What do you do on the inside of handmade cards? That’s a question I get asked frequently and for me, the answer is easy. If my card base color is dark and writing would be hard to read on it, I add a white insert. Here’s How to Cut Paper for Inside...read more
In this super quick episode of Ink It Up with Jessica TV I’ll show you my trick for cutting paper straight every time. Watch this one minute video NOW! Don’t save it for later. This tip should work for just about any type of paper cutter you have. ...read more
Gray Granite & Blueberry Bushel card bases: 5-1/2″ x 8-1/2″ scored at 4-1/4″ Patterned Paper: 3″ x 4″ (OR use a Memories & More Card) and 2″ x 5-1/2″ Mango Melody: 3-1/8” x 4-1/8” Circle Size: 2-3/8” Card making did...read more
Once you’ve made a card you like, why not make the same card in a variety of colors! In this episode of Ink It Up with Jessica TV I’ll give you tips for making the same card in different colors while using the same card layouts. This particular card layout...read more
Welcome to the Crazy Crafters Blog Hop! I’ve been blogging for over 10 years and today I’m participating in my FIRST EVER blog hop! Thank you to Kylie Bertucci and her group of Crazy Crafters for inviting me to participate. We will all be CASING (which...read more
Do you have stacks and stacks of 12×12 patterned papers? Here is a QUICK way to cut them up and make them into stacks of cards ready to give away as gifts, donate to a good cause or send to your friends and family! Watch this video for tips on how to quickly cut...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.