Ridiculously Proud of You

Did you see my last post where I created that beautiful rainbow background with the Scattered Hearts Cover Plate?? Today, I’m going to share the card I made using it! To make this card, I die cut the Scattered Hearts Cover Plate on a piece of white cardstock.  Once cut, I grabbed another piece of white cardstock andContinue reading “Ridiculously Proud of You”

Hopping Hamsters

Well hey there, crafty friend! Today I’m sharing this fun rainbow card I made using the Hooray Hamster stamp set! To make this card, I die cut the Scattered Hearts Cover Plate on a piece of white cardstock.  Once cut, I grabbed another piece of white cardstock and placed it underneath my die cut piece.  Then, I blended aContinue reading “Hopping Hamsters”

Ex Libris Birdcages

Oh my gosh! I love the new Lovebirds Stamp Set, don’t you?! The whole Ex Libris Collection is finally available for purchase now! Woot woot! Although I ADORE the new ink colors, I am a Party Collection girl myself! So, I wanted to showcase this stamp set using a Party rainbow blended background. I blendedContinue reading “Ex Libris Birdcages”

DIY Mini Journal with 6×6 Patterned Ppaer

Heya, friends! Are you getting excited that it’s ALMOST time to get your new Catherine Pooler goodies?! I’m sharing tons of inspiration from the Lovebirds Bundle! I have step-by-step instructions on creating this mini journal.. so read on! I’m starting out with my uber-professional looking template! 😉 1. Cut a piece of white cardstock downContinue reading “DIY Mini Journal with 6×6 Patterned Ppaer”

Sweet Lovebirds

Hey friends! It’s that time again! A NEW RELEASE from Catherine Pooler is coming out!! Yippee!! And I get to share the Lovebirds Bundle with you! Plus, the NEW INKS! I’m SOOO in love with this release! Today I’m sharing a card I made using the new Stitch Your Diamonds and Cross Your X’s Dies,Continue reading “Sweet Lovebirds”

Ex Libris Beautiful Birdcage

Hey friends! It’s that time again! A NEW RELEASE from Catherine Pooler is coming out!! Yippee!! And I get to share the Lovebirds Bundle with you! Plus, the NEW INKS! I’m SOOO in love with this release! The first card I get to share with you showcase the new Twilight Reading Paper Pack, the newContinue reading “Ex Libris Beautiful Birdcage”

Hope Your Day is a Real Treat!

I am SOOOO freakin’ excited to be part of the Time for Tea Designs design team!! Are these Enjoy the Little Things and Cafe Critters stamp sets just the CUTEST!?  Eek!  They look so good mix and matched, too! For this card, I blended a background using Catherine Pooler’s Minted, In the Park, and Deck the Halls inks.  IContinue reading “Hope Your Day is a Real Treat!”

Layered Ooh La La

I am just loving this Global Adventure Pt. Deux Release! This shaker card features the Springtime in Paris Collection! This card really showcases the Under the Eiffel Tower Patterned Paper and the Ooh La La Die! I used Flirty Fuchsia to color my die. For my accents, I used the coordinating Paris Sequins and theContinue reading “Layered Ooh La La”

Meet in Paris Shaker Card

I am just loving this Global Adventure Pt. Deux Release! This shaker card features the Springtime in Paris Collection! This card is besties with the card I made in this post where I cut out the heart using the Nested Stitched Heart Dies. I ink blended the NEW REFRESHED Minted ink and then spritzed withContinue reading “Meet in Paris Shaker Card”

Ooh La La – C’est Magnifique!

My card features the Springtime in Paris Collection! To create my gorgeously ink blended background, I masked off the edges of my card with Heffy Doodle Memo Tape and then I used the NEW REFRESHED Sixteen Candles and Oh Boy! inks. I, then, spritzed the background with water. I die cut the new Ooh LalaContinue reading “Ooh La La – C’est Magnifique!”

Springtime in Paris Pocketfold Envelope and Tags

Who’s ready for some more Global Adventure New Release Inspo?! Me too! 🙂 Today, I’m sharing some tags inside a pocketfold envelope! This project features the Springtime in Paris Collection! I’ve used the new Dreaming of France Stamp Set and the coordinating dies. All of my tags and the envelope are made using the UnderContinue reading “Springtime in Paris Pocketfold Envelope and Tags”

Interactive Slider Baby Shower Card

Well hey there, crafty friends!  I sure hope you had a wonderful Christmas!  Did you get any crafty goodies?!  I hope so!! Today, I’m sharing a Baby Shower card!  I love interactive cards and the Slider Pop-up Dies make it so easy to make one quickly! To create this card, I have blended some gorgeousContinue reading “Interactive Slider Baby Shower Card”

Heffy Doodle and Newton’s Nook Designs Collaboration Blog Hop

Welcome to the Heffy Doodle and Newton’s Nook Designs Collaboration Blog Hop!Design Team members from both companies are sharing inspiration using products from both companies! I am super excited to share my card with you! To create this card, I’m starting with the Heffy Doodle Slimline Mini Mails Die and a piece of white cardstockContinue reading “Heffy Doodle and Newton’s Nook Designs Collaboration Blog Hop”

Heffy Doodle and Catherine Pooler Collaboration Blog Hop

Welcome to the Heffy Doodle and Catherine Pooler Collaboration Blog Hop!Design Team members from both companies are sharing inspiration using products from both companies! I’m so excited to share TWO cards with you today! For my first card, I used a plethora of stamp sets! I stamped images from the Heffy Doodle Who Let theContinue reading “Heffy Doodle and Catherine Pooler Collaboration Blog Hop”

It’s Christmas in July!

Hey crafty friends! Today, I’m sharing some inspiration from the new Maker Forte Christmas in July Release! You can shop the entire New Release here. Have you purchased anything from the New Release! Leave a comment and let me know or tag me in your Instagram posts @craftyandcreativevibes !

Heffy Doodle and Sunny Studio Stamps Collaboration Blog Hop

Welcome to the Heffy Doodle and Sunny Studio Stamps Collaboration Blog Hop!Design Team members from both companies are sharing inspiration using products from both companies! I couldn’t choose just 1 card, so I decided to make 2! Whenever I’m starting a card, I like to lay my stamps out on my card base to getContinue reading “Heffy Doodle and Sunny Studio Stamps Collaboration Blog Hop”

Pandas Sending Good Vibes

Hey there crafty friends! I hope you are all having wonderful celebrations with your families for the holidays! Today, I am sharing this bright and happy card using Kinda Cute by Patricia Alvarez Panda Bear Digital Stamp. I printed the images on 80# Neenah Solar White cardstock and then colored the images with Copic markers.Continue reading “Pandas Sending Good Vibes”

Heffy Doodle and Miss Ink Stamps Collaboration Blog Hop

Welcome to the Heffy Doodle and Miss Ink Stamps Collaboration Blog Hop!  Design team members from both teams are sharing some crafty inspiration using products from both companies!  Plus, both stores will be giving away prizes! Now, let’s get crafty! I couldn’t handle all the cuteness of all the stamps, so I ended up makingContinue reading “Heffy Doodle and Miss Ink Stamps Collaboration Blog Hop”

Let’s Get a Pumpkin!

Have you picked out pumpkins for carving yet?? We have the cutest little local farm here that has a huge pumpkin patch that we love to go to every year! They have hay rides, corn mazes, and lots of treats! The kids just love going there! This sweet girl on this card reminds me ofContinue reading “Let’s Get a Pumpkin!”

Get Out Your Rakes!

It’s that time of year! Are you excited for Autumn or dreading it? Summer is definitely my favorite season, but I do love getting out the fall boots and sweaters! My doggies are definitely happy it’s cooling down! It definitely looks like this cute little dog is having a blast in the leaves! To makeContinue reading “Get Out Your Rakes!”

Back to School Kiddos

It’s back to school time! My daughter starts school TODAY! The 1st grade! It’s so exciting! I wanted to make a back to school card for all those kiddos out there! These cute school kids are perfect for the “Back to School” theme, don’t you think?! Here are the products I’m using:School Girl Digital StampSchoolContinue reading “Back to School Kiddos”

Chick at the Beach

Hello there, friends! I hope you are all doing well this lovely Thursday!How much would you love making sand castles with this little cute chick?! To make this card, I’m using the digital stamp: Chicken on the Sand.I colored this little cutie with Copic markers: YG00, YG01, YG05, YG07B00, B24, B26Y32, YR21, YR12Y0000, Y000, Y11,Continue reading “Chick at the Beach”

Honey Bee Stamps Summer Release Blog Hop – Day 2

Welcome to the Honey Bee Stamps Summer Release Blog Hop – Day 2!To celebrate this huge release, Honey Bee Stamps is giving away a $25 gift certificate to the store for each day of the Hop! Be sure to comment on every stop along the way for Day 1 and Day 2 to win! ForContinue reading “Honey Bee Stamps Summer Release Blog Hop – Day 2”

Retail Therapy – City Streets

Hello crafty friends! I hope everyone is staying happy and healthy! I made this card before this terrible Coronavirus epidemic. Now, I’m posting it because we all need a little reminder of what’s to come after this is all over! (Or, if you’re like me, you are already treating yourself to a little online retailContinue reading “Retail Therapy – City Streets”

Happy Purrthday!

Hello crafty friends! I hope everyone is staying healthy! I wanted to share this cute card I made using Heffy Doodle’s Hello Squeakheart and Purrfect Day stamp sets. I’m using Tuxedo Black Memento ink to stamp all of my images. I’m coloring in my images with Copic markers. For my background, I’m using this brickContinue reading “Happy Purrthday!”

Just One More Chapter

Hey crafty friends!! It’s time for a new card! There is quite a mix of products in this card! Check it out! The first thing I’m going to do is make a window using Dress My Craft’s Window and Pocket Die. I’m using the Heffy Doodle Fancy Foliage stencil to create a pattern on myContinue reading “Just One More Chapter”