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Cattleya Orchid Encouragement Card

Using the Cattleya Orchid stamp from Beccy’s Place, I created this card as part of the Crafting By Designs team. It’s a beautiful reminder for someone who’s inspired you in your life. #orchid #handmadecards #watercolor

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Paper Pumpkin Alternatives – Grown with Kindness Feb 2019 Succulents

Grown with Kindness! These Paper Pumpkin Alternatives from the February 2019 kit feature Succulents. A few are created using only what’s in the kit and some use very few basic supplies. Check these out for inspiration!

wine tags made with half full stamp set
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An Easy to Make Wine Bottle Tag for your next holiday party!

Showing up to a party with a bottle of wine is a quick and easy way to thank the host for the invite.  But you're crafty. And you wanna put a personal touch on that bottle of wine. Whipping up this wine tag is a great way to put a personal touch on your gift.

wet embossed stamped images colored with prismacolor pencils
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Less can be More when Embossing and Coloring

After my watercoloring craze, I picked out a few prismacolor pencils and started playing again. I love working with black paper (like with this fun card or this crafty sensation), but it can sometimes be hard to make the image stand out. Embossing is a good start, but I found using these pencils can bring… Continue reading Less can be More when Embossing and Coloring

Colorful Bloomtangled card Thanks 3
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Bloomtangled and Grateful

A few weeks ago, I saw my name under a "winners" tab for the STAMPlorations May Blossoms card challenge which I had submitted one of my creations. I couldn't believe it! They generously gave me a choice of a floral stamp or die which a designer had used for a project. I love all kinds of… Continue reading Bloomtangled and Grateful

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Wildflower Paper Pumpkin Leftovers Card Tutorial

Let’s use up some scraps! I love being able to make something fun out of leftovers from a different project, don't you? This time, it was the scraps left from the Paper Pumpkin February 2018 kit, Wildflower Wishes. Read below for my step-by-step tutorial! Hopefully by now, you’ve completed the kit. I personally tend to… Continue reading Wildflower Paper Pumpkin Leftovers Card Tutorial