Category Archives: Catherine Pooler Designs

Mixed Media Valentine’s Day Cards

Falling in love with mixed media is so easy to do. It starts small. You try some glitter glaze here, a distress crayon there, embossing paste comes next and suddenly you are stenciling and watercoloring everything! It is ridiculously addictive. Suddenly you will own every possible color of embossing mousse and then the company comes… Read More »

3 Cards From CP’s Stamp Of Approval

Every 3 months, Catherine Pooler releases a new Stamp of Approval set.  These are stamps and dies designed to coordinate so that you can mix and match them with each other, taking the guesswork out of what goes with what. This quarter’s SOA is called the Adoring You Collection.  I’ve pulled out some other stamp… Read More »

6 Crafty Ways To Get Through Winter

Last winter was long, cold, and dreary.  It was the first time I ever thought I might be suffering from seasonal affective disorder.  I just found the entire season to be dark and bleak. Needless to say, when I found Altenew Academy and started taking online crafting classes it perked me right up!  It’s amazing… Read More »

Paper Craft Crew Holiday Challenge

This week’s Paper Craft Crew is a Holiday Challenge! I gleefully pulled out a few of my favorite things…my favorite poinsettia stamp from Catherine Pooler’s Tis The Season Winterhaven Collection and the Merry Christmas Layered Word Die from her Home For The Holidays Collection.  I stamped everything in Versa Mark ink and added Brustus Monroe’s… Read More »

Create A One Layer Fall Card With Faux Dimension

I had so much fun with my Sunny Studio stamps yesterday, that I didn’t bother cleaning up my craft table.  I just moved on to the next card I had in my head to create with this fabulous new fall release. I love the Sunny Studio Autumn Splendor and the Autumn Greetings stamp sets.  I… Read More »

Catherine Pooler Stamp Of Approval Tropical Paradise Scrapbook Layout

It seems to be that time of year when you see the flamingos everywhere.  Several new stamps have been released with these fabulous birds as their main image.  I still couldn’t resist buying Catherine Pooler’s new Stamp of Approval Tropical Paradise set. The fantastic set of leaves and fronds along with the amazing sentiments just… Read More »