A Year of Card Techniques-Stamp Set Showdown

Welcome to A Year of Card Techniques Blog Hop where each month we’ll feature a different card technique. We’ve assembled a team of fabulous card makers who range from new to advanced, so you’ll see a wide variety of cards and ideas.   The month of April features a Showdown! […] Read more »

April Showers at Connie Can Crop

If you’re looking for The Cutting Cafe Design Team please click here.  You can also scroll down to see it. My post for Connie Can Crop today uses the cute Bears Under Umbrella CF from our sponsor, Paper Crafting World.  Every once in a while, I like to make two […] Read more »

One Stamp Set/Three Ways-Thoughtful Branches

My crafty friend, Ann, and I were busy making cards again.  This time we worked with the Thoughtful Branches stamp set and die Bundle by Stampin’ Up. We looked through Pinterest for inspiration and found no shortage for this great bundle of stamps and coordinating dies.  I wanted to share […] Read more »

Technique Tuesday-Dry Embossed Vellum

This is the first in my vellum and acetate series following our November Technique Blog Hop.  Today we’re talking vellum and there’s a lot to say.  First, did you know that early vellum wasn’t paper at all but from animal hide?  Today it’s made from wood pulp, cotton, synthetic materials […] Read more »

November Technique Blog Hop-Vellum & Acetate

Welcome to the November Technique Blog Hop Our year of sharing various techniques is almost through, if you’ve not gotten the chance to hop and comment each month, click on the links below to take you to the posts. January-Emboss Resist   February-Ink Layering   March-Inlaid Die Cutting   April-Shaker Cards   May-Spinner […] Read more »

Technique Tuesday-Black Magic With a Twist

Before I begin my post, I want to welcome six new followers!  That’s huge considering I can go months with no new subscribers at all.  How exciting for me and how thankful I am you’ve decided to join us Lisa, Linda, Jennifer, i12sew4me (clever!), Jenicece and Tricia.  You are now […] Read more »

October Technique Blog Hop-Black Magic and Joseph’s Coat

Welcome to the October Technique Blog Hop It’s the tenth of our year-long adventure into different card-making techniques, folds and paper crafting products.  This month we are showcasing two techniques, Black Magic and Joseph’s Coat on our projects.  You won’t want to miss the amazing and fun projects we’ve got […] Read more »

Back to School at Paper Crafting World

It’s my turn to post on Paper Crafting World’s blog today and I brought you a card made with the adorable Chalkboard Card cut file.   This file is perfect for “back to school” which will be here in the blink of an eye.  My mother used to say back to […] Read more »

Technique Tuesday-Watercolor Wash & Stamping

I want to take a moment to mention several new followers to my blog.  Welcome Kathy and Angela.  I’m so happy you’ve joined us!  You’re helping me reach my next goal of 100 e-mail subscribers and you’re entered in the card bundle give-away when I get there!  And welcome to […] Read more »

Adjust Your Sails at Connie Can Crop

I have several new e-mail followers I’d like to welcome…I see Denise is here and Pam and there are a few others whose names aren’t apparent in their e-mail address and Barb is now following on Bloglovin’, but I want to welcome all of you and want you to know […] Read more »