Look Outside at Eyelet Outlet

If you’re looking for A Year of Card Techniques Blog Hop, please click here or simply scroll down. I love to look outside my window and see a cardinal…it immediately puts me in a good mood.  And that’s what inspired this card made for my Eyelet Outlet post using the […] Read more »

A Year of Card Techniques-Stamping on Patterned Paper

Welcome to: 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. We all love our stamp sets and […] Read more »

Snowflake Wishes at Connie Can Crop

Today I’m sharing my design team project for Connie Can Crop using an image from our sponsor this month. I decided to use the Caroling Snowmen for my card today.  I wanted to try a new to me card fold technique and this image worked perfectly for the front panel! […] Read more »

Technique Tuesday-Converting a Cut File to a Digital Image

One of my subscribers (thank you, Sarah) asked me to further explain converting a cut file to a digital image as shown in this post.  Since there may be others who haven’t tried this yet, I thought it might be nice to share a tutorial.  I’ll show you step by […] Read more »

Miss Kate Cuttables Challenge-Summer Fun

It time for another challenge at Miss Kate Cuttables, but first don’t forget to pick up your Freebie of the Day at Miss Kate’s today…and every day! The Dog Days of August are the perfect time for our challenge this month; Summer Fun! Summer fun makes me think of sandy […] Read more »

The Dog Days of Summer at Eyelet Outlet

If you’re looking for the Catch a Wave, just scroll down or click here. I always refer to the hottest days of the year as “the dog days of summer.”   A little research, however, reveals that phrase is not about dogs at all.  Rather, it actually refers to the star […] Read more »

Catch a Wave Blog Hop

Welcome to the Cow-a-Bunga Dude!! Grab your sunscreen, your surf board and join us as we search for that perfect wave in this Catch A Wave Blog Hop! It’s sure to be gnarly!! You should have arrived from my wonderful DT sister, Angela’s, blog; but if you need to catch […] Read more »

Cat Note Cards at Miss Kate Cuttables

For my Miss Kate Cuttables design team post today, I decided to use the Cat Silhouette Set, in honor of International Cat Day earlier this month, to make a set of note cards in their own little gift box. But first, don’t forget to pick up your Freebie of the […] Read more »

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 »

Shell-ebrate at Eyelet Outlet

I’m using one of Eyelet Outlet’s new products, this adorable turtle, to make two versions of the same card. Here’s the first version:   This version is an angled gate-fold card with a belly band.  The base is cut from Sahara Sand card stock which has been layered with digital […] Read more »