Category Archives: Stamping Lessons

Stamping On Patterned Paper

Stamping directly on to patterned paper.  Say, “What?”… That’s what I said!  Go ahead and stamp directly on to that beautiful patterned paper.  It will be fabulous! This paper will be available at mystampingstore.com on June 1.  This is the Pop of Pink Designer Specialty Paper from Stampin’ Up!  I selected this particular pattern because… Read More »

Use The Rainbow Technique To Create Colorful Creations!

You can add color to your projects in so many different ways.  I’ve created this treat bag and I’ve added my own color touches in several different ways.     !   Check out the ribbon, the sponged bag,  and the sentiment! The ribbon was colored using a spritzing technique that I shared in a… Read More »

Create Your Own Unique Colored Ribbon And Glimmer Paper

Have you ever wanted “just the right color” of ribbon or specialty paper for a project, but didn’t have it?  Now you can Create Your Own Unique Colored Ribbon And Glimmer Paper!  There are several ways to color your ribbons and glimmer papers, but by far the easiest way is to use your spritzer, some… Read More »

Keeping Your Handmade Cards Simple

Keeping Your Handmade Cards Simple! Lately, I’ve been feeling uninspired to be creative.  Every time I sit down to craft, I seem to overthink the card! After a couple of failed attempts at making a card that felt “right”, I finally asked myself, “What is the simplest thing I can do?” I’ve been playing with… Read More »

National Scrapbook Day Mother’s Day Layout

National Scrapbook Day Mother’s Day Layout! Happy National Scrapbook Day! In honor of National Scrapbook Day, I decided to create a Mother’s Day Layout.  I fell in love with the elegance of the Something Borrowed Designer Paper and Embellishments.  Combined with gold ribbon and gold embossing, I really love the effect. Isn’t the Sahara Sand… Read More »

Use Your Blendabilities On Velum For Beautiful Backgrounds

Use Your Blendabilities On Velum For Beautiful Backgrounds! Did you know that you can color on velum with your Blendabilities?  It is especially pretty on the Foil Velums.  It is so simple to do and it is such a beautiful effect! This card layout is one of the latest trends in card making.  Using the… Read More »