Embossing folders are an easy way for you to take your handmade cards from nice to WOW! They add texture and design to your card stock and are available in a wide variety of designs. In this Big Shot Tutorial: How to Use Embossing Folders, I’m going to show you how to...read more
Here’s a quick & easy card idea that you can make today… for ANY occasion! Floral Paper: 3″x3″ Floral Paper Mat: 3-1/4″ x 3-1/4″ Embossed Background: 4″ x 5-1/4″ Card Base: 5-1/2″ x 8-1/2″ scored at...read more
I introduced you to the NEW 2020-2022 In Colors from Stampin’ Up! in this post, but today I want to show you more of what you can make with each color. Each of the following cards started with a 4″ x 5-1/4″ piece of card stock that was then embossed...read more
There’s nothing like a creative card fold to impress your friends and family… especially the ones that make cards themselves. Today I’ve got the how-to for you on making an interlocking gatefold card or a buckle gatefold card or an...read more
Did you know there are two kinds of embossing? One is heat embossing where you melt emboss powders with a heat tool and the other is called dry embossing where you use a stylus and stencil or an embossing folder to create a raised design in your card stock. I used...read more
I’m currently in Christmas card making mode, but the thing I love about this card is that you can grab a piece of pretty paper and make one for any occasion! Paper Sizes: Brightly Gleaming patterned paper: 3″ x 3″ Night of Navy: 3-1/4″ x...read more
I love the instant gratification and sense of accomplishment I get when creating a card. It’s also a great way to brighten someone else’s day. Who doesn’t love to find a handmade card in their mailbox? Whether you’re just getting started making your own cards or you’ve been making them for years, I’m here to help and encourage you to make and send more cards.