Category Archives: Tips & Techniques

Melissa’s Organizational Tip

Hi there! Melissa here with you today to share one of my favorite organization and storage tips. It’s nothing fancy, but it works perfectly for me. I had been looking for the best way to store my extra die cuts. … Continue reading


Heather P.’s CardMaker Tip

Hello! Heather P. here today with a card-making tip on how to create stamped backgrounds using large stamps. I love using unusual images to create backgrounds. I think it makes for a really fun card! So when I was looking … Continue reading

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Stephanie’s 3 Tips for Combining Stamp Sets on a Card

Hey friends! Stephanie Gold here today with some tips on how to combine different stamp sets for an eye-catching, one layered card. To create this card, I used three different stamp sets. In order to make it look seamless and … Continue reading

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Heather H.’s CardMaker Tip

Good morning! Heather here to share a little card-making tip with you! I love using vellum on cards—it is so light and airy, and adds such a soft and pretty effect. It can be a bit tricky to adhere without … Continue reading

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Rebecca’s Technique of the Week: Working with Distress Oxide Inks

Hello CardMaker fans! Rebecca here with a card-making technique. For this card background, I used the brand-new Tim Holtz Distress Oxide Inks. I used two colors of Distress Oxide to create a blended background and then stamped with a Distress … Continue reading

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Rebecca’s U Inspire Me

Hi CardMaker fans! It’s Rebecca here today! Card-making inspiration is all around us! The other day I received an email from Anthropologie and the room that was pictured had this print on the wall.   I immediately knew I wanted … Continue reading

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Melissa’s CardMaker Tip

Hi there, crafty friends. Melissa here with you today. I’m always looking for ways to stretch the use of my stamps. I’m pretty sure this tip has been done before by other stampers, but it’s something I just recently started … Continue reading


Heather P.’s Technique of the week: Stamp Highlighting

Hello! Heather P. here today with a card featuring a stamping technique I’ve seen on Pinterest, but haven’t had a chance to try called Stamp Highlighting. This technique is so fun and is a great way to use floral images! … Continue reading


Katie’s CardMaker Tip

Hello CardMaker friends, Katie here today. My kids are long past the stage of diapers and baby wipes, but I always keep a package or two of wipes on hand. Not only are baby wipes great for quick clean up (including wiping … Continue reading


Kat’s Technique of the Week: Fussy Cutting

Good morning, everyone! Kat here today popping in to share one of my favorite techniques with you—fussy cutting! There are so many pretty patterned papers out there and I love to find new and unique ways to use them. For … Continue reading