Technique

Glitter Buttons

Today’s Make It Monday challenge on Nichole’s blog is adding glitter to buttons. Ashley showed some great techniques for adding glitter on buttons. I decided to go with the stickles method since that seemed safest to me. When you are as clumsy as me, doing everything possible to avoid glitter accidents is necessary. Here is […]

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Trifold Shutter Card

The current challenge at Papercraft Star had some gorgeous DT creations. I was drawn to Anitra’s card and wanted to make a trifold shutter card immediately! Following the SCS tutorial was pretty easy and here is what I ended up with. Trifold Shutter card closed view Trifold Shutter card open view Supplies: Cardstock: 12X12 Kraft […]

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Paperclipped

Saturday is always my marathon crafting day. That will probably the case till summer comes to Seattle 🙂 Of course my latest favorite place to start Saturday crafting has been 365 Cards! One of the challenges for this week at 365 Cards was using paper clips. I had some brightly colored ones lying around and […]

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Spinner card

Yesterday’s challenge on Nichole’s blog was to make an interactive card. I love interactive cards! so even though I didn’t get to play in the challenge, I still made one. Thanks to my dear husband for the idea! Here is my card: Heart in center of spinner track Heart to right of spinner track Heart […]

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Triple Tier VDay

My husband is coming back today from a long business trip! I wanted to make a special card for him especially since VDay is around the corner. I found this great tutorial on Splitcoaststampers yesterday and thought it would be a great idea to try out. Also wanted to make something with the paper-pieced bunny […]

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Pocket Card

Today I wanted to share an item I recreated from my office holiday fair collection. Surprised at Christmas in Feb? Well, its never too early to make Christmas cards! The real reason for this card is that lot of the collection I made for the office holiday fair is gone now and unfortunately I didn’t […]

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Herringbone VDay

Hopefully you aren’t bored of my VDay cards 🙂 (Did you really think I would stop till Feb 14 was past??)So here is another one! The current challenge at Lily Pad Cards is to make a card using pieces of patterned paper. Ever since I read Beate’s herringbone tutorial at SCS, I loved the technique […]

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