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

A Little Smile Alternatives | June 2019 Paper Pumpkin Tutorial

I love the idea inspired by the June Paper Pumpkin kit to carry around small cards with me everywhere to hand out when the opportunity arises. I know tiny cards aren’t for everyone though, so for this month’s alternatives I used the supplies from the kit as well as some additional ink, cardstock and adhesives … More A Little Smile Alternatives | June 2019 Paper Pumpkin Tutorial

A Little Smile | June 2019 Paper Pumpkin Tutorial

This month’s Paper Pumpkin is perfect for a summer challenge. If you’re traveling or just staying home, this kit comes with 16 tiny cards that are perfect for sharing with those you come in contact with. You can leave them for the waiter at a restaurant or hand-deliver them with some homemade cookies. The possibilities … More A Little Smile | June 2019 Paper Pumpkin Tutorial

Inspired by Hugs from Shelli |May 2019 Paper Pumpkin Tutorial

The May 2019 Paper Pumpkin kit was one of my favorites, but what if you missed out on the kit and fell in love with the cards like I did. This is your guide to creating cards with a similar look and feel using products from the 2019-2020 annual catalog, featuring the Bird Ballad suite. … More Inspired by Hugs from Shelli |May 2019 Paper Pumpkin Tutorial

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

The Catalog is More than a Shopping Tool | A Little Lace Tutorial

It’s fun to look through a brand new catalog to see all of the new stamp sets, embellishments, dies and more, but did you know the catalog is an amazing idea book that can get your creative juices flowing?! This was the case for me with the A Little Lace bundle. I really like this stamp … More The Catalog is More than a Shopping Tool | A Little Lace Tutorial