Category Archives: Stamping Lessons

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 »

Stamp On Your Designer Paper + How To Use A 3 Step Stamp!

Stamp On Your Designer Paper + How To Use A 3 Step Stamp!   I loved this week’s Paper Craft Crew sketch!  I also had some fun playing with stamping on the Typeset Specialty Designer Paper.  This is fun newsprint paper that is thinner than other designer papers. The flower on this card uses the… Read More »

Celebrating You Swap Card: How To Mass Produce Cards!

Celebrating You Swap Card:  How To Mass Produce Cards! I did a crazy thing…I signed up to participate in a card swap! Why is that crazy? You have to make 20+ of the same card! Of course, I didn’t design an easy card!  One of the conditions of the swap was that the card must… Read More »