Category Archives: Card Making

Mmm. Coffee and Crafts. Coffee card created with EVO Synthetic Paper

Hey, hey! Do you have a favorite morning ritual? We love the smell of a freshly brewed cup of coffee and sipping on it throughout the morning while we work. This card was inspired by coffee. The colors, the flavor and the aftermath coffee ring of a good cup of joe. We painted this unique […]

Happy Thanksgiving! – We are Thankful and Grateful to you

November is the month to be Thankful and we are sure thankful for you! Thank you for the wonderful feedback on EVO Synthetic paper. We are happy you love this paper as much as we do! Grateful … This painted EVO piece was created using various shades of green and blue green. Thankful … This […]

Non-shed Glitter paper – Blue Circle Card

Making and receiving a handmade card can be so fun and rewarding. We have heard that it can be intimidating or overwhelming to create a card from scratch. We are here to tell you it doesn’t have to be hard or complicated to make a stunning card. And, it doesn’t have to take a lot […]

Boo! Trick-or-Treat Glitter Ghosts … just in time for Halloween

Are your ready for trick-or-treaters? Halloween is almost here. We went the extra mile on a few Halloween treats for close friends and created some super fun Glitter Ghost tags using our White Glitter cardstock. These tags were super easy to create. Our non-shed Glitter cardstock has a custom Glitter on one side and white […]

Happy Autumn Days – Cardmaking with Glitter and Shimmer Vellum

Saturday October 2nd was world cardmaking day. Here is a great site with some more information about WCMD. We love making cards and we took the opportunity to craft a card using a few of our favorite specialty papers. Supplies for Autumn Days card: Smoke Colorplan Cardstock Yellow Shimmer Vellum Pale Green Glitter Cardstock Gold […]

Back to School memory keeping with ETC Glitter Paper

Happy Labor Day! Summer is over and school is starting up again. Do you take first day of school pictures? We do this every year and have a mini scrapbook centered around this theme. Each year we add a new 6×6 page to the book, and it’s fun to look back over the years and […]

Shimmer Vellum – soft & shimmery

Last month we gave a sneak peak of a fantastic new product, Shimmer Vellum. Our Spring Assortment includes 5 gorgeous pastel colors! Colors: Bubble Pink, Powder Blue, Butter Yellow, Pistachio Green and Light Lavender. We are excited to announce this product is now available for retail purchase on our website. Finally … soft, shimmery snowflakes […]

EVO – A Study in Yellow

Last month we started our COLOR inspiration series. We shared all sorts of fun EVO painted pieces using purple ink (check that post out here). We are back with our next installment … A study in YELLOW! EVO and Alcohol ink – Yellow is such a bright and happy color. There are so many fantastic […]

EVO Synthetic paper – Create Bright, Beautiful and Unique Projects

Remember this EVO background? We create this gorgeous piece last month and just keep staring at it. The green, yellow and orange colors have the feel of leaves changing colors. Aha! Inspiration strikes again. We decided to turn this piece of art into this colorful THANKS card. We love the gradient look on the original […]

Creating ‘One in a MELON’ Projects with EVO

Hello! Playing with watermelon color ink on EVO got us all inspired. Sometimes projects are inspired by color. To create these three cards we started with EVO and a little alcohol ink. The backgrounds were painted, spritzed, colored, and stamped.  The painted backgrounds started to take on a watermelon vibe. We pushed that look a […]