Welcome to Alphacrafts. I’m an Independent Stampin’ Up! demonstrator and carry the full range of Stampin’ Up! products and card making supplies which you can easily browse through by exploring my online shop.
Have fun, be creative and let your imagination run wild. If you need assistance with anything feel free to contact me. Also make sure to check out my blog which features lots of tips and tricks you can do to enhance your card making skills, as well as suggestions on how to make the most of Stampin’ Up! products.
Let’s try DIY washi using the Feels Like Home stamp set. This is a fun paper craft project that uses the smaller stamps in the set. What is washi? It’s tape that’s decorated or printed with designs, made out of masking tape. They are purely decorative and used in bullet journals, scrapbook pages, card making, […]
I’m making Ex Libris bookplates using the To The Moon stamp set. In my previous post, I made a card using the same stamp set. This time my goal is to use this stamp set in another practical but fun project – Ex Libris bookplates. Ex Libris means ‘from the library of”. If you’ve been […]
Today we’re using the To The Moon stamp set to make a card. I enjoy looking at the night sky and make it a habit to check out the moon and it’s many phases. So naturally, I’m over the moon with this set…pun intended. Lately, I’ve been making cards that can be taken apart and […]
The Plentiful Plants stamp set is so much fun to use. More and more people are spending time outdoors cultivating the garden so naturally we see this influence in paper crafting too. I have to admit that it’s a hit or miss for me when it comes to keeping plants alive. Luckily, when I stamp […]
This card in a plant box is a simpler version of a flower pot card. I love it when the receiver can take the card apart and reuse it in other ways. For instance, the plant box can be repurposed as a small folder. The plant box is a small folder closed at the bottom […]
Faux postage stamps are fun and easy to make with the Stitched So Sweetly Dies. Combined with Designer Series Papers and stamp sets, faux postage stamps are a fun addition to your cards or scrapbook pages. I used the 3 smallest dies from the set to create my postage stamps. You can go bigger if […]
The colour wheel is a valuable tool that you can use for card making. Have you ever tried making one with the ink pads that you own? The simplest way is to do a pie chart divided into 6 segments. The 6 segments will house your primary and secondary colours. Your primary colours are red […]
Slimline mosaic technique is my version of the slimline cards that are popping up everywhere. But first, let’s get the card base sorted. Use a piece of standard size card base (A4 cut in half). Instead of scoring (folding) at 4-1/4 inch, score your card base at a little under the 3 inch mark. You […]
Paper Weaving is something you should consider when have accumulated a lot of beautiful scraps of paper. Give them a new lease on life by weaving. Let’s begin. First, choose papers that you like. It’s best to use double-sided paper so that you don’t have to think hard in terms of colour coordination. You will […]
There are many ways that you can use gold foil in your card making and one of them is by punching them out into shapes. For our last card in the Christmas card series, we’ll be using circles. A brand new year is here so let’s bling it up! Before anything else, I’d like to […]