Dimensionals for Depth

It’s Wacky Wednesday where a product is used in a way it is not intended! Dimensionals give us some height for our cards. This is understood and not something out of the ordinary. But, did you know, that Dimensionals can give height to make the same color for the accent and the base stand out.Continue reading “Dimensionals for Depth”

All the Same Color is Not Boring

It’s Technique Tuesday! I want to talk to you today about the interest you can bring with all one color. It doesn’t have to be white but in this case it is. I added tons of depth with the Fern 3D Embossing Folder as well as die cut pieces from the new Fitting Florets CollectionContinue reading “All the Same Color is Not Boring”

Where the Hole is the Focal Point

It’s Wacky Wednesday where a product is used in a way it is not normally! Today I want to talk to you about using your dies to create holes as accents. Yes, holes. Instead of cutting out the pumpkin, I cut out the outline of the pumpkin. I then stamped the pumpkin behind to createContinue reading “Where the Hole is the Focal Point”

Texture is Key

It’s Technique Tuesday! Today I want to talk to you about texture. This card may not have a bunch of color but it makes up for it with texture and depth. For this card I used the Labels Aglow Dies as well as the Layering Circles to get depth and texture. I also put theContinue reading “Texture is Key”

When negatives become positives.

It’s Tutorial Thursday! Today I want to show you how to create four cards in less than 20 minutes using negative space to create depth, texture, and a positive. Watch as I create Christmas cards for you that are quick and easy. For these cards you will need: Thick Whisper White Card Stock Night ofContinue reading “When negatives become positives.”

When dimensionals aren’t enough.

It’s Technique Tuesday! Today we are talking about the new Foam Adhesive Sheets. It is similar in thickness to the Dimensionals except it is a solid sheet measuring 4 1/4″ X 4 1/2″. Both sides have adhesive which makes it easy to stick to card stock, die cut, punch out, peel the backing, and stick.Continue reading “When dimensionals aren’t enough.”

Add folds.

It’s Technique Tuesday! Do you feel like your card is flat all the time? Then add some folds. Instead of the middle being flat and stamped on add some folds. Score evenly and create an accordion pattern so you can add some depth. Add a ribbon instead of an envelope to keep it closed. HappyContinue reading “Add folds.”

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