Category Archives: Tools and Accessories

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 »

Die Cutting And Ink Blending Techniques

More die cutting and ink blending techniques? YOU BET!! I’m having so much fun playing around with techniques that I haven’t had time for in the past year+, I can’t seem to stop playing! I created 3 cards today using a combination of die cutting and ink blending techniques.   I tried to create a… Read More »

Practicing Layering Multi-Step Stamps

There is no doubt that multi-layer stamps add dimension and beauty to almost any project. What is a multi-layer stamp? It is a stamp set that takes 2 or more stamps layered on top of each other in different colors or shades of a color to create a complete image.  They are simply beautiful. One… Read More »

Ink Blending With My Favorite Things

Taking classes, learning about new tools and techniques, and then practicing those new skills is one of my favorite things to do.  I spent my afternoon just stamping and blending inks.  It was so relaxing! I was browsing the My Favorite Things stamping site and found a new sketch challenge that just went up this… Read More »

Holiday Thank You Cards + Quick Tip

After making Christmas cards, bags, boxes, tags and gifts, it’s time to make the thank you cards! I really enjoy giving gifts to people who have helped me or who have brightened my day in some way.  There are those amazing, extraordinary people who seem to know just what you need at the moment and… Read More »