Ink Blending, My Craft Room

New Distress Color! Now What?

Hey! Hey! Hello! Today I'm mega pumped to be among the designers working with Scrapbook.com to preview the new Ranger Distress color collection by Tim Holtz. As you can see the color is a soft grey. Tell me... honestly... what did you think when you first saw this color? Did you get excited or did… Continue reading New Distress Color! Now What?

Alcohol Markers, Cardmaking, Die Cutting, Ink Blending, Stencils, Tags and Gifts, Thank You, Valentine

Pretty Pink Posh Valentine Release

Hello, crafty friend! I'm joining Pretty Pink Posh for their big Valentine release & blog hop today! I created several projects to share with you. Let me show you how they came together... https://youtu.be/s3B4sBa8vYo Sweet Cherries Card Supplies Layered Cherries Stencil Set Sweet Cherries Stamp Set Spring Circles Die Set Distress Oxide Blending Inks Festive… Continue reading Pretty Pink Posh Valentine Release

Birthday, Cardmaking, Die Cutting, Heat Embossing, Hot Foiling, Ink Blending, Spring, Stencils, Thank You

Pinkfresh Studio Dec 2022 Release Blog Hop & Giveaway!

Welcome! Hello! Hello! I have something extra special to share today. I am honored to join Pinkfresh Studio for a blog hop & giveaway in celebration of their newest release. There are many beautiful new products in this month's release, but I fell in love with the Floral Borders Stamp set along with the matching… Continue reading Pinkfresh Studio Dec 2022 Release Blog Hop & Giveaway!

Alcohol Markers, Cardmaking, Christmas, Die Cutting, Ink Blending, My Craft Room, Scrapbooking, Stencils, Tags and Gifts

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

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

Die Cutting, Heat Embossing, Ink Blending, Tags and Gifts, Thinking of You

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, Die Cutting, Heat Embossing, Ink Blending, Thinking of You

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, Die Cutting, Heat Embossing, Ink Blending, Thinking of You

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, Die Cutting, Halloween, Heat Embossing, Ink Blending, Stencils

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, Cardmaking, Die Cutting, Felt & Fabric, Halloween, Ink Blending, My Craft Room, Shakers, Stencils, Stitching, Tags and Gifts

Bat Parade!

Scrapbook.com is hosting a Bat Parade! Several of my favorite designers and I were challenged to create inspiring bat-themed projects to share. Let me give you a peek of the projects & tutorials I'm sharing here on my blog… Magic Bat Wands Bat Headband Trick-or-Treat Shaker Banner Trick-or-Treat Card Glittered Bat Floral Picks If you'd… Continue reading Bat Parade!