Handmade Fall-Themed Birthday Card

Handmade Fall-Themed Birthday Card featuring Ellen Hutson Fallish Stamp and Die Set

To say that it’s feeling like fall here in Los Angeles might be a bit of a stretch in comparison to other parts of the country, but the projects coming out of my craft room are giving all sorts of fall vibes right now. In last month’s Essentials by Ellen release, the Fallish Stamp and […]

Hexagon Hot Foil Birthday Card

Hexagon Hot Foil Happy Birthday Card

Hey there friends, and Happy August! August happens to be my birth month, so today I’m kicking it off with a Hexagon Hot Foil Birthday Card over on the Ellen Hutson blog. In the video tutorial, I’ll walk you through how I made this project, and we’ll take a closer look at the Essentials by […]

Clean & Simple Boho-Inspired Birthday Card

Boho-Inspired Birthday Card with Essentials by Ellen Essential Circles Hot Foil Stamps

There’s nothing I love more than a good clean and simple, geometric card with a fun color palette, and that’s exactly what I set out to make when creating today’s project. Last week, the latest Essentials by Ellen release went live in the Ellen Hutson shop, and it included new Essential Circles and Arches hot […]

Reverse Confetti New Release Blog Hop

Reverse Confetti July 2022 Release Blog Hop - Birthday Wishes Hot Foil Card

After a 3-day countdown, Reverse Confetti‘s July release is now live! Today we’re celebrating with a blog hop, so be sure to scroll down to the bottom of this post for details. In addition, I’ve got a project to share that shows off some of the great new hot foil plates in this release, so […]

5 Tips for DIY Print Making with Clear Stamps

5 Tips for DIY Print Making with Clear Stamps

If you’ve followed me for a while, you’ll know I’ve got a thing for stamping abstract backgrounds. There’s just something about picking a color palette that’s speaking to me in the moment, then grabbing some acrylic blocks and stamps, and going to town with making my own patterns. It’s one of my favorite things to […]

4 ways to break out of a creative rut

4 ways to break out of a creative rut

It’s a wonderful, wonderful thing when you walk into your craft space with a brilliant idea and dive straight into making, isn’t it? And a not-so-wonderful thing when you’re completely out of creative juice. I’ve been in both places, and I’m sure you have too. Creative ruts can be frustrating, so today I’m sharing 4 […]

How to Make a Fringe Birthday Cake Card

How to Make a Fringe Cake Card - featuring Spellbinders

Hey there friends! Today’s a special day because I’m joining a bunch of other crafters in celebrating the 20th birthday of Spellbinders. TWENTY years!? That’s pretty impressive, isn’t it? In order to do so, I’ve created a card with a few super cute items from the new Birthday Celebrations Collection. The name says it all […]

Pinkfresh Studio May 2022 Release Blog Hop

Pinkfresh Studio Celebrate in Style Card

Hi friends! Today I’m excited to be part of a blog hop to celebrate the new Pinkfresh Studio release, which is available as of today! As usual, this one’s full of fabulous florals, but I’m particularly excited about it because there are also cakes! Fun fact about yours truly: As a kid, I wanted to […]

Fuchsias Washi Happy Birthday Card

Fuchsias Washi Happy Birthday Card

Hello there! Today I’m up on the Pinkfresh Studio blog sharing a project that I recently made with a few of my favorite items in the latest March release. There’s stamping, stenciling, foiling, die cutting – all the things! But I promise, this card is very beginner-friendly and you could absolutely choose a sentiment to […]

Pinkfresh Studio March 2022 Release + Blog Hop

Pinkfresh Studio Rainbow Floral Birthday Card

Hi there! Today I’m excited to be part of the blog hop for Pinkfresh Studio’s new March 2022 release. This one’s full of a little bit of everything – stamps, stencils, dies, washi and hot foil plates, and of course, plenty of Pinkfresh florals. On the hot foiling side of things, my dreams came true […]