Rainbow Birthday Card with Alcohol Ink + Video

Hello Friends… I’m playing with alcohol inks again today. I can’t help but reach for them for backgrounds. I just love them. Today I’m trying them out on regular cardstock with some of my favorite Unity Stamp Company stamp sets. Featured Stamp Set Hugs, Kisses & Birthday Wishes Happy Birthday to You 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 Pretty cool, eh? I love that fabulous rainbow-like background and it was done on regular cardstock instead of Yupo paper. The biggest difference …

Assemble This! Card and Sketch no. 9 + Video

Hello My Friends… Time for a new sketch don’t you think? Today I’m playing with some of my Paper Smooches stash. I don’t bring them out enough. They are my second love and I plan to use them more this year. You really shouldn’t ignore your stash of supplies, right? I have a brand new Assemble This! Sketch for this week too. Hope it inspires you. Keep it in your files for future use or use it now. I love this layout. Pretty sure I’ll be using it over and over again. Assemble This! Video I’ve created a quick video …

Coloring Skin & Hair with Copics + Video

Happy Saturday! I’m sharing this pretty little card using the brand new Unity Stamp Company sentiment kit for August 2019. Lots of Copic coloring going on and I’ll share my techniques on how I color skin & hair. Featured Stamp Set Patience with Yourself 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’ve been coloring with Copic markers for easily 5+ years. I can’t remember the first time I purchased a marker. But once I started using them, I never looked back. They …

Alcohol Inks and Foil for Cards + Video

Hello Friends… It is Sentiment Saturday time. I’m excited to be sharing projects using the Unity Stamp Company sentiment kits. Today, it’s all about creating some pretty amazing backgrounds using alcohol inks and foil. Featured Stamp Set Say It Big 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 Alcohol ink… this beauty is making a comeback. I will admit, it took me a bit of time to jump back on this bandwagon. Once I took that leap and added the supplies …

Sending Cards of Encouragement and Support

Hello my Friends… I’m excited to combine a few Sentiment kits from Unity Stamp Company today. This card set contains two supportive cards and one birthday card. I just wanted to share how versatile and easy they are to mix and match to create the perfect card you need. Don’t Give Up and Feelings Matter are very close to my heart. When you don’t know the right words or what to do when your friend or loved one is struggling, I feel these images and sentiments are a start. You can send encouragement and support all wrapped up in paper and …