Category Archives: Paper Craft Crew

Unleash Your Inner Beast

How cute is this sentiment?  Unleash your inner beast! I purchased this stamp set from My Favorite Things (MFT) a while ago and I’ve been looking for an excuse to make a little card with it.  This is called Fierce Friends and it is really adorable. My daughter just got a kitten from a shelter,… Read More »

Altenew Educator Certification Program Level 3: Clean, Simple and Colorful Techniques

Happily, I completed the Altenew Educator Certification Program Level 2 and I am now officially on to level 3.  I started with a class on Clean, Simple and Colorful Techniques that was just full of ideas and stunning examples of how to use them.  Laura Bassen taught a lesson on Ink Blending and Copic Flicking… Read More »

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 »