Category Archives: Paper Craft Crew

Altenew Educator Certification Program: Beyond Basic Backgrounds

I’m combining two projects today.  I recently completed the Beyond Basics Background class for the Altenew Educator Certification Program.  Plus, it is time for this week’s Paper Craft Crew card!!! I found the Beyond Basics Background class really interesting.  There are so many interesting ways to create backgrounds on cards that you just don’t think… Read More »

Altenew Educator Certification Program: Irresistible Inking Techniques

One of the recent Altenew Academy classes that I have taken is called Irresistible Inking Techniques.  Most of the techniques shown in the class are techniques that I’ve used before, but that I haven’t done recently.  It was nice to be reminded of some nice, classic techniques! My card layout for the day uses this… Read More »

When Is A Pun Too “Punny”?

I’m thinking that a pun is never too “punny”!  I love the one on my card today.  It is the entire reason that I bought this stamp set from Altenew.  I loved this sentiment.   You’re such a fungi…with the mushrooms.  Bahahaha!  I laugh at it every single time! I couldn’t make a serious card. … Read More »

Embossing With Layered Thinlit Dies

Today I discovered that I’ve been spelling Thinlits wrong.  I’ve been spelling it with an “e”.  Go figure!   Why has no one corrected me?  I hope that error has not been driving you crazy for the last 5 years!  So sorry if it has.  The future will be better. On to my card…today is the… Read More »

You Matter And You Are Picture Perfect

Stampin’ Up! came out with a 6 x 6″ set of designer papers that look like photos.  Essentially, they are photos turned in to designer paper. They used the brightest, happiest colors for these papers too.  They are truly Picture Perfect!   The the washi tape actually has little silver embossed stars on it and… Read More »