Hello whomever reading my blog! I haven't posted in a while, but I have good reasons for it. In December, my house got an extension in the attic that is called a dakkapel in Dutch. This translates to a dormer, which is a word I just learned about! Anyway, with my new dakkapel, my craft area has … Continue reading New Craft “Room”!
Today I'd like to share with you a birthday card I made for my son! My son Johan turned 5 in September and I wanted to make him a cute little card. There so much on this card, but it actually was not very hard to make. First of all, here is what the card … Continue reading Little boy’s birthday card
Today I'd like to share a tip on cutting thin intricate dies with the Cuttlebug WITHOUT using any shims (metal or chipboard), WITHOUT running it through the machine more than once!! This tip is only for the Cuttlebug because it's what I own. So let's get right into it! If you don't want to bother … Continue reading The Right Way to Use the Cuttlebug
Keeping your workspace tidy is very important for creativity. When my desk is a huge crazy mess, it's like my creative juices gets lost in the chaos and mess. We have heard of how some of the brightest and creative genius minds like Einstein, Twain, and Job (each intelligent in their own field) had very … Continue reading Tidy workspace for flowing creativity
Just a quick update! I went to the local store and made a photocopy of a newspaper (I did not have anything else on hand). I then cut out the letter "E", put a piece of nail foil on top of the E, and ran it through my laminator. As you can see in the … Continue reading Nail foil update!
On my Simple Washi Candles Card, I used nail foils for the candle flames. In the post, I mentioned how nail foils were cheaper than if you were to buy crafting transfer foils by Deco Foil or Minc. Not only is it cheaper, you get a lot of different foil designs! First of all, I should mentioned … Continue reading Foils galore!
This card is very easy to make, but requires a lot of patience! The amount of candles can easily be changed to any amount you would like to make. Learn my quick trick in making all the little candle flames! Plus, find out what kind of foil I use (my tip to save money!) First … Continue reading Simple Washi Candle Card