Sunflower Embossed Birthday Card Idea

Sunflower Embossed Birthday Card Idea

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
Easy Snowflake Christmas Card Idea

Easy Snowflake Christmas Card Idea

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
Big Shot Tutorial: How to Use Embossing Folders

Big Shot Tutorial: How to Use Embossing Folders

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
5 Cards made with 5 In Colors!

5 Cards made with 5 In Colors!

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
Interlocking Gatefold Card Tutorial

Interlocking Gatefold Card Tutorial

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 interlocking...read more
Embossing Tips for Heat Embossing and Embossing Folders

Embossing Tips for Heat Embossing and Embossing Folders

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