Cool Treats Supply List I used Stampin’ Up! products from my craft stash to create this cool treats inspired card: Pool party ink Whisper white card stock Watermelon wonder ink Pear pizazz ink Big Shot with cutting pads Cool Treats thinlits dies Silver foil card stock Cool Treats designer series paper Fast fuse adhesive Glue […]

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Birthdays, Cards, Craft Challenge, Stampin' Up!, Summer

Love Sprinkles? You’ll Love This Happiest Birthday Card!

With Fall fast approaching I felt inspired to create some cards that could be versatile. The colours in the Eastern Palace Suite are totally on trend, and work for Summer, Fall, Winter and even Spring, it’s all in how you combine them together and what you accent them with. The card trio I created accents […]

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Cards, Craft Challenge, Stampin' Up!

How to Make an Eastern Inspired Card Trio

Cool treats are a great theme for summertime inspired creations! Popsicles, ice cream, frozen delights…..who wouldn’t want to receive a card or gift inspired by these tasty treats?! This month’s Craft Challenge tutorial features ice cream…lots of ice cream. Get ready to create frosty cards that warm your heart…..and the heart of whomever you’re going […]

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Cards, Craft Challenge, Stampin' Up!

How to Make a Cool Treats Card You Can be Proud Of

This month’s Craft Challenge post is dedicated to creating DIY signs! I am in full swing of creating event and wedding decor, and it has me inspired to showcase how easy it is to create a sign for just about any occasion or use you can think of! There are many different ways to create […]

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Craft Challenge, Cricut, Home Decor, Wedding

How to Make DIY Signs for Just About Anything

Watercolor Birthday Cards Without Watercolor Tools Watercoloring is a very popular style and technique right now! I thought I’d use this trend in this month’s Craft Challenge stash busting post to show you a couple of different ways to achieve a watercolor look without having to use watercolor paints, pencils and brushes. Now, you’re probably […]

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Birthdays, Cards, Craft Challenge, Stampin' Up!, Watercolour

How to Create a Watercolor Birthday Card

Workshop Theme of the Month: Valentine Love Greeting Cards February is love month, so it’s no surprise that the workshops I ran this month had a theme by request of my class attendees. They wanted to know how to make valentine love greeting cards for work, family, and friends. So, I came up with a […]

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Cards, Craft Challenge, Love, Stampin' Up!

How to Create Valentine Love Greeting Cards

It’s January 30th and you know what that means!! It’s the first official blog post for the 2017 Craft Challenge – Hooray! I called this tutorial ‘weathering the storm together’, because it uses the Weather Together stamp set from Stampin‘ Up! One of the phrases in the set includes the sentiment, ‘we’ll weather this together’, […]

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Cards, Craft Challenge, Stampin' Up!, Sympathy

How I Used Weather Together for the Craft Challenge Kick Off

What is the Craft Challenge Anyway? The Craft Challenge was started by Emily over at A Pop of Red as a way to bust her stash of crafting supplies. Organized as a blog hop, the challenge helps craft bloggers to use items from their craft stash to create new things. The added challenge is that […]

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Craft Challenge

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