Tag Archives: maker forte

Turner’s Syndrome Awareness Instagram Card Auction

Hello friend! I was excited to be invited to participate in the Turner’s Syndrome Awareness Instagram Card Auction by the event organizer, Lori Kobular. Lori is organizing an auction on Instagram where she is featuring cards created by card makers that you can bid on to help her raise money for her Turner’s Syndrome Awareness efforts.  She has… Read More »

Sweet Manatee Digital Stamp Set From Kinda Cute by Patricia

My card share today is another one of those sweet digital stamp sets that I went on my list of must haves as soon as I saw it! Today I’m using the Manatee Digital Stamp Set from Kinda Cute by Patricia and I really love these sweet creatures that she has created.  She really captured their playful nature… Read More »

Layered Stencils Technique With The Perfect Placement Tool: So Quick Cards

I’m on The Hedgehog Hollow blog today sharing two cards that I created with the layered stencil sets in the June Subscription Box kit.  This was a fun kit packed full of value.  It included 2 stamp sets, 2 layering stencil sets, a full sized glitter, envelopes, and my favorite new tool:  A pair of On the Hook… Read More »

Create A Cute Card With The Monarch Digital Stamp Set From Kinda Cute by Patricia

Have you had a stamp set that you wanted as soon as you saw it? That’s how I felt when Patricia Alvarez releases her Monarch Butterfly digital set of 3 butterflies.  I was in love and it went immediately on my wish list! I added lots of color and sparkle when I colored these 3 sweet butterflies in… Read More »

Get A Free Digital Image Each Month!

You read that right! You can get a FREE digital stamp every month by participating in the Kinda Cute by Patricia Alvarez Facebook group’s monthly challenge.  You just need to color one of the Kinda Cute images with your favorite medium and then share it on the group Facebook page in the challenge folder.  3 winners will be… Read More »

3 Color Combinations For 1 Stamp Set: Which One Works Best?

I am on the Maker Forte blog today with a video and 3 cards to share! I created cards with the Maker Forte BeYouTiful stamp set and couldn’t decide on a color combination! Here are the 3 cards: This card is watercolored with Catherine Pooler inks and the sentiment is heat embossed in gold.  I found the sentiment… Read More »

Pop Up Basket Masculine Card

Have you tried the Pop Up Card Dies from Scrappy Tails Crafts yet? They are pretty fun to play with and they make fabulous seasonal décor or place setting decorations in addition to being fun cards to create and send to someone special! The new Scrapping4Fun Challenge is an Anything Goes Masculine Challenge.     Our sponsor for… Read More »

Go To Card Layouts With Details To Make Your Cards Pop!

I’m on the Hedgehog Hollow blog today sharing two cards and a bookmark project using some special details to take my cards from “nice” to “WOW”!   My first card uses masking to create a strip of color using the new Salvaged Patina Distress Oxide and some of the instruments from the Hedgehog Hollow stamp sets stamped in… Read More »

Perfect Placement Tool For Layered Stencils: New Maker Forte Tools

Maker Forte just came out with a huge release for May and there are some noteworthy new tools that will actually make some techniques easier. I loved the Perfect Placement Tools.  These are mats made out the same material a stencil is made out of with embossed templates that allow you to align different sized cardstocks and stencils. … Read More »