Stamping Sponges are one of the most inexpensive tools you can get, yet there are so many things you can do with them! You can create cool backgrounds, hide your mistakes (aka ink smudges), add a hint of color, make it look like there are more card stock layers than...read more
Every Tuesday over on my Facebook page we have Q&A Tuesday and one question that keeps coming up is “How do you stamp with bleach?” I finally pulled out my bleach to show you how. Watch the video below, read the additional tips and then check out the...read more
Not every card turns out the way you want it to. At least for me it doesn’t. I’m taking The Holiday Card Workshop and I absolutely loved the snowflake card that Jennifer McGuire shared today. This is my variation… Things I discovered while...read more
Pull out your Stamp-a-ma-jig because you’re going to need it for this card! Can you imagine trying to eyeball lining up this pattern stamp? Not my idea of fun. If you don’t know what a Stamp-a-ma-jig is or you have one but don’t remember how to use...read more
This card idea is for the dog lovers. It uses the fun animal stamp set Animal Talk and speaks “dog talk” for Happy Birthday. The colors and theme also make it a great card for men. The word background on the Tempting Turquoise card stock was made using the...read more
It still feels like summer here, but fall is right around the corner and a few leaves are already starting to change colors. This is one of my favorite times of year in Wisconsin! Trips to the apple orchard, apple pie, hiking at Devil’s Lake, and watching...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.