Clean and Simple Abstract Nature Cards

Clean and Simple Abstract Nature Cards

There are a few items in my crafty stash that I will never tire of, and the Essentials by Ellen Abstract Nature stamp set is one of those. But you’ve read about my thoughts on these before, so today, let’s have a chat about Mental Health Awareness Month, shall we? I’ve shared a little before […]

Matching Strawberry Fields Card and Gift Box Duo

Matching Strawberry Fields Card and Gift Box Duo

May might be best-known in the card making world as the month of Mother’s Day, but did you know it’s also Mental Health Awareness Month? I don’t know about you, but crafting has been a HUGE lifesaver for my mental health over the past couple of years. Whether it was during the long, dark COVID […]

Catherine Pooler Summer Nights Collection

Catherine Pooler Summer Nights Collection

Summer’s not quite here yet, but the new Summer Nights Collection from Catherine Pooler is! You may have already seen the sneak peeks on Instagram last week, and today I’ve got a little more inspiration to share. This card features the Capture the Flag Cover Die from the Night in Flight bundle, and the Round […]

Pinkfresh Studio April 2022 Release Blog Hop

Pinkfresh Studio Magnolias Card

It might nearly be May, but we can’t end April without another gorgeous new release from Pinkfresh Studio! I’m excited to be part of the blog hop celebrating all of the beautiful product that’s available as of today, and as always, I’ve got a project to share featuring some of them. This release has a […]

Mondo Gerbera Daisy, 2 Ways

Essentials by Ellen Mondo Gerbera Daisy Cards, 2 Ways

Love color but don’t love coloring? Or, maybe you’re not super confident with your Copic coloring skills, or you simply don’t have time? (I’m raising both hands high over here, and if I had a third, it would be up too.) If so, I feel ya. Today I’ve got 2 cards to share that use […]

Pantone Color of the Year: A Very Peri-Inspired Card

2022 Pantone Color of the Year: A Very Peri-Inspired Card

Those of you who love color are probably familiar with Pantone’s Color of the Year, a concept that began in 2000. Since then, it’s been used to inspire marketing, branding, design, and many other creative pursuits. This year’s color is Very Peri, and it was the inspiration for the card I’ve got for you today. […]

3 Easy Card Compositions for Leftover Die Cut Images

3 Easy Card Compositions for Leftover Die Cut Images

Tell me if you’ve been here: You get your stamps and dies out for a crafting session, pick out all the inks for a color palette you love, and start die cutting and stamping. You’re not exactly sure how you’re going to use the images yet, but you create more than you need, just in […]

Catherine Pooler Ex Libris Release + Apothecary Inks

Catherine Pooler Ex Libris Collection and Apothecary Inks

Hello there! Today marks the release of the latest collection from Catherine Pooler, Ex Libris, and I’ve got a couple of projects to share that feature a few of the new items. This release includes several bundles, as well as four new, absolutely GORGEOUS inks. If you love color, you’re definitely going to want 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 […]

How to Make a Spring-Inspired Shadow Box Card

How to Make a Spring-Inspired Shadow Box Card

Spring is officially here, and along with a different season, I’ve got a card with a little something different inside to share. Today I’m over on the Ellen Hutson blog sharing a fun 3D project featuring the Essentials by Ellen Shadow Box die set – a super versatile one to have in your stash for […]