Simple “Stamping” Monday | No Stamping Mini Cards

It’s fun to tuck away surprise notes in suitcases, lunchboxes, on pillow cases and in other unexpected little nooks and crannies. These small 3.25″ x  4.25″ cards are perfect for hiding little reminders that you are thinking about those you love. All of these cards were made using just a few supplies and no stamps … More Simple “Stamping” Monday | No Stamping Mini Cards

On My Mind Alternatives | July 2019 Paper Pumpkin Tutorial

Sometimes life throws you some curve balls and things get a little crazy. That’s been our live for the past couple of months. Things are starting to settle down for us and I feel like I’m finally starting to get caught up again. I actually made and filmed these five (really six) cards soon after … More On My Mind Alternatives | July 2019 Paper Pumpkin Tutorial

Two-Step Stamping and Bonus Color Challenge | Simple Stamping Monday

When I open a new catalog, I’m not immediately drawn to florals. It seems I’m more of a sucker for cuddly animals. Yet, as I create cards for others, there are so many occasions when nothing works better than a beautiful flower. The Inspiring Iris stamp set is perfect for such occasions. Sometimes lining up two-step … More Two-Step Stamping and Bonus Color Challenge | Simple Stamping Monday

Choosing Colors that Work Together | Crafting Quick Tip

People often tell me that one of the most intimidating things about card making, and crafting in general, is choosing a color palette that works together. The last thing we want to end up with is a beautiful card that totally clashes. Choosing colors that work together doesn’t have to be hard. Two of my … More Choosing Colors that Work Together | Crafting Quick Tip

Weathered Sailing | Simple Stamping Monday

I thought it would be fitting to make a few nautical cards for Simple Stamping Monday. The Sailing Home stamp set is really perfect for quick and easy or beginner cards.  The sentiments and images are so beautiful and detailed that they can really stand on their own. This would be a perfect set to use to make a set of cards to gift to a friend as well. … More Weathered Sailing | Simple Stamping Monday

Stars Forever| Simple Stamping Monday | Memorial Day Special

In honor of Memorial Day, we are making three easy cards today. As we take time to remember our fallen soldiers, let’s also take some time to remind those mourning the loss of their loved ones that we remember, we recognize their pain, and that we are truly grateful for their sacrifice. For these cards, … More Stars Forever| Simple Stamping Monday | Memorial Day Special