Monday, May 14, 2018


Happy Cinco De Mayo 2018
Collaboration:
Cinco de Mayo or Summer Fun Line-up:
<a href="https://jshobbiesandcrafts.com/blog/">JS Hobbies and Crafts</a>
<a href="http://amadorcraftkit.com/blog/">Amador's Crafts & Kits</a>
<a href="http://www.flairbyme.net/blog">Flair by Me</a>
<a href="http://www.decor8yourlife.com/blog/">Decor8yourlife</a>
<a href="https://angelrosedesignstm.blogspot.com/">Vanessa AngelRose Designs</a>

My Giveaway

Donated by Ms. Sandi Nagel.
The rules for my giveaway are very simple. First, you must be 18 yrs or older to be considered for a prize.  You must leave a comment on this blog post and the other blog posts in the hop.  My giveaway is open to US Residents only.  This giveaway closes on Sunday, May 6th.  ******IMPORTANT****** My winner will be announced here on my blog.   Look for Blog Post Title: Blog Hop Winner Announcement on Wednesday, May 9th.  It is the responsibility of the person who comments on this blog to come back and check to see if he/she has won.  Winner will have 48 hours (from Blog Hop Winner Announcement post date) to come forward (a comment that he/she has won) or forfeit his/her prize.  
To those who follow me on YouTubeInstagram, etc. I will not be announcing the winner of this giveaway on my social media. You must return to this blog to find out if you’re my winner.
This is my first 3-D card.

Supplies used in this project.

Cardstock, photos printed from Pinterest, ATG Tape, and mounting tape.


Steps for the card:

Step one: Cut a card to measure 5" long X 5" high.
Step 2:  I printed Cinco De Mayo pictures from Pinterest and then I cut them all out by hand.
Step 3:  I used ATG Tape to adhere the mat to the card.
Step 4:  I used foam mounting tape to adhere all the cutouts to the card. 

 
Step 5:  Then I adhered a mat to the inside of the card.


Step 6: I put my information on the back of the card.

Video Link:


  1. Wow Vanessa! This is such a beautiful card! You did an amazing job on this dimensional! Thank you for participating hon! Hugs!
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  2. Sweet...perfect for u daughter's b-day on cinco de mayo
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  3. Beautiful job from all you guys!!!! I have loved everything you guys have shared! Thank you
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  4. Lovely card! Happy Cinco De Mayo!
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  5. Beautiful and fun card! tfs Hugs, Christine (shabbypinkhouse)
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  6. Beautiful cards new to your site looking forward to see more of your work Thanks for all that you do 
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  7. Very colorful!!! Love your design.
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  8. I love your card -- super cute!!
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  9. Beautiful card! So happy!!!
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  10. You did a great job! Julia Sciberras
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  11. Love the card. It's so festive.
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  12. Lovely card, tfs hugs Yorlis
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  13. Great card! Love all the dimension and the bright colors! TFS
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  14. A great, colourful and fun card

    June
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  15. Wow, such a colorful card and festive card...Thank you for sharing and for participating in the hop...Happy Cinco De Mayo!!
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  16. So beautiful, love the colors. Thanks for sharing.
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  17. What a beautiful card. I absolutely love the maracas
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  18. Love this card, so cute, loved my first blog hop, thank you all for great ideas :)
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  19. Love the card! Very festive. Thanks for sharing!
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  20. I love the maracas and peppers 🌶
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  21. What a cute card very Cinco
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  22. Great card, thanks for the inspiration, I really enjoyed the hop!
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  23. Love your card. Happy hopping!
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  24. Super cute card! Thanks for the fun blog hop!
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  25. Very nice card. Thanks for sharing.
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  26. what a happy card! thanks for sharing...
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  27. For being your first it sure is very pretty thank you for sharing.
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  28. This is the first time I follow a blog hop. I really enjoyed all the projects, tips and tutorials. I love your card.
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  29. Very fun card, so festive. tfs
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  30. So cute and festive! TFS
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  31. I liked this card a lot. Very festive -- Cinco De Mayo!!!! Thank you. I'm now going to youtube to watch some of your videos.
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  32. Thank you for sharing, can't wait to see what else you de!
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  33. Call me anything you'd like ... just not late to this party! I love your work
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  34. Loving this card is so 3D.
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  35. This hop is amazing and your card very festive.
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  36. Amazing that this was your first 3-D card! It's fantastic and picks up the flair of Cinco de Mayo beautifully, I love it! I also appreciate the great tips in your tutorial, definitely going to make this one. Thank you for sharing!
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  37. Beautiful card. It is so bright and festive. Thanks for sharing!
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  38. Amazing that this was your first 3-D card! It's fantastic and picks up the flair of Cinco de Mayo beautifully, I love it! I also appreciate the great tips in your tutorial, definitely going to make this one. Thank you for sharing!

Sunday, May 13, 2018

A Mother's Day Card 


Tonight we are making a Mother's Day Card. Supplies needed: Glue Gun, card stock, bling, frame, trims, laces, scissors, bone folder, Distress ink, dauber, ATG tape (aka double sided tape), wooden pieces, and tags.



 Base card.

Step for this card:

Step #1: Cut the base 6 3/4 x 8 1/2.
Step #2: Score the card at 4 5/8. 


Step#5: Distress the card. 
Step #4: Take the printed frame and add it to cardstock.
Step #5: Cut out the frame. Also, cut out the middle of the frame.
Step #6: Adhere the frame to the card with mounting take to make 3-d. That is so you can add a photo to the frame.
Step: #7:  Type out the words HAPPY MOTHER'S DAY on your computer.
Step #8: Cut out the words and adhere them to the wooden shape.
Step #9: Add eyelash trim to the plaque. 
Step # 10:  Adhere the wooden plaque (wooden piece) to the card with mounting tape. 
 Step # 11: Add bling to the front of the card.
Step #12: Add lace and bling to the inside of the card. 

Here is the link to the video on how I made the card.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=acLVyf-X6eg

Supply links: Glue gun: https://ebay.to/2jTcF8v Scissors: https://ebay.to/2KjvEnU paper trimmer: https://ebay.to/2rApOaO Cardstock ( from my stash) trim (from my stash) lace (from my stash) bling https://bit.ly/2ru6JrS wooden piece https://bit.ly/2GbLk9Y frame https://bit.ly/2ICIz6W

#Surebonder #handcrafted #OffRay #Fiskars #Recollections #papercrafting #audienceperticipation
#Mother'sDay #TimHoltz