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
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
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
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.