Autumn, Cardmaking, Die Cutting, Dry Embossing, Ink Blending

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

Altered Art, Autumn, 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

Autumn, Cardmaking, Die Cutting, Heat Embossing, Ink Blending, Stencils, Thank You

Pinkfresh Studio July 2022 Release Blog Hop & Giveaway!

Welcome! Hello! Hello! I have something extra special to share today. I am honored to be joining Pinkfresh Studio for a blog hop & giveaway in celebration of their newest release. What's a blog hop? If you're not familiar with a blog hop, let me explain... Pinkfresh Studio has challenged several of our crafty friends… Continue reading Pinkfresh Studio July 2022 Release Blog Hop & Giveaway!

Autumn, Tags and Gifts

Coffee Cup Gift Card Holders

Hello again, crafty friends! Whether you're still in fall crafting mode or have gone full steam into Christmas, I have a cute gift card idea for you. These adorable coffee (or tea or hot chocolate) cup shaped gift card holders are super easy and quick to make. There are so many occasions they'd make great… Continue reading Coffee Cup Gift Card Holders

Autumn, Christmas, Shakers, Spring, Summer, Tags and Gifts, Winter

Pigment Craft Co. October Release & Giveaway

Hello, crafty friends! Today I am helping Pigment Craft Co celebrate their October holiday product launch. They were so sweet to send me their new release and a few inks which are so delicious I had to buy the entire ink collection! The first stamp set I was drawn to is called "Berry Merry" which… Continue reading Pigment Craft Co. October Release & Giveaway

Autumn, Cardmaking, Scrapbooking, Thinking of You

Pocket Cards to Greeting Cards: Family Edition Card 2

Hello, again crafty friends! Today I am back to share the second card I made with the "Family" pocket cards from Scrapbook.com. If you missed the first card, you can check that out HERE. Tomorrow I'll be back to share the next one, but for now, let's get started with this one... Step 1: Just… Continue reading Pocket Cards to Greeting Cards: Family Edition Card 2

Autumn, Cardmaking, Thinking of You, Wedding

Pocket Cards to Greeting Cards: Family Edition Card 1

Hello, again crafty friends! As promised I'm back today to share with you the other cards I made with the "Family" pocket cards from Scrapbook.com. I was able to squeeze out four more cards with this set, and I'll show you exactly how I did that for each one starting with this one... Step 1:… Continue reading Pocket Cards to Greeting Cards: Family Edition Card 1

Autumn, Cardmaking, Scrapbooking

The Root of Joy is Family Card

Hello, crafty friends! For today's card I started with a set of pocket journaling cards from Scrapbook.com appropriately called "Family". I adore the color palette, and I thought it had a ton of great sentiment cards I could use to make greeting cards perfectly themed for the fall, friends, & family season we've just entered.… Continue reading The Root of Joy is Family Card

Altered Art, Autumn, Christmas, Die Cutting, Tags and Gifts, Watercolor, Winter

Gifting with Tim Holtz Sizzix Christmas Collection

Hello, crafty friends! I feel like a very lucky girl right now. Yesterday Scrapbook.com sent me the new Tim Holtz Sizzix holiday collection of dies. I wasn't sure if I would have enough time to get something together in time to follow Tim's live video, but I managed to squeak out what I think is… Continue reading Gifting with Tim Holtz Sizzix Christmas Collection

Autumn, Cardmaking, Ink Blending, Stencils

Hello Sweater Weather Card

Hello, crafty friends! Today's card was inspired by the beautiful colors in the Scrapbook.com Harvest paper pad. I instantly fell in love with the non-traditional fall color scheme. The first thing I did was pull out my Tim Holtz Distress Oxide color chart to figure out what colors would match. I was able to match… Continue reading Hello Sweater Weather Card