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Butterfly Brilliance Inspiration

We used the Butterfly Brilliance stamp set on our November Stamp Club and everyone loved it. Stamp Club is a monthly creative catch-up where attendees receive a stamp set and materials for projects that I prepared for us to assemble. Each month is different so if a curated stamp set collection is something that interests […]

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Tidings and Trimmings Inspiration

Here’s a Tidings and Trimmings stamp set inspiration. Let’s stamp outside the box and make cute tags for Christmas. It’s a fun and easy project that everyone can do. Here’s how: Transfer ink to a clear-mount block and stamp it on a piece of Basic White cardstock to create a box. Stamp any of the […]

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Delicate Dahlias

Delicate Dahlias is perfect for making DIY washi tape. This stamp set is a Sale-a-bration freebie available until the end of September. We’ll be using the small flowers found in the stamp set for our project. In one of my posts, we made DIY washi and then used it to make a stunning card. For […]

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To The Moon Card Inspiration

Today we’re using the To The Moon stamp set to make a card. I wanted to make a reusable card for this project. Every piece that goes in this card can be taken apart and re-purposed. When you watch the video tutorial you will notice that I didn’t use any adhesive. It’s a great technique […]

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Plentiful Plants Card Inspiration

The Plentiful Plants stamp set will delight any plant lover. Today we’re taking inspiration from a favourite pastime – growing plants. I have to admit that it’s a hit or miss for me when it comes to keeping plants alive. Luckily, when I stamp them on paper, they don’t die. When I first saw this […]

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Card Folder Technique

Card Folder Technique is something I came up with because I wanted to make 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, this can be repurposed as a cute folder. And here’s how it looks like […]

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Slimline Cards

Let’s make slimline cards. Here’s how: Let’s get the card base sorted. Use a piece of standard size card base (A4 cut in half). You need your card base in a horizontal orientation. Score your card base at a little under the 3 inch mark. You will end up with a slimline card base that’s […]

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How To Cut Card Stock

Here’s a quick guide on how to cut card stock. Card stock is your basic paper in card making. It is usually available in 2 sizes – A4 and 12×12 (inches). You will need a Paper Trimmer for this so I suggest you invest in a good one. Make sure that your blade is sharp […]

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Bokeh Simple Technique

Bokeh is a photography term, Japanese for blur. The blur forces the eye to focus on the subject. In cardmaking, Bokeh produces a great background. I love how it can be achieved easily by playing with inks and sponge daubers. Here’s how: Using a sponge dauber, blend and layer about 2-3 colours on white card […]

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String Art Technique

String art technique is easy and lots of fun. Most likely, you already have all the materials. Not only is this technique so much fun, it’s also easy to teach it to your kids and your crafty friends. It’s a great excuse to get together for a crafty afternoon with your besties. You will need: […]

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White Embossing Technique

White embossing technique adds a special shine and gloss to your cards. Have you done heat embossing before? This is a fun technique using powders and a heat tool. You will also need Versamark (a transparent sticky ink) How to emboss in white: Prepare your card stock by rubbing it with an anti-static tool called […]

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Clean and Simple Card Technique

Clean and simple card technique is my favourite and I use it all the time. Sometimes, less is more but it doesn’t have to be boring. Perhaps stick to one stamp set and find the perfect layout for it. Take for example my cards above. I used the stamp set Lovely Inside and Out and […]

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Seaside Shore Cards

The Seaside Shore stamp set has playful images for card making. Let’s make a hello card to reconnect with a friend. It can also be used as a birthday card. Here’s how: Cut-to-size a Designer Series Paper (DSP) and attach it to a Basic White card front. Die cut 2 circles and stamp the fish. […]

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Celebrate You Cards

The Celebrate You stamp set is big. The thing is, I love big stamps (and I cannot lie). Did you just sing that in your head? Are you a fan of big stamps too? They can stand on their own and instantly make your cards look gorgeous. The cards I made were super easy. I […]

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Sweet Cupcake Technique

Let’s use the Sweet Cupcake stamp set for a fun technique. Aren’t cupcakes the sweetest when used in birthday cards? This stamp set layers the icing and cups beautifully. Try layering them in monotones, like how I’ve done with my cards. I love that the stamps are photopolymer for see-through stamping. It has coordinating dies […]