Masculine Birthday Card Inspired by Shou-Sugi-Ban Wood Burning Technique

Stacey2016 Annual Catalog, Big Shot, Birthdays and Anniversaries, Cards2 Comments

Masculine Birthday Card Inspired by Shou Sugi Ban Wood Burning Technique

Masculine birthday cards. If you’re anything like me, you struggle coming up with masculine cards. Heck, maybe it doesn’t even need to be a birthday card. But if it’s for a dude, you struggle. And you’re not alone! One of the questions I’m asked all the time is “how do you make a good masculine card?” Most of the time, … Read More

Mother’s Day is May 14th

Stacey2016 Annual Catalog, Big Shot, Cards, Holidays4 Comments

Mother's Day is May 14th - Don't forget to make mom a card

Mother’s Day is rapidly approaching. This year it falls on Sunday, May 14th. Today’s blog post is brought to you by the Fun N Crafty Stampers Group. Thanks for joining us! This months theme is Mother’s Day. This year, I’ll be sending my mother this gorgeous card. I have a small confession… it wasn’t made by me! Shh! Don’t tell … Read More

Botanical Builder Hand-Painted Flower Scrapbook Page

Stacey2016 Annual Catalog, Big Shot, Scrapbooking, Seasons, Watercoloring0 Comments

Scrapbook page featuring Botanical Builder Framelits Dies, which have been hand painted.

It’s been a year since the Botanical Builder Framelits were released and I can’t believe that I haven’t shown this project to you yet! I rediscovered this scrapbook page as I was looking through some of my archived projects. I made this scrapbook page last March. It was one of the projects that I brought with me to OnStage 2016 in Salt Lake City … Read More

Snowflake Christmas Card featuring Flurry of Wishes

Stacey2016 Annual Catalog, Cards, Clean and Simple, Holidays14 Comments

Hello Stampers and welcome Stampin’ Friends Blog Hoppers! Today I’d like to share with you this clean and simple snowflake christmas card I made using the Flurry of Wishes stamp set from the 2016-2017 Annual Catalog. I just love snowflakes! Isn’t this card gorgeous! I’ve created a PDF tutorial for you to download, which you can access below. This card features ribbon ruffling, … Read More

Faux Metal Vintage Leaves Card and Gift Box

Stacey2016 Annual Catalog, Cards, Gift Packaging, Heat Embossing, Thank You, Watercoloring33 Comments

Vintage Leaves Card and Gift Box featuring Watercoloring and Faux Metal Embossing | A Work of Carte

Welcome Stampers! Today’s project features the Vintage Leaves stamp set along with some watercoloring and a faux metal heat embossing technique. Today we’re hopping along crafty blogs with the Stampin’ Friends Facebook Group! This is the second time I’ve been blessed to participate in the Stampin’ Friends Blog Hop this year! Thanks for inviting me back to the hop, friends! … Read More

Peek-A-Boo Washi Tape Thank You Card featuring Affectionately Yours

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Thank you card featuring Suite Sayings, Affectionately Yours Washi Tape and the Elegant Butterfly Punch | A Work of Carte

Hi there, stampers! Quick project for you on the blog today, a peek-a-boo washi tape card featuring the Affectionately Yours Washi Tape, Suite Sayings stamps and the Elegant Butterfly punch! Now, I can’t take credit for this idea; my wonderful upline Jennifer recently posted a similar card and I had to copy it to share with you! Start by adding … Read More