My earliest memory of making cards is making Valentine cards with red construction paper and white doilies. Perhaps you can relate? Since then my handmade Valentine cards have gotten a bit fancier and so can yours! Don’t worry, you can still use doilies. 🙂 Today...read more
These Valentine cards have a bit of a fun fold to them AND they show off BOTH sides of your pretty double-sided papers! They are both regular A2 size cards (finished size 4-1/4″ x 5-1/2″) but instead of the full card opening, there’s a mini card on...read more
Have you seen the adorable new Hey Love stamp set? I’m in love! As soon as I saw it I knew I needed it. It has the most ADORABLE animal stamps perfect for making Valentine cards. I was going to say Valentine cards for kids, but really I think anyone would love...read more
One of my favorite things about the Paper Pumpkin Kits from Stampin’ Up! is that they are a SURPRISE each month and they come with a stamp set that is exclusive to the kits. That means that once you’ve made the projects that come in the kit you can keep...read more
Have you ever been in a craft slump? Sometimes all it takes to get out of it is a new stamp set that inspires you. For me right now that’s the Panda Party stamp set. Last night I dreamed of pandas and the cards I could make with them. Then I had to get up early...read more
How to make a Valentines Card… Years ago we went to the Memphis zoo and got to see real live pandas up close. They are just as adorable as the pandas in the Party Panda stamp set! And these pandas make some really adorable Valentines! Calypso Coral 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.