Christmas Blessings at The Cutting Cafe

Many blogs jumped on the Christmas in July bandwagon; but at The Cutting Cafe we’re going rogue!  We’re celebrating Christmas in August!  Our challenge was to use any of the Christmas cut files or printable stamp sets, and there are many, for our project today.  After much deliberation, I chose […] Read more »

A Year of Card Techniques-Bleaching Your Card

Welcome to A Year of Card Techniques Blog Hop where each month we feature a different card technique.  We’ve assembled a team of card makers who range from new to advanced, so you’ll see a great variety of cards and ideas. From laundry, to disinfectant, to fashion, bleach is a […] Read more »

Candy Canes & Sugared Things at Sunsational Stamps

I’m posting for Sunsational Stamps today.  The image I used for my card is aptly named, Sweet Sam.  He is sweet…and so is that candy cane he’s holding!  I thought he would be just right for our Christmas in July theme. To make this shaker card, I imported the image […] Read more »

Miss Kate Cuttables Challenge-Red White & Blue

A warm welcome goes out to Georgiana, Mellisa and Rachel, my newest followers.  So glad you’ve joined us. The challenge at Miss Kate Cuttables this month is, appropriately, “Red, White & Blue”.  Before I continue, I want to remind you that Miss Kate offers a free cut file each and […] Read more »

All American Blog Hop

If you’re looking for The Cutting Cafe’s challenge post, please click here or scroll down. Welcome to the This hop is all about America and the things that make us great. Our projects hope to inspire you with our stars and stripes. I love the USA! You should have arrived […] Read more »

Three Woofs at Sunsational Stamps

With the 4th of July just around the bend, it’s time to get out the red, white and blue and, of course, Sunsational Stamps!  Today I’m using the Patriotic Puppy digital stamp in another Triple Panel Standing Card.  Here’s a look at my finished card: Last month I made a […] Read more »

USA at Paper Crafting World

I’m showing some Paper Crafting World patriotic Red, White & Blue today.  I worked with the Bears Born in the USA Layout Set CF, but I used just the USA for my card.   Those bears are just too cute not to use on another project, though, so I’m going to […] Read more »

Patriotic Colors at Miss Kate Cuttables

Before I begin my post, I’d like to extend a warm welcome to Vicki, who just followed via Bloglovin and Brenda who is my newest e-mail subscriber.  So happy you joined us, Vicki! I’m showing my true colors at Miss Kate Cuttables today.  Patriotic colors, that is.  I have two […] Read more »

The Cog at Paper Crafting World

For my post today, I thought I would share some Paper Crafting World Father’s Day inspiration.  I used the Cogs in Heart Card CF Set for my card, but I changed it up a bit to show you yet another way you can use it.  Here’s my version…actually I made […] Read more »

A Ball to Be Around at Sunsational Stamps

On behalf of Sunsational Stamps, today I’m sharing a Father’s Day card using the Great Sport Set.   Here’s a peek at the full set: I thought a circle flip card would be a perfect backdrop for the basketball…or the baseball or bowling ball, for that matter.  I’ll chat a bit […] Read more »