A Joyful Snowman

Hi Creative Friends,

I am jumping in with a NEW VIDEO – Yay! This one features the awesome snowman from the Joyful Snowman stamp and die set by Papertrey Ink. He is a blast to make and he is adorable. You can make him in so many color combinations and is great for festive holiday or winter tags too!


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Let It Snow

Hi Creative Friends,

We are sharing another card design created using one of the fabulous stamps and die sets from the new release by Papertrey Ink. This one features big, stately trees from the O Holy Night stamp and die set.  The awesome new holiday sentiments are from the Grand Christmas Sentiments sets.


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Serene Winter – watercoloring with stamps

Hi Creative Friends,

Penny Black has a new release filled with beautiful scenes and wintery elements, Here is a serene winter scene created by using a few new stamps, Woodsy and Quietude.

In one of my last blog posts, I shared a winter scene using the technique of water coloring using stamps and a few distress inks. I had a few requests to share how I created it so I have a video for you today.


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Little Bird in the Snow

Hi Creative Friends,

It has been a little while since I shared a video that I created for Papertrey Ink. But today I have a snowy delight featuring the lastest adorable little bird, Feathered Friends 15.

In the video, I also share how to create a sparkly, snowy background accompanied with the winter foliage from the new Sprigs and Sprays: Holiday stamp and die set.


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Home for The Holidays by Dana Kirby

Hi Everyone,

We are starting out this week with a bang. We are so happy to share an awesome project by Dana Kirby. Dana is featuring the new and popular Home for the Holidays stamp and die set by Concord & 9th. The die set creates adorable houses and helps you create a wonderful Home for the Holidays scene of your own.

Please take a minute and check out Dana’s steps in creating this beautiful card. Then don’t forget to pop over to her blog or Instagram account for oodles more!


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Winter Critters Going Postal

Hi Creative Friends,

I am sharing a winter scene where my little critters have gone postal (haha- in a good way)!  There are a few things I am a real sucker for. One is a beautiful door stamp, another is mailboxes. Call me crazy but these critters and mailbox by Purple Onion Designs are so cute and quite perfect!


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Winter Scenes With Brusho

Hi Crafty Friends,

I am sharing a new video today showing you how to create a dramatic background using one of my favorites, Brusho dry crystal watercolors. You, of course, can use any watercolors for this project but I am in love with Brusho’s intense colors.

To accompany the Brusho paints, I am also using the Into the Sky cling stamp set by Penny Black.


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Snowy Winter Magic Scene

HI there,

I am sharing another way to use the versatile Winter Magic kit. You may have seen Lisa Tilson’s rendition, which was awesome (if you missed it, click here). Here is another.

I used the charming cottages and other accessories to create a winter scene. You get to decide if you prefer a clear winter day where you want to go out and play in the snow or a blizzard-y day to stay inside with a cup of cocoa. What do you like best?


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