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... 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!

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

Cardmaking, Die Cutting, Thank You, Thinking of You

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

Baby, Cardmaking, Christmas, Die Cutting, Stitching, Wedding

Joy Stitched Card

Spellbinders recently added a new holiday collection to their line of stitching dies. The one that especially caught my eye was this one called "Stitched Joy". Let me show you how I put this card together... Step 1: Die Cutting I started by die cutting the main die from several shades of cardstock, so I… Continue reading Joy Stitched Card

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, 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!

Spring, Tags and Gifts, Watercolor, Winter

Ombre Watercolor Pansy Tags

Hello, there! I'm returning today with my last project as a guest designer this month for Papertrey Ink. In my first post, I showed you how I watercolored several pansies and then used them to make a card. I ended up with a few blooms left over, so I made a set of tags. Here's… Continue reading Ombre Watercolor Pansy Tags

Cardmaking, Die Cutting, Heat Embossing, Spring, Watercolor, Winter

Watercolor Pansies with Papertrey Ink

Hello, crafty friends! Today I am guest designing with Papertrey Ink. Their sweet team reached out to me a while back asking if I'd like to craft with them, and I jumped at the chance. I have loved their stamps and dies for many many years. This month's release is filled with sweet florals and… Continue reading Watercolor Pansies with Papertrey Ink