Heartfelt Blooms and Stampin’ Blends Photo-Realistic Card: [Tutorial]

Photo-Realistic card

Photo-Realistic Card What is the hard part about creating a piece of art? Most people say they can’t draw. When you use rubber stamps the hard part, the drawing, is done for you. You say you are not an artist? I say you are now! Create a photo-realistic card when you combine this unique stamp set, Heartfelt Blooms, with Stampin’ Blends. Let me show you how to make this beautiful…

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Throwback Thursday: Happy Wishes Birthday Card [Tutorial]

Good Friend/Happy Wishes Birthday Card

Throwback Thursday: Happy Wishes Birthday Card We are going to make a Happy Wishes birthday card today. What is Throwback Thursday you ask? It’s when I take a card that I made many years ago, because we all know you can’t give away your samples, and use new stamps, papers and embellishments to create a modern version of that card. Sometimes you don’t need a brand new idea. Sometimes you…

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How to Copy a Card and Make it Your Own [Tutorial]

copy a card

How to Copy a Card And Make it Your Own  Using Color Theory [Tutorial] How do you copy a card and make it your own using color theory? “Color theory is the general application of color principles to design” (techopedia.com). It’s a set of principles used for working with colors. “It involves color mixing, considering the visual effects of color, and creating pleasing color combinations” (study.com). In this project tutorial…

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Valentine’s Day Treat Boxes: 2 Simple Ideas

valentine's day treat boxes

2 Simple Valentine’s Day Treat Boxes Looking for easy Valentine’s Day treat boxes? Stampin’ Up! has a mini pizza box and a clear tiny treats box that are perfect for this project. With just a little bit of paper, stamped images and embellishments, you can create multiples in a snap. Aren’t these Valentine’s Day Treat boxes so cute! They are the perfect size for holding a variety of candy (Kisses,…

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Painted with Love Lots to Love Boxes

Hello Paper Crafters, Aren’t these Painted with Love Lots to Love Boxes adorable? And they are so easy to make. I have had so much fun playing with the Painted with Love Suite. I just love the colors and the images. So many easy Valentine’s Day crafting possibilities! Here are more ideas using the Painted with Love Suite. These boxes are made with card stock and then a 3″ X…

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Children’s Valentine’s Day Cards Online Class

Hello Paper Crafters, I am super excited to share with you Children’s Valentine’s Day Cards Online Class I designed specifically for a child’s Valentine’s Day school exchange. I have used the new Painted with Love Specialty Designer Series Paper (DSP) from the 2018 Occasions Catalog. There is only one word to describe this paper, stunning! The designs are hand-painted. Six of the designs have gold foil accents and are textured.…

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GORGEOUS Designer Series Paper By Stampin’ Up!

Designer Series Paper Hello Paper Crafters! Stampin’ Up! has done it again!! The 2018 Occasions catalog has the most beautiful selection of Designer Series Papers. In case you don’t know, Stampin’ Up! is known for their stunning Designer Series Paper. Watch the video below to see all of the amazing DSPs. Here is the complete list of Designer Series Paper in the 2018 Occasions Catalog: True Gentleman: Fun, graphic masculine…

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