An easy to follow tutorial for a 3D pop-up A2 card with a nautical theme! I used the Stampin Up High Tide stamp set.
Let's be real. We all have scraps that we keep "just in case." But they can pile up and be a bit... overwhelming. I'm trying to get in the habit of going through these colorful pieces once in a while and making a card or scrapbook page from the scraps. Being resourceful is an important part of being a crafter! Am I regular about doing this? Not. At. All. But here's a card you can make to showcase those beautiful scraps we find so difficult to part with!
Hey Crafties! Ready for a fancy fold? I promise it's easy, and you can make TWO cards at once! This tropical paradise is so inviting and perfect for a thinking of you card. See below for the tutorial! I love this diagonal fold, as the front opens like a gate. You'll be cutting the card… Continue reading Tropical Chic Diagonal Fold Card Tutorial to create a piece of paradise
Have you ever painted on a canvas? Painting on a canvas was on my bucket list. Maybe you are an expert and make those beautiful works of art that I see on Instagram. Or maybe you are super-intimidated about putting paint to brush to canvas. A few months ago I went with a friend to… Continue reading If you don’t like something, you can just paint over it. Tips for anyone trying a new craft!
Sometimes, we just need to quietly remind our friends that they are majestic. And sometimes, they need a glittery card with a rainbow unicorn! I originally tried creating this fun card with only black and white to let the rainbow unicorn stand out, but it didn't have the bold look I was trying for. Of… Continue reading Majestic Unicorn
Hello Crafties! New stamps and craft supplies are always fun, right? But what about those items at the back of your toy bin "craft closet?" I'm guilty of letting those get a bit dusty. But don't worry about dusting...this isn't a time for housework. I wanna try two different cards with the same (retired) embossing folder.… Continue reading 2 Embossing Techniques With the Same Folder!
A neighbor friend is opening a bistro in the area this month, complete with food trucks! We all couldn't be more excited, and I knew I wanted to make a congratulations card! One of the best advantages of creating your own cards is the ability to personalize cards specifically for your recipient and the occassion. I couldn't help… Continue reading Truck Pull Card…with Moving Food Truck!
How about a quick wedding card today? Some pastels and some delicate vellum pair nicely with an embossed wedding dress. But the window takes the card from basic to extra.