A Year of Card Techniques Blog Hop-Creative Folds

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. June‘s hop is devoted to basic card […] Read more »

It’s a Guy Thing at Connie Can Crop

The challenge this month at Connie Can Crop is “It’s a Guy Thing”, so anything for guys (of all ages) will work.  Our sponsor this month is Sasayaki Glitter, so I decided to use one of her adorable images for my challenge project.   I picked the Shy Pilot digi […] Read more »

A Year of Card Techniques-World of Watercolors

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.   For May, we are venturing into the world […] Read more »

Technique Tuesday-Stamp Set Showdown

As a follow-up to post for A Year of Card Techniques-Stamp Set Showdown (if you missed it, you can see it here), I wanted to share some details about each of the cards I made. Here’s the first card I made: Coloring books are back in a big way.  You […] Read more »

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 »