I plan to use these flower cards mostly as birthday cards, but they would also be lovely as Welcome Spring cards, Happy Mother’s Day cards, Friendship cards, or as Just Because cards for practically any occasion!
This handmade birthday card was fun to make. Remember that photocopied clip art or free-handed turtles would work just as well. Get the kids to help you color them! You could even put fun party hats on the turtles. Darn, I could have done that… I already have the hats! Or, you could paint their toenails sparkly colors.
This card was for a colleague who is leaving for a new job. I have now been recruited to make a card for every event in my office! For this one, I used my Cricut machine and a Sharpie marker, in addition to colored papers.
See how I made this ice cream cone birthday card — with sprinkles! I used bright colored card stock, striped paper and my cricut machine. Matching envelope too.
This elegant wedding card was created to match the wedding colors: red and black, and the theme: bling. It was a cinch to make and can easily be adapted for any occasion. Simply exchange the stickers or colors to match your event. See how I made this wedding card.
Here are some ideas for using Halloween rubber stamps to spice up your Halloween holiday. There are lots of fun ways you can utilize your Halloween rubber stamps in craft products and holiday decorating themes.
A good friend of mine wanted to make handmade Baby Shower invitations and came up with a dilemma – How can you make sure that the guests know that the excited Mother-to-be is expecting TWIN BOYS?
If you think you don’t have any ‘Easter’ stamps, remember that any spring-like flower stamps will work. Here’s a simple hand-made Easter card to make.
The Christmas Holiday is over, and I missed out on getting handmade cards out to many of my friends and family. As a way to make up for that — at least in my mind I can make up for it — I can send out a handmade Thank You card for those who’s gifts meant so much to me.
This morning on the Today Show, they were discussing if it is ‘ok’ to recycle gifts. I typically don’t recycle gifts, but I am guilty of recycling gift cards. This is the season for gift cards, so if you have stamping or scrapbooking supplies….this one is for you.
Your kids can help with this card idea – using a snowflake punch, ‘make’ some snowflakes that they can glue to cards to create their own designs for giving to friends, teachers, or anyone else who is special in their life.
Most people wouldn’t think ‘blue’ when they’re thinking about color for Christmas cards, but I love the combination of silver and blue — even my Christmas tree has white lights and blue and silver ornaments this year!
Here is a simple handmade Christmas card using a cheap and simple piece of patterned scrapbook paper.
Wondering how to make your handmade Halloween cards even more special? Include a Halloween-theme picture of your children — of course this includes your pets.
A Halloween party invitation that will impress your friends, plus lots of ideas for hadnmade Halloween cards and invitations.
I found a sheet of Halloween stickers and a sheet of Halloween rub-ons that would be half the price of one stamp, and leave me with more images then I could possibly use for one Halloween season.
This Birthday card should have been in the mail 5 days ago, so I needed to make a card that I could do quickly.
I decided I have to get a grip on the upcoming holiday season, so I made myself a list of my card-worthy holidays…
Tonight I’ll be out with a girlfriend to celebrate her birthday, so I came up with another quick card idea. My girlfriend is a little bit sassy, so I thought a card with a retro-look would fit her perfectly.
How to make a handmade card for your dad this Father’s Day.
Tis the season for parties and cookouts. Before your guests walk in the door, you have an opportunity to set the tone for your get-togethers by sending handmade invitations.
Easter is over and it’s now time to think about Mother’s Day cards. Fortunately, you don’t need a special stamp set for these cards. Mother’s Day cards can be made using any ‘pretty’ stamp or supplies.
It’s hard to let someone know how much you really appreciate something with a card that you picked up at that store. This is a simple Thank You card to show what you really mean.
You might want to start on your handmade Easter cards early this year.
The stamped images on this card were embossed to give the card more dimension, as well as to keep the colors of the cake from running together.