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

This week I decided to create a card for the TGIF Sketch Challenge (#TGIFC120) and went with a Christmas theme. I’m starting to work on holiday designs, so this week seemed like a great time to come up with something festive. Rustic Deck the Halls Christmas Card I altered the TGIF Challenge sketch a touch […]

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Cards, Christmas, Featured, Stampin' Up!, Winter

Rustic Deck the Halls Card

I love summertime and everything that it brings with it! Popsicles, ice cream, being in the backyard soaking up the sun, going on road trips, you name it! This month’s Craft Challenge blog post is all about using cool treats to make a trifold gift card holder – perfect for upcoming birthdays or special occasions! […]

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Cards, Gifts and Treats, Stampin' Up!, Summer, Thank you

How to Create a Sweet Trifold Gift Card Holder

Summertime is perfect for bright, colourful imagery! It’s also a time for parties, gifts and treats. So, I decided to create a tutorial for quick and easy treat bags featuring cool treats. Take a peek at these cuties: Popsicle Treat Bags Supply List I used Stampin’ Up! products from my craft stash to create this […]

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Birthdays, Gifts and Treats, Stampin' Up!, Summer, Thank you

DIY Popsicle Treat Bags You’ll Drool Over

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

What are the Different Types of Stamps? There are three different types of stamps that Stampin’ Up! makes. They’re the most common types that you can use to create stamping related projects. The three types are wood mount, clear mount and photopolymer. All three stamp styles that Stampin’ Up! offers are made from superior materials in […]

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Featured, Stampin' Up!

What’s the difference between different types of stamps?

Creating a Winter Scene for Sketch Challenge #GDP062 A sketch challenge is a cool way to stretch the imagination. It’s also great to create something new with a basic layout already in mind. I try to come up with different ideas for how I can accommodate the challenge while being true to what I like […]

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Cards, Christmas, Stampin' Up!, Winter

All About Sketching a Winter Scene for #GDP062

Special Packaging for November’s Paper Pumpkin Kit I get super excited about my craft kit of the month. And by now everyone has heard my excitement over and over again. This month’s kit is super worth it – I can tell! Why? Well, because it has special packaging and a cool name! LOL The November […]

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Christmas, Paper Pumpkin, Stampin' Up!, Winter

November 2016 Paper Pumpkin Is On The Way!

Inspired by Colour Oh, how I love to be inspired by colour! This week’s TGIF Challenge (#TGIFC80) is a colour challenge where you use Rich Razzleberry, Delightful Dijon and Mint Macaroon together with some white or black to create something that inspires you. I use Rich Razzleberry and Mint Macaroon quite often, but Delightful Dijon’s […]

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Birthdays, Cards, Stampin' Up!

#TGIFC80 Inspired by Colour: Razzleberry, Dijon and Mint

How I’m Inspired By Stampin’ Dolce I have been thinking about what inspires me a lot lately, and trying to find the motivation to create new things while being super busy with a full-time job, a family, graduate school studies (Master of Arts in Communications and Technology), and a part-time gig freelancing creative projects and running […]

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Cards, Christmas, Stampin' Up!, Summer

Inspired by Stampin’ Dolce #TGIFC79

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