Get ready for a splash of fun and fabulousness with the upcoming MFT Stamps May release! It has me creating up a storm (tropical of course) and dreaming up sweet sweet summertime. Today I’m excited about jumping in at Day Four of the release countdown with some awesome new sets that I’ve mixed and matched for a fun and watery card. Seriously! Which should I
Ready for a bouquet of spring? I’m loving all the spring flowers that are suddenly bursting into life. Each day there is something fresh and new and I love the beautiful greens and buds and promise of more to come. I can’t wait to bring in a handful and place theme in a mason jar on my kitchen table. In the meantime though, I have
I love adding texture to my paper craft creations and one of my very favorite ways to do that is with felt. Felt is warm and wonderful, comes in so many different hues and is so soft and dimensional. It’s also the perfect fabric for die-cutting as it doesn’t fray! Today I’m excited to be sharing these designs with you here and also at
Need some quick and creative ways to create a card design? The Blueprints Die-namics sets from MFT Stamps make it oh so easy! I’m a huge Blueprints Die-namics fan and often mix and match them together to create my own sketch designs. Each month the MFT Stamps DT has a fun challenge featuring these special dies and I’m always up for participating. Each month the
Have you ever wanted to create your own watercolor card but just aren’t sure where to start? I know it can be difficult to work up the courage to draw a scene starting from scratch! I recently came across a cool line of stamps from Art Impressions, a US stamping company that takes most of the hard work out of the process for you! These
It’s time for a little sweetness! How sweet are these darling little birdies from MFT Stamps?! They are from the new Tweet Wishes stamp set and Tweet Wishes Die-namics and I’ve worked them into a fun sketch and crazy pattern mix for a whimsical spring design. If you love to create from sketches, be sure to check out this week’s MFT Stamps sketch, #MFTWSC329. Today’s
I love creating from sketches whether I’m scrapbooking or card making. It’s always an amazing place to start! One of my favorite sources for crafting sketches has been Page Maps for years. I’m not even sure how long! Eons!!! I was so excited when Page Maps started producing card sketches and then when Becky Fleck and Page Maps joined up with Scrapbook & Cards Today
Sometimes you need a card but you just can’t quite find the words to say. Sometimes there just are no words that will sound anything but trite. I love this sentiment from the MFT Stamps With Sympathy stamp set. It’s perfect for those times when you really don’t have the words to make it better. Sometimes though, it’s just enough to show that you care.