Hi Friends! I hope you had a nice weekend! This morning it occurred to me that I hadn't shared a card I made during my Serene Stampers Team "Mystery Stamping Hour". We held our Mystery Stamping Hour during "World Card Making Day", earlier this month … [Read more...] about “Tag Buffet” Card Tutorial with “Sailing Home” Alternative!
Hi Friends! I recently made this card for a friend and it features the soon-to-be-retired "Enjoy Life" stamp set. I used my sponge brayers and ink pads to create the background. The three birds on the sun are from the "Sailing Home" set. In truth, I … [Read more...] about “Enjoy Life” Brayered Card
Hi Friends! Today I'm sharing a very easy card layout, but it's one of my favourites. When I need to make a card in a hurry, or if I need to make a lot of cards in one swoop, I always seem to go to this layout. No matter what colours and stamps used, … [Read more...] about Quick & Easy Card Layout!
Hi Friends! Last weekend I played another round of "Mystery Stamping Hour" with my team - we always have so much fun! It's so nice to spend time together - even virtually, via Facebook - and stamp together too. To play, I post a graphic in our … [Read more...] about Fun Fold Card with “Sailing Home” | Mystery Stamping Hour
Hi Friends! I'm excited to share another technique with you today! It's called the "Whitewash Technique" and not only is it easy to do, but it's also packed with a big "WOW" factor too! Using dark coloured card stock, you simply heat emboss … [Read more...] about Whitewash Technique ~ VIDEO
Hi Friends! Are you ready to try a FUN and BEAUTIFUL technique today? Grab your Frost White Shimmer Mist Paint (Champagne will also work), some plastic wrap, Whisper White card stock and some ink and sponges and you're all set! Now you've got … [Read more...] about Faux Mother of Pearl Technique | VIDEO
I am really having FUN lately, resurrecting older techniques! Today, it's the "Chalkboard Technique". A few years back, this technique was all the rage - it seemed everyone was doing it! Here's a card I came across earlier today, that I made … [Read more...] about Quick and Easy “Chalkboard Technique” VIDEO
Hi Friends! Happy Monday to you! I hope you had a nice weekend. We had a bit of a snowstorm yesterday. I would say we got about a foot of snow and lots of wind. Our power tends to go out a lot during storms but we're prepared with our generator and … [Read more...] about “Parisian Beauty” Card Tutorial
Sympathy cards are always so sad to make, but they sure are packed with a lot of love when you make them. This card is for a friend who's wife just passed away. I used both the "Sailing Home" and "High Tide" stamp sets for this card and … [Read more...] about Sailing Home / High Tide Sympathy Card
Hi Friends! I've got another neat technique to share with you, featuring embossing powders. For today's cards, I've layered different colours of metallic embossing powders to create unique and pretty backgrounds. Here's my video tutorial for … [Read more...] about Multi-Layer Embossing Technique – VIDEO