Suzanne’s Birthday Surprise Blog Hop

Suzanne's Birthday Surprise Blog Hop

Woot, woot! We are celebrating an amazing woman today, Miss Suzanne! I can’t tell you how lucky I am to have met her. She is my inspiration, my daily kick in the butt, and the most incredible stamp designer I know. She is my crafty superhero, Superman can go home (or to her, LOL). For your birthday I wish you that your dreams come true and all your plans work out. I wish you a humongous cake with Henry Cavill jumping out of it. I’m sending a huge hug, just for you with a little note on it, saying “stay …

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Video: So Suzy Special – Snowflakes are Kisses from Heaven

Snowflakes are Kisses from Heaven

Brrr, winter…Even though I’m living in California I need my warmer temperatures back. The only good thing about winter is snow (some might disagree with me), especially when you didn’t have snow for 3 years now. Good that So Suzy has such cute winter sentiments like this one: “Snowflakes are kisses from heaven.” *squeeee* I just recently made a trip to IKEA (needed some craft furniture πŸ˜› ) and I also brought some napkins home. Because these had snowflakes on them I thought that they would fit really good to the sentiment, so I created a mixed media style card …

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Video: So Suzy January Blog Hop – Glamorous Wedding Card

Welcome to the So Suzy Blog Hop, woohoo! I’m so glad that you are joining us for all the fun. If you arrived from Nupur’s blog, you are at the right place πŸ™‚ I thought that you had a lot to read throughout the hop already, so let’s mix things up with a short video. I had so much fun creating this glamorous wedding card using So Suzy’s stamps and the gorgeous Nuvo embossing powder in Glitter Noir. Have you tried one of these yet? If not, you should πŸ˜‰ I hope that you enjoyed my short video. My glamorous …

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Throw on a Crown – Celebrating Snarkfest

throw on a crown

New yhear, new challenges. Welcome to the Can You Case It challenge #144 using the colors Aqua and Watermelon. Because we are currently celebrating Snarkfest in the Snarky Stampers Facebook group (feel free to join πŸ˜‰ ), I wanted to create a silly card. The colors are perfect for my new gummy bear stamp set, so I went with three of them and I chose the “Throw on a crown” stamp from So Suzy Stamps. I started by stamping the three bears onto vellum, fuzzy cutting them and coloring them with Copics from the back. That gave them a more …

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Video: A Sparkly Thank You With Nuvo Glimmer Paste

sparkly thank you

Hi and welcome to a new year full of amazing adventures! Let’s start with a new video showing you how I created this sparkly Thank You card using Nuvo Glimmer Paste and some really neat dies. I’m starting to try products in different ways, that’s why I’m using the Glimmer Paste as a paint, versus a modelling paste. I think it turned out really nice πŸ˜› You might have seen that I used gloves for this technique. In general you don’t need to worry about getting the paste off of your hands. I just used gloves to keep the glimmer …

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Video: Merry Christmoose with more Sparkle

Merry Christmoose

I’m back on the Kat Scrappiness blog with some more sparkle and a Merry Christmoose card. I had to use the Nuvo Glimmer Paste again, I just can’t help it πŸ™‚ This card is a little more settled than my last one, the goofy looking moose from Whipper Snapper Designs deserved a little sparkle though. And what is Christmas without sparkle?! Exactly! This quick video shows you how easy it is to create a cute card with the Nuvo Glimmer Paste and Embossing Powder. The results are super pretty and your craft room doesn’t look like a huge mess afterwards. …

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Joining the Coffee Lover Winter Blog Hop

winter coffee lover blog hop

Wow, it’s already Winter. Time for cute Christmas decoration, Peppermint Lattes, delicious chocolate and some snow (well, not for me). And to celebrate the upcoming cozy season I’m joining the Coffee Lover Winter Blog Hop with this fun Christmas card. I started by die-cutting a bunch of pieces from white card stock and the background from this amazing paper pack from Carta Bella. I just love the plaid paper in there! Red and gold always look gorgeous together, so I used the Nuvo Glimmer Paste in Golden Crystal for the snowflake pattern. The Nuvo paste dries rather quickly, maybe 30 …

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Video: So Much Sparkle for Santa and his Helper

sparkle for santa

Hello and welcome to a new card for Kat Scrappiness, using a lot of sparkle and a new to me stamp brand, Nordic Stamps. Santa and his reindeer are just so adorable that they needed a lot of sparkly goodness around them. To create all this sparkle for Santa and his little helper, I used the new Nuvo Glimmer Paste and Embossing Powder. I just love both of them, for several reasons. First, the glitter is not too much. It’s sparkly, but not blinding. Second, the glitter is containable. You don’t have a huge mess on your craft table afterwards, …

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Leave a Little Sparkle with So Suzy Stamps

leave a little sparkle

The cold months already started, the weather get’s icky and in most parts of the country people are already running around in winter coats. Brrr… In order to keep the winter depression far away, I created a card using the new So Suzy sentiment “Leave a little sparkle wherever you go“. I thought that this works just perfectly for a positive “terrible weather card” πŸ˜› Don’t forget, there is still time to leverage the free shipping for all orders, international and domestic, over $25 (till November 5th) You can start shopping here. I started by spreading my new Nuvo Glimmer …

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Bah Humbug – A Snarktoberfest Christmas Card

bah humbug

Welcome back to Snarktoberfest. Let’s continue with our snarky celebrations and spread the fun and giggles πŸ™‚ Today’s card is rather simple and could be your perfect Christmas card for this year πŸ˜‰ I started by cutting the background with a stitched border die. Then I stamped the “Bah Humbug” to the left and the MFT reindeer to the right side. I just love the face expression of it! It fits perfect with that sentiment πŸ˜€ Now I colored the reindeer and added some Nuvo Drops in Morning Dew to the nose and the Christmas ornaments. Finally, I adhered it …

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