Tag Archives: Big Shot

Thankful for You Cards

Thankful for You Cards! Today’s project shares are fall themed Thankful for You Cards! Both feature the Painted Autumn Designer Series Paper collection. You will need the following to create my card: Stamps: Painted Harvest (144783)* (Purchase the stamp set and coordinating Leaf Punch at as a bundle to save 10% – Item #146021) Marbled… Read More »

Glossy Cardstock Ghosting Technique!

Glossy Cardstock Ghosting Technique! The Glossy Cardstock Ghosting Technique is one of the easiest and least messy of the glossy cardstock techniques. It is a resist technique using a VersaMark ink pad, so it is also referred to as the VersaMark Resist Technique. To create your Glossy Cardstock Ghosting Technique background: Step 1: Cut your glossy cardstock… Read More »

Glossy Cardstock Marble Technique!

Glossy Cardstock Marble Technique! Today’s focus will be on the Glossy Cardstock Marble Technique. This is a fun and easy technique to create. It is especially fun when teaching it to children. To create the Marble backgrounds: Step 1: Place a couple drops of the lightest color of ink in a small container. (I used… Read More »

Tutorial: Handmade Box

Tutorial: Handmade Box! My last post featured a custom designed box. Today I am sharing my Tutorial: Handmade Box. I am featuring a couple different Designer Series Papers so you can see what a versatile box it can be. Supplies: 4-1/2” x 6” – Designer Series Paper of Choice 4-7/16” x 5-15/16” – Coordinating Cardstock Simply Scored… Read More »

Watercoloring Technique: “Making it Yours!”

Today’s watercoloring technique: “Making it Yours!” Today’s featured watercoloring technique: “Making it Yours” card is the final in my Pretty Kitty series of cards… for now at least. How did I “Make it Mine!”? I had a calico kitten as my first pet and the memory of it has stayed with me throughout the years, so… Read More »