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September Release 2020 Unboxing Video!

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We LOVE new product release days and today we have a whole bunch of fabulous new things to show you from our September Release 2020! Scroll down to see the pics of all the new goodies and scroll ALL the way down for a September Release 2020 unboxing video from Preeti to see these up close and personal. WOOT! First, we have a collection of the most RIDICULOUSLY adorable woodland creatures and some props from nature for you to create […]

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Use a Pretty Floral Arrangement on a Handmade Card!

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Today we are sharing a card made with a pretty paper floral arrangement using a couple of the new layered floral stamps from the August release!  Follow along to see how our designer Lisa made it! She started with a pre-cut card from The Paper Cut shop which we love because it means your slimline bases are ready to go! Then she used a layer from The Paper Cut Slimline Layers saving even more time – WOOT! She added a […]

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How to use Background Stamps to make Elegant Cards

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Happy Wednesday Friends – today we have a treat for you with not one but THREE gorgeous examples of how to use background stamps or extra WOW on your cards!. Our Designer Annie is using some of our new August Release Layered Stamps as well as new backgrounds to jazz up today’s projects, and you just have to see these! Background stamps are a great way to create subtle patterns that won’t compete with your focal image (the reason many […]

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A Many Layered Slimline Card

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Today we are so happy to share this beautiful many layered slimline card showing off one of our HOT new sets of slimline dies AND one of our gorgeous new clear floral layered stamps. There’s a fun trick to making this card and you won’t believe how easy and fun it is! You might even get addicted! Our designer started with a single sheet of white card stock cut to fit her card front. She used the palest shade in […]

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DIY Cherry Blossom Greeting Cards – VIDEO!!!

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Are you ready to create a fun and colorful Cherry Blossom greeting cards using our new Bloomin Vines Floral Layered Clear Stamps and Color Fuse Inks? We have an amazing video tutorial for you today that you won’t want to miss. Follow along with our designer, Preeti, as she makes a vibrant and fun card, using techniques that you can use in your everyday stamping.  We have some wonderful card making tutorials on our YouTube channel, make sure to subscribe […]

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How To Make A Slimline Shaker Card

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Hello – today we are going to show you some easy steps for how to make a slimline shaker card. This card has the benefit of using both one of our amazing slimline dies and our new layered floral stamps and we think the combination is just stunning! Our designer started by using the largest of the Nested Stitch Slimline Frame Dies, added the slimline insert die Inside Scallop with Teardrop inside and used washi tape to hold them in […]

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Flower Card Design

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Today we are featuring a beautiful cheery example of flower card design ideas using slimline cards from Kittie Caracciolo, our Exclusive Associate Designer. Don’t you just LOVE Kittie’s cards? They are always loaded with so much detail and look SO fun to make! Kittie shared with us that she is really enjoying having lots of extra space for her design ideas and this card certainly shows that off! Kittie used one of our Slimline Frame dies in combination with one […]

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Brand New Layered Stamps – Video Showoff!

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Today’s the day – the August release of our new layered stamps has arrived, and you don’t want to miss out on these gorgeous floral stamps specially designed for Fall flowers! These beautiful new stamps can create Fall flowers but change up the colors and you’ve got year round creativity. They work beautifully with our Color Fuse Inks and all our layered floral stamps can be combined with other sets for endless bouquets. Our Designer Preeti Chandran has made a […]

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Autumn Card Making Ideas – SNEAK PEEK OF NEW STAMPS!

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Today we have a sneak peek at one of the new layered floral stamps available tomorrow with this one of our autumn card making ideas. We cannot WAIT for you to see these new stamps – our designers went BANANAS!! – and we know you are going to love them! Let’s take a peek at the fall card our designer Lisa created to give you a taste of what you will see tomorrow. You are going to LOOOOOOVE it! This […]

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Ken Oliver Color Burst Tutorial Video

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Today we want to share a Ken Oliver Color Burst tutorial to show you the AHmazing results you can get! Did you know that we have some AMAZING stamps that are meant to resemble watercolored images? These are so fun to use with Color Burst watercolor powders; the results are gorgeous and several of our stamp sets were designed to take advantage of the punches of color. Our YouTube channel is full of so many fun tutorials, many of which […]

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Colored Pencil Art – Stamp Along with Rubbernecker

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Hey Fellow Crafters – we are trying out a new feature called Stamp Along with Rubbernecker and today’s topic is colored pencil art. We are going to test this out about once a month giving you a video tutorial covering a new fun technique or trick that you can then use right away, coming back to the video if you need a second look. Today, Preeti Chandran is making a stunning floral background card with butterfly and jewel accents! Her […]

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Make a Paper Daisy Flower in a Flash!

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Summer is finally here and with all the beautiful blooms outside, our designer was inspired to make a paper daisy flower – TWO in fact, for us today. She used our organic shapeable daisy dies to quickly cut and shape two beautiful flowers to add a beautiful dimensional effect to her circle cards. Let’s take a peek at these beauties! Aren’t those paper daisies GORGEOUS? We are in love with all her little details like the variegated striping on the […]

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A Tulip Flower Card for Any Occasion!

We are in awe of this beautiful tulip flower card – does that big bunch of flowers not look SO fresh and SO ready to be delivered to a friend? We especially love the idea that by simply switching out the greeting, this card could be used for pretty much any occasion. The pops of color on the white on white layering makes everything stand out in such a pretty way. And this beautiful card is actually easy to make […]

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A Paper Flower Bouquet ON A CARD!

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Handmade cards with flowers are so popular for Mother’s Day so I just had to create a paper flower bouquet and work it onto a card.  My mother was a florist and I learned floral design working with her in the flower shop. I know she would have loved seeing this colorful flower card and how I use floral design in my card making.  Mother has been gone for more than twenty years but she will be in my heart […]

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Frame a Sentiment with Flowers

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For my project today I show how I frame a sentiment with flowers.  I had this large purple flower on my desk from recording the paper flower shaping video that I posted earlier this week and thought I would use it with foliage, a couple smaller flowers and a floral frame to highlight a sentiment.  The Special Joy sentiment could be used for any special occasion-birthday, anniversary, thinking of you, etc.  I framed it using the Floral Frame, Organic Shapable […]

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How to Make Small Paper Flowers for Cards

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Today I’m showing how to make small paper flowers for cards.  A couple weeks ago I shared a window card with you made using the Window with Double Stitch.  I  had the four rectangle sections left over from the window project and thought they would be perfect used with small flower pots and a sweet sentiment.  I paired the rectangles with Small Flowers #3, Tiny Flower Buds, Tall Terracotta Pots, Leaves and Greenery and a sentiment from the Kittie Says […]

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Macrame Planters Card

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This clean and simple macrame planters card was fast and easy and is such a pretty card for any occasion.  I have all kinds of ideas running through my head on how to use these dies.  My next card will definitely be with at least one hanging in front of a die cut window.  For this project i used the Rubbernecker Macrame Planters, Leaves and Greenery, Small Flowers #3, Tiny Flower Buds, Nested Rectangle Scallop and Best Friends stamp set. […]

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A Z Fold Box Card To Knock Your Socks Off!

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Ok – I will admit it – this z fold box card IS over the top! I went a little nuts, what can I say? But the BASIC form of this Z fold box card can be used in about a zillion ways, as complex or as simple as YOU want to make yours, and it will STILL be a showstopper!  For this card I used the Rubbernecker Circle Lattice, Window w/ Pierce, Tall Terracotta Pots, Tall Buckets, Apple Cart. […]

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A Simple Double Shutter Card

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Having a template for a double shutter card is a great thing to have in your card making arsenal. They are easy to make, can be done in an endless variety of papers, motifs, themes and you can dress them up or down any way you want. AND a double shutter card is PERFECT for when you want to send something but don’t have a lot to say because there’s naturally not a ton of room to write a message! […]

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Pop Up Flower Box Card

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Today I’m sharing a 3D pop up flower box card with a lattice background, Adirondack chair sitting against a fence and terracotta pots filled with flowers.  I used the Rubbernecker Circle Lattice, Beach Chairs, Knob Top Fence, Grass, Large Ivy, Small Ivy, Tall Terracotta Pots, Watering Can, Small Flowers #1, Flower Buds, Small Butterflies and Cart Accessories #1. I used the A2 Pop Up Box Card Kit from The Paper Cut  for the card base. Assemble the 3D Pop Up […]

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