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Faux Watercolor Look on Vellum

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Hello everyone! I was excited about all the new dies and embossing folders from Lifestyle Crafts / We R Memory Keepers. I immediately ordered a few of my favorites using my Studio Team credits. I played with the Mason Jar Die yesterday and wanted to share what I have discovered while playing: a faux watercolor look on Vellum! The Mason Jar was screaming to be cut with vellum! The technique is very simple: use your Copics or any other alcohol markers to color in the embossing window. Use as a template is one of my favorite features of this die! I was putting the colors on very liberally and was happy with the results!… Read More »

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Waffle Flower Crafts April Release Day 5 – Introducing Mailable 3D Bow Template Die

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Hello everyone! Welcome to Day 5 of Waffle Flower Crafts April Release! All of our new products will be available in our store at noon 12pm Eastern! Both US and international orders will be shipped via USPS. We have both first class and priority mail options. The shipping cost will be calculated in real time based on the content in your cart. For more information, please visit our Shipping & Handling page here. Introducing Our Craft Dies Dies! Oh dies! I don’t know whether I would be this into stamping and cardmaking if it were not for the dies. My stamps need coordinating dies. And… Read More »

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Wildflower Gift-Wrap with Top Dog Dies

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Hello everyone! Popped in to share a gift-wrap I made with some dies from Top Dog Dies. Top Dog Dies is a new online store that offers their own brand of wafer-thin and steel-rule dies, along with dies from brands you already know and trust, including My Favorite Things, Sizzix, Savvy Stamps and Cheery Lynn Designs. Top Dog Dies is also the leading U.S. retailer for Tattered Lace, a new line of intricate dies designed by U.K. designer Stephanie Weightman. I die cut the Madison Doily from some silver foil paper and was happy with how cleanly it cuts. I… Read More »

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Love Notes Release – Day 3 – Embellish It Flower Die

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Hello everyone! Welcome to Day 3 of my postings for the new release! They are now available at averyelle.com. Day 1 (Dec 2) – Introduction & Giveaway – Video: Introduction to Embellish It Flower Die – Video: Introduction to Love Notes Pocket Die Day 2 (Dec 3) – More on Pocket Die – Video: Make a Vertical Pocket from Journaling Cards – Video: Make a Horizontal Pocket – Video: Diecut Notches for a Gift Card Day 3 (Dec 4) – More on Flower Die <– You’re Here! – Variations to Embellish It Flower Die – Money Holder with A Flower On… Read More »

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Love Notes Release – Day 2- More Uses for Pocket Die [Video Tutorials]

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Hello everyone! Thank you for coming back for more uses for the Pocket Die! Here is the list of postings I did for this release: Day 1 (Dec 2) – Introduction & Giveaway – Video: Introduction to Embellish It Flower Die – Video: Introduction to Love Notes Pocket Die Day 2 (Dec 3) – More on Pocket Die <– You’re Here – Video: Make a Vertical Pocket from Journaling Cards – Video: Make a Horizontal Pocket – Video: Diecut Notches for a Gift Card Day 3 (Dec 4) – More on Flower Die – Variations to Embellish It Flower Die… Read More »