Cardmaking 101 · Video Tutorial

Cardmaking 101: Creating Cardbases

Every card needs a base and that is the topic I want to cover in today’s Cardmaking 101 post. In the video I share how to create an A2, A7, A9 and 4-Bar Sized Card bases. You watch the video for the full tutorial or see the photos below for the diagrams! ENJOY!! The first… Continue reading Cardmaking 101: Creating Cardbases

Birthday Cards · Video Tutorial · Watercolor

Loose Watercolor with Distress Markers

It is football season and here in Iowa it is going strong. My little guy just finished up with soccer and is now playing flag football, so when I received the “Go Team” stamp set from Two Paper Divas I was ecstatic to have a stamp set to dress up little snack bags and gifts… Continue reading Loose Watercolor with Distress Markers

Alcohol Markers · Digital Images · General Cards · Video Tutorial

Creating Custom Sentiments in Photoshop Elements

Two Sundays ago was Grandparent’s Day and I did not have a stamp that read Happy Grandparents Day. So I combined a digital stamp from Craftin’ Desert Divas along with a personalized sentiment that I added in Photoshop Elements and I had a card that just needed to be colored and assembled and it was… Continue reading Creating Custom Sentiments in Photoshop Elements

Alcohol Markers · Digital Images · General Cards · Video Tutorial

Simply a Card

It has been quite some time since I’ve uploaded a “Simply a Card” video to my series. If you aren’t familiar with my Simply a Card series, it is basically a video depicting my cardmaking process but without me talking, there is just music backing the video. Today I am sharing my card for the… Continue reading Simply a Card