Impress your friends and family with this creative fun fold card! This card opens to the right, then to the left. With just a small space for writing when you don’t have much to say. The card says it all! In the video above I’ll show you how to make this...read more
If you like to try different types of card folds, this one’s for you! The front looks like any other card front would… Super cute right? That main snowman has all the praise hands for the REAL snow that’s falling from the sky. Well, as real as snow...read more
Take your handmade cards up a notch by using some creative card folds! While you normally may just fold your card stock in half to make a card, there are SO MANY other fun ways that you can make your card base. Today I’m sharing the first in a series of Creative...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
What do you do on the inside of handmade cards? That’s a question I get asked frequently and for me, the answer is easy. If my card base color is dark and writing would be hard to read on it, I add a white insert. Here’s How to Cut Paper for Inside...read more
In this super quick episode of Ink It Up with Jessica TV I’ll show you my trick for cutting paper straight every time. Watch this one minute video NOW! Don’t save it for later. This tip should work for just about any type of paper cutter you have. ...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.