Sponged Watercolor Paper Background

What could possibly be more colorful and stunning than a beautiful sponged background . . . a sponged watercolor paper background! Not only do I love the texture of watercolor paper, but I love how ink literally pops on it!  My inspiration for the card I’m sharing came from one I received in a swap from fellow demonstrator, Sandi Rule.  I simply changed the sponged paper from Whisper White to Watercolor Paper.  I love how …

Rooted in Nature Meets Wood Textures Paper

When Rooted in Nature Meets Wood Textures Paper . . . these two were meant to be together!  Is anyone else happy that the Wood Textures Designer Series Paper Stack carried over to the new catalog?  It happens to be my go to paper for masculine cards!   Because these two work so well together, the card I’m sharing today is so quick and easy to make . . . not to mention that it makes …

Stunning Sponged Background Technique

You are going to love trying this stunning sponged background technique!  When I saw a similar idea on Pinterest, I set out to try it!  I simplified a bit and this is what I came up with!  We all have stamps, ink, and paper . . . add a couple of stampin’ sponges and a spritzer of water and you’re all set!       Dimensions & Directions for Stunning Sponged Background Technique Card Thick Whisper …

Fun Diagonal Cut & Fold Card

You’re going to love making this fun diagonal cut & fold card!  It may look complicated, but it’s not!  The scoring and cutting are easy when you have the right tool!  The Stampin’ Trimmer is just that tool!   My inspiration for the cards I’m sharing today came from one I received in a card swap from my stampin’ bestie, Julie Salva!  (I know she’ll be extra appreciative to know that she inspired my creativity!)  …