Fall Into Fall Week: Pumpkin Spice Makes Everything Nice!

A happy hello, crafty friends! We are just a couple weeks into Fall, and with it comes apple picking, pumpkin pie, turning leaves, and Thanksgiving heading our way next month! I’m thinking about all the blessings in my life — good health, loving family, terrific friends, fabulous co-workers — almost too many to count. It’s […]



Tricks & Treats Week: It’s Alive (and Really Cute)!

Boo to you, crafty friends! Are you going to be throwing a Halloween extravaganza? Or, do you just love to decorate for this fun holiday? Either way, today I’m sharing an adorable project from Shannon White that would do Dr. Frankenstein proud. Check it out… Notes from Shannon about her project… I don’t know about you […]



Tricks & Treats Week: Dressed Up Treats!

A big boo to you, crafty friends! We are just coming off of the biggest Release of the year last week with our super fun holiday/Christmas release of new stamps, dies, and more — so now I think we deserve a little treat, a creative Halloween treat, that is! This week, I’m going to share […]



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 […]



Spook-tacular Cards Week: The House on the Hill

Hello there, Friday friends! It’s been a terribly fun week here on the TE Blog, what with me getting to show off all these spookilicious Halloween cards! I’m rounding out the week with another winner from our resident scream queen, Shannon White! You know that creepy house that your friends always dared each other to […]



Spook-tacular Cards Week: Hello, Mummy!

A big BOO to you, crafty friends! This week, I’m sharing some pretty awesome Halloween cards — with this tricksy holiday just around the corner, I am getting all my cards ready to send out to friends and family. Today, I’ve got Shannon White joining us and she is the queen of holiday fun. I […]



Christmas in July — How do you spell S-N-O-W?

Hello, crafty friends! It’s mid-week and I’m still in the mood for Christmas in July! This week I’m sharing some terrific projects from our talented design team, and today I’ve got a ‘cool’ one from Shannon White. Check it out… Notes from Shannon… WhooHoo! Christmas in July! Yay! Well, it’s definitely one way to keep […]



Let’s Make Beautiful Things

It’s Hump Day, crafty friends! I was holed up in my craft space for a few days creating things for others people (my favorite thing to do) when I came across this project from designer Shannon White. She reminded me that, sometimes, it’s okay to create something for yourself! I can’t wait to share her fun […]



Welcome, Sweet Little Ones!

Hey there, crafty friends! Did you have a beautiful last few days? I was so inspired by all the amazing projects from last week’s Clearly Planned new release and today I get to share two more projects from our talented Creative Team — and this time it’s raining babies! Designers Shelly Mercado and Shannon White have […]



Fun with Felt Week: Fabulous Felt Florals!

Hey, hey, crafty friends! It’s day two of our Fun with Felt Week. If you missed out on our tips and tricks from yesterday, be sure to checkout this post HERE. Today, we’re taking our felt for a spin with a striking card from Jen Shults, who share more tips and tricks for working with […]