Cardmaking, My Craft Room, Scrapbooking, Featured, Scrapbook.com

Best of Black Friday

Hello, crafty friend! Today I'm sharing the TOP FIVE craft shops to shop with for Black Friday! This list features a highlight of my favorite & best sales, coupon codes, & freebies from small craft businesses I personally shop with and support. There are dozens of other crafty Black Friday deals to check out on… Continue reading Best of Black Friday

Cardmaking, Scrapbooking, My Craft Room, Featured, Scrapbook.com

Holiday Gift Guide 2022

Hello, crafty friend!!! Today I'm sharing the first part of my Holiday Gift Guide for 2022. This list features my most used and highest rated craft products from this past year. I combed through my entire craft room to pick out only the very best recommendations. Let's get started... 1. Stamping Platform I swore off… Continue reading Holiday Gift Guide 2022

Featured, Pinkfresh Studio, Tags and Gifts

Washi Tape Shaker Tags

Hello! Today I am honored to join Pinkfresh Studio for an Instagram hop & giveaway in celebration of their newest release! What's an Instagram hop? Pinkfresh Studio challenged several of our crafty friends to create projects with the new release. Each of us created something special and posted them to our Instagram accounts. We've each… Continue reading Washi Tape Shaker Tags

Cardmaking, Featured, Scrapbook.com, SCT Magazine

Happy Fall Y’all

Hello! Welcome to a special tutorial featuring a card found in Scrapbook & Cards Today magazine. In this issue, makers were challenged to create two cards using dies in unconventional ways. I recently shared the first one HERE. Now, let me show you how this one came together... Step 1: Embossing with Dies I started… Continue reading Happy Fall Y’all

Catherine Pooler, Featured, Tags and Gifts

Encouraging Tags

Hey! Hey! I'm back with the third tutorial in this month's mini series featuring new stamps & dies from Catherine Pooler Designs. If you missed the first one, check it out HERE, and find the second one HERE. Otherwise, let's get started on this tag set... Step 1: Cut, Stack, & Set For the base… Continue reading Encouraging Tags

Cardmaking, Catherine Pooler, Featured

My Thoughts

Hello, there! I'm returning today with the second tutorial in this month's mini series featuring new stamps & dies from Catherine Pooler Designs. If you missed the first one, check it out HERE. Otherwise, let me show you how this twin set of cards came together... Step 1: Gather Trash Upcycle & Recycle I pulled… Continue reading My Thoughts

Cardmaking, Catherine Pooler, Featured

So Sorry

Hello, crafty friend! Today I'm sharing the first of this month's tutorials featuring new stamps & dies from Catherine Pooler Designs. Let's get started with the first project... Step 1: Backgrounds I started this project series by creating several backgrounds onto A2 sized thick white cardstock pieces using a direct ink to paper technique with… Continue reading So Sorry

Cardmaking, Featured, Spellbinders

Retro Television

Spellbinders recently added a new collection of 3D Vignette dies to their line. The one that especially caught my eye was this Retro Television. There's also a cute Twin Lens Camera, a fun Hot Air Balloon, and a sweet Pet House. Let me show you how I put these cards together... Step 1: Die Cutting… Continue reading Retro Television

Cardmaking, Featured, Scrapbook.com, SCT Magazine

Trick-or-Treat

Welcome! I have an extra special tutorial to share featuring a card created for Scrapbook & Cards Today magazine. For this issue, I was challenged to create cards using dies in unconventional ways. Let me show you what I came up with… Step 1: Die Cut a Stamp I started by creating a custom background… Continue reading Trick-or-Treat

Altered Art, Featured, My Craft Room, Tags and Gifts

Ombre Pumpkins

Hello, crafty friend! Today I'm sharing details on how I transformed this set of pumpkins into a colorful patch made to match my craft room decor. Honestly, this project is so easy, I could say the only step is painting, but I'll do my best to break it down a tad more. Step 1: Planning… Continue reading Ombre Pumpkins