Starting with pretty patterned paper is the quickest way to make a card and there’s nothing I like better than cutting a 6×6 piece into four 3×3 pieces to make 4 cards. It’s so quick & easy!! You can make 4 of the same card with those pieces...read more
Looking for a new fun fold card idea? Give this EASY dutch door card a try! Just Jade card base: 5-1/2” x 8-1/2” – cut front in half at 2-3/4” then cut on fold line to remove top Whisper White: 2-1/2” x 4” and 4” x 5-1/4” Just Jade: 2-3/4” x 4-1/4” (cut from top of...read more
If you love pretty patterned papers, you may have stacks of them that you’re not quite sure what to do with. They are so pretty, can you even bring yourself to cut into them? While a full sheet of patterned paper is pretty to look at, today I’ve got 6...read more
Masculine cards can be some of the hardest to make, but that shouldn’t be true! I think we make it harder in our heads than it really is. Watch this video to see how quick and easy it can be to make a masculine card. Tips for making a Quick & Easy Masculine...read more
You can tell from looking back through my recent cards that this piece of sunflower paper from the Flowers for Every Season paper pack is my FAVORITE! Just Jade card base: 4-1/4″ x 11″ scored at 5-1/2″ (it opens from the bottom) Just Jade embossed:...read more
When I first started making cards, my cards were incredibly basic. Like one layer of card stock folded in half basic. But as I made more and more cards, I figured out how to add layers and embellishments and make my cards a little bit more impressive. I rarely spend...read more
Hi I’m Jessica, your card making mentor! 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.