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 […]



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 […]



May the Luck O’ the Irish Be With You!

Happy St. Patrick’s Day, crafty friends! Are you wearing green today and hitting any fun parades? Well, our resident Irish lassie, Shannon White, will get you into the lucky spirit with two St. Paddy’s Day cards she created to unleash her inner leprechaun. Check them out… A Note from Shannon about her cards… Well, being […]



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 […]



We Just Fit

Happy, happy Valentine’s Day, crafty friends! Have you been spreading love-day cheer? Well, today is the perfect to day to continue to create something for someone you love, as designer Shannon White shows us with her darling card. Check it out and share L-O-V-E!   Happy Valentine’s Day! Since I had my V-Day supplies out, […]