Merci Beaucoup

I believe in ‘thank you’ cards.  And apparently, that rubbed off on my husband.  Someone did something nice for him and that translated into me making a ‘thank you’ card…lucky for him, I don’t mind. 🙂 Fresh Floral Wrap-Ups from Papertrey Ink has all the components to make a one-layer card using a variety of […]

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Heartfelt Thanks

With the holiday season over, it is time to send out cards for all those thoughtful gifts even if we are halfway through January!  This card uses a mix of stamps ‘Autumn Acorns’ and ‘Red and Goldie’,  from Ellen Hutson and Avery Elle respectively. To make my scene I pulled out my stamps and played […]

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Fun with stencils

I mentioned in my previous blog post that the next several cards on my blog will be focusing on ink blending, stencils, and embossing paste.  This ‘Thank You’ card focuses on ink blending with stencils.  I have found that the brand of ink doesn’t matter quite as much as type of ink.  In this case, […]

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Stencil it!

With the holidays over, decorations put away, it is time to finish my ‘thank you’ cards.  Even from my crafting table I can see the stack of them sitting, waiting to be filled out.  It’s a little sad that it isn’t an acceptable practice to send handmade cards that say ‘thank you’ that are blank […]

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