card making :: creating opaque white surfaces

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Have you ever tried Liquid Applique?  I use it to create an opaque result when coloring in a stamped image.  Check out what happens when you apply heat to it:

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Pretty neat, huh?!  It works great on cloud-like images too.

Happy crafting!

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collaborative effort :: reindeer holiday cards

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Here’s a simple card to make for the upcoming holiday season that little humans can also help decorate.  It’s just one of the ways to dress up this adorable reindeer stamp.

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You can use just about any stamp (and patterned paper as a background for a card base) for any occasion with this idea.

Happy crafting!

product review :: stampin’ up! watercolor wishes card kit

IMG_7914I was given the opportunity to try out the Watercolor Wishes Card Kit by Stampin’ Up! which is available in their 2015-2016 catalog.  Before I show you what you can make, would you believe that I made 20 cards in less than an hour?  Yes!  All while our daughter was napping and the only thing I needed that wasn’t included in the box was adhesive.

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