How To – Create A Fun And Unique Advent Calendar

In 2019, The Stamps of Life came out with the cutest Petal Box die set. You can use these dies to make ornaments or for party favors or baby blocks. You can even create boxes to use as a reward system for getting homework done quickly with a little treat in the box. I can … Continue reading How To – Create A Fun And Unique Advent Calendar

How To – Even More Ways To Use TSOL Word Stand Up Dies

I am having a lot of fun with The Stamps of Life word stand up dies these days. I thought I would show you another way to use the dies to get more out of your purchase. The word dies are an edge die that does not cut the bottom edge. So far, there are … Continue reading How To – Even More Ways To Use TSOL Word Stand Up Dies

How To – A Different Way To Use TSOL Word Stand Up Dies

In June, 2019, The Stamps of Life came out with a really fun card base called Word Stand-Ups Die set that includes the word "Hello". As an add on, you could also purchase the word stand-up extras set that includes: Love, Thanks and Smile. In October, TSOL has now released a Christmas word stand-up extras … Continue reading How To – A Different Way To Use TSOL Word Stand Up Dies

How To Make Easy Fun Fold Card Bases

A while back, I shared with you how to make A2 fun fold cards that add interest to your cards.  I think it is time I share with you a few more of my favorites that are very easy to make. Folding Diagonal Card Start with cardstock that is 8 1/2 x 11 inches. Score … Continue reading How To Make Easy Fun Fold Card Bases

How To Create Holiday Lip Balm Tags

I have a quick and easy gift idea I wanted to share.  Each year at the holidays, I always give out hand sanitizer and lip balm along with my gifts as a little extra something.  I have been doing it for years.  I thought this year I would decorate the lip balm by attaching it … Continue reading How To Create Holiday Lip Balm Tags

Raffle Basket for Create Dance Center’s Annual Applebee’s Fundraiser 2018!

I can't believe another year has passed since last year's fundraiser.  My girls, Olivia and Victoria, just turned 12 and we are getting ready for tomorrow's fundraiser breakfast. As part of this fundraiser, the kids serve everyone breakfast and Santa even stops by for a visit!!  All proceeds go to the Competition team to help … Continue reading Raffle Basket for Create Dance Center’s Annual Applebee’s Fundraiser 2018!

How To Create Masks for Your Cards

Have you ever wondered how card-makers create one layer cards with perfectly inked shapes or have a patterned background that runs throughout the card but not through the main focal point?  It is easy to do with multiple layers, but it seems more difficult to achieve on the same layer. Well wonder no more - … Continue reading How To Create Masks for Your Cards