Gratitude, Thank You & Thanksgiving Cards

Altenew January 2020 Stamp/Die/Stencil Release Blog Hop

Altenew January 2020 Stamp/Die/Stencil Release Blog Hop

It’s a release day blog hop with Altenew!
I know, you’re thinking that you just saw a new release, but that was just the new Paint-a-Flower stamp set. Today, we have aaaaaaaalllllll of the fun goodies you’re going to want to get your hands on!

Festive Friday: Fall Floral Thank You

Festive Friday: Fall Floral Thank You

Thank you cards know no season…
It may be the season for giving thanks, but a good thank you card knows no season! At Festive Friday our new Inspo List is inspired by the upcoming US Thanksgiving holiday.

On the CASE: Geometric Tile Background

On the CASE: Geometric Tile Background

Clean lines and colorblocking
That’s the name of the game for my latest CASE. I’ve seen a few variations of this design out on social channels, so, you could say that it’s a bit of a trend.

My Favorite Fall Colors

My Favorite Fall Colors

I. LOVE. FALL.!
I am so excited to be on the verge of my favorite time of year! I can’t wait to pull out my hunter’s jacket, rust-colored trenchcoat and my jean jacket – plus, well, JEANS!

Summertime Hibiscus for a YouTube Hop

Summertime Hibiscus for a YouTube Hop

It’s time for a YouTube HOP!
Some of my fellow Craft Collabs members are celebrating a milestone achievement on YouTube – 3,000 subscribers! To celebrate, they’re hosting a YouTube hop with TONS of giveaways from amazing sponsors, like Ranger and Heffy Doodle!

AECP: Will It Emboss?

AECP: Will It Emboss?

I wonder…. will it…?
Ever hold a craft supply in your hand wondering if it will take on a certain technique or medium? That’s how I come up with all of my crazy, innovative ideas!

On the CASE: Wispy Begonia in Space

On the CASE: Wispy Begonia in Space

You might be wondering if a CASE should always be exact.... Up until now, Ann and I have been working on CASE files that help you discover the exact way a card was designed. For the most part, I think we will continue doing that, because we know that you want to know...

AECP: Faux-clipse Thank You Card

AECP: Faux-clipse Thank You Card

Don’t you just love the eclipse technique? How about the faux-clipse?
The eclipse technique is super fun and not too difficult, but I created a riff on the technique, I’m calling a faux-clipse.

AECP: Gatefold for the Guys

AECP: Gatefold for the Guys

Many crafters struggle with “masculine” design. Do you? I really do hear this one a lot. Everything from ” masculine cards are so hard “, to ” I just don’t know where to start (or stop) with a guy card.”. So, I was glad when…

Festive Friday: Brusho Country Home

Festive Friday: Brusho Country Home

Are you ready for a real challenge? We’ve got a good one for you over at Festive Friday where we’re celebrating 3D Day (it’s on December 3rd). That means we’re looking for 3D projects OR you can use the other option of a Single Layer project. Combine the two for an extra challenge!

Festive Friday: Wood and Dragonfly Dreams

Festive Friday: Wood and Dragonfly Dreams

Fa la la la la, la la, la…. wait, what? I seriously just saw my first Holiday commercial, complete with a stirring rendition of “Carol of the Bells”. Really? Don’t stores know that we have an amazing holiday still to come before December?