• Cards
  • Father’s Day Envelope Art

    If your dad is anything like mine, he’s happy with a card made of printer paper and a handwritten sentiment…but that doesn’t mean you can’t deliver it in an extra fancy envelope.  This rustic, masculine envelope is easy to create with a few simple tools and Basis Cardstock from CutCardStock. Start by trimming a piece of […]

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  • Mother’s Day Daffodil Card

    Happy Mother’s Day!  In honor of this important holiday, I thought I’d share a frilly and feminine card featuring a couple of new products from Crafter’s Companion.  My mom has been liking ornate floral cards and muted tones lately, so it was the perfect time to break out my 48 new colors of Spectrum Noir […]

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  • Easy Masculine Pillow Box

    Every year around Father’s Day, my dad tells me not to get him anything.  I’ve never listened to him, but in an attempt to honor his wishes, I try not to go overboard.  I get him something small that lets him know I’m thinking about him and concentrate my efforts on pretty (yet manly) packaging […]

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  • Double Circle Swing Card

    If I can find multiple ways to use a crafty item, I’m a happy girl.  So, after playing around with the new “Circle Centre” Create-A-Card dies (coming to HSN on May 9th from Crafter’s Companion) for a bit, I thought I’d see if I could make a double swing card. You can just double the […]

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  • Rainbow Circle Swing Card

    Crafting during the warmer spring months can be tough for me…I want to be outside with the sunshine and flowers before the summer heat scares me back inside!  Tools that help me create quick projects are a must, so I’m happy to give you a sneak peek at the second part of the Create-A-Card die […]