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Jessica Taylor

Reason to Smile Cards

By | Cards, Getting Started | 4 Comments

Cards can be sent for any number of occasions, but a handmade card always gives a reason to smile.  Sometimes making the cards you need at the right time can be a challenge though. Making a batch of cards can be quick and easy when you take one design and add different words of greeting.  Flowers are a great image to use when making "generic" cards.  Just leave a blank space for a greeting and you can stamp the words when you know what you need the card for!  Happy Birthday, Thinking of You, Sympathy, Thank You… any of these…

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Why can’t I send Birthday Cards on time?

By | Birthday Cards, Organization | 7 Comments

Seriously, why can’t I get birthday cards in the mail on time? I know the birthdays are coming (most of the time). I’m reminded by my Birthday Calendar and Facebook reminders. So why can’t I get birthday cards in the mail? So many different reasons can be the culprit.  Not having birthday cards on hand is usually one issue.  That means I’d have to find the time to make them.  Not easy during the summer with vacations and kids home. Other reasons are no postage stamps on hand or not being able to find an address. These just aren’t good…

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Color Spritzer Tool

By | Birthday Cards, Techniques | 2 Comments

Do you ever find your white space just a little too… white?  Think it needs just a little something more but you’re not sure what?  The Color Spritzer Tool is the perfect way to add some depth to your projects and eliminate that white space that looks too white.  It adds just that little extra splash of color that you need by turning a marker into an air-brush. Tips for Using the Color Spritzer Tool: You’ll need a marker with a brush-tip in the color of your choice.  Make sure your marker tip is really juicy and full of ink….

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Elegant Butterfly Birthday Card

By | Cards, Gift Ideas | No Comments

  When you need a card in a hurry, Whisper White Note Cards and Envelopes are the way to go.  They are pre-cut and pre-scored so you just have to fold them in half, do a little decorating on the front and they are ready to send. They are also great for making gift sets of cards.   Make this card in a rainbow of colors and package them up to give as a gift. 3-D Butterfly Tip: Place half a dimensional underneath each top wing of the butterfly to make it look like it is going to fly right off…

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All Occasion Card Idea

By | Cards | 5 Comments

Sometimes it’s nice to have a few all occasion cards on hand so that you can grab one when you need one no matter what the occasion.  This bright, fun card is perfect for any summer occasion and is a great way to use of those extra strips of patterned paper that you have.   Supplies Used: Mixed Bunch stamp set Tangerine Tango Classic Stampin’ Pad Daffodil Delight Classic Stampin Pad Whisper White Daffodil Delight Summer Smooches Designer Series Paper 3/4" Circle Punch Blossom Punch Daffodil Delight Craft & Paper Scissors Snail Adhesive Stampin’ Dimensionals InLinkz.com  

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