Category Archives: Craft Tutorials

5 Reasons to Be on My Newsletter Mailing List

There are many reasons to be on my FREE craft newsletter mailing list.  Here are just five: You’ll receive free exclusive craft tutorials. You’ll receive card making tips and other tricks for using your rubber stamps and accessories. You’ll find out about the latest and greatest Stampin’ Up! specials. You’ll receive awesome subscriber-only offers. Optional free membership… Read More »

Breast Cancer Cards

A lovely lady I work with was recently diagnosed with breast cancer, so I wanted to come up with some ideas for breast cancer cards.  She’s undergoing chemo and radiation, all the typical treatments.  I wanted to send her a custom handmade card design celebrating her bright and cheerful spirit and that would let her know… Read More »

Happy Mothers Day Cards: Criss-Cross Card Folds How to Video

Mothers Day is just a few short months away, so I thought I’d start designing some Happy Mothers Day cards for your inspiration. Be sure and check out the video below! Here I used a modified criss-cross card for a bit of a unique look.  In the picture at right you can see a peek-a-boo of… Read More »

Card Making Classes: Fancy Card Folds

FANCY CARD FOLDS CLASS Come spend a fun and relaxing afternoon stamping with friends in my card making classes.  In the Fancy Card Folds Class we’ll be making a total of three exquisite, more advanced handmade card designs with unusual card folds.  If you’re a beginner don’t worry, I’ll walk you through step-by-step! All envelopes and supplies will… Read More »

Cardmaking Class: Spring Stamp-a-Stack

There are just a few more days to register as an Early Bird for my next cardmaking class — Spring Stamp-a-Stack — and receive a free gift! Come spend a fun and relaxing afternoon stamping with friends.  We’ll make two cards of three different designs, for a total of SIX BEAUTIFUL CARDS.  Beginners are welcome! All supplies will… Read More »

Going Places Scrapbook Mini Album Online Class

In this online class you’ll make this cute scrapbook mini album, perfect as a travel scrapbook. In the first video you’ll learn how to assemble the basic structure of it, while the second video shows you how to decorate it using the Going Places Designer Paper Stack and the Going Global and Sky is the Limit stamp… Read More »

Mini Album Tutorial Online Class Preorder

Today, I thought I’d give you a sneak peek at the mini album tutorial online class that will be available in January.  I will also be offering this class live in February in Spanaway, Washington.  Pre-order the tutorial or register for the live class before January 1st and you will receive a reduced rate. PLEASE NOTE:  Pre-order… Read More »

Going Places Mini Album Tutorial

Today’s handmade card is a sneak peek of some new products from the upcoming Occasions Catalog, and uses leftovers from the Going Places Mini Album I created.  I will be offering the Going Places Mini Album tutorial with videos for sale in January, but you can pre-order it now at a reduced price (see below).… Read More »

My 12 Weeks of Christmas is Winding Down

My 12 Weeks of Christmas is winding down, but there are still three more weeks left.  This is my annual gift to my craft newsletter subscribers, and it’s absolutely FREE!  It’s full of Christmas card making tutorials, ideas for unique homemade gifts, and instructions for homemade gift bags, tags, and gift wrap. My monthly newsletter will be going… Read More »

Free Mini Album Tutorial With Scrapbooking Video!

During the month of October if you place an order of $25 or more in my Online Store (before s&h and tax) you’ll receive a FREE mini album tutorial, complete with a bonus scrapbooking video! Small enough to carry in your purse or keep on your desk, this adorable album would make a great keepsake for a… Read More »