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Simple Handmade Christmas Cards

Making your own handmade Christmas cards doesn't have to be hard. In fact, it can be quite simple and fun!   These 3 Christmas cards were all made from one piece of 6x6 tree patterned paper and even the most stepped up version was quick and easy to make.  ...

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Simple Card Sketch #3

If you’re not sure where to start when making a card, a card sketch is a great place! A card sketch is a pattern for making a card. A card sketch is a great place to start because you can use it with ANY card making supplies that you have. I’ve included measurements...

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Stampin’ Up! Specials & News

Best Deal EVER! If you love Stampin' Up! products and you love a good deal, then the November Starter Kit Special is for YOU! You pick your choice of $125 in stamping supplies for only $75! Plus shipping is FREE!!! Learn more about the starter kit and the perks that...

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How to Make a Slimline Card

Recently I was on a LIVE YouTube show called Craft Roulette and suddenly, with the spin of the wheel, I had to make a slimline card. As a regular A2 size card maker, this was a bit of a challenge! What is a Slimline Card? A slimline card is a longer card with a...

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Simple Card Sketch #2

If you’re not sure where to start when making a card, a card sketch is a great place! A card sketch is a pattern for making a card. A card sketch is a great place to start because you can use it with ANY card making supplies that you have. I’ve included measurements...

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Quick & Easy Halloween Cards

Pumpkin/Cat paper: 3"x3" Card stock mat: 3-1/4" x 3-1/4" Boo paper: 2" x 5-1/2" Card base: 5-1/2" x 8-1/2" scored at 4-1/4"   How to Make Quick & Easy Halloween Cards Choose two coordinating Halloween patterned papers. Cut a 6x6 piece of patterned paper into...

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Simple Card Sketch #1

If you're not sure where to start when making a card, here's the solution: Start with a card sketch. A card sketch is a pattern for making a card.   Even after making cards for 23 years, I rarely pull a creative card idea out of thin air. I've never really...

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Fall Stamping List

You all loved my Spring Stamping List so much, I decided to create a Fall Stamping List too! Try a new stamping technique, make a card, send a card. It's kinda like a "bucket list" that you can check off as you have a few minutes. DOWNLOAD THE LIST HERE, print it out...

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