Vault Countdown Day 1 – MFT Stamps

Today’s card features the Zipper Die-namics, and it’s so much fun! I have never seen a die like this before, and I think it is so clever. The Zipper Die-namics set includes everything you need to craft a fun, realistic zipper design. I used this die to create a clean and simple graduation card as it is grad season.

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Vault Countdown Day 2 – MFT Stamps

MFT is opening up the vault, and I can’t wait for you to see what’s inside! MFT might unearth an old favorite with a new twist, or possibly a brand-new-to-you design you missed out on in the past. For today’s card, I wanted to go bold and colorful. As you may know, I love making inky backgrounds, so I grabbed one from my stash and had a great starting point for this artistic card.

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Countdown Day 3: Happy Father’s Day – MFT Stamps

My card today is all about Dad. With the collection of new mustache related products, it’s a perfect set for Father’s Day or any other time you want to send a masculine or gender neutral card!

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Thank you, Teacher! – Ellen Hutson

It’s Teacher Appreciation Week! Though I think educators should be celebrated all year round, I am all for a week all about uplifting and encouraging our hardworking educators! I am proud to support all of our overworked and underpaid school staff! To celebrate and provide some inspiration in hopes you will make a few cards to share with the educators in your life, I’ve created two, new clean and simple card designs using Ellen Hutson products.

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Tips on Aligning Layering Stencils – Ellen Hutson

If you’re like me, you love layering stencils! The possibilities are endless and you can make beautiful designs quickly! Do you ever struggle lining up layered stencils? If so, I have some tips for you! There are so many different kinds of layering stencils so all of these tips may not be applicable to all of them. But I’m hopeful one or two of these tips will help you achieve perfect placement each time.

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Wednesday Sketch Challenge #589 – MFT Stamps

Today, I’m sharing inspiration for this week’s MFT sketch challenge #589. MFT products are encouraged, but not required to enter. And you have a chance to win a $50 MFT gift card!

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Countdown Day 2: Dream Big – MFT Stamps

It’s Day 2 of the countdown, and today, I am sharing a cute, baby card. It features an adorable stamp set illustrated by Rachelle Anne Miller called Number Fun – 1. This set does not come with a coordinating die-namics so it is perfect for one layer cards.

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Countdown Day 4: Cool Cat – MFT Stamps

Welcome to Day 4 of the countdown to MFT’s April release! Today’s card features the new You’re My Sunshine stamp set and coordinating die-namics in another clean and simple design. Bonus: This card fits the theme of our current sketch challenge #588!

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Countdown Day 5: Thinking of You – MFT Stamps

There’s a new MFT release coming and today I’m sharing a peek at one of the new butterfly sets! I love how detailed the wings are, and these would be beautiful in a number of different mediums. I chose to create a CAS, alcohol inked background.

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Sentiment Die Cutting Tip & Tulip Thank You Card – Ellen Hutson

Want to save time lining up sentiment dies with a hot foil plate that foils multiple sentiments at once? I might have an idea that will help! I’m using the Essentials By Ellen Casual Greetings hot foil plate and coordinating dies. I also have a card project to share so please click to read more.

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