Super simple Thank You Note cards

I am a craft hoarder. With lots of things, admitting is the first step that there is a problem. My stash keeps growing because a) I can’t help myself and buy too much crap and b) I like “saving stuff for something special.” Which that special project, never came. So my nicest stuff was just…

Vamps and Camp

Most of you know that I am a huge geek.  This is not a secret, nor should it be a shock to anyone that I collect all sorts of horror, sci-fi, fantasy, and pop culture stamps.  Nor should it be a surprise that Halloween is my favorite holiday, bar none.  Growing up with a mom…

Advent Day 17 & 18: Catch up with Tags

Sorry about skipping a day.  Unfortunately I had gotten sick so lost several days just staying in bed and recovering.  Still trying to get better, however, at least I am able to get some more posts done. This year I really played with my embossing folders and coloring the embossed areas.  It was my goal…

Advent Day 13: Magic of Christmas

This holiday tag is comprised of rubber stamped images from Graphic45, from their Nutcracker stamp set.  Hand-colored using Tombo markers.

Advent Day 6: It’s Magical

Layers using Graphic45 as the main image, with layers of colored card stock. There are three layers on this card, and the final back layer, is a hand stamped background using Blank Page Muse leaved vine stamp, hand colored with Tombo pens. On top there is a die cut Santa Face using Sizzix Tim Holtz…

Advent Day 5: Children at Play

Layers using Graphic45 as the main image, with layers of colored card stock that were embossed using a snowflake embossing folder. Distress Oxides were rubbed over the embossed images.

Advent Day 4: Vintage Christmas

Layers using Graphic45 as the main image, with layers of colored card stock that were embossed using a snowflake embossing folder. Distress Oxides were rubbed over the embossed images.

Advent Day 2: Bird Noel

This is actually the front and back of a small postcard. I embossed on a glossy card stock using a bird embossing folder (Tim Holtz I believe), distress inks and I stamped and heat embossed the Noel. On the opposite side, I had a die cut that someone sent to me in an exchange and…