Category Archives: Die-Cutting


Melissa’s Technique of the Week

Hi everyone—Melissa here with you on this wonderful Wednesday! Today, I’m sharing a little technique that I like to use for making my sentiments extra colorful. I love large, bold die-cut sentiments and this technique works perfectly with them. There … Continue reading

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Rebecca’s CardMaker Tip

Good morning card makers! Rebecca here with a card-making tip! Shaped cards are always fun, but can be tricky to create. My tip today is a way to quickly and easily make shaped cards using a manual die-cutting machine. First, select a … Continue reading

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Stephanie’s Note of Thanks

Hello my dears! Stephanie Gold here with a fun card that mixes a few patterns to create a ton of interest on a simple card. If you follow along with my blog, you may have noticed that I have been … Continue reading

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Dawn’s Technique of the Week

Hi! I’m back with my last post as a part of the CardMaker blog team, sniff, sniff. I’d like to thank Brooke, managing editor, for having me. It’s been a great time working with all of the talented ladies on the … Continue reading

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Guest Post: Jennifer Ingle

Editor’s Note: We’re excited to have Jennifer Ingle as our guest today on the blog! She’s sharing about some of her favorite new dies. Hello! This is Jennifer Ingle of Just Jingle here with you today! I am excited to share … Continue reading

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Patti’s Technique of the Week: Glittered Die Cuts

Hi everyone! It’s Patti J. here today with a fun technique! I’m not sure if there is a name for this, so I’ll simply call it Glittered Die Cuts. This is not a new technique, but I haven’t seen it recently, so it … Continue reading

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Anita’s U Inspire Me

Photo from here via Pinterest We have had a really rough winter here in Massachusetts and I was inspired by this gorgeous arrangement of flowers I saw on Pinterest to create a card. I am in love with wooden word chips. This card was … Continue reading

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Holiday Tinsel: All is Bright Card

Hi CardMaker readers! I hope you all are doing well and enjoying the merriment of the holiday season! I am here today to share a silver and gold card with you. I decided to keep my color scheme to silver, gold … Continue reading

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Latisha’s Technique of the Week: Using Coordinating Stamps & Dies

One of the greatest ideas/tools/inventions for a card maker has to be coordinating stamps and dies. Having a die that can cut out an image in one pass through a die-cutting machine saves so much time, especially on really intricate images. … Continue reading

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Kimberly’s Technique of the Week: Die-Cut Flowers

Hi! It’s Kimberly here to share with you my favorite way to make flowers from paper. Using Bitty Blossoms die templates from Spellbinders™ Paper Arts to die-cut paper makes it very easy to create beautiful flowers every time. Start by die-cutting … Continue reading

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