Category Archives: Card Making

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 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 […]

Creating delicate paper embellishments with EVO!

Hello Friends! Do you like to create your own custom embellishments and word art for your projects? We do this all the time but now we have a new secret weapon… EVO Synthetic paper.  We’ve been creating loads of delicate paper embellishments from our of EVO paper. Want to know why? EVO paper is tear resistant!!! Sometimes regular […]

Ink colors will SHINE! EVO Synthetic Paper

BRIGHT. BOLD. FLUID. Synthetic paper never looked so good! EVO Paper is engineered especially for fine artists, crafters, makers and mixed media artists. ✓ BRIGHT WHITE––your colors will shine.   ✓ WATER RESISTANT––enhances water, oil, and alcohol-based inks. ✓ TEAR RESISTANT––folds and cuts without tearing or shredding. ✓ FLEXIBLE––feels soft to the touch. ✓ FORGIVING—can reuse EVO and […]