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Masculine Card using the Stencil Embossing Technique

Hi everyone! Today I am sharing a masculine card, which can easily be an all-occasion card. To achieve this, I stayed on the cooler side of the rainbow, and played around with the new Simple Blocked Messages from Mama Elephant. I also love the texture the stencil embossing technique...
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    An Incredibly Sweet Card – Clearly Besotted

    Hi everyone! From the new release of Clearly Besotted I fell in love with the cute Sugar Rush Plushies. As the theme of the stamp set is candy, I also wanted to make the card nice and sweet. And I don’t know about you, but I think I succeeded...
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      Fun Ways to Use Pattern Paper

      Hi everyone! Do you ever buy pattern paper, and then you don’t know what to do with it? I have a number of pattern paper pads in my drawer, and I’d love to use them more! So in this card, I incorporated the paper in a number of elements....
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        Creative with Pattern Paper – Mama Elephant

        Hi everyone! When I saw the new Little Line Agenda, a fun idea with pattern paper popped into my mind. So I just had to try it out, and I love the result! This paper piecing technique is also fun to do when you are not in the mood...
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          Zodiac Farm Party! – Mama Elephant

          Hi everyone! As I have multiple Zodiac stamp sets from Mama Elephant, I thought it would be fun to combine a few on a card. So the theme for this card is a zodiac farm party! There are even more zodiac stamp sets with farm animals, but I ‘only’...
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            No Waste! Two Cards, One Design – Mama Elephant

            Hi everyone! When creating cards, I try to be very economical with my cardstock so nothing goes to waste. With the two Christmas cards I’m showing today, I swapped out elements so I ended up with two cards, and no waste! This principle is something you can apply to...
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              Time Saving Tips for Cardmaking

              Hi everyone! As Christmas can really sneak up on you, it is always helpful if you can ‘cut some corners’ when cardmaking. With the two Penguin Tree cards I’m showing today, I applied two time saving ‘hacks’ to get them done quicker than I normally would without making them...
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                Foiled Christmas Card – Mama Elephant

                Hi everyone! Last week I showed several foiling techniques you can do with/without a laminator. In the card of today I wanted to showcase two of the techniques. It is a very bold Christmas card, with lots of foil! I also received the new Distress Oxide Villainous Potion, so...
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                  A Jolly Christmas Shaker Card – Mama Elephant

                  Hi everyone! As I’m not entirely in the mood yet for creating Christmas cards, I created one in pastel colors instead of traditional colors. What do you prefer? Traditional or pastel? To make the card extra festive, I added a Boba shaker, plus sparkling snow! Check out the detailed...
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                    Slimline Hot Cocoa Card – Mama Elephant Designer Series

                    Hi everyone! This is my last post as guest designer for Mama Elephant. It truly has been an honor! For my last card I created a slimline card featuring the new Hot Cocoa stamp set. Aren’t these critters cute?! To create the background of this card, I decided to...