Using Stamps To Create Backgrounds

Hello Everyone! Can you believe that February is already almost over?! This year is just flying by … it seems like it was just yesterday that Winter CHA was happening down in Anaheim, CA and manufacturers were unveiling their new products and collections for 2014!
Speaking of new products and collections … did anyone else notice…  |  read more »

Tis the season to be crafty…fa la la….

Hello everyone!
Aimee here, new Design Team member!

I’m an all around crafty, artsy fartsy chick. I’ve been married for almost 19 years and we have three teenagers, three dogs, and one old cranky kitty. I’m a total Disney nerd, huge Bon Jovi fan, and maybe a little ADD.  Everything must have glitter on it, and we…  |  read more »

It’s Your B-Day

Today I have a card to share using two great myStamp Box stamp sets: Mention It and Graphic Borders. I created a background for my card using the Graphic Borders stamp. Thanks for stopping by!

Blog banner

It may be absolutely freezing outside but I’m in the springy mood and ready to clean, order, and freshen up and that means my blog too.
I’ve made myself a new blog banner which is so easy and fun to do, this one took me just half an hour.

I started with a piece of card 28…  |  read more »

Some Spring Sunshine… On a Canvas!

For my blog post for myStamp Box this month I thought I would create a little sunshine as we longingly await the arrival of spring here in Alberta, snug up against the Rockies.  It has been a loooooong winter and we are more than ready for some beautiful Alberta blue sky and…  |  read more »

Happy Day

Today I’m sharing a card I made for my niece, Erin. The cover photo she uses on her Facebook page inspired me to try my hand at creating a project with flying creatures and shimmery wings. Here’s what I made.

I started by creating a muted background using the four softest shades of Distress Ink that…  |  read more »

Simply playing

Sometimes there are projects which simply evolve as you go along and this is one of those projects.
My starting point was the house shaped card and background created with my Gelato’s by Faber Castell.  I wanted to add some collage to the pages and thought I’d use a couple of book pages which were already…  |  read more »

Be-LEAF It or Not… it’s Autumn!!

Howdy all!  As it’s September 26th today, we have now ushered in the season of AUTUMN!  My favourite time of year.  There is nothing like cool autumn evenings and beautiful fall foliage.
So in honour of the beginning of autumn, I thought I would showcase a series of cards using LEAVES within their designs!  So today…  |  read more »

From This… into That!

Hello everyone!  Ally here! There is only a few more days left to bask in the glory of summer before the kids go back to school.  I hope you enjoy your last few days.
Today I’m going to share a simple min album.  I used one of the fabulous NEW myStamp BOX Chipboard “Cloud” Albums.  These…  |  read more »

Trend Spotting with myStamp BOX!

Howdy all!  Happy Monday!
Please check our blog tomorrow for the winners of last week’s contests!!!
Today we’re going to talk about TRENDS!  The crafting world has many trends or fads but two of the most popular trends right now are…
HEXAGONS & WASHI TAPE!
Hexagons are ‘all that’ in the crafting world and myStamp BOX has the PERFECT…  |  read more »