Cards for Big Guys & Little Guys Week:

TGIF, friends! We are wrapping up our week of masculine cards for little boys and big boys today with a card from Charmaine Ikach that’s just perfect for the special big guy celebrating retirement. If you missed out on any of our featured cards this week, keep reading for more! Now on to Charmaine’s card… […]



Cards for Big Guys & Little Guys Week: For the All Star

Hey there, crafty friends! We hope you are having a creative week. If you are just joining us, we’ve been showing off our masculine side with cards for big boys and little boys all week long. Today, Creative Team member Charmaine Ikach is sharing a super fun card for your favorite little football star. Simple […]



Cards for Big Guys & Little Guys Week: The Tie Guy

It’s mid-week, friends, which means you just might know someone who could use a boost to get over Hump Day! This week, we’ve been featuring cards for big boys and little boys and, today, we’re paying homage to the big ones (thought they might be little at heart!) Designer Shelly Mercado has created a masculine […]



Cards for Big Guys & Little Guys Week: Love You Bots!

Happy Tuesday, crafty peeps! This week, we’re taking a gander at cards for boys…big ones and small ones! Masculine cards often get the short end of the stick, so we are turning to two of our talented designers who have funny, rambunctious, guys in their lives to inspire us to create cards for the men […]



What Feeds Mom’s Soul?

TGIF, crafty friends! Will you be getting crafty this weekend? If you are looking for a creative project, how about creating something for a mom in your life for Mother’s Day? To get you started, we’re sharing a project from Shelly Mercado that is simple and sweet, and just the thing for a mom who […]



Thanks…Times Two!

Hey there, friends! Today we are featuring one of our very favorite types of cards to create — the ‘thank you’ card. These are great cards to have around and really wonderful to send out, well, just because. Whether it’s a loved one or the postal worker who delivers your mail, a teacher or a […]



Rise & Shine!

Happy Hump Day, crafty peeps! Today’s card might be more appropriate for a Monday, but if you are like us here at TE, we all love our shut eye and wish we could have more no matter what day of the week it is! Shelly Mercado shares a card that will give you a giggle […]



Tiptoeing Through the Tulips for Mom

Hey there, crafty friends! We hope you are having a creative week this week. If you are looking for some inspiration, look no further! We’re sharing a beautiful, simple card from Charmaine Ikach that will have you thinking about mom (or the moms you know!) Check it out… A note from Charmaine about her card… […]



Watercolor Week – Heartfelt Sympathy

Hello there, friends! We hope you have enjoyed our week looking at various ways to use watercolor to add to your stamped projects. On Tuesday, we looked at how to use Zig Clean brush markers with our watercolor panels and yesterday we showed you a tutorial on ‘loose’ watercolor. We thought we’d round out the […]



Today I Learned: How to Loose Watercolor

Hey there, crafty friends! It’s time for a new installment of “Today I Learned” and in this week’s TE Newsletter, Creative Team Member Gayatri Murali shares a step-by-step tutorial on how create stamped watercolor projects using the ‘loose’ watercolor technique. Check out her fabulous project:   For the tutorial, simply click on the link below to this […]