Brutus Monroe + Winnie and Walter!

I love it when two amazing stamp companies can join together show off what they can do as a team! This week, Brutus Monroe and Winnie and Walter are teaming up and sharing their creations. The Inspiration Team has worked (or played) hard to bring some fantastic inspiration, so please keep and eye on the…

Brutus Monroe + Deco Foil!

When I found out that BRUTUS MONROE was teaming up with DECO FOIL, I was so excited! I’ve been having fun foiling all the things with these fabulous new foils, and I have a fun card to share with you today! What could possibly make shiny foil even better? Foiling on top of GLITTERSTOCK! Whaaaat?!?…

A Few of My Favorite Things

This week’s blog hop with the Brutus Monroe team is one I very much enjoyed! The theme is Team Favorites- everyone is creating something using their favorite Brutus Monroe items. My favorite items on this card are some of my NEW favorites. I used some recently released items from Brutus Monroe to create a very…

Remember When Blog Hop + GIVEAWAY!

Welcome to the REMEMBER WHEN BLOG HOP! This hop was so much fun to be a part of! Im sure we all have some older craft items and tools in our stash, so why not bust them out to see what we can create? I found some sticker frames and things from an old scrapbook…

Tone on Tone Stenciling + Die Cut Embellishments

Welcome back! I created this card in response to a challenge swap group I recently joined on Facebook. The idea is to be paired up with another card maker and then swap challenges. After you create a card using the challenge your swap buddy gave you, you mail it off to them!   My challenge…

A Big Huge Thanks! Brutus Monroe Stamp of the Month Club!

I’m back again with a fun stenciled background! This background was created with the BRUTUS MONROE POLKA STENCIL as well as a few colors of SURFACE INKS. I taped the stencil over my card base and then gently blended on my ink color. After removing the stencil, I used the same ink color and blended…

Watercoloring Over Stencils + Brutus Monroe Sweet Pops Stamp Set

Welcome back, crafty friends! Today’s card features a technique I have only just tried for the first time recently. I grabbed some of my BRUTUS MONROE STENCILS, their new SWEET POPS STAMP SET, and some watercolors and created a clean and simple card!   I wanted to see what would happen if I tried to…

Big Top Stamp Set from Brutus Monroe and Ink Blended Die Cuts!

Hello friends! This week’s card for BRUTUS MONROE is so fun and colorful! Their new circus-themed stamp set, BIG TOP, was a blast to play with. I felt like this card needed lots of color, so I used bright hues on the images, and matched those colors with some inks on my die cuts to…

Layered Stamping with Hero Arts, Brutus Monroe, and Pink and Main!

Hello, friends! If you like browsing your local craft stores like I do, you may have noticed several of them having some fantastic sales lately! Especially Hobby Lobby! I visited there last week and found this fun layering stamp set by Hero Arts for only $4! I LOVE finding a great deal! This is the…

Using Colored Pencils on Kraft Cardstock

Welcome! Today’s cards feature a very simple technique that gives great results. Lately I have been in a phase where I am loving kraft cardstock on my cards. I love the natural look they bring to a project, so I decided to try a little colored pencil coloring on these images. I made two cards…