To double the use of your stamps, I look at non-holiday stamps and find fun ways to create spooky projects. This sassy Halloween Cocktail Window Card is for the Mammas and parents who need of a break.
Laura’s Craft Closet
Big News needs Handmade Announcements! I created Moving Announcement Postcards to share the news with friends and family that we moved, and want to share with you how I made these.
It’s September, and that means Halloween cards! I created this Death Before Decaf Zombie Card for a coffee-loving friend using an Ink Blended Galaxy background. I’ll show you how in this tutorial!
This Anniversary Card uses the Embossing on Vellum Technique to highlight a shimmery romantic silhouette against a dark and rainy background. Check out the details and tutorial for this technique!
This Nautical Gatefold Card uses the Sailing Home stamps and matching Designer Series Paper. All of the easy steps for this encouraging card can be found in this tutorial! #funfolds #stamping #nautical #anchor
Create a Pocket Letter Envelope, which doubles as a Gift Card Holder! Using your favorite paper, it’s easy to dress up gift cards before giving them or to add one for your next outgoing pocket letter.
This Bokeh Encouragement Card is bright and happy with gold embossing, and a matching bookmark. A quick gift for your favorite student!
Make these Garden Gift Tags to tie around your garden extras for your friends and neighbors. This tutorial steps you through the Bokeh Technique for a vibrant background.
This Back to School Chalkboard Card is made using the White Embossing technique. Watch the short video tutorial to make your own!
Combining the two best things at a picnic, I created this 3D mini DIY watermelon picnic basket from cardstock and a few basic supplies. Check out the tutorial filled with pictures and tips.
White Embossing is a versatile technique that you’ll want to try for birthday, thinking of you, and sympathy cards. It creates a subtle yet stunning project. #birdballad #stampinup #stamptechnique #cardmaking
For this tutorial, I’ll show you how to make an encouraging Triangle Corner Pop-up card that features the Stampin’ Up Happy Tails stamp set with the dog builder punch. It looks like a doghouse! #fancyfold
Create an easy Post-It Note Holder for your desk with this fast tutorial. This #snarky holder will fit perfectly on my desk, and was made with #digistamps from @oddballartco.
Did someone say “tuna?” Sneaky Kitty Shaker Card has three cunning cats checking on an aquarium. Make your own with this tutorial!
Making shaker cards doesn’t have to be difficult! Using the Sea of Textures stamp set from Stampin’ Up, this tutorial shows how easy it can be to create an Octopus Shaker Card with a porthole filled with glitter and fish under the rainbow sea. Other techniques featured include emboss resist, diecutting, and ink blending.
Create an In-Color In Style Card with the new 2019-2021 Stampin’ Up In-Colors. This tutorial is full of fun and fashion with some paper crafting tips!
Have a merry christmas, mate, and make this Ripper Chrissy Koala Card! Getting a head start on holiday cards guarantees you’ll have a fair dinkum time!