Let it Shine – AECP

Here are my cards for the next class – Let it Shine. This class was about adding some shine to your card, and you can really add it anywhere. The project inspirations in this course really show so many ways to add some shine – banners, sentiments, or adding some subtle shimmer your your coloredContinue reading “Let it Shine – AECP”

For The Guys – AECP

Here are the next cards for the Altenew Academy. These 2, as the title says, are for the guys!! I had a great time creating these 2 cards. My biggest takeaway from this class is using a geometric designs to create a masculine look. This is so true and where the Diamond Builder Stencil comesContinue reading “For The Guys – AECP”

Easy Ink Blending Techniques – AECP

I had a lot of fun with this class. I even tried a couple new techniques that I plan to use often in the future. So, as the title says, this class demonstrated some simple ink blending. I had initially only planed on creating one card, but my imagination came up with a couple moreContinue reading “Easy Ink Blending Techniques – AECP”

Thrifty Stamp Storage – Easy Stamp Organization

I don’t have a large beautiful craft room, but I do have an area where I craft and some simple drawers for my supplies. At some point I decided to get all the distress oxide inks, but I didn’t have a plan to organize them, and they were just thrown into a drawer. Note: There’sContinue reading “Thrifty Stamp Storage – Easy Stamp Organization”

Sympathy Card – Stamping on Black Cardstock

Welcome back, all. I really like the design of this card with the black on black. The distress oxide inks make it easy to stamp on the black cardstock, as they’re more of a pigmant ink. I used a layering stamp, which I had to dry in between layers, so there was a bit moreContinue reading “Sympathy Card – Stamping on Black Cardstock”

Elegant Window Card

I love this window card. I love the vellum behind the die cuts, placed on either side of my window. I’ve used this design a few times, once was for a valentine’s card for my husband using a heart window instead of a circle. It’s a great design and it can be altered to fitContinue reading “Elegant Window Card”