Category Archives: Paper Punch Art

Handmade Birthday Card Idea Using Beautiful You

By | January 17, 2017

Handmade Birthday Card Idea For Niece This handmade birthday card idea started out as a challenge to my team to see what other designs we could come up with using the basic sketch of a thank you card in the 2017 Occasions Catalog on Page 34 (the one with the strawberries).  This is what I came up with. The… Read More »

Paper Punch Art Christmas Card Idea

By | October 26, 2016

Paper Punch Art Christmas Card Idea Using Paper Scraps. Don’t throw away those paper scraps, instead come up with some handmade card ideas using paper punch art!  It’s a great way to use up all those leftovers, especially your designer paper scraps. I pulled out my Big Shot and the Layering Circles Framelits to cut out circles from a few patterns included in… Read More »

Use Your Paper Scraps More

By | December 5, 2015

If you’re like me, you need to use your paper scraps more.  I do keep most of my scraps — if it’s large enough to put a greeting on or mount a greeting on I definitely keep it.  If it’s a strip of designer paper or a strip of colored card stock I often will keep it… you… Read More »

New Weekly Deals on Holiday Catalog Items!

By | November 10, 2015

They’ve just announced the new Weekly Deals, and there’s some Holiday Catalog items in the mix! Maybe you were thinking about picking up the Festive Flower Builder Punch.  Well, now you can get it at a discount!  But these deals only last one week, so don’t dilly-dally! Watch the video below on how to use the Festive Flower… Read More »

Etch a Sketch Handmade Card Design

By | January 16, 2015

I wish I could take credit for this darling Etch a Sketch handmade card design, but I can’t as I borrowed it from others I’ve seen.  This particular one was inspired by fellow demo Linda Creech, I just changed out the greetings on it. You can quickly create a birthday card just like it with the new stamp… Read More »

Create Funny Valentine Cards

By | January 13, 2015

Add a cute bow tie and create whimsical and funny Valentine cards. This super easy and adorable punch art bow was created using the new Bow Builder Punch and the Stacked With Love Designer Paper Stack, both found in the new Occasions Catalog. The two stamp images were stamped in Real Red and came from the Hello Life… Read More »

Create a Birthday Card: The Wild West

By | December 10, 2014

I admit, when I came up with this week’s sketch challenge at i Love Card Sketches, I was a little worried that I wouldn’t be able to come up with a card I liked. Then I remembered a card I’d designed in my head a few months ago.  And believe it or not,  I managed to create a… Read More »

Homemade Thank You Cards and new Card Sketches Blog

By | November 5, 2014

Today marks the beginning of a new card sketches blog called i Love CARD SKETCHES, which I’m excited to design for.  Here’s my take on the first sketch, which really was a simple one to work with. It seems I  never have enough homemade thank you cards, so I used the sketch as a starting point to make… Read More »

Flower Birthday Cards: Flower Patch

By | September 30, 2014

The Flower Patch Bundle is a great starting point to create these flower birthday cards. Pulling a pattern from the All Abloom Designer Paper Stack, I used the Flower Fair Framelits and Petite Petals Punch to cut the different parts to shape the punchart flowers, and the Elegant Butterfly Punch and Beautiful Wings Embosslits to form the paper… Read More »

Adventure Bound Card

By | September 3, 2014

Okay, not to toot my own horn, but seriously, how CUTE is this Adventure Bound card?!?  I just love how it came out. I had so much fun creating the look of an old worn and weathered wooden boat with paper punch art, complete with a vintage-looking porthole.  Wouldn’t this make a great graduation card, retirement card, or… Read More »

Happy Halloween Cards

By | August 24, 2014

Happy Halloween cards are easy to make with the Holiday Home stamp set (135025) and coordinating Homemade Holiday Framelits Dies (135857) from Stampin’ Up! These are just some of the fun new products you’ll find in the Holiday Catalog, which you can start ordering from on August 28th, just a few days away.  You can pick them up… Read More »

Easy Birthday Card

By | March 13, 2014

This little guy is going to a party!  Make this easy birthday card using the Two Step Owl Punch and patterned paper from the Birthday Basics Designer Paper collection. Because all the pieces are ready for you to assemble from the owl punch, you’ll have this card done and ready to go quicker than running to the local… Read More »

Homemade Easter Cards Using the Two Step Owl Punch

By | March 6, 2014

Isn’t this little chick just the sweetest thing? You can easily make homemade Easter cards with the Two Step Owl Punch.  This darling paper punch art peep was created using Daffodil Delight, Pumpkin Pie, and Whisper White card stock, with some Basic Black for those adorable eyes.  I gave him a little bit of a “lift” with some… Read More »

Make St. Patrick’s Day Greeting Cards With The Two Step Owl Punch

By | March 5, 2014

Continuing with what I believe to be the most versatile of all the Stampin’ Up! punches, how about using the Two Step Owl Punch to make St. Patrick’s Day greeting cards?  Dress him up in green for good luck and send him on his way! This card is for my son (who saves all of my homemade greeting… Read More »