Tag Archives: handmade card designs

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 »

Check Out the Latest Weekly Deals

Every Tuesday Stampin’ Up! announces the new Weekly Deals — items you can pick up at 25% off — and this week’s selections don’t dissapoint!  You can select from a beautiful stamp set (check out this birthday card and another handmade card design using the set), a punch, Big Shot thinlits, and more! Check them out below… Read More »

Handmade Easter Card: Honeycomb Happiness

Today’s handmade Easter card features the delightful little chick from Honeycomb Happiness.  Did you know you can pick up this adorable set for FREE with a $50 order? I used the second smallest oval framelit from the Ovals Collection to cut out the “egg,” and then my Paper Snips to cut the broken edges.  The… Read More »

A Nice Cuppa Birthday Card for Friend

This handmade card would make a nice birthday card for a friend who loves tea, or even a Mothers Day greeting card.  It’s not too early to think about that. I cut out the teacup and teapot with the Cups & Kettle Framelits Dies, and then stamped them with a flower image from Mother’s Love.… Read More »

Handmade Card Designs: You Are Tea-Riffic!

With the new Cups & Kettle Framelits Dies you can create adorable handmade card designs like the one shown here.  As you can see on the magnetic card in the picture, it comes with a variety of teacups, a mug, a teapot, and even silverware — everything you’ll need for your next tea party! 🙂 I… Read More »

Stampin’ Up! Sneak Peek: Helping Me Grow

Today I decided to make a thank you card featuring another sneak peek from the upcoming Stampin’ Up! Occasions Catalog. This time I’m making flower greeting cards using the new stamp set Helping Me Grow (140764).  It’s a large set of line images perfect for spring. I stamped the images and greetings in Tuxedo Black ink and… Read More »

Homemade Wedding Cards With Botanical Builder Framelits

I decided to create some homemade wedding cards using the Botanical Builder Framelits (140625) from the upcoming Occasions Catalog.  They also come in a bundle with a coordinating stamp set and designer paper, but here I’ve just featured the framelits.  I absolutely love these and they’re quickly becoming one of my very favorite things from the catalog,… Read More »

ILCS49 – Grateful for You Card Design

Using this week’s card making template over at i Love Card Sketches I came up with another card design.  I started with For All Things, a beautiful watercolor-inspired stamp set.  Then I added a strip of patterned paper from the Typeset Specialty Designer Paper collection and a smaller strip from Neutrals Designer Paper Stack.  The Basic Black… Read More »

Happy Scenes Halloween Card

This simple Halloween card began with the versatile Happy Scenes stamp set (139821)from the Stampin’ Up! Holiday Catalog, which is being unveiled in a little over one week! I did a little paper piecing for the pumpkins and used the new Fine-Tip Glue Pen (138309).  If you’re like me it will take one or two… Read More »

Greeting Card Sentiments – ILCS40

When they’re big and bold, why not position your greeting card sentiments front and center and make them the focal point of your handmade card designs? I did just that on today’s card, using the motivational quote as the main element.  I even embossed it to be sure it stood out strong! 🙂  The Circles… Read More »

Ideas for Christmas Cards: Lovely as a Tree

Most Sundays this year I’m devoting to ideas for Christmas cards.  Now is the time to begin planning your handmade Christmas card designs.  Just enter “Christmas” in the Search box in the upper right for  more handmade card designs. With today’s card I went back to a tried and true stamp set, Lovely as a… Read More »