Come see some bright and punchy summer flower cards to make to beat the heat! In March, we shared all kinds of spring flower cards. Now it’s starting to warm up into that spring-to-summer feeling and we thought it would be nice to share some summer flower cards to carry those beautiful blossoms into another season of creativity. Summer flowers are beautiful and bold and brilliant and today’s three spectacular summer cards show that off to perfection! First, we have […]Continue Reading
May 2023 Rubbernecker Release!
It’s time for our May 2023 Rubbernecker Release – come see what’s new! We LOVE release days and sharing what we’ve been sitting on that’s new and fun from our house to yours. Today is the day – the May 2023 Rubbernecker release starts today and you will LOVE what we have for you! First up is our Summertime Animals stamp set with the available coordinating die. These cute critters all have their own adorable details, perfect for celebrating all […]Continue Reading
SNEAK PEEK – May 2023 New Release
See a little sneak peek for our May 2023 New Release! You know us – we have a very hard time keeping secrets when we have the absolute cutest and most awesome stuff coming! We thought we would try something new today and give you a little sneak peek of three new stamps coming on Thursday. First, there isn’t much out there cuter than cute little critters. You know we have an extensive line of these kinds of characters and […]Continue Reading
How to Add Details With Copic Markers
Today we have some great tips for how to add details with Copic markers – check them out! When we first saw this card we were so enthralled with all the gorgeous coloring Dawn did – we honestly though those little seaweeds were shiny 3D elements! Once we dove in, though, we saw that these awesome touches were all thanks to Dawn sharing how to add details with Copic markers and we are so psyched! Her tips are easy to […]Continue Reading
A Gorgeous Card Made With Paper Scraps!
Come see how this card made with paper scraps created details that look like china! Wen you see this card made with paper scraps you are probably going to start going through your scrap stash to look for your own “china patterns”! Kittie created this card for us and she says she was inspired by a leftover strip of paper she had from another project she made with our Welcome Spring 6 X 6 Paper Pad. When she spotted it, […]Continue Reading
Make a Summer Slimline Card in Brights!
Come get all the fun tips to make a summer slimline card like this one! You can tell our designers are into this month’s theme – we are seeing the MOST fun summery projects and it makes us want to break out our straw hats and flip flops! When Sammi decided to make a summer slimline card like the one she did today, she sure did make us want to hit the beach! Sammi used gorgeous bright Color Fuse Inks […]Continue Reading
Happy Cinco de Mayo!
See how we celebrate Cinco de Mayo at Casa Rubbernecker! Today is May 5th which translates to Cinco de Mayo in Spanish. This is, as many know, not just a date but a notable one in Mexican-American culture. It celebrates Mexico’s victory over victory over the Second French Empire at the Battle of Puebla in 1862. Cinco de Mayo is NOT Mexico’s Independence Day – that’s September 16th – and this date is celebrated more in the US than in […]Continue Reading
Dry Embossing AND Inking With Stencils!
Come learn how dry embossing and inking with stencils can give you a gorgeous look! Today we are sharing a very fun and simple technique of using dry embossing AND inking with stencils to create both a colorful and textural design. It’s so easy and the effect in real life is spectacular! Julie is sharing this card with us today and we want to thank her in advance for her helpful photos! Overall, she says, this card is pretty simple. […]Continue Reading
A Die Cut Card for Wine Lovers
Come see how to make a die cut card for wine lovers that will have them grinning! Ricky, today’s designer, says “This card reminds me of when I was in Portugal drinking their Vinho Verde which the country is known for. I can’t wait to go back!” His die cut card for wine lovers can, of course, be made in any color to represent their favorite vintage. Ricky’s choice of the fresh green to represent Vinho Verde just feels SO […]Continue Reading
Cards to Make for Summer Occasions All Month!
All May we will be sharing cards to make for summer occasions – today kicks us off perfectly! We like to give you a little head’s up on ideas and designs for what’s coming and this month we are sharing cards to make for summer occasions. From backyard barbecues to pool parties to road trips to soaking up the sun, we have cards to celebrate everything from the exciting to the everyday. Today, Jamie is serving up that idea with […]Continue Reading
April 2023 Blog Roundup
Check out all of this month’s beautiful projects in our April 2023 blog roundup! We’ve got a twofer for you in this April 2023 blog roundup! First here are all the beautiful cards we shared this month – just click on one you want to see up close and personal and you will get popped right over to the post. And – just in case you missed them, here are the cards we shared in our New Release post – […]Continue Reading
A Sweet Hand Stamped Daisies Card!
Come see how to make this quick and easy hand stamped daisies card you can use for so many occasions. Today Dawn is sharing her take on this oh-so-pretty hand stamped daisies card. Dawns says “I love Daisies and had to make this card to make the flower shine. Even though Dawn added some pretty color with her layers, indeed her daisies are the stars of this project. Let’s take a look at the making so we can get inspired […]Continue Reading
Rainbow Ink Blending on Handmade Cards
See some beautiful examples of rainbow ink blending on handmade cards! We just love the look of rainbow ink blending on handmade cards and since “April showers” are coming to an end, we thought we’d take a peek at some of our most popular posts showing off this pretty technique. First we have this card from earlier this year – those soft colors really let our Flower Girl pop! Another card that uses a gorgeous rainbow inked background ups the […]Continue Reading
Rubbernecker in Chantilly, VA 2023!
Come see Rubbernecker in Chantilly, VA – 2023 is SO fun so far! If you’ve been itching to do some in person shopping and exploring, this weekend is the Rubbernecker in Chantilly, VA 2023 opportunity! Our booth is PACKED with all new goodies and tons and tons of new samples for you to gobble up with your eyes and creative brains. We’ve done a little reorganizing, rearranging and restocking – well a LOT of restocking! – and we’ve got so […]Continue Reading
Make Custom Paper For Die Cuts!
Learn two easy ways to make custom paper for die cuts! Today’s beautiful card comes to us from Melinda and we are so excited to learn her tips to make custom paper for die cuts so every card you create can be uniquely your design! Melinda says “I just love this butterfly die – it gets a ton of use in my craft room. I also knew I wanted to use some other items in my craft stash that haven’t […]Continue Reading
A Fun Slimline Father’s Day Card Idea
Check out this slimline Father’s Day card idea perfect for a dad who loves the outdoors! With loads of extra space to write as much as you want, today’s slimline Father’s Day card idea from Dawn is loaded with fun details all made with easy to use die cuts! She’s laid out all the details for the making and you will love how fast this comes together. It even uses up scraps, which as you know from this post, is […]Continue Reading
Cards Made With Paper Scraps CAN Be Beautiful!
Check out this idea for cards made with paper scraps – no one will ever know! If you make lots of A2 cards and use our gorgeous patterns from any of our 6 X 6 Paper Pads, you likely have some strips or scraps left over. Today Carol is sharing her fabulous idea for cards made with paper scraps that show off that beautiful pattern a second time, help you clean out your stash and give you a design you […]Continue Reading
Make This Bright Spring Slimline Card!
Today’s bright spring slimline card will cheer anyone up, rain or shine! Today, Sammi is sharing this sweet and fun bright spring slimline card and we just adore how she’s filled her umbrella with spring blooms! She says “I was imagining spring flowers and April showers so I decided to create a bright cheery day with flowers and the umbrella die.” This is SUCH a cute nod to the old saying and we can’t wait to get her details on […]Continue Reading
Rubbernecker DIGITAL Stamps Are Live!
Check out all the Rubbernecker digital stamps now available! When we stopped producing red rubber stamps two years ago, we started looking for ways to keep our classic Rubbernecker images available. We are excited to announce that we are now offering these great images in our new product line – Rubbernecker Digital Stamps! Yes, you heard us right! Download and print whenever you want, wherever you want! Many of our discontinued stamps will now be available digitally, plus we have […]Continue Reading
Rubbernecker April 2023 Release!
Come see all the new goodies available in the Rubbernecker April 2023 release! Ooooh – this month we have some super special and oh-so-fun things for you in our Rubbernecker April 2023 release! For those of you who went BA.NA.NAS for our paper pad/die combo last month you are going to SQUEE when you see what we have for you this month! And for our die cut fans – well sit down because we have a bounty of fabulousness for […]Continue Reading
Rubbernecker Orlando Scrapbook Expo Classes are OPEN!
You can now sign up for any of the Rubbernecker Orlando Scrapbook Expo classes – including the ones with Kittie Caracciolo! As of yesterday, registrations for all the Rubbernecker Orlando Scrapbook Expo classes are now open so if you are coming to the show and want to take any or all of our classes, pop on over there NOW and sign up. Go here to the Workshop Guide and browse all EIGHT classes we have on the schedule. This Expo […]Continue Reading