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Happy Halloween Mini Slimline Card

October 4, 2021

Hi everyone, it’s Tina here. Today I have a super cute Halloween cad to share with you using the new release from Joset Designs. Below are the steps to create your own card.

Step 1 – Trim White Soft Finish Cardstock to 7” x 6”, score at 3 1/2” and fold in half for a vertical side fold card. (Mini Slimline).

Step 2 – Trim White Soft Finish Cardstock to 3 1/2” x 6”. Apply Distress Oxide Inks starting from the bottom Wild Honey, Festive Berries, Wilted Violet, Chipped Sapphire, Black Soot. Spray some water and pick up the excess using a paper towel.

Step 3 – Stamp Spooky sentiment (older set, if you don’t have it then use the new Autumn Words) to the upper right corner on the background created from Step 2 using Versamark. Sprinkle White Embossing Powder, remove the excess and heat set it with a heat tool. Adhere to card front using 3mm Clear Double Sided Adhesive Tape.

Step 4 – Diecut Adventure Edges (hillside using White Soft Finish Cardstock and grass using Green Cardstock). Color in Hillside using Distress Oxide Walnut Stain. Adhere the hillside using Foam Tape and Grass using Kid’s Choice Glue.

Step 5 – Diecut Corn Field using various colors of cardstock (or White Cardstock and add Distress Oxide Ink). Assemble and adhere to card using Kid’s Choice Glue.

Step 6 – Diecut Scarecrow using various colors of cardstock (or White Cardstock and add Distress Oxide Ink) and 2 crows using Black Cardstock. Assemble and adhere to card using Foam Tape.

I love the new Scarecrow. In future I want to do a card using the Scarecrow to create a Raggedy Ann and Andy. Which will extend the life of the Scarecrow beyond Halloween theme. Below is a link to all the products used. Thank you for stopping by and Happy Crafting!

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Merry And Bright Mini Slimline Card

September 20, 2021

Hi everyone, it’s Tina here. Today I have a Holiday card to share with you using the new Classic Christmas Special Kit. It is jam packed with dies and a stamp set to help with your holiday cards. Below is the steps to create your own card.

Step 1 – Trim White Soft Finish Cardstock to 7″ x 6″, score at 3 1/2″ and fold in half for a vertical side fold card. (Mini Slimline)

Step 2 – Trim White Soft Finish Cardstock to 3 1/4″ x 5 3/4″. Apply Distress Oxide onto a craft mat and spray with water. Dip the trimmed cardstock into the ink. Heat set and repeat until you reach the desired effect. I used Distress oxide Salty Ocean, Salvaged Patina, Shaded Lilac. (Optional – Place a Snow stencil and add texture paste to create a snowfall). Let dry.

Step 3 – Stamp Holiday Sparkle sentiment using Versamark, sprinkle Silver Embossing Powder and remove the excess. Heat set it with a Heat Tool.

Step 4 – Diecut Ornament using Holographic Cardstock and snowflake using Mirrored Cardstock. Assemble using Kid’s Choice Glue. Adhere to panel using Foam Tape and adhere a Silver String. Then adhere to card front using Foam Tape.

This card is easy to mass produce. Below is a link to all the products used. Thank you for stopping by and Happy Crafting!

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Elizabeth Craft Designs General Joset Designs

Mini Slimline Happy Halloween Card

September 6, 2021

Hi everyone, it’s Tina here. I have a spooktacular card to share with you using the Scarecrow die. I just love how it glows against my background. Below you will find the steps to create your own card.

Step 1 – Trim White Soft Finish Cardstock to 7” x 6”, score at 3 1/2” and fold in half for a vertical side fold card. (Mini Slimline)

Step 2 – Trim White Soft Finish Cardstock to 3 1/2” x 6”. Apply ink of your choice. I used Distress Oxide in Wlted Violet, Chipped Sapphire and Black Soot. Splash some water and wait 15 seconds and then place a Paper Towel on top to absorb with water. Let dry then adhere the panel to card using 3mm Clear Double Sided Adhesive Tape.

Step 3 – Diecut Halloween Scenery using Black Cardstock. Stamp Spooky Sentiment using Versamark. Sprinkle White Embossing Powder and remove the excess. Heat set it with a Heat Tool. (Both Halloween Scenery and Spooky Sentiment is discontinued so this will apply to anyone who already has it in their stash. Also I did some masking to only have the Happy Halloween, simply place Washi tape on top of the areas you don’t want to stamp, ink it up then before stamping remove the Washi tape). Adhere to card using Foam Tape.

Step 4 – Diecut Scarecrow using various colors of cardstock. I added some shading to the pumpkin head and arms using Distress Oxide Ripe Persimmon and Black Soot to the clothing. Assemble using Kids Choice Blue and adhere it to the card using Foam Tape.

The Scarecrow is a fun die and can be used on Tags, cards and other projects. Below is a link to the products used. Thank you for stopping by and Happy Crafting.

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Live In The Moment Mini Slimline Card

August 16, 2021

Hi everyone, it’s Tina here. I have a Mini Slimline card to share using the Toasted Marshmallows and Zen Stamps to create this summery camp fire card. It’s been many years since I sat by a campfire and I felt like a kid roasting marshmallows and the atmosphere was filled with laughter and friends. Below are the steps to create your own card.

Step 1 – Trim White Soft Finish Cardstock to 7” x 6”, score at 3 1/2” and fold in half for a vertical side fold card (Mini Slimline)

Step 2 – Trim White Soft Finish Cardstock to 3 1/4” x 5 3/4”. Adhere a piece of masking sheet towards the bottom about 1” from the bottom. Apply Distress Oxide Wilted Violet, Chipped Sapphire and Black Soot. Remove the masking sheet and cover to expose the bottom and apply Distress Oxide Vintage Photo, Walnut Stain and Black Soot around the edges. Using a water brush add some water splashes. Let Dry.

Step 3 – Stamp Zen Sentiments to the bottom of the panel created from Step 2 using Versamark. Sprinkle White Embossing Powder and remove the excess. Heat set it with a Heat Tool. Adhere the panel to the card front using 3mm Clear Double Sided Adhesive Tape.

Step 4 – Diecut Toasted Marshmallows using various colors of cardstock. Assemble using Kids Choice Glue and adhere to card using Foam Tape.

This card can be used for several occasions by changing the sentiment. Below is a link to all the products used. Thank you for stopping by and Happy Crafting!

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Mini Slimline Cow’s It Going? Card

August 2, 2021

Hi everyone, it’s Tina here. I have a simple card to share using the Cow, Adventure Edges along with the Stitched Ovals to create a frame. Below you will find the steps to create your own card.

Step 1 – Trim White Soft Finish Cardstock to 7” x 6”, score at 3 1/2” and fold in half for a vertical side fold card. (Mini Slimline)

Step 2 – Diecut Adventure Edges (clouds) using a scrap piece of cardstock. Place on top of the card front and apply Distress Oxide Ink Tumbled Glass to the edge. Move it down and repeat until you have filled the entire card front.

Step 3 – Diecut Stitched Oval and Fitted Oval using White Soft Finish Cardstock to create a frame. Place it on the card front and using a pencil lightly mark the top of the inside oval. This will help for the placement of the stamp.

Step 4 – Stamp Life Is Better On The Farm sentiment using Versafine Onyx Black Ink. Using the pencil as a guide you can shape the stamp on your stamping tool so it will stamp in an oval shape. Once the ink is dry you can erase the pencil mark.

Step 5 – Adhere the Oval Frame created from Step 3 using Foam Tape.

Step 6 – Diecut Cow in various colors of cardstock. I used White, Black and Tan. Assemble the cow head using tweezers and Kid’s Choice Glue then adhere to the card front using Foam Tape.

Step 7 – For added interest randomly adhere some Pearls.

This card can be personalized to the recipient by changing the character that the recipient loves. You can also change up the sentiment. Below is a link to all the products used. Thank you for stopping by and Happy Crafting!

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Elizabeth Craft Designs General Joset Designs

Mini Slimline It’s Your Birthday Card

July 19, 2021

Hi everyone, it’s Tina here. Today’s card I will how you how to create your A2 backgrounds into slimline. As long as there is a repeating pattern you can do this. Below are the steps to create your own card.

Step 1 – Trim White Soft Finish Cardstock to 7” x 6”, score at 3 1/2” and fold in half for a vertical side fold card. (Mini Slimline)

Step 2 – Diecut Organic Triangle Background using White Cardstock. Trim White Soft Finish to 3 1/2” X 6”. Place the diecut on top of the trimmed panel. Apply Distress Oxide Ink using a Blender Brush. I used Antique Linen and Spun Sugar. Move the diecut to match the pattern and continue applying the ink.

Step 3 – Diecut Balloons in Purple Cardstock and Black for the string and bow. Assemble and adhere to card using Foam Tape. If you don’t have the Balloons die then diecut the balloon from Party Accessories.

Step 4 – Diecut Cow, Farmer (Hat), and Farm Accessories (Flower) in various colors of Cardstock. Assemble and adhere to card using Foam Tape.

Step 5 – Stamp Life Is Better On The Farm using Versafine Onyx Black Ink.

This card can be used for several occasions by changing the sentiment and removing the balloons. Below is a link to all the products used. Thank you for stopping by and Happy Crafting!

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Howdy! Mini Slimline Card

July 5, 2021

Hi everyone, it’s Tina here. Today I am sharing a card I made using the Beautiful Blooms Blossom Stamps as a background with the Sheep, Farm Accessories and Farmer dies. Below you will find the steps to create your own card.

Step 1 – Trim White Soft Finish Cardstock to 7” x 6”, score at 3 1/2” and fold in half for a vertical side fold card. (Mini Slimline)

Step 2 – Trim White Soft Finish Cardstock to 3 1/4” x 5 3/4”. Stamp Beautiful Blooms Blossom (leaf) to the entire panel using Versafine Onyx Black Ink. Sprinkle Clear Matte Embossing Powder and remove the excess. Heat set it with a heat tool. Apply various colors of Distress Ink. I used Barn Door, Spiced Marmalade, Squeezed Lemonade, Mowed Lawn, Broken China, Seedless Preserves.

Step 3 – Diecut Frame It – Stitched Squares using the panel from Step 2 to create a window. (If you don’t have the Frame It – Stitched Squares then use the Fitted Squares to create a window.) Adhere to card front using Foam Tape.

Step 4 – Diecut Sheep, Farm Accessories (flower, leaf stem) and Farmer (hat) in various colors of cardstock. Assemble and adhere to card using Foam Tape.

Step 5 – Stamp Life Is Better On The Farm using Versafine Onyx Black Ink on White Soft Finish Cardstock. Diecut the sentiment using Stitched Fishtail Banners. Adhere to card using Foam Tape.

Step 6 – For added interest and sparkle randomly adhere Pearls.

This card can be used for several occasions by changing the sentiment. Below is a link to all the products used. Thank you for stopping by and Happy Crafting!

Products Used:

Elizabeth Craft Designs General Joset Designs

Mini Slimline Birthday Wish Card

June 21, 2021

Hi everyone, it’s Tina here with another Birthday Wish Mini Slimline Card. I used the Donkey along with the Once Upon A Time Accessories for some Butterflies and the Farm Accessories for the Flower that is entwined in the Donkey’s Tail. Below you will find the steps to create your own card.

Step 1 – Trim White Soft Finish Cardstock to 7” x 6”, score at 3 1/2” and fold in half for a vertical side fold card. (Mini Slimline)

Step 2 – Diecut Adventure Edges (cloud) to create a stencil for a cloud background. Place the diecut on the card front and using a Blender Brush apply ink. I used Distress Oxide Ink in Tumbled Glass. Move the stencil down and repeat until you filled up the complete card front.

Step 3 – Diecut Adventure Edges (grass) using Green Cardstock. Adhere the grass to the bottom using 3mm Clear Double Sided Adhesive Tape.

Step 4 – Diecut Donkey using a Light Grey and Dark Grey Cardstock. Assemble and adhere the Donkey in between the Grass using Kid’s Choice Glue

Step 5 – Diecut Farm Accessories (flower petals, flower center and leaf stem) using various colors of Cardstock. Assemble and adhere the flower in between the Donkey’s Tail using Kid’s Choice Glue.

Step 6 – Diecut Once Upon A Time Accessories (Butterflies) in various colors of Cardstock. Adhere to card using Kid’s Choice Glue.

Step 7 – Stamp Life Is Better On The Farm (sentiment) using Versafine Onyx Black Ink.

This card can be used for several occasions by simply changing the sentiment. An idea is you can change the flower the Donkey is holding with the tail to Balloons instead using the Party Accessories. Below is a link to all the products used. Thank you for stopping by and Happy Crafting!

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Elizabeth Craft Designs General Joset Designs

It’s Your Birthday Mini Slimline Card

June 7, 2021

Hi everyone, it’s Tina here. I can’t get enough of the Farm Release and wanted a pink tractor. Topped it off with a dressed up cow and you have a very girly birthday card. Below is the steps to create your own card.

Step 1 – Trim White Soft finish Cardstock 7” x 6”, score at 3 1/2” x 6” and fold in half for a vertical side fold card. (Mini Slimline)

Step 2 – Diecut Adventure Edges (Clouds) using a scrap piece of cardstock to create a stencil. Place on the card front and apply ink to the edges. Move it down and repeat until to filled the entire card front.

Step 3 – Diecut Adventure Edges (grass) using Green cardstock. Adhere to card front using Kid’s Choice Glue.

Step 4 – Diecut Once Upon a Time Accessories (clouds & sun) using White and Yellow cardstock. Adhere to card front using Kid’s Choice Glue and Foam Tape to top layer.

Step 5 – Stamp Life Is Better On The Farm sentiment using Versafine Onyx Black Ink.

Step 6 – Diecut Tractor using Pink, Black and Grey Cardstock. Assemble using Kid’s Choice Glue and adhere to card using Foam Tape.

Step 7 – Diecut Cow (head, ears, one leg) in Black and White Cardstock. Assemble using Kid’s Choice Glue. Diecut Farmer (hat) in Yellow and Green cardstock and Farm Accessories (sunflower) in White and Yellow/Orange Cardstock. Assemble hat and adhere to the cow, adhere to card front using Foam Tape.

This card can used for several occasions by changing the sentiment. Below you will find the link to all the products used. Thank you for stopping by and Happy Crafting!

Products Used:

Elizabeth Craft Designs General Joset Designs

Hogs And Kisses Mini Slimline Card

May 17, 2021

Hi everyone, it’s Tina here. I just can’t get enough of the Farm Release from Joset Designs. From the adorable farm characters to the accessories and punny sentiments. Today’s card is showcasing the Pig, sunflower and creating your own background with masking. Below you will find the steps to create your own card.

Step 1 – Trim White Soft Finish Cardstock to 7” x 6”, score at 3 1/2” and fold in half for a horizontal top fold card. (Mini Slimline)

Step 2 – Diecut Fitted Ovals using a Masking Sheet. (If you do not have Masking Sheets then diecut with light weight cardstock). Place the negative Masking Sheet onto the front of the card. Using a Blender Brush apply any inks of your choice. I used Distress Oxide Salty Ocean and Cracked Pistachio. Remove the masking sheet.

Step 3 – Stamp Life Is Better On The Farm sentiment using Versafine Onyx Black Ink.

Step 4 – Diecut Farm Accessories (Sunflower) using various colors of cardstock. (Tip: I use White Soft Finish inked in various colors). Assemble and adhere to card using Kid’s Choice Glue.

Step 5 – Diecut Pig (using Pink Cardstock) and mud (using Kraft Cardstock). Ink the edges. Assemble and adhere to card 3mm Clear Double Sided Adhesive Tape for the Mud Pool and Foam Tape for the Pig.

This card can be for many occasions simply because the sentiment goes with a lot of occasions. Below is a link to all the products used. Thank you for stopping by and Happy Crafting!

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