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Simple Card Sketch #5

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...

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Mini Stampin’ Cut & Emboss Machine

Mini Die-Cutting Machines: Are they worth it? In this video, I share the pros and cons of Stampin' Up!'s Mini Cut & Emboss Machine. Now, I am a HUGE fan of die-cutting and embossing so I definitely recommend getting some kind of machine if you want to step up your...

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Easy Pop Up Cards with Patterned Paper

Add a little extra POP inside your greeting cards with this easy fun fold pop up card made with patterned paper! Card base: 4-1/4” x 11” score at 4-1/4” and 5-1/2” Patterned Paper: 1” x 4” and 4” x 4” Inside Pop Up: 6" x 6" White: 2-3/4" x 2-3/4" You're A Peach 12" X...

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Card Ideas with Rainbow Glimmer Paper

Sometimes it's hard to cut into a piece of pretty paper like Rainbow Glimmer Paper because you don't want to waste it and you're not quite sure how to use it. Here are 5 Card Ideas with Rainbow Glimmer Paper: These five cards were made with just one 4" x 12" strip of...

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Northern Lights Card Technique

Draw inspiration from nature and use the Northern Lights Technique to make a beautiful background for your next handmade card! Nature is such a great place to draw inspiration from!   Have you ever seen the Northern Lights? They can have so many different colors...

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Triple Time Card Making Technique with Patterned Paper

For years I've admired the Triple Time Card Making Technique where you layer three pieces of card stock, stamp an image across them, and then layer a solid color card stock mat in between the stamped layers to make a card. I think I even tried it once but it just...

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Simple Card Sketch #4

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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Valentine’s Day Cards made with Patterned Paper

Petal Pink card base: 5-1/2" x 8-1/2" scored at 4-1/4" Hearts paper: 2-1/4" x 5-1/2" Purple patterned paper: 1/2" x 5-1/2" Patterned Paper is such a quick and easy way to make Valentine's Day cards or cards for any other occasion.    The colors from the printed...

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