Sparkling Wintry Forest – featuring Pinkfresh Studio

Sending Joy - Pinkfresh Studio Sparkling Wintry Forest Card

Hey there friends! Today I’m up on the Pinkfresh Studio blog sharing a little holiday card inspo and tips for adding dimension, depth and texture to stenciled cards. Back when I started working with stencils, I didn’t see them as much more than something to blend ink over in a single layer. Thankfully my crafty […]

Stretch Your Supplies: Dry Embossing with Hot Foil Plates

Stretch Your Supplies: Dry Embossing with Hot Foil Plates

Earlier this month I shared two cards that I made with the new Pinkfresh Studio Chevron Hot Foil Plate, and once I started, I couldn’t stop! That wasn’t the only plate in the new holiday release – there’s also Diagonal Stripe and Diamond ones, and my foiling machine hasn’t had much of a chance to […]

Pinkfresh Studio Holiday Ornaments + Instagram Hop

Pinkfresh Studio Holiday Ornaments Stencil Card

Hey there friends! Today it’s time to carry on the celebrations for Pinkfresh Studio’s latest release with an Instagram hop, and I’m excited to show you another card that I’ve created with some of the new holiday goodies. Layering stencils have become increasingly popular in the cardmaking world over the past year, and I typically […]

Anemone Magic: Stencils and Stripes

Anemone Magic Stencils and Stripes

Hey there friends! I’ve been a little more quiet here on the blog than on Instagram over the last week or so because there’s a whoooole lotta life stuff going on over here, but today I’m up on the Pinkfresh Studio blog! I’ll walk you through the step by step for this card that I […]

Diamond Builder Stencil Mini Slimline Card

Diamond Builder Mini Slimline Card

Well hello there! I’m back with another project using some of the new products from the Pinkfresh Studio July release, and this time, let’s talk stencils! As you’ve probably seen, Pinkfresh has a very extensive layering stencil lineup, many of which coordinate with stamp and die sets. This month, they’ve added a few stand-alone layering […]

Pinkfresh Studio Indigo Vines & Instagram Hop

Pinkfresh Studio Indigo Vines Handmade Card

Hey there friends! Yesterday was new release day for Pinkfresh Studio, and today we’re continuing on the fun with an Instagram hop. I’ve got details on that coming up for you at the end of this post, but first, wanted to share a card that I made with the Pinkfresh Studio Indigo Vines set. The […]

How to Make a Textured Glitter Background with Embossing Paste

How to Make a Textured Glitter Background with Embossing Paste

If you’ve been following along for a while, you already know that I can’t resist a good white on white background. There are so many ways to do this – cover dies, other die cuts, heat embossing – but one technique that I haven’t used in a very long time is embossing paste, paired with […]

Gold Foiled Daisy Wreath Card

Gold Foil Daisy Wreath Card

Hey there! It’s been a week packed with Pinkfresh new release celebrations, and I’ve got one more card to show you using (as the title suggests) another hot foil plate! Several months ago, Pinkfresh introduced a really pretty Daisy Wreath layering stencil set and die, and I was thrilled to see that a hot foil […]

Butterfly Greetings – featuring Pinkfresh Studio

Pinkfresh Studio Butterflies - Clean and simple cards

It seems butterflies are having a moment in the card making world, and I’m here for it! Don’t get me wrong – I LOVE a good floral, but butterflies are so pretty and I think this is the very first time I’ve ever used them in my cards. Why wait so long? I have no […]

These Hands Bake Cakes – featuring Pigment Craft Co

Treat Yourself - These Hands Bake Cakes - Pigment Craft Co

Following my post from last week, I’ve got another card to share with you that features two of my favorite stamp sets in Pigment Craft Co’s new May release. But first, a little story to preface this card… As a kid, my dream job was to be a baker. I remember going to the grocery […]