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Shaker Treat Bag

Hello crafty friends! I have a fun project to share with you that’s perfect for those last minute Halloween treat bags you may want on hand for some special kiddos in your life this weekend. If you haven’t tried the Fuse Tool from We R Memory Keepers you really need to!…

Avery Elle Pigment Inks

Hello hello!! It’s Kristie Larsen here. I’m a little late today but so excited to be sharing some fun new things with you! I had a hankering for some new inks so I thought I would try out the Avery Elle pigment ink line and give you a bit of a…

Gelatos and Embossing and Mothers! OH MY!

Hey there AWDML fans! It’s Kristie Larsen again and I have a little card to share with you to celebrate Mother’s Day coming up here on Sunday. I used a few tricks with gelatos and embossing to create these simple cards. Let me show you what I did. Products used…

May Card Sketch

Hi crafting friends! This month we have another great sketch for you! I used the May card sketch as inspiration for my card today. The supplies I used were: Wplus9 Coming Up Roses My Favorite Things Pretty Poppies (for the sentiment) Poptone Cardstock in: Razelberry Snocone Sweet Tooth The Twinery…

Designing in Gold

Hello there again! It’s Kristie here and I’m glad to be back today to share with you one of my favorite colours. As you all know, GOLD is where it is at! It is everywhere, and so lovely too. So I thought I would share with you a little project…

Thank You Flower Wreath Card

Hi crafting friends! Today I have another card that features a wreath but this time using all stamps and flowers. I am very ready for spring so this project was perfect for that. Here’s my thank you flower wreath card. The supplies used: Stamp School Flowers for Mom stamp set…

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Using Background Stamps

Today I wanted to show you this great background stamp I got my hands on. I am new to Market Street Stamps but they have some really really great background stamps to choose from. I wanted to show you how I took this one stamp (and a few other bits…

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Emboss Resist with Distress Inks

Good morning to you today!! How many of you are slugging through snow right now?? You? You? Well, I am still enjoying my winter/holiday stamps even though right after Christmas I usually want to pack them away for the year. But today I wanted to share one last card with a…

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Chalk Colored Background

Hello crafty friends! Today I have a little tutorial for you on using stamps and chalks to create a chalk colored background. This gives your project a very soft feel and is really fun to do as well. The supplies used in this project are: Stamp School Flowers for Mom…

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Hello Card Sketch

This month’s blog sketch is another great one! I made a “Hello” card using it and also show you how you can use images in a holiday set in a non-holiday way. First, the supplies I used for this card: Wplus9 Heartfelt Holidays Wplus9 Fresh Cut Florals Wplus9 Background Builders…