Category Archives: Rubber Stamping Tips

Join My Mailing List For Free Card Making Tutorials and More!

By | April 10, 2017

Why You Should Join My Mailing List There are many reasons to join my mailing list. Here are just a few: You’ll receive my craft newsletter, and it’s absolutely FREE! You’ll receive craft and card tutorials that are exclusive to subscribers only. You’ll receive card making tips and tricks for using your rubber stamps and accessories. You’ll find… Read More »

Inspirational Handmade Card Idea and Video Tutorial

By | January 10, 2017

Inspirational Handmade Card Idea Today’s inspirational handmade card idea features the Lift Me Up Bundle which you can find on Page 10 of the new 2017 Occasions Catalog.  I really appreciate the sentiments in this set… and of course, who doesn’t love balloons? Have you ever been to the hot air balloon festival they have every year in New… Read More »

Let Your Hair Down and Create a Birthday Card

By | April 16, 2015

It’s easy to create a birthday card with just a few shapes, some designer paper, and an awesome birthday card greeting. Here I combined a couple of the bold and graphic patterns included in the Sweet Taffy Designer Paper collection with a greeting from Let Your Hair Down.   The vibrant colors and blend of jazzy shapes gives this… Read More »

Be Sure to Join My FREE Craft Newsletter List

By | January 24, 2015

I plan on unveiling a new program next month, and you’ll want to be sure to join my FREE craft newsletter list.   Why?  Because there will be a special, exclusive offering only to my newsletter readers! What are some other benefits of joining my FREE list? Exclusive card making tutorials Rubber stamping DIY tips and tricks Traditional and… Read More »

Clean and Simple Cards – Mother’s Love

By | December 28, 2014

Using just one layer is an easy way to make clean and simple cards. I masked off the lower part with some Post-It notes and sponged on some green ink (Pistachio Pudding and Pear Pizzaz) and then added a subtle amount of Soft Sky blue for the sky before stamping the images in Wild Wasabi, Melon Mambo, and… Read More »

DIY Birthday Cards

By | July 14, 2014

It doesn’t have to take a lot of money to make beautiful DIY birthday cards.  This handmade card idea cost less than 75 cents in consumable supplies to make, and that’s including sales tax at 9.5%.  Awesome! I love the delicate look of the Lovely Lace Textured Impressions Embossing Folder.  I brayered some Marina Mist ink inside the… Read More »

Join My Mailing List

By | May 25, 2013

What are some benefits of joining my FREE list? Exclusive subscriber-only offers Exclusive subscriber-only contests Card making tutorials Rubber stamping tips Scrapbooking page ideas Other ideas using rubber stamps Optional free membership to the Stamp4Joy Birthday Club And much more! Sign up today!

Examples of Handmade Cards: Scribbling

By | May 9, 2013

I don’t know if this card making technique has an official name; I just call it scribbling.  You can’t find an easier or quicker rubber stamp technique than scribbling… even doodling isn’t as fast.  🙂 PAPER CRAFT SUPPLIES Stamps:  Feel Goods (w-129681/c-129684) Card Stock:  Whisper White, 5-1/4″ x 4″ (100730); Pacific Point, 5-1/2″ x 8-1/2″ Stampin’ Up! Ink… Read More »

Join My FREE Mailing List

By | April 27, 2013

What are some benefits of joining my FREE list? Exclusive subscriber-only offers Exclusive subscriber-only contests Card making ideas Craft tutorials Rubber stamping tips Scrapbooking page ideas Optional free membership to the Stamp4Joy Birthday Club And much more! My newsletter will be going out next week. Sign up today!

Free Craft Tutorials

By | April 11, 2013

My newsletter subscribers receive free craft tutorials every month!  These tutorials are never featured on my blog, they’re exclusive to my subscribers! What are some other benefits of joining my FREE list? Exclusive offers only for subscribers Exclusive subscriber-only contests Rubber stamping tips Scrapbooking page ideas Optional free membership to the Stamp4Joy Birthday Club And much more! I… Read More »

April Cardmaking Techniques Boutique

By | March 30, 2013

There’s only a couple more days to sign up for next quarter’s Card Making Techniques Boutique at the special early bird price… on Monday the prices go up. Here’s one of our projects for April.  It features one of the gorgeous patterns from the This and That Epic Day Designer Paper collection.  This new set of patterned paper… Read More »

Thinking of You Cards

By | March 29, 2013

Don’t you love to receive thinking of you cards in the mail?  Well, guess what?  Your friends and family love it, too!  It’s so nice to be reminded how important and special we are, and receiving a homemade card for no apparent reason at all does just that. I used one of the patterns from the bright and… Read More »

Making Friendship Greeting Cards

By | March 18, 2013

Dig into your scraps and you’ll find yourself making friendship greeting cards in a snap, with a minimum amount of paper craft supplies! This simple card uses half of an 8-1/2 x 11″ piece of card stock folded in half, and then some fairly small pieces of designer paper mounted on a base of black card stock cut… Read More »