Do you love to color? I’m not a huge fan of coloring as I usually don’t have the time or patience, but occasionally I do like to color in a stamped image when I’m making a card. My favorite way to color is with a blender pen and some ink pads. Soft...read more
When the Craft Roulette wheel landed on “Rainbow” I knew exactly what technique I wanted to use for my card… a Rainbow Color Block Background! Here are the measurements you’ll need: White card stock: 3-3/4″ x 5″ and 3-7/8″ x...read more
The end of December is always a great time to reflect back on the year so today I’ve rounded up my Top 10 Card Making Ideas of 2020. These card making ideas are my blog posts that were most read and videos that were most watched in 2020 and include a variety of...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
If there’s one thing I know, it’s that we don’t tell our friends enough what a blessing they are to us. They laugh with us, cry with us, share their favorite books and pop by with a handmade loaf of banana bread. Sometimes they live close and...read more
It’s amazing what you can do with a simple stamping sponge and a few ink pads! Whisper White: 4″ x 5-1/4″ Mango Melody card base: 5-1/2″ x 8-1/2″ folded in half or scored at 4-1/4″ How to Use a Sponge to Make a Circle on a Card 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.