Fancy Fold · Forever Fern · Pop-up Card

Pop Up Slider Fancy Fold Card with Forever Fern

Today's card looks like a normal card from the outside, but the recipient is in for a big surprise when they open it. Closed card ... The surprise when open .... The inside panel slides up as the card is opened.Supplies:Stamp Set: Forever FernCardstock: Pretty Peacock, Basic White, Forever Greenery DSPInk: Magenta Madness, Just JadeAccessories:… Continue reading Pop Up Slider Fancy Fold Card with Forever Fern

Birthdays · Café Builder Framelits · Charming Café · Fancy Fold · Let the Good Times Roll · Pop-up Card · Thrill Ride Pop-Up Thinlits

Charming Café – Bundle and VIDEO

On page 25 of the Occasions Catalogue, there is a delightful stamp set with co-ordinating dies which will instantly remind you of a cafe in Paris. Charming Café is the bundle. There are 7 rubber stamps (Charming Café stamp set) and 9 dies (Café Builder Framelits) in the bundle with which you can create many different… Continue reading Charming Café – Bundle and VIDEO

Birthdays · Fancy Fold · Let the Good Times Roll · Pop-up Card · Thrill Ride Pop-Up Thinlits

Let the Good Times Roll

Yes, you read correctly! Who doesn't love a roller coaster ride? (Well, me actually - they terrify me, but I love the idea of them.) Let the Good Times Roll is a new bundle in the just released Occasions Catalogue. There are  14 photopolymer stamps (Let the Good Times Roll stamp set) and 11 dies… Continue reading Let the Good Times Roll

Birthdays · Circles Framelits · Fancy Fold · Pop-up Card · Sponging · Stars Framelits · Watercolor Background Smooch · Watercolouring

Number of Years Watercolor Background Smooch Planets

Earlier this week, I showed you how to create a watercolour background smooch. I used the technique for classes last week, and this is what a couple of the attendees created. Tips: The card is a pop-up and the above image is the inside looking down. The nebula was sponged on black cardstock, and the… Continue reading Number of Years Watercolor Background Smooch Planets

Challenges · Christmas · Christmas Pines · Clean and Simple · Fancy Fold · Pop-up Card · Stitched Shapes Framelits · The Artful Stampers Challenge

Artful Stampers Team Challenge Emerald Dijon

This week, we have a theme for the Artful Stampers Team Challenge Blog Hop. There are a few pop-up dies available now, but I thought I would go with a handmade one. The outside of the card is deliberately clean and simple, so that the recipient will be surprised when opening it. Tips: Christmas Pines… Continue reading Artful Stampers Team Challenge Emerald Dijon

Dry Embossing · Fancy Fold · Little Leaves Sizzlits · Owl Builder Punch · Perfectly Penned · Pop-up Card · Woodgrain · Woodgrain TIEF

The Owl and the Tissue Box

Today, I have a cute little project that I made with Julia Leece on Crafters Anonymous last week. Thanks Julia for some great inspiration. I used Midnight Muse for the base and owl body and eyes, Gumball Green for the leaves, Print Poetry DSP Stack for the owl, and Very Vanilla for the background and… Continue reading The Owl and the Tissue Box