Category Archives: Rubber Stamping Tips

Let Your Hair Down and Create a Birthday Card

It’s easy to create a birthday card with just a few shapes, some designer paper, and an awesome birthday card greeting. Here I combined a couple of the bold and graphic patterns included in the Sweet Taffy Designer Paper collection with a greeting from Let Your Hair Down.   The vibrant colors and blend of jazzy… Read More »

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I plan on unveiling a new program next month, and you’ll want to be sure to join my FREE craft newsletter list.   Why?  Because there will be a special, exclusive offering only to my newsletter readers! What are some other benefits of joining my FREE list? Exclusive card making tutorials Rubber stamping DIY tips and… Read More »

Clean and Simple Cards – Mother’s Love

Using just one layer is an easy way to make clean and simple cards. I masked off the lower part with some Post-It notes and sponged on some green ink (Pistachio Pudding and Pear Pizzaz) and then added a subtle amount of Soft Sky blue for the sky before stamping the images in Wild Wasabi,… Read More »

DIY Birthday Cards

It doesn’t have to take a lot of money to make beautiful DIY birthday cards.  This handmade card idea cost less than 75 cents in consumable supplies to make, and that’s including sales tax at 9.5%.  Awesome! I love the delicate look of the Lovely Lace Textured Impressions Embossing Folder.  I brayered some Marina Mist… Read More »

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Examples of Handmade Cards: Scribbling

I don’t know if this card making technique has an official name; I just call it scribbling.  You can’t find an easier or quicker rubber stamp technique than scribbling… even doodling isn’t as fast.  🙂 PAPER CRAFT SUPPLIES Stamps:  Feel Goods (w-129681/c-129684) Card Stock:  Whisper White, 5-1/4″ x 4″ (100730); Pacific Point, 5-1/2″ x 8-1/2″… Read More »

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My newsletter subscribers receive free craft tutorials every month!  These tutorials are never featured on my blog, they’re exclusive to my subscribers! What are some other benefits of joining my FREE list? Exclusive offers only for subscribers Exclusive subscriber-only contests Rubber stamping tips Scrapbooking page ideas Optional free membership to the Stamp4Joy Birthday Club And… Read More »

April Cardmaking Techniques Boutique

There’s only a couple more days to sign up for next quarter’s Card Making Techniques Boutique at the special early bird price… on Monday the prices go up. Here’s one of our projects for April.  It features one of the gorgeous patterns from the This and That Epic Day Designer Paper collection.  This new set… Read More »

Thinking of You Cards

Don’t you love to receive thinking of you cards in the mail?  Well, guess what?  Your friends and family love it, too!  It’s so nice to be reminded how important and special we are, and receiving a homemade card for no apparent reason at all does just that. I used one of the patterns from… Read More »

Making Friendship Greeting Cards

Dig into your scraps and you’ll find yourself making friendship greeting cards in a snap, with a minimum amount of paper craft supplies! This simple card uses half of an 8-1/2 x 11″ piece of card stock folded in half, and then some fairly small pieces of designer paper mounted on a base of black… Read More »

Creating Baby Shower Invitations

Creating baby shower invitations couldn’t be easier!  Ink up the “negative” space on an embossing folder to create an interesting design.  Here I used the Argyle Folder.  And they’ll delight in the feel of the texture of the embossing… they won’t be able to help themselves!  (click on the image for a closer view) The… Read More »

Stamping Video Class Every Month

Would you like to receive a stamping video class every month?  Well, the Stamp4Joy Online Stamping Club is your  answer! What is the Stamp4Joy Online Stamping Club? An exclusive club for stampers committed to developing their creativity, you’ll find lots of ideas and inspiration in your monthly stamping video class.  Beginning to advanced paper crafters… Read More »