Category Archives: Christmas

Christmas in July

By Card Making and Paper Crafts Contributor Heidi. Follow Heidi on Instagram @bluescallopcreations.

Even though the holidays are months away, it’s never too early to think about what kind of cards you would like to send out.  If you are planning on making your own cards, you want them to be quick and easy to recreate.   My project today uses only paper punches and your favorite paper for a modern and fun twist on the traditional Christmas card.

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How to Create a Background Using the Smack Down Technique

By Card Making & Scrapbooking Contributor

Peg Rounds

From Peg’s Crafting Corner

Here’s another great way to create a background for your cards.  The ink is built up from light to dark making each image “pop” off the paper.  It’s a good way to use those individual stamps or one main image.

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