Paper Pumpkin Alternative Cards

At the bottom of this post you will find a variety of cards that I made using supplies included in past Paper Pumpkin kits. But first, I want to tell you a little bit Paper Pumpkin kits, the current Paper Pumpkin Promotion that ends today and a “spoiler alert” about the September Paper Pumpkin kit that will be mailed on Sept.  11. If haven’t already heard, Paper Pumpkin is a monthly craft kit available from…

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Back to School Pencil Card

Here is a card that I made to send my grandchildren for Back to School.  I’m not sure either of them are excited about their first day of school, but everyone loves to receive cards in the mail! To create the Card Base, start with a 5-1/2″ x 6″ piece of Kraft Cardstock.  Score the 6″ side at 3″ and fold.  You should have a card that is 3″ x 5-1/2″ when folded.  Cut the…

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Ribbon of Courage – Embossed Leaf

Here is a card we made at my Card Classes earlier this month.  The leaf was cut out of Watercolor Paper using the Leaflets Framelits Dies and then colored with an Aquapainter and Ink Pads.  When the paper was dry , the heart image was Heat Embossed with Gold Stampin’ Emboss Powder. You can combine other shapes to make your own unique embossed, watercolor paper.  A die cut tree embossed with a flower.  A bird…

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