Staff Selections Day 4: All in the Family

Hello there, Friday friends! Today I’m rounding out our week with Meredith, our faboo Shipping Manager who asked us for some help with ideas for her triplets’ 8th birthday party. Meredith, who also has an older daughter, is a very busy mom, so Kim Singdahlsen is popping by with some terrific tips on how to […]



Staff Selections Day 3: Eight is Great!

Hello, Thursday, and hello crafty friends! I have been having so much fun this week sharing the amazing projects our Creative Team cooked up to help our awesome Shipping Manager, Meredith, get ready for her triplets’ 8th birthday party. As you know (if you’ve been following along), Meredith is not an expert (well, she certainly […]



Staff Selections Day 2: Thanks for Coming!

Happy Wednesday! If you joined me yesterday, you know that all this week I’m sharing inspiration for our very own Shipping Manager, Meredith, who needs ideas for her triplets’ 8th birthday party. Today, I’ve got projects from Jean Manis and Keia Shipp-Smith with party fun that will give Meredith jumping off points using two dies […]



Staff Selections: Meet Meredith!

Hey there, crafty friends! Can you believe that January is almost over? Later this week, we’ll be sneak peeking projects from our first Release of new products of the year (woo-hoo!) Our Creative Team has been working like crazy and they are gonna knock your socks off. In the meantime, we are going to have […]



Step It Up Tutorial: Birthday Blooms

Hey there, crafty friends! I hope you had a lovely weekend filled with fun a creativity. This week, I thought I’d share a few awesome project from our equally awesome Creative Team that show how to step things up with your cards to take them to another level. I’m also going to share a few […]



Birthday Cards Week: Sneaky Birthdays are the Best!

Can you believe it is already Friday, crafty friends? Everyone here at TE has been busy getting ready for our big October Release and I cannot wait! There is going to be so much merry making that you’ll think Christmas is already here — so I hope you’ll join us next week as we reveal […]



Birthday Cards Week: SMILE! It’s Your Birthday!

Happy Thursday, crafty friends! In today’s TE Newsletter (click HERE to subscribe), we introduced a new department in the TE Webstore — Make This Project. There you’ll find a bevy of fun seasonal and occasion projects to help inspire you, complete with downloadable step-by-step instruction sheets and helpful supply lists! We will be constantly adding […]



Birthday Cards Week: Oxidized Dream

Happy, happy, Wednesday, crafty friends! Do you like to play around with ink? I certainly do and so I was really excited when I discovered today’s project by Creative Team member Kim Singdahlsen. She has been experimenting with Distress Oxide Inks — these very cool inks from Ranger/Tim Holtz are so much fun to use. They […]



Birthday Cards Week: Flutterby Butterflies!

Hello there, crafty friends! This being our big ninth birthday month, I thought I’d round out the month with some fabulous birthday-themed cards from our terrific Creative Team. It’s been a wonderful nine years and I can’t wait to see what the next year holds for us as we approach the big 10! Today, I’m […]



Catching Up with Kim: More Frosting, Anyone?

It’s Friday, crafty peeps! So, as you saw in yesterday’s post, we are going BIG with our Ninth Birthday Bash with a chance for you to win some fab prizes and a Grand Prize for one lucky crafter to be a Guest designer for TE — I can’t wait to see all those cards being […]