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Stepping up your card making

Hey there everyone! Kristie Larsen here to share with you a few tips I like to use to help step up my own card making. Here is what I used for this project: My Favorite Things Bokeh Builder stamp set. Avery Elle Many Thanks stamp set Hero Arts Unicorn White…

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Watercolor Emboss Resist

Hello there and welcome! This week I wanted to share with you a Watercolor Emboss Resist Technique. Watercolor has been everywhere, and maybe it’s getting old to some people, but not to me! I love it so much. There are so many ways you can use water-colour on a card….

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Gelato Stamped Background

Hi crafting friends! Leah with you today and I have a tutorial to share with you on how to create a Gelato stamped background. One of my favorite things to do is create my own custom backgrounds using stamps. If you really love a pattern you make you never have…

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{Tutorial} Creating the perfect Bow-every time!

Shelly here with a bow-tying tutorial. I love using ribbons and bows on my cards and layouts so the day I learned this bow making trick it changed my bow making life forever. It was dramatic for me to see perfect bows every time once I learned (and practiced) this…

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{Tutorial} Glimmer Mist vellum, silk,felt, paper, chipboard and more!

Step1: Use punches and dies to create flowers from vellum and paper. Step 2: Gather several (3-4) Tattered Angel’s Glimmer Mists, heat tool, and paper towels. Step 3: ¬† Create a “safe” place to mist using items such as the Ranger N0n-stick craft mat and/or a Color Catcher. (If you…

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{Tutorial} Cri-Kits Gel Pens and Pen Holder for the Cricut

Using Cri-Kut pens in your Cricut or Cricut Expression opens up a whole new world of ¬†creativity and possibilities! I was able to create a layout title and card greeting in just a few minutes using the Cri-Kut Pen holder and pens (they’re magnetic!). It was quick and easy. Gather…

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{Tutorial} 5 Ways to Use “Mists”

Tired of using your mists the same way every time? Try one of these five mist techniques and pump up the mist! I will show you how to create this layout using five different mist techniques (but there are tons more!)I choose three Maya Mists from Maya Road. Here’s my…

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Tutorial

I would like to show you how to create a card using Hambly Overlays. Overlays give the card maker another layer of dimension (and fun!). Here’s a sample of the card I created using Hambly’s On Edge Metallic Overlay. 1. Trim an 11×4″ piece from the Hambly Overlay sheet. 2….

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{Tutorial} Create Custom Dyed Coffee Filter Flowers

Shelly here with an EZ inky tutorial: Create dimensional custom dyed flowers using regular coffee filters, dye ink, and Perfect Pearls in just a few easy steps. 1. Gather your supplies: You will need four coffee filters, dye ink like Ranger Distress Ink, a small sprayer like the Ranger mini-mister,…

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{Tutorial} Create Holiday “Thank-You” Cards!

Shelly here, with a “Thank You” card making tutorial. I was thrilled when my Stamping Scrapping acrylic stamp set arrived a few weeks ago in my AWDML order—and the best part was that the stamps were designed to work with Spellbinder Nestability die sets!! It makes creating cards & embellishments…