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Happy HollyDays with Coredinations

Today I’m sharing an easy Holly Card and Box on the Core’dinations blog! You can make your own cute holly set by following my tutorial on the Core blog! Need some fun stamps?  Check out my Oh Christmas Puns stamp set on the Joy’s Life Products Page.  That’s what I used on the holly card! I created…

Poinsettia Mason Jar Topper with Spellbinders & Xyron
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Poinsettia Mason Jar Topper with Spellbinders & Xyron

This poinsettia mason jar topper happened completely by accident.  True story.  I opened the package of Frame One Shapez Dies by Spellbinders and when I removed them they shifted in a way that looked like a poinsettia to me.  A happy accident! I cut out five shapes in red and one large one in green.  Next, I used the…

Wine Cork Christmas Tree with Faber Castell
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Wine Cork Christmas Tree with Faber Castell

I was inspired to make this wine cork Christmas tree by a bunch of them that I saw on Pinterest. I knew I could make a cool one using Gelatos. They do such a great job coloring a variety of surfaces. This project was no exception! If you’re new to Gelatos, you might enjoy trying…

Rustic Washi Tape Christmas Tree Tag with Faber Castell
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Rustic Washi Tape Christmas Tree Tag with Faber Castell

This technique is super fun! You can create a wood paneled look to your projects by covering them with Washi Tape and simply adding Gesso and Gelatos.  Let me show you how! Grab some Gesso, washi tape, chipboard and a foam brush. Cover the chipboard with washi tape.  I decided to layer mine starting with…

Red White & Blue Blog Hop Firecracker Boxes
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Red White & Blue Blog Hop Firecracker Boxes

Hi crafty friends!  Welcome to the Red, White & Blue blog hop!  Be sure to go to the end of this post so you can check out all the great things the other ladies made.  Leave a comment on this post to be eligible to win an Echo Park paper pack! To create this fun…

Fun Camera Shaped Card
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Fun Camera Shaped Card

I had a blast making these cards!  I love shaped cards.  I think they are my favorite kind to make.  I downloaded this one called “Camera Shaped Card” from the Silhouette store. I used my new stamp sets “That Tastes Punny” and “Punny Animals” for the “Say Cheese” and “Sorry I was snappy” sayings. “Oh,…

3D Christmas Pop Up Cards – Lori Whitlock Design Team Post
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3D Christmas Pop Up Cards – Lori Whitlock Design Team Post

If you still need to make some Christmas cards, try these cute pop ups by Lori Whitlock!  I decided to make mine super simple by using her Christmas Day digital paper to help me create cards that I could print and cut using my Silhouette Cameo. Using the Silhouette software, I positioned the digital paper onto the…

How to Make a Gift Bag from Scrapbook Paper – Blog Hop
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How to Make a Gift Bag from Scrapbook Paper – Blog Hop

Don’t miss all of the participating crafty bloggers at the bottom of this post! Do you have any scrapbook paper that you don’t love?  I know I do!  One great thing you can do with it is turn it into gift bags! I’m using the Scor Pal score boardtoday. I asked for it for Christmas…

Make a Snowman Card from Paper Punches – Glue Dots Design Team
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Make a Snowman Card from Paper Punches – Glue Dots Design Team

You know I love die cut machines.  They are this crafty girl’s BFF.  However, I decided that I needed a good challenge, so I took a look around my newly cleaned craft room (only took me about 6 months to clean it) and zeroed in on my paper punches.  You know what I learned?  You…