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
This year back to school time has been crazier than it’s ever been. EVERY SINGLE TEACHER deserves a card!!! And every parent helping their kids “virtual school” at home deserves one too. And let’s not forget every single kid that is dealing...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
As I write this, we are coming to the end of summer weather here and while I’m happy to embrace the crisp cool weather and beautifully colored leaves that fall brings, I am in no way ready for snow or winter. I love living in Wisconsin but I was born to be a...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
It doesn’t have to take a lot of time, or even a lot of supplies, to make a card. Today I’m going to show you some easy birthday cards that you could quickly make with your pretty papers… Just Jade card base: 5-1/2″ x 8-1/2″ scored at...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.