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 2019. These card making ideas are my blog posts that were most read and videos that were most watched in 2019 and include a variety of...read more
Add elegance to your handmade Christmas cards with copper embossing! (Plus a little patterned paper with a copper foil on it doesn’t hurt either!) These are the kind of cards that look a million times better in person than they do on your screen because they...read more
Stamping your own background papers is a great way to stretch your stamps! Blackberry Bliss card base: 5-1/2” x 8-1/2” Seashell Stamped Shimmery White: 2-3/4″ x 5-1/2″ Whisper White: 1-7/8” x 3-1/8” Blackberry Bliss: 2-1/4” x 3-1/2” The background for...read more
Want to make fun fold cards but think they are too complicated? This is the EASIEST Fun Fold Card Base EVER!! Night of Navy card base: 4-1/4” x 11” scored at 5-1/2” then cut off 2-3/4” of front. Striped Paper: 2-1/2″ x 4″ Lighthouse paper: 2-1/2″ x...read more
With the new annual Stampin’ Up! catalog just out, I’m getting a lot of questions like “How did they do that?” about cards shown in the catalog. Like this one that uses the Rubber Brayer Resist Technique… Question: How did they make the...read more
When it comes to making your own greeting cards, you might think that you need to have a lot of supplies, but the truth is you don’t! Monochromatic cards are a great way to make the most of your supplies and they look fantastic! Highland Heather card base:...read more
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.