Easy Watercolor Background + Video

Hello Friends… I’m watercoloring today… the easy way with spray inks. The technique is easy and the results are stunning. It is the perfect background for Unity Stamp Company sentiment kits. Featured Stamp Set Every Single Day Assemble This! Video I’ve created a quick video tutorial on how this card was made. You can watch it below or on YouTube. The Project The Details I absolutely love the look of a watercolored background. What I love even more is using spray inks to get that look. You just spray on ink, add water and dry. Repeat the process as many times …

A Great Design for Last Minute Cards + Assemble This! Sketch no. 7

Hello Friends… I have a quick and easy card to create today using a fabulous Unity Stamp Company sentiment kit and Assemble This! Sketch no. 7. It is a great design to keep around in case you need to make a card last minute. Featured Stamp Set Botanical Background Good Things with Wings Assemble This! Video I’ve created a quick video tutorial on how this card was made. You can watch it below or on YouTube. The Project The Details Do you ever wait till the very last minute to make a card? I do. Lots. Sometimes I literally make …

Mother’s Day Card + Assemble This! Sketch no. 6

Happy Saturday… I’m back again with another fun card for Unity Stamp Company. I’m baseing my card on the sketch above and sharing some inspiration for Mother’s Day using two fabulous Unity sentiment kits. Featured Stamp Set Girl Truly Mama’s & Grandma’s The Project The Details I’m combining three of my favorite things for this card: gold embossing, Distress Oxide Ink blending and washi tape. What an amazing combo. I also made my little gift bag match my card by using the same stamp sets. What a great way to coordinate things. The bag was used with THIS METHOD. It’s …

A Shabby Chic Birthday Card + Assemble This! Sketch no. 5

Hello Friends… I’m back again sharing a project for Unity Stamp Company. Today’s card is based on the Assemble This! Sketch No. 5. Where we have a spray of images going from the top left and down to the bottom right. It can be anything you’d like it to be, but I decided to go with a floral design. Featured Stamp Set You Are Forever Beautiful Every Single Day Barn Wall Background Assemble This! Video I’ve created a quick video tutorial on how this card was made. You can watch it below or on YouTube. The Project The Details These …

Sharing a card idea for two cards using one layout PLUS a tutorial and quick video. The cake image is from the Blissful Birthday Unity Stamp Company stamp set. More inspiration on dahlhouse-designs.com. #cardmaking #cards #stamping #dahlhousedesigns #unitystampco #ideas #diy #howto #tutorial #video #handmadecards #diecutting #copics #ginak #blending

Two Cards from One Sketch + Video

Hello Friends… I thought I’d bring back a fun feature to the blog… sketches. I LOVE sketches. I’m very graphic and visual. I love a blueprint and will generally sketch out a card idea before I head into the craft room. You’ll find hundreds of sketches in my house. This is usually how I start my process and then I’ll pick my stamps, papers, and colors. It is a great starting point for me. I’m using the sketch above to create two different but similar cards. I’m also using all the same stamped images from some amazing Unity Stamp Company …