Category Archives: Blog Team


Lisa’s U Inspire Me

Hello! It’s Lisa with a fun project to share with you.  I love to tool around Pinterest for inspiration. It’s a favorite starting point for me when my mojo has taken a hike. The app is perfect for when I have a … Continue reading

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Kim’s Celebrate & Decorate: 20th Wedding Anniversary

Hi everybody! Kim here from My Kraft Kloset sharing my last post with you and celebrating my 20th wedding anniversary today, too! I wanted to go out with a bang and this one is jam packed with pictures, tips and … Continue reading

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Creative Space: Pamela Haskin

Hello everyone! Pamela here today to share a few photos of my craft room/office. My favorite thing about this room is a particular feature of the two-sided desk. Since I am also a writer, I must make space for that as … Continue reading

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Lisa’s 10 Minutes or Less Card

Hello! It’s Lisa with another 10 minute card post. In my last 10 Minute card post on the CardMaker blog, I listed five tips to get you started. As a refresher, here are the original tips shared: Set yourself up … Continue reading

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Carisa’s CardMaker Tip

Hi Everyone! I’m here today with my final post with the CardMaker team and I have a fun card-making tip for you. First though, I want to thank managing editor Brooke and everyone at CardMaker magazine for this fantastic opportunity. It … Continue reading

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Dawn’s Celebrate & Decorate: Party Fun! Flamingo Straws

At a young age, my granddaughter was obsessed with flamingos! Her favorite color was pink. Clothes, toys, dishes, towels … anything that could have a flamingo on it, she had to have and still does at almost 17! So, with … Continue reading

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Clearsnap & CardMaker Blog Hop

Thanks for joining us today as we team up with designers from Clearsnap to spotlight ColorBox chalk ink pads! If you’ve never experimented with chalk ink before, we’re sure this hop will inspire you to try it out! Chalk inks … Continue reading

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Kim’s Travel Crafting Tips

Hi everybody! Kim here from My Kraft Kloset sharing my storage tips for when I go on vacation. Yes, that’s right, I craft while on vacation—and why not? I still see all the sites and venture around. However, I’m not much … Continue reading

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Guest Post: Borrowing Design Principles by Christine Okken

Hello CardMaker Friends! It’s Christine here with my last guest post tutorial for CardMaker! I was thinking recently how the art of card making can borrow from other artistic endeavors. Design principles can crossover different platforms and mediums and still … Continue reading

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Carisa’s Technique of the Week: Inlaid Die Cutting

Hi Everyone! I’m here today with some tips for one of my favorite card-making techniques. I love the effect of inlaid die cutting on top of coloring or stamping and I’ve learned some tricks along the way to make it … Continue reading

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