Category Archives: Altenew

Digital Stamps: Butterfly and Flower Card and Bookmarks!

I have a couple of projects to share with you using my Butterfly and Flower Digital Stamp from Kinda Cute by Patricia Alvarez. I’ve used two digital stamps here.  The butterfly and flower is one stamp and the polka dot digital paper is the second.  I got several projects out of these two stamps today and I had… Read More »

Create A Masculine Card Using Altenew’s Amazing Arrow Bundle

If you have been following my blog for a while, you know that I love taking classes and doing the virtual workshops.  I find it inspiring and I love the virtual thing because it’s like crafting with friends from the comfort of your own home.  I love the classes and workshops because I will never stop being eager… Read More »

Quick Card: Birthday Card With Altenew Layered Cupcakes Using A Template Trick!

Have you seen the Altenew Layered Cupcake stamp set? It’s not a new set. It’s been around for a while and I consider it a good staple for any craft stash.  It’s perfect for any holiday, but most especially for birthdays. I’ve had this stamp set for a while and I finally rediscovered it in my stash!  It’s… Read More »

Create 4 Cards And A Tag From One Catherine Pooler Background Stamp

Do you have an inspiration journal?  I have taken 2 classes on where to find and collect ideas and inspiration…or your muse.  They were amongst my favorite classes.  I found myself looking at things in a different way and I also started keeping an inspiration journal.  I stash pictures and I draw card layout sketches. I also keep… Read More »

Black and White Background With Pops Of Color

Have you fallen in love with the trendy black and white cards with pops of color yet? I saw a fun background stamp called Scribbled Rose from Taylored Expressions.  This had an outline background red rubber cling stamp with a set of clear stamps meant to fill in the roses and leaves when you stamped the background. I… Read More »

Quick Tip For Easier Ink Blending and Alcohol Marker Tips For Animal Fur!

A couple of weeks ago I posted a video about creating rolling hills with ink blending and I was having a hard time blending my inks that day.  I was just getting blobs.  That almost never happens to me now that I’m using the Picket Fence blender brushes and Neenah Solar White cardstock or Bristol cardstock. What I… Read More »

5 Cards With 1 Stamp Set From Whimsy Stamps + Video

I have 5 cards to share with you today!  One is for this week’s Paper Craft Crew Challenge, so I will start with that. I’m using the Layered Dahlia stamp set from Whimsy Stamps.  It has so many stamps in this set and they can be used in so many ways.  I thought I’d share a few ideas… Read More »

Use Nuvo Crackle Mousse With Catherine Pooler’s Vitamin Sea To Create A Quick Card

I found a new medium that I am totally in love with!  NUVO Crackle Mousse.  I’ve been a fan of the NUVO Embellishment Mousse for a long time and I’ve done a couple of videos using those. These new Crackle Mousse mediums are super fun! My first experiment involved just smearing it on a card with my palette… Read More »

Create A Card From A Sketch With Catherine Pooler’s Unsinkable Collection

Some days when you sit down to craft, you need a little boost of inspiration to get started.  A card sketch or scrapbook layout sketch is a perfect place to start. I also love playing along with sketch challenges for both scrapbooking and cardmaking.  I love seeing how other people use the sketch to create something that looks… Read More »