Project: I AM GROOT Card

Project: I AM GROOT Card

I admit it, I am a huge comic book geek and love all related movies, TV shows and merchandise! So I flipped when I saw this amazing I am Groot card inspired by Guardians of the Galaxy. Jennifer Ingle cleverly … Read More...

Project: Matching Gift Box and Card

Project: Matching Gift Box and Card

The Scrap of Life blog has directions and dimensions for making this sweet blue bird themed gift bag made out of cardstock and pattern papers along with a pretty matching gift card. Change up the pattern papers to fit any occasion. … Read More...

Technique: Water Coloring with Markers

Technique: Water Coloring with Markers

There are several different ways to color your stamped images using water based markers. You can color like normal directly with the marker or use a wet on wet technique, adding water to the paper first then adding the color with … Read More...

Project: Valentine’s with a Gift

Project: Valentine's with a Gift

If you’re looking to add a little something extra to your Valentine cards try attaching a little gift like lip gloss, glitter glue or a glow stick. Betsy Veldman shares how she made her fun Valentine’s using stamps and die cuts, over … Read More...

Tutorial: 3D Fish Card

Tutorial: 3D Fish Card

No fish were harmed in the making of this card! But doesn’t this fish looks like the real thing? It’s actually stamped. Gray Wolf Graphics stamps had a tutorial showing how to stamp, cut, bend and layer a fish stamp … Read More...

Project: Butterfly Tag

Project: Butterfly Tag

This stunning tag features lovely butterflies that were stamped over a background of splattered alcohol inks that were then cut out and layered, they look like they could fly off the paper! Find more info on making this tag over at the My Corner Read More...

Tip: Using a Blender Pen

Tip: Using a Blender Pen

Alcohol ink markers, like Copics, can add great details, shading and depth to your stamped images. You can take that one step further by using a colorless blender pen to “remove” color and even more texture, especially to stamped critters, … Read More...

Technique: Dryer Sheet Card

Technique: Dryer Sheet Card

Don’t throw away that used dryer sheet, you can use it on a card! Seriously! Here’s a really cool technique using a dryer sheet, layer is over a stamped background using spray adhesive and layer glitter over the top for … Read More...

Tutorial: Mixed Media ATCs

Tutorial: Mixed Media ATCs

These wonderful Artist Trading Cards from Susanne Rose use a variety of mixed media like Gelato sticks, stencils, stamping, gesso and vintage paper. Using vintage paper is one of my favorite things to add to a mixed media project, pages … Read More...

Project: Mail Card

Project: Mail Card

You’ve got mail! Wendy McGaffy used die cuts and foam tape to add an extra layer of dimension to this adorable card. I love how the pattern paper she used mimics the colors of an air mail stamp! Find her Read More...

Project: Tea Party Card

Project: Tea Party Card

Tea for Two? Know someone who loves tea or are you planning an actual afternoon tea party? Then this lovely tea party card would be perfect. Kittie Caracciolo will show you how she combined many different die cut shapes to … Read More...