Heat Embossing Over Stamped Images

Hello Everyone, and welcome back! Today I’m sharing a lovely stamped and embossed floral card featuring Alex Syberia Designs, Create Your Own Happy, stamps and dies, and several WOW! embossing powders, including some pretty newly released colors. You can view an Instagram Reel of this process HERE. I began by stamping the flowers and adding… Continue reading Heat Embossing Over Stamped Images

WOW! Design Team 2023

Hello Friends, and Happy 2023! I’ve got some exciting news to kick off the new year…A new design team! I’m thrilled to now be among this talented group of ladies for the WOW! Embossing Powders team for 2023. Today I’m sharing one last holiday card of 2022. I created this last month for WOW! using… Continue reading WOW! Design Team 2023

Black Friday 2022 Holiday Sales!

Happy early Thanksgiving and awesome pre-holiday sales! Today I’m popping in to share the deals happening at some of my favorite crafty companies. *PINKFRESH STUDIO SWEET NOVEMBER STAMPS ALEX SYBERIA DESIGNS *COLORADO CRAFT COMPANY *A CHERRY ON TOP CATHERINE POOLER DESIGNS* SPELLBINDERS’ PAPER ARTS* PICKET FENCE STUDIOS* ALTENEW* PIXI DUST DESIGNS* SCRAPBOOK DOT COM* HERO… Continue reading Black Friday 2022 Holiday Sales!

Blues and Greens for Christmas Cards

Hi Crafty Friends, and welcome back! My craft room is buzzing with all kinds of Christmas crafting, and I couldn’t wait any longer to share this lovely card in non-traditional colors. Last year I shared several tips for selecting non-traditional holiday color palettes, and you can find it HERE, HERE, and HERE. I created this… Continue reading Blues and Greens for Christmas Cards

Sweet-N-Spooky! Catherine Pooler Halloween 2022 Release

Hi Friends, and welcome back! Today I’m excited to share some Sweet-N-Spooky cards from the new Catherine Pooler release. This fun Halloween bundle hits the store Wednesday morning at 9AM EDT. This bundle has some fun stamps and dies that can be stamped and colored for infinite card designs, and the papers feature adorable graphics… Continue reading Sweet-N-Spooky! Catherine Pooler Halloween 2022 Release

Colorado Craft Company Christmas in July Chalkboard Cards

Hello Friends, and happy Christmas in July release from Colorado Craft Company! Holiday crafting is my favorite time of the year, and you are going to see some fun things from me in the coming months. I’m kicking off the season with Colorado Craft Company’s Christmas in July release featuring several new stamp sets from… Continue reading Colorado Craft Company Christmas in July Chalkboard Cards

Pastel Pencils on Black Cardstock

Hi Everyone! I hope you are well, and enjoying your summer. Hopefully you have had a relaxing vacation, or at least had some time to craft. Today I’m sharing my final Spellbinders’ Paper Arts birthday celebration card with this fun pastel pencil creation. (You can find my previous post from this release HERE.) I began… Continue reading Pastel Pencils on Black Cardstock

Colorado Craft Company & Anita Jeram Release – June, 2022

Hello again Friends! Today my friends at Colorado Craft Company and I am celebrating the June release of the new Anita Jeram stamps and dies. How sweet is this Papa Bear spending time with his little Cub while stargazing? I Copic colored the stamped image, and then masked to ink blend the moon and sky… Continue reading Colorado Craft Company & Anita Jeram Release – June, 2022

April Spellbinders’ Clear Stamp & Die Club

Hi Everyone, and welcome back! Today I’m sharing a special card I created featuring the Spellbinders’ Paper Arts Clear Stamp & Die of the month club for April. This card is for my sweet son, Gabe, who turns 14 tomorrow. How has he grown from that little baby to this big, wonderful, young man so… Continue reading April Spellbinders’ Clear Stamp & Die Club

Happy Easter Slimline Shaker Card

Hello Spring Peeps! Today I’m sharing a fun slimline shaker card I created with the latest Catherine Pooler Celebrate Spring collection. How fun are those shaker eggs? I began by heat embossing cardstock with background stamps and white WOW Embossing powder, and then ink blended pastel inks before die cutting the eggs. I used Crater… Continue reading Happy Easter Slimline Shaker Card