One of the best things about the summer months is the ability to hosting a lot of outdoor summer parties. I have always liked the beautiful papel picado patterns and thought it would be fun to create one for a summer fiesta.  This bright and...

CELEBRATE with Card Making This is a time to celebrate with our family, friends and loved ones.  We celebrate our families, our jobs, our schools: all the things this nation offers us.  Since 1776 we have worked together to build communities that allow us to share...

Celebrate summer with this fun card that looks awesome with this dragonfly but can be easily improvised with any materials that you might have on hand. This standup card can display a message to friends or family about the joys of summer....

Our Mothers are our best friends, our first and last supporters, and this special day is a chance to say Thank You, with a handmade card, crafted with love. For this particular design, start with Coral and cut it so it is only 7.25" wide. The...

Love is in the air! Several of my friends just got engaged over Valentine's Day and are now in full wedding planning mode. To help get them going on their DIY Wedding decor I couldn't help but design these lovely cherry blossom lanterns. After all...

We got such positive response from our Halloween paper cut village that we knew we had to out do ourselves and design a winter village that is not only one layer of paper but three. This paper cut holiday village has a mountain scape in the...

Best stocking stuffers, ever: tags with a money pocket tucked inside and sealed with a ribbon through the tag hole. So fast, you will keep making them for all of your family and friends. Check them off your "Nice" list.  They are all made the...

Sometimes the card is the present, especially when handmade with love and great paper from Paper-Papers.com. Cute Christmas punches or die cuts, along with a few crystals, some red velvet ribbon and pearls, will give you really simple and flashy designs that are fast and...

Fall brings changes. The leaves are still in the trees and the colors are coming in: green, gold, orange, and red. Parchtone, Aged, 80 lb cover offers subtle texture, with an aged antique effect. After scoring and folding in half, a full sheet of the Aged. Complement...

The fun never stops with a coin battery LED card. This one is basic and simpler than it sounds. Keep referring to the photos, then watch some of the YouTube.com links at the bottom of the article and your card will light up quickly.  They...