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Silly Valentine Week – [Video] Adding Dimension to a Card

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Hello everyone! It is officially the month of love! We have a whole week of inspiration for you. There will be video and photo tutorials too! Day 1 – Adding Dimension to a Card Hi guys, it’s Nina here with a simple card using the color combo from the current Waffle Flower Challenge. My video today shows how easy it is to add dimension to your card with just scissors and foam adhesives. [Video] Silly Lamb Valentine Card Watch it below or in HD on Youtube: And here is the finished card: Love me some foam squares! :) SUPPLIES Waffle Flower… Read More »

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[Video] The Joy Card

The Joy Card

Hello everyone! Are you getting busier and busier for the holiday season? Waffle Flower had such an amazing feedback from you for our Fall collection released in October that we have been packing like crazy everyday for the last 1.5 month. I finally got some time this weekend to make something at my craft table and I decided to do a video. Many of you are asking for more videos and we will try, ok? I’m so new to video making and there are so much to learn. How to talk naturally? Anyway, here is my inspiration for today’s card! Video: The… Read More »

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Five for Friday and a Cake Card Tutorial

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Hello, everyone! It is Friday again! Five for Friday I’m sharing some cake inspiration today!   They look so good! Here is a card I was inspired to make! A Cake Card Tutorial The sentiment is a sneak peek to a new stamp set we are going to introduce in August. The cake was made from our Surface – Tag Die – Scallop Add-on. Diecut the rectangle label twice from pink paper and the scallop frame once from white paper. Layer the scallops on top of the labels to make the cake layers: Adhere the layers together and trim off the extra.… Read More »

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Five for Friday & A Poppy Pod Bouquet Card

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Hello everyone! Happy Friday! I drew the flower pod in our Flower Circles Stamp Set with a poppy pod in mind. It makes me smile every time I see it in use. This week’s Five for Friday, I’m sharing some love for poppy pods. Five for Friday For a rustic wedding Fresh with coral Simple & Elegant Dried & Dyed In Print I like how Michelle describes the poppy pods: they are “like little jewels of the garden”. Poppy Pod Bouquet Card I was so inspired by the poppy pod bouquet photo that I made this card: How-tos Here is how to… Read More »

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[The Missing Manual for Card Making] Stretch A Sketch

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Hello everyone! Today I’m sharing a post for a series of postings I’ve wanted to do for a while. I am one of those people who reads every word in a user manual and hopes there is one for everything, haha! While I am still learning new things everyday, I think I should go ahead and document what I’ve learned. I will share simple bite-size tips in the hope that they will be helpful to someone else too. When I first stumbled across card sketches, I felt like that I found a piece of that missing manual for card making. A sketch takes out the majority of the “guess work”. I believe limitation is what stimulates creativity! The… Read More »