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
How do you line up your paper pieces so nicely when you make a card? That’s a question I frequently get asked, so today I’ve got some tips for lining up your layers of paper, along with a few card ideas to inspire you! Paper Sizes: Just Jade card base:...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
Looking for a new stamping technique to try? The Spotlighting Technique is a great way to highlight your detailed stamp images without having to color in the whole thing! There are a variety of ways that you can make a card with the spotlighting technique and today...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
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.