Merry Christmas from Rudy the Reindeer! I used Elizabeth Craft Designs dies: 5 Part Pine, Merry Christmas, Chains 1, and of course, Rudy the Reindeer to make this festive card. The 5 Part Pines dies set is so creative, innovative and versatile! The five dies can be used to make five different sizes of trees, … Continue reading Merry Christmas Card Featuring Rudy the Reindeer and More Elizabeth Craft Designs Dies
Season's Greetings and Merry Christmas from Chilly the Penguin! I love how he looks like he was caught in the act doing something naughty. Don't worry, Chilly! Santa won't put you on the naughty list for eating those fishies! A penguin's gotta do what a penguin's gotta do! So, I cut the snowy hills using … Continue reading Christmas Card Featuring Chilly the Penguin – Elizabeth Craft Designs
Ok ok ok, I know it is not spring! But I didn't have a blog last spring! That's my excuse and I'm stickin' to it! I stamped the images in clear Versamark ink on watercolor cardstock and embossed with white powder. Then I did a little water coloring and topped it off with some clear … Continue reading Watercolor Flowers & Butterfly – Garden in Bloom Stamp Set by Stampin’ Up
Here are four fall cards using Stampin' Up Botanical Blooms stamps as well as Stampin' Up inks and papers. To create the red and gold bands, I adhered a strip of glittery gold washi tape to a strip of red cardstock and then ran it through my Big Shot with an embossing folder. I love … Continue reading Fall Cards with Leaves – Stampin’ Up Botanical Blooms Stamp Set
Happy Thanksgiving! Happy fall, y'all! Don't ya love fall colors? I love the look of craft paper with dark, rich, and bold colors. These cards are pretty simple. Just stamp, emboss & color! And then add a little sparkle, of course! I also did a tiny bit of Distress Ink blending around the edges of … Continue reading Thanksgiving & Fall Mini Cards
Happy Halloween, freaky folks! Even this spook looks spooked! I think he wants to get out! Do you want to go in? I dare you! I stamped this image on Tim Holtz coated stamping paper and wow, it produced a freakishly crisp, detailed image! Very impressive! Get it? Impressive impression? Sorry. Couldn't resist. I colored … Continue reading Halloween Card with a Surprise! Northwoods Rubber Stamps
What a lucky kitty! That four leaf clover is really working for him. He's got a golden tag on his collar and a great friend like you! These cards came with a yellow gradient. On the kitty card, I masked off the top with a torn sticky note and ink blended the green ground with … Continue reading Good Luck and Friendship Mini Cards with Lawn Fawn Stamps & Dies
What the heck? Why not share a couple of old-school cards I made a while back? Here's a simple Spanish mini thank you card with patterned paper, tiny die cuts, and gems. And here is a sparkly, festive, floral thank you card slathered with bright blue and green flowers. It seemed like a good idea … Continue reading New Post – Old Cards – Thank you! Gracias!