Category Archives: alcohol markers

Quick and Easy Technique To Add Foil To Your Cards

The Paper Craft Crew sketch for this week inspired me to add a foiling detail to my card. I’ve had foil in my stash for a couple of years and haven’t played with it in a while.  I decided to keep it simple and use it on my card for today!   I aspire to make clean and… Read More »

If You Are A Fan Of The Office, You Will Love This Pumpkin Head Card!

Who doesn’t love the episode of the office where Dwight puts the pumpkin on his head and then can’t get it off?! If you are a fan of The Office, you will understand why I had to pick this digital image from Kinda Cute by Patricia as soon as I saw it! I couldn’t resist making a mixed… Read More »

Scrapping 4 Fun Challenge Digital Images From Polka Doodles

The new challenge at the Scrapping 4 Fun Challenge is an Anything Goes Challenge with a Get Well Soon Theme.       I decided not to make a card for this challenge.  Instead I made a little goodie bag that I can use to add a little something for someone who is feeling under the weather.  So… Read More »

Create Your Own Background With Copic Markers and 7 Kids Crafts Tree House Faeries

I get a lot of questions about the backgrounds that I create when I use a digital image.  Most of the time, you don’t get a background included with a digital image, so you can create one or just use the image as you would any stamped image. I really enjoy making my own scene backgrounds.  I’ve been… Read More »

Create Easy Backgrounds With Gelli Plates To Create Gift Bag Toppers and Gift Tags!

I’ve got so much to share today! I created a bunch of quick and easy circular backgrounds with my new 3″ gelli plate.  I usually use a 5 x 7″ or a 6″ round one, but after taking the July One Little Word class with Ali Edwards, I purchased a set of 3 smaller gelli plates with a… Read More »

Using Digital Images To Create Fall Cards

Have you  tried a digital image yet? I’m completely hooked now.  I’ve absolutely fallen in love with the fact that I can pick out an image that I want to use to create something with and then get it immediately!  Instant gratification! The card that I’m sharing with you today is from Kinda Cute by Patricia Alvarez.  It’s… Read More »

Join Me for 7 Kids Craft Store September Release and Video Hop! +Free PDF Printable

Welcome to the September release and video hop for the 7 Kids Craft Store.  You are going to love the projects we have to share with you for these sweet fall and Halloween stamp sets!  There are 5 stamp sets being released today and I am sharing a project for the Foraging Faeries stamp set. I have an… Read More »

Slimline Card Using Cute Critters Digital Stamp And Slimline Dies

Today’s card features the Cute  Shaped Animals digital stamp set from Kinda Cute by Patricia Alvarez and the new Slimline Scalloped Frame from Sunny Studio Stamps. As soon as Patricia added this image to her online store, I knew that I had to make some cards with it.  These are just the cutest critters!  I LOVE the big… Read More »

Create A Quick Card Background With Washi Tape

Two challenges, a great card sketch, a video, and an easy background technique.  That’s what I have for you today!   I’m using this week’s Atlantic Hearts Sketch to complete my card today. You can see that there is a strip detail behind the rectangle panel and the focal image.  There are numerous ways to add those stripes… Read More »

Clean And Simple Cards: Less Really Can Be More!

Do you find yourself drawn to a certain style of cards?  Perhaps you love the distressed look or the shabby chic style.  Maybe you prefer that ultra clean card with lots of layers, or are you more of a beautiful background technique person? I’ve always considered my style to be fairly eclectic.  I do love a good distressed… Read More »

Fixing Card Mistakes and Creating A Card You Like!

The video for today started out to be a quick card video to share a cute layout with this week’s Atlantic Hearts Sketch Challenge.  It ended up being a video about how I fixed a card that I wasn’t crazy about when I was finished! I have a cute card to share that I ended up really liking!… Read More »