Must Love Dogs (and Cats!)

Good day, crafty friends! Are you a pet lover? I love animals, but I’ve got some bad allergies, so it’s always tricky for me. So the next best thing is to craft with them! I needed some inspiration so I asked designers Shelly Mercado and Charmaine Ikach to create some projects using TE’s fun Pawsitively Purrfect […]



From a Grateful Nation

Well, crafty friends, it’s finally Friday! And I know many of you are preparing for a weekend of relaxation during Memorial Day Weekend (stay safe!) with bbq’s and a nice extended weekend. It always seems like Summer is here once Memorial Day comes around, doesn’t it? Before we head out for some fun, we wanted […]



World’s Best

Hello, friends! This week is just flying by, isn’t it? With Mother’s Day in the recent past, I’ve been looking ahead and thinking about Dad’s Day. I love this holiday. I always feel like the dads in my life don’t get shown the love they deserve quite as much as they should. So I was […]



Fun with Felt Week: 3-D Felt Projects!

Happy Thursday, crafty friends! We hope you have been enjoying all the fun we’ve been having with FELT this week. Today, we are going to show off a few 3-D projects that our incredible designers whipped up. The first is a super sweet felt headband that Charmaine Ikach crafter for her super sweet daughter. Check […]



Cards for Big Guys & Little Guys Week: Happy Retirement!

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: 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 […]



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 […]



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… […]



Feeling Lucky!

Happy Thursday to you, crafty friends! It’s March, which means in a few short weeks we’ll be celebrating St. Patrick’s Day! Do you make cards for this fun-filled holiday? It’s a great crafty excuse to send someone a happy, joyful card. To inspire you, Creative Team members Charmaine Ikach and Shannon White are sharing two […]