Liquid Watercolor Week Day 3: Detail Painting

Hey there, crafty friends! Happy Hump Day! This week we’re exploring our new liquid watercolor and so far the blog has been packed full of amazing inspiration, tutorials, video content, and new products. If you’re just happening upon watercolor week today then make sure you check out previous posts and set a reminder to come […]



Liquid Watercolor Week Day 2: Color Wash & Shimmer Liquid

Good morning, crafty friends! Wow – I’m ready for some sunshine! We’ve had rainy days for the last week and the dreary skies are starting to wear on me. On the flip side, when it’s raining I don’t have to feel guilty for spending lots of time in stamp room! Today, I’m continuing with Liquid […]



Liquid Watercolor Week Day 1: Color Mixing

Good morning, crafty friends! I hope you all had a wonderful weekend! It was a productive one here as we cleared out gently used and retired merchandise at our annual warehouse sale. Thanks to all who stopped by and helped lighten our load by giving a new home to these goodies! It was also a […]



Die Cutting for Days: Happy Camper

Happy Friday, friends! Any big weekend plans? I’ll be working this weekend as we open up the local studio for our annual warehouse sale. Throughout the year we accumulate lots of gently used stamps, tools, retired items, and random crafty goodies we find stashed away in corners of our warehouse we didn’t even know we […]



Die Cutting for Days: Surf Bus Scene

Hey there, crafty friends! Did you learn a thing to two from Jean’s tools, tips, and tricks post yesterday? I hope so! One of my favorite parts of product development is designing collections of products that fit together and can be used in a variety of ways. So whether the product is something we released […]



Die Cutting for Days: Tools, Tips, & Tricks

Good morning, crafty friends! I hope your week is off to a great start! Wait… I guess it’s Wednesday so half the week has already passed me by! Today I’m popping in to share a project along with tools, tips, and tricks from our resident die cutting expert, Creative Team member Jean Manis. If you’ve […]



Make This Project: America the Beautiful

Good morning, crafty friends! It’s time for another Make This Project and today I have one of my all-time favorite patriotic projects to share with you! I pop in on the occasional Friday with an inspiring project that comes with step-by-step instructions and an easy add-to-cart feature to pick up any of the products you might not […]



Color Comparison & Color Chart Cards (that’s a lot of C words!)

Hello, crafty friends! Our June Release launched last week and there were so many new goodies to share that I didn’t get much of an opportunity to introduce you to our newest ink & cardstock colors —Pineapple and Blue Raspberry! To begin, I’d like to show you a comparison of Pineapple with two other hues […]



Celebrate Freedom & Fireworks

Hey there, crafty friends! Happy Hump Day! Yesterday was my birthday so I’m coming off the high of all the wonderful birthday wishes! Both of my parents are here from California and the best part of my day was the celebration my kids helped plan for me which included a yummy dinner, a handmade potholder, and […]



Land of the Free – Home of the Brave

Good morning, crafty friends! I hope you had a great weekend! Yesterday was a day of recovery for me as the TE Team and I rolled back into town around midnight after a weekend of crafty fun. We took the show on the road to Collinsville, IL (near St. Louis) where we set up a […]