Tag Archives: Stamping

New Product Release: Thoughts and Smiles from Avocado Arts

Avocado has released their May stamp set and their design team (aka the Pit Crew) has been busy creating with it.   Here is the set:   And, did you know that Avocado Arts has coordinating digital die cuts that go with every set?  Very cool! Digital die cuts:   Check out all the beautiful […]

 

Designer Focus: Kelly Marie Alvarez

We love the clean style of the cards, stamps and scrapbook paper from Lawn Fawn.  Recently, we were able to chat with Kelly Marie and learn more about her and her company.   Where are you from? What are your roots? I am originally from Miami, Florida, but I have lived in California since 1994. […]

Flipping Out Stamp Set from Papertrey Ink

Papertrey Ink has launched yet another adorable stamp set – Flipping Out.  Flipping Out features flip flops in various patterns including stripes and polka dots.   Here are some of the fun, cute sample cards from their blog:   The set contains a total of 23 images.  Each flip flop measures approximately 3/4” wide x […]

Girl Land Collection from Webster’s Pages

Webster’s Pages announced their new line called Girl Land Collection.  This line represents beautiful, happy things and feelings.  Happy colors in purples, pinks & yellows.  This line celebrates life and especially girls and girl power.   There are 12 double-sided 12″ x 12″ sheets plus a double-sided pattern die-cut sheet, 3 sets of mini message […]

Workshops – Mixing Matching & Scrapping by Faber-Castell

If you have been to one of our Scrapbook Expo shows, you have probably seen or heard something about the new Design Memory Craft line from Faber-Castell.  Have you heard the term “gelato” (no, not the dessert)?  Ready to get creative?  Take your paper crafting skills out of this world and learn new techniques with […]

Easy Coloring Technique with Copic Sketch Markers

What a fun and funky, colorful card!     Kristina Werner used layers of Copic Sketch Markers to color in stamped images.  Layering cut out images in different depths also helps add dimension to this card.   Accents with a white pen on kraft paper give it the finishing touch!   Watch a video of […]

Conditioning New Stamps

I’ve ran across a problem recently with a new rubber stamp.  I acquired  some rubber stamps from a high quality rubber stamp manufacturer.  It seemed to me that every time I used their new stamps, the ink didn’t stay on the rubber very well.  But after a few uses, they were fine.  So, I decided […]