Use a Kit

It’s Wacky Wednesday where a product is used in a way it is not intended! Today’s post goes a little against the grain of what it is supposed to be. In fact today’s post is simply about using a kit. When I am not feeling very creative I have started reaching for a kit. TheContinue reading “Use a Kit”

Making a Card from a Box

It’s Wacky Wednesday where a product is used in a way it is not intended! Today I want to show you in a very quick video how I used the parts from a box to create a card. These parts were from this month’s Paper Pumpkin. Here is the link to the video, https://youtu.be/sIPMqRy4poc. HappyContinue reading “Making a Card from a Box”

Use a Kit!

It’s Technique Tuesday! Today is more of a tip than an actual technique. Do you know how life gets hectic and then, instead of making a handmade card, you don’t send anything? Am I the only one? Please comment and let me know I am not alone in this. So how do you solve this?Continue reading “Use a Kit!”

Congratulations to Andrea!

As many of you know I was at the Landers Second Saturday Craft Fair today. I held a raffle and I would like to announce the winner. Drumroll…please. Andrea Manaisu (forgive me if I misspelled your name) you are the winner of the Paper Pumpkin kit! Congratulations! When you see this please comment. Happy Crafting!Continue reading “Congratulations to Andrea!”

Dividing papers and punches.

It’s Tutorial Thursday! Today is the day we have tutorials and a video for how to divide your monotonous patterns and how to use the Lovely Labels Pick a Punch. For starters you can use a thin piece of ribbon or paper to divide a pattern and break it up. This card uses the InContinue reading “Dividing papers and punches.”

Small punch outs for big looks.

It’s Technique Tuesday! This month’s Paper Pumpkin kit came in and had a bunch of extra punch outs. So I was trying to figure out how to use these bonus pieces. So I figured I would just grab the extras and see what happens. Have you ever done that? Just been creative? Happy Crafting! WithContinue reading “Small punch outs for big looks.”

Black and white is simple and so elegant.

It’s Tutorial Thursday! Today’s tutorial is fairly simple but yet elegant. The focus is on silhouettes today. It is using the new coordinating dies that will be available February 4 called Sending Flowers Dies. Start with a piece of Thick White Card Stock cut at 4 1/4″ X 11″. On the 11″ side score atContinue reading “Black and white is simple and so elegant.”

Using a bag for a mat.

It’s Technique Tuesday! For those of you that do not get the Paper Pumpkin monthly kit this time consisted of mini note cards with envelopes and some cute treat bags. I saw the treat bags and just had to have those on a card. So I cut on all sides to separate the seams andContinue reading “Using a bag for a mat.”

It’s Party Time!

It’s Sale Saturday! And today there are some personal promotions that are happening! If you are able to come to the Christmas party happening today you will want to, even if you didn’t reserve your seat and won’t have a project to do. I will be giving out 10 bonus tickets to all those inContinue reading “It’s Party Time!”

Paper Pumpkin and Its Alternative.

It’s Tutorial Thursday! Today we are making pumpkins and apples out of boxes. The Paper Pumpkin for this month are some cute Halloween-themed mini gable boxes. I know some of you want cards so I came up with an alternative to the box so a card could still be created. You will need the HarvestContinue reading “Paper Pumpkin and Its Alternative.”

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