Photo Craze

Polaroids are definitely hot, hot, hot right now in the scrapbooking and card making world!
Karen Ellis sure got it right when she designed Pixel Perfect. This set has so many wonderful images that can be used in your mixed media projects, cards and layouts.
For this card I used the polaroid to frame an image from…  |  read more »

Take a Powder

Don’t worry….hee hee…’re not bothering me! I just want you to get out your embossing powders. Do you even remember where you have them stashed?
I’m so glad that I pulled mine out for this card. I do have to remind myself to use them on my projects and I’m so happy when I do because…  |  read more »

Stamps and Washi Tape

You may have noticed that a lot of crafters are joining the Washi Tape craze. Well I thought I would show you how you can use your stamps to make your own Washi tape.

First off you will need to get some medical tape. You can get this at your local pharmacy. You will want the…  |  read more »

Oh Snap!

Good Morning everyone!
Today I have a clean and simple card for you. Sometimes you just don’t need or have the time to make a super fussy card. I also think that a simpler card can also be just as or even more effective.

I created my own background using a mask and some mist. I then…  |  read more »

Tea for Two

One of my favourite things to do with myStampBOX stamps is to use a technique called paper piecing.
A new stamp in my arsenal is just perfect for doing this. It’s called “Special Teas”.
The tea cup was just crying out to be paper pieced!! LOL!
Instead of just colouring in the image I stamped it 3 separate…  |  read more »

Gift Bag

I have an altered project for you today.
It’s my grandnephew Evan’s birthday soon and even though I haven’t bought him a gift yet I knew that I would probably need a gift bag. I had some plain white gift bags in my stash so I grabbed my stamps and some paper and started creating.
Here is…  |  read more »

It’s Challenge Day

Today is Wednesday and here at myStampBOX that means that it’s “Challenge Day.”
Normally when I make a project and I want to include a bow I pull out my ribbons. Well not this time. This time I made a bow from patterned paper and I love how it turned out!!
Here is my card:

So my challenge…  |  read more »

Happy Valentine’s Day!!

Since I don’t have any little ones at home any more I like to give my grandnephews a little something on Valentine’s Day.
I’m going to give them these little treat bags filled with candy hearts and to decorate the bags I made the treat bag toppers which will double as a card.

On both the toppers…  |  read more »

It’s Show and Tell Day

Every year for Christmas I make my niece a calendar that is filled with layouts about her little boys. This is one of the pages that I made using a photo of her little boys at Ball Hockey.

For the stars on either corner of the photo I used the Back to the Basics set  with…  |  read more »

8th Day of Christmas – Tags

On the 8th day of Christmas my true love gave to me………yes I am singing! LOL!
Okay I will get to the crafting in stead. I decided to make some gift tags using some little tags from our product partner Canvas Corp. They are just the right size to put on my Christmas gifts.

I…  |  read more »