Birthday, Cardmaking, Congrats, Die Cutting, Ink Blending, Printables, Shakers, Videos

‘Hooray’ Slim Shaker Card

Hey, there! I'm psyched to return for an SBC Fest encore card tutorial! If you missed the first tutorial, check it out on THIS BLOG POST. Check out today's new tutorial below as well as the full supply list and printable instruction sheet. Thank you once again for sharing your crafty time with me.… Continue reading ‘Hooray’ Slim Shaker Card

Birthday, Congrats, Die Cutting, Shakers, 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

Altered Art, Die Cutting, Felt & Fabric, Halloween, Shakers, Tags and Gifts

Trick-or-Treat Banner

Hello! Hello! I'm back yet again with a Halloween craft for you. This time I'm back to using paper though I did include a bit of felt here & there. Let's get started with the tutorial... Step 1: Plan & Cut I started by arranging dies on my desktop until landing on a layout I… Continue reading Trick-or-Treat Banner

Altered Art, Autumn, Cardmaking, Craft Room, Die Cutting, Felt & Fabric, Halloween, Ink Blending, Shakers, Stencils, Stitching, Tags and Gifts, Videos

Bat Parade! 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 blogโ€ฆ 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!

Birthday, Heat Embossing, Ink Blending, Shakers, Tags and Gifts

Birthday Treat Tags

Hello! Hello! Welcome to the fourth project tutorial in this month's candy themed mini series featuring stamps & dies from Catherine Pooler Designs. To start at the beginning of this series, visit THIS POST. Otherwise, let me show you how I put together this tag trio... Step 1: Gather the Elements I had three left… Continue reading Birthday Treat Tags

Cardmaking, Heat Embossing, Shakers, Thinking of You

Hey, Sugar!

Hello, crafty friend! Today's tutorial is the third in the candy shoppe mini series using new Club Sursee stamps & dies from Catherine Pooler Designs. To start at the beginning of this series, visit THIS POST. Otherwise, let's take a look at how this one came together... Step 1: Base Layers I started with a… Continue reading Hey, Sugar!

Alcohol Markers, Cardmaking, Congrats, Die Cutting, Shakers


Hello, crafty friend! I'm sharing another shaker card featuring more cute critters from Pretty Pink Posh. Let me show you how I put this one together... Step 1: Card Base The card base I'm working with today is a horizontal oriented top folding A2. I started by cutting out colorful cardstock stripes using the Stacked… Continue reading Congrats!

Alcohol Markers, Cardmaking, Die Cutting, Shakers, Spring, Thinking of You, Valentine, Winter

You’ve Got Mail

Hello, crafty friend! Today I'm sharing this cute little shaker featuring adorable stamps, dies, and embellishments from Pretty Pink Posh. Let me show you how I put this one together... Step 1: Card Base I started with a top folding A2 card base and trimmed the bottom off to create a 4.25" square card. I… Continue reading You’ve Got Mail

Birthday, Cardmaking, Die Cutting, Ink Blending, Shakers

Party Animals Shaker

Hello, crafty friend! Today I am sharing the second project tutorial in a mini series featuring new products designed by Becca Bonneville for Catherine Pooler Designs. If you missed the first one, check it out HERE. Otherwise, let me show you how this mini slimline shaker card was created... Step 1: Base Layers I started… Continue reading Party Animals Shaker

Birthday, Cardmaking, Die Cutting, Hot Foiling, Ink Blending, Shakers

Happy Birthday, Spellbinders!

Spellbinders is turning 20! Wow! That is quite an accomplishment especially in the crafting industry when so many others have come and gone. Spellbinders continues to create, innovate, and inspire year after year, so I have no doubt they will be celebrating many more birthdays to come. To honor this milestone, an amazing "Birthday Celebrations"… Continue reading Happy Birthday, Spellbinders!