The Cat That Got Away With The Fish by Rosali

Hi Crafty Friends,

We are back with another terrific card design by Rosali of I Love Stamping or (Instagram: ilovestamping). She has created the CUTEST card – we love her humor of the cat nabbing the fish. It is just too cute! Below are a few notes on how she did it so you can create your own.

If you want to see more great ideas, pop over to I Love Stamping on Instagram or her blog.

Continue reading “The Cat That Got Away With The Fish by Rosali”

Share

Add Pizzaz To Your Clean and Simple Card Design

Hi Crafty Friends,

I am back with a few techniques to add to your bag of tricks that add pizzaz to your card designs. To start, I am using one of my very favorite stamp sets, Bloominous by The Stamp Market. This stamp set is so versatile and creates clean, simple and modern looks to your designs.

Check out the video for all the ins and outs.

Continue reading “Add Pizzaz To Your Clean and Simple Card Design”

Share

Lawn Fawn’s Lighthouse Leads The Way by Rosali

Hi there,

Rosali of I Love Stamping (instagram: ilovestamping) is back with us today (YAY!) and she is sharing a cutie card design. It features a few of Lawn Fawn’s newest. Take a look at how she simply creates a beam of light to help the boats find their way and have smooth sailing.

Continue reading “Lawn Fawn’s Lighthouse Leads The Way by Rosali”

Share

A Watercolored Rose with Thinking of You Note

Hi Crafty Friends,

I love roses and I think this “Painted Rose” by Concord & 9th is one of the prettiest ones available. It is very versatile too. You can keep it a single rose or you can accompany it with other flowers for a bouquet.

For this card design, I decided to add a second flower called Hydrangea from Penny Black and the “Just A Note” die, also from Penny Black was used for the sentiment.

Continue reading “A Watercolored Rose with Thinking of You Note”

Share

An Adorable Baby Card Design Starring Carmel by Rosali

HI Crafty Friends,

Rosali of I Love Stamping is back with an adorable baby card featuring Purple Onion Designs. As you know, Rosali is the queen of cuteness and Purple Onion Designs (with a Stacey Yacula illustration) is here to help out with another sweet and cuddly critter, Carmel.

This card comes together in a snap but is oh, so cute!

Continue reading “An Adorable Baby Card Design Starring Carmel by Rosali”

Share

This Little Bear is flying by to say “Happy Birthday”

Hi Everyone,

Here is another card design showing off the T-bird stamp, a cute little bear flying a plane with a birthday banner trailing behind to help you get acquainted with Purple Onion Designs. This card was created for a small four-year-old but really, it is sweet for any age.

You probably know that Stacey Yacula from Purple Onion Designs creates the most adorable little creatures and scenes. This is just one reason why we are so excited to have Purple Onion join our illustrious list of stamp and die creators. They are a perfect compliment to the other critters available in our shop.

Continue reading “This Little Bear is flying by to say “Happy Birthday””

Share

Wooley the lamb at the Fair by Rosali

Hi Crafty Friends,

Hooray! We have exciting news! We have added a ton of stamps by Stacey Yacula ad Purple Onion Designs and who better to help us introduce them to you then Rosali of I Love Stamping blog and Instagram: @ilovestamping.

Rosali creates the most adorable card designs. Here she has made an AWESOME card with the new Sunny Meadow Fair collection. Take a look!

Continue reading “Wooley the lamb at the Fair by Rosali”

Share

Playing With Shapes… To Create Abstract “Man” Card Design – VIDEO

Hi there,

Are you like me and always scrambling to come up with a masculine card for your favorite male human? I have two male birthdays and two Father’s Day cards for the month of June and it just about does me in. So… I had to find something that can be different every time, easy to make and use only a few supplies. The answer? Geometric shapes and embossing powders.

 

Continue reading “Playing With Shapes… To Create Abstract “Man” Card Design – VIDEO”

Share

Beat The Heat with these Cool Treats

Hi Crafty Friends,

Are you sweltering in the heat? We are here on the West Coast – whew, its hot!  But I think I have found a way to beat the heat, at least in my mind.  These frosty popsicles made from the Cool Treats turnabout stamp and matching dies from Concord & 9th are just what I need to trick my mind into thinking I am cool as a cucumber!

Continue reading “Beat The Heat with these Cool Treats”

Share

Fine Line Florals with Alcohol Ink Backgrounds

Hi there,

I am back one more time using the Concord & 9th Fine Line Florals stamp and die set. It is such a beautiful flower that I can’t seem to let it alone.

This time I am only using the big blossom and leaf, plus the matching dies and teaming them up with an alcohol ink background. In case you haven’t noticed, I am obsessed with the bright and bold look the alcohol inks give you.

Continue reading “Fine Line Florals with Alcohol Ink Backgrounds”

Share