White Tie Dye Pieces: 4″ x 5-1/4″ White card bases: 5-1/2″ x 8-1/2″ scored at 4-1/4″ I’ve always been a fan of tie-dye, so when I saw the Spiral Dye stamp from Stampin’ Up! I knew I had to have it right away! This large...read more
Layering Circle Dies are one of the main staples in my craft room when it comes to card making. Of course, I’m always using the regular circles, but lately, I’ve been experimenting with different ways to use the scallop circles. Here are 3 ways that you...read more
Adding ribbon to your cards is an easy way to add color and texture. It can also take your card from nice to “WOW, that’s beautiful!” in an instant! And best of all, using ribbon doesn’t have to be hard!!! Card bases: 5-1/2″ x...read more
Handmade Christmas cards are a great way to send your love to family and friends, and the Pine Tree Punch from Stampin’ Up! is perfect for making them. Today I want to give you two quick tips on how to spruce up the pine trees that you punch out. It really can...read more
Sometimes it pays to think outside the box. Often if you look beyond the given shape of a punch or die you can see MULTIPLE different ways to use it. Blushing Bride card base: 5-1/2″ x 8-1/2″ scored at 4-1/4″ Stamped background: 4″ x...read more
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
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.