Hey Boo String Art Card – featuring Essentials by Ellen

Hey Boo String Art Card featuring Essentials by Ellen

When it comes to Halloween, are you one to go big with the celebrations and festivities? I’m the furthest thing from a fan of scary movies, so I definitely prefer a Halloween on the cuter side as opposed to creepy. If you feel the same, I think you’re going to be into the card I’m […]

Essentials by Ellen Fall Release Sneak Peek

Essentials by Ellen September Release: Pumpkin Season and Nordic Cross Cover Die

Hey there friends! We’re coming up on the next Essentials by Ellen release over on EllenHutson.com, and today I’ve got a little sneak peek to share featuring 2 new products. For me, fall wouldn’t be fall without pumpkins, so my heart was singing when I saw the Pumpkin Season stamp set. This is designed by […]

A Great Big Scripty Happy Birthday

Scripty Happy Birthday Hot Foil Card - featuring Essentials by Ellen

Happy Friday, friends! I’m taking a nice extra-long weekend right now because it just so happens to be my birthday on Sunday, and with that in mind, I figured it was only appropriate to post a birthday-themed card today. This one is super simple and straightforward, but was so fun to make and I really […]

Everything’s Beachy + Stamp Masking Tips

Everything's Beachy and Stamp Masking Tips

Hey there friends! Today I’m up on the Ellen Hutson blog sharing this very summer-y card, as well as some tips for stamp masking. If you’re new to stamp masking, or if you’ve done it with less-than-ideal results in the past, you’ll definitely want to check out this post! I’ve included a few tips that […]

Pressing Thoughts Stamp Set, 2 Ways

Pressing Thoughts Stamp Set, 2 Ways - Essentials by Ellen

Recently I bought myself a new little crafty tool that I’ve had on my list for a while. It’s nothing fancy, expensive or new to the crafting world. It’s a simple rubber brayer, an art supply that’s been around for years, but is very new to my craft stash. You can use them with paint, […]

Retro Rocket Popsicle Card – featuring Essentials by Ellen

Retro Rocket Popsicle Card - Essentials by Ellen Stay Cool

Remember rocket popsicles? Those red, white and blue striped ones that used to be sold via that little ice cream wagon that drove around the neighborhood? I LOVED those popsicles. A little Google search has taught me a lot more than I previously knew about them, like… The idea was born in July 1955 and […]

Summer of Stamping Week 4: Essentials By Ellen Release

Summer of Stamping - Essentials by Ellen Everything's Beachy

Hey there friends! Today I’m super excited to be taking part in the final week of the Ellen Hutson’s Summer of Stamping. Today a brand new Essentials by Ellen release has gone live, and if you’re looking for some stamps and dies that have some major summer vibes going on, you’re going to like these! […]

You’re a Whole Lot of Lovely – featuring Essentials by Ellen

You're a Whole Lot of Lovely - Essentials by Ellen Organic Elements

Happy first day of August, friends! Can you believe it’s August already?! Before you know it we’ll be making Christmas cards… oh wait, that’s already started! I’m pausing for a while on holiday-related creations to bring you something a little more year-round appropriate today, and it features the Essentials by Ellen Organic Elements stamp set. […]

All About You featuring Essentials By Ellen Organic Elements

Today is All About You - Featuring Essentials by Ellen Organic Elements Stamp Set

Hey friends! Today I’ve got a fun card to share that features a stamp set that I was positively GIDDY to get inky. I’ll start by saying that I definitely don’t consider myself a crazy advanced stamper – in fact, I’m super clumsy and almost always end up experiencing several ‘oopsie’ moments in every craft […]