stamping the images from THIS stamp set on patterned paper and kraft paper. I fussy cut them out and added some shading with Copic Markers. I inked up a piece of THIS woodgrain cardstock with a dark brown and cut a strip of it to resemble a wood floor. I used patterned paper...

STAMPtember 2022 Pretty Pink Posh Collaboration

Hi there, crafty friends. Today’s STAMPtember collaboration stamp set is THIS one from Pretty Pink Posh… I started by stamping the coffee cup images from THIS stamp set using the Gina K. Wreath Builder to get the spacing just right. I colored in the images with Copic Markers and stamped hearts in the center of the cups. I also stamped the steam image above the lids on the small cup images. I white heat...

STAMPtember 2022 Tim Holtz Collaboration

Hi there, crafty friends. Today’s STAMPtember collaboration stamp set is THIS one from Tim Holtz… I started by stamping the main image and sentiment from THIS stamp set with black pigment ink and clear heat embossing it for some shine. I masked off the Santa scene and ink blended the night sky. Once it was dry, I masked off the sentiment area and applied white pigment ink over the ink blended sky to create...

STAMPtember 2022 Avery Elle Collaboration

Hello, crafty friends. Today’s STAMPtember collaboration stamp set is THIS one from Avery Elle. I started by die-cutting THIS oval die from the center of a white card stock panel. I inked up the outer portion of the frame with a rainbow of ink colors. I stamped the reindeer image from THIS stamp set in the center of the front card panel and colored it in with Copic Markers. I added some crystal glaze...