Category Archives: Blog Team


Gaylynn’s CardMaker Tip: Stamping Ink for Use with Watercolor

Hello, Gaylynn here, with my tip for the day. A question that I get most often in card making is: What kind of ink do you stamp with when you want to color in watercolor? This post will focus on … Continue reading

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Guest Post: Catherine Scanlon

Hello everyone, it’s Catherine Scanlon and I’m super excited to back again for a guest spot here on the CardMaker blog. Today I want to share a fun coloring sheet that I think you’re going to like. This is a … Continue reading

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Teresa’s Technique of the Week: Grunge Inking

Hello everyone! It is Teresa today sharing a super easy and practical step-by-step technique. I don’t know about you, but sometimes I see something and think “How can I create that without spending any extra money?” I think we all … Continue reading

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Guest Post: Lisa Lahiff

Hello! It’s Lisa from Lisa’s Creative Niche and I am so happy to be back as a guest designer today, and I am so thankful to Tanya and Brooke for having me! Today I wanted to share a few tips … Continue reading

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Creative Space: Savannah O’Gwynn

Hello, friends! Savannah O’Gwynn here today sharing my brand NEW studio! I’m so excited that everything is out of boxes from our move in July! I had planned on taking a month to get settled, but that didn’t happen due … Continue reading

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Diana’s Quick & Easy Card

Hi everyone! Diana here with a quick and easy card you can make in under 10 minutes. Whenever I need a card in a hurry, I reach for a bold sentiment and a piece of patterned paper. For this card, … Continue reading

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Jen’s CardMaker Tip

Hi everyone! Jen here with a quick watercoloring tip for you that is super simple but it makes a huge difference in how well watercolor designs turn out. So what’s the tip? Here it is: Tape down your watercolor paper … Continue reading

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Quietfire Design & CardMaker Blog Hop

Happy Friday everyone! Today we’re joining our friends at Quietfire Design for another inspiring blog hop. The designers have created some fun projects and can’t wait to share their ideas with you. A big thank you to Suzanne at Quietfire … Continue reading

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Gaylynn’s Storage Tip

Hello, Gaylynn here with one way to store clear or rubber stamps. There are many ways to do so, including plastic bins. This post primarily focuses on thin stamp storage containers for a clean and organized look. This photo shows … Continue reading

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Clare’s Card-Making Technique: Toile de Jouy

Hello all, Clare here today with a toile de jouy-inspired card! You’ve probably all seen toile de jouy patterns, but never knew the name. I didn’t before this post; I had to look it up! According to Wikipedia, “”Toile de … Continue reading

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