Alcohol Ink Background Technique: 2 Colorways – Ellen HutsonοΏΌ

May is National Strawberry Month so I wanted to use some common strawberry colors (pink, red, and green) as my color palette. Alcohol inks pack such a beautiful punch of color so I decided to share how I make my “signature” alcohol ink background.

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March Release! – MFT Stamps

The new MFT Stamps March release is live! For today’s inspiration, I decided to create a card with the new Pure Innocence Pineapple of My Eye stamp set paired with one of my favorite, tried and true techniques of creating my own patterned paper.

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Countdown Day 2: Sunshine & Smiles – MFT Stamps

Welcome back to another Countdown day until the new MFT release! It is day 2 and I am sharing a happy card I made using the Paradise Pals set mixed with some other previously released MFT products.

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Color Challenge #181 – MFT Stamps

There’s a new color challenge up on the MFT blog and it’s perfect for the upcoming Valentine’s Day season.

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January Release! – MFT Stamps

Today’s the day! The new MFT January release is live in the shop! I hope you’ve enjoyed the Countdown and have been inspired by me and my fellow DT members. On today’s card, I tried something I have not done before – use alcohol ink as the only coloring medium for the entire card.

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September Release Blog Hop! – Reverse Confetti

Hello crafty friends and welcome to the Reverse Confetti Blog Hop for the September release! Today’s the day to go shopping! Please be sure to check out the full hop list to see the amazing inspiration from the team!! If you missed my Countdown to Confetti Day cards, please be sure to check back at my 3 previous posts. I had fun playing with these products! For today, I decided to create a clean and simple card that I think can be done in many different color combos or dies for new looks. I used the Autumn Apple Cider stamp set and coordinating dies.

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Sun Fun – Scrapbook.com

I can’t believe it’s August already. I’m so ready for sweater weather, but I’m sharing another fun summer card using a few new Scrapbook.com products. Check it out for all the details!

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Color Block + Embossing Folder – Poppystamps

I’m back on the Poppystamps blog some more inspiration. Today, I’m sharing how I combined color blocking and embossing folders. I wanted to see if I could use my embossing folder in a slightly different way for a new look.

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Days of Summer! – Scrapbook.com

Are you ready for summer?! I’m celebrating Scrapbook.com’s newest event called 7 Sizzling Days of Summer with two new summer themed card designs! During the week-long event, there are 7 amazing brands on sale, all Scrapbook.com Exclusives are on sale, and there’s a new freebie every 2 days. To help inspire you and your summer makes, I’ve created two, no-stamping cards using Scrapbook.com products.

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Hedgehog Hello – Poppystamps

(Repost from the Poppystamps blog)Happy Monday, friends! Spring is finally here so I wanted to use our changing season as inspiration for this easy critter card. Aren’t the Whittle critters adorable?! To start, I die cut the second to largest Floral Bloom die from the top-center of my card front. I trimmed the card front…

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