No Ordinary Holiday Card – Why I am sending Hallmark Signature cards
| | |

No Ordinary Holiday Card – Why I am sending Hallmark Signature cards

This post is sponsored by Hallmark. All opinions are mine alone. As a crafter, I love a handmade card. Over the years, my Christmas card list grew to well over 100 people. Everyone loves getting a holiday card in the mail, right?! I spent months creating cards to prepare for the holiday season and the stress outweighed…

Ombre Palm Tree Card with ColorBox Chalk Ink – A CardMaker + Clearsnap Blog Hop
|

Ombre Palm Tree Card with ColorBox Chalk Ink – A CardMaker + Clearsnap Blog Hop

Product for this post was provided by Clearsnap. This post contains affiliate links. All opinions are 100% my own. Today, I am really excited to be sharing an ombre palm tree card created with stencils and ColorBox Chalk Ink for the Clearsnap and CardMaker Magazine Blog Hop. Palm trees are EVERYWHERE right now! A friend…

Write 30 Letters in 30 Days in April – National Letter Writing Month

Write 30 Letters in 30 Days in April – National Letter Writing Month

April is National Letter Writing month. Follow along with Egg Press, Sakura, Hello! Lucky, Mohawk Paper, and Chronical Books using #Write_On (#Write_On) to see prompts, ideas, and to get involved and be inspired! I am giving away a set of letter-writing and hand-lettering pens by Sakura, chalk lettering book, Sakura pen case, a coloring book and more!  ENTER GIVEAWAY HERE…

Do Something Meaningful with handmade birthday cards.

Do Something Meaningful with handmade birthday cards.

Impact the world with your beautiful handmade birthday cards —- send them to a homeless shelter who will give them to homeless children on their birthday. I stumbled upon this campaign at DoSomething. It was MADE FOR CRAFTERS. We all have the skills to make some amazing cards. Can you commit to sending some of…

Spanish Christmas Cards from Hallmark for the Holidays
|

Spanish Christmas Cards from Hallmark for the Holidays

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Hallmark. The opinions and text are all mine. Comments submitted may be displayed on other websites owned by the sponsoring brand. #HallmarkTradiciones #LatinaBloggers #Sponsored Coming from a bi-cultural home myself, it’s been an interesting experience blending cultures and traditions in my own home as…

Fast Christmas Cards with Clique Kits and Tombow #Sponsored
|

Fast Christmas Cards with Clique Kits and Tombow #Sponsored

I love sending handmade cards to friends and family during the holidays. Over the years, everyone has come to expect a handmade card and my list has grown to over 100 people who I send cards to at Christmas time. It’s a challenge to get all of those cards done but I’ve developed a really…

Handcrafted Cards with Book Pages – World Card Making Day 2015 #JPHalloween
|

Handcrafted Cards with Book Pages – World Card Making Day 2015 #JPHalloween

Woohoo it is World Card Making Day 2015! So, PaperCrafts, the magazine that created this whole shindig isn’t doing it this year but the world has decided that World Card Making Day will still go on. So here we are, doing a hop with my friends at Clearsnap. If you’re a card maker, you totally…

How to Shade with Colored Pencil – Jack-O-Lantern Card with Stampendous and Tombow
|

How to Shade with Colored Pencil – Jack-O-Lantern Card with Stampendous and Tombow

Since I started using coloring books for grownups, I have found that I really like coloring with colored pencil. One of the things that I’ve started to really enjoy is blending the colors to make more realistic and dimensional shapes. Today I am sharing a Halloween themed card that shows how to shade with colored…