• Cards
  • New Stamps From Cherry Green Designs

    It’s always a good day when new stamps are released, so I thought I’d pop in and share a couple of quick cards!  The new Cherry Green Designs stamps from Crafter’s Companion are super fun…with a mix of shoe, butterfly, floral, and feather images, I’d call them funky feminine. For the first card, I stamped […]

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  • Handmade Travel Journal

    Oh, how I miss travel.  My husband and I used to plan at least two week-long trips every year that would take us all over this beautiful country…and then we had a baby.  For the record, it was totally worth it, but I can’t wait until it’s a little easier to travel with my son […]

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  • Father’s Day Fishing Card

    Happy Father’s Day to all of the wonderful dads out there!  I thought I’d share the card I made my husband this year (since he will have opened it by now) that was inspired by a memorable trip we took to Grand Teton National Park a few years ago. We had stayed in a park […]

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  • 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 Glitter Framed Art

    My mom knows flowers are a given on Mother’s Day, but this year I was looking for the kind that would last a little bit longer.  With Printable Glitter Cardstock from CutCardStock, I was able to whip up a sparkly watercolor piece in no time while adding a few handmade touches. I used my Silhouette […]

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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 […]

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  • Technicolor Shutter Card

    I’ve always loved the look of fancy-fold cards, but rarely take the time to make one unless I happen to have purchased some pre-cut and scored card bases.  So, when I had the chance to try out the new Create-A-Card Pop-out dies from Crafter’s Companion that will be debuting on HSN on May 9th, I dove […]