How To Create Stencils For Card Making

Welcome friends, I’m so glad you’ve stopped in to visit today. I love sharing ways you can use the products in your craft collection in new ways, and today I want to share another use for your dies and punches, which is creating masks to use with blending brushes, sponges, Continue Reading →

Stampin Up Softly Sophisticated & A Faux-Fabric Technique

Do you love new ideas for using the products you already have in your collection? Today I’m sharing a technique for using embossing folders with ink to create some amazing results! I used the Stampin Up Softly Sophisticated bundle, because it’s one of our free reward items now available during Continue Reading →

Bokeh Technique For Card Making

Would you love to know how to use the bokeh technique for card making on your upcoming craft projects? This is such a simple technique, and I’m really excited to share it with you today because it will allow you to create such beautiful cards. I’m featuring the Stampin Up Continue Reading →

Stampin Up Thoughtful Moments & A New Way To Emboss

If you’ve been making cards long, you have likely tried your hand at embossing. There are several kinds of embossing including heat embossing and dry embossing with a machine and embossing folders. Today I want to share a new way to dry emboss, that doesn’t require using a machine. It’s Continue Reading →

Stampin Up Lazy Days & Beautifully Blended Backgrounds

Welcome stampers! Thanks for visiting today as I share a fun (and simple) technique for creating lovely card backgrounds using blending brushes. The cards feature the beautiful new Stampin Up Lazy Days bundle. Let’s take a look! Stampin Up Lazy Days Bundle Here’s the sweet bundle I decided to use Continue Reading →

Create Sparkle Paper In Any Color!

Hello crafters! Not too long ago, I was using our Pearlescent paper on some cards for a team card swap and I had this idea for how to create sparkle paper in any color. Have you used the Pearlescent paper? If not, you’re missing out. It is stunning! Here you Continue Reading →

Stampin Up Soft Seedlings & 20 Ways To Use It! 

Welcome friends! Fall is upon us…what is fall like where you are? We have beautiful leaves and pumpkins everywhere we look here in northern Indiana. Leaves are some of my favorite things, and paper craft projects featuring leaves are just so much fun to create. I’ve been having a ton Continue Reading →

Crackled Glass Technique With Stampin Up Snow Crystal

Have you ever heard of the crackled glass technique? I learned this years ago, and I decided it was time to bring it out of my card making tool kit to share it! Take a look at today’s card which I made using this technique and the Stampin Up Snow Continue Reading →