Category Archives: Card Making

The Amazing Alcohol Lift-Ink Pad by Tim Holtz

All About the Amazing Alcohol Lift-Ink

The new Alcohol Lift-Ink Pad from Tim Holtz opens up a whole new easy way of creating with stamps. Once you’ve created a palette background with your Alcohol Inks on a non-porous surface (plastic, vinyl, metal, yupo), you can then use the Alcohol Lift-Ink Pad to lift off the color with your stamp. The end result […]

Big and Bold Floral Prints

Big and Bold Florals - New Trend

Florals are back in a huge way – literally. Floral prints are back and ready to be the new trend for the next several years. Move over succulents and thanks for all your good work, geometric patterns. No offense, but we’re so ready to indulge in some flower power. Large floral prints are all over […]

The Art of Mail – Crafting Happy Mail

When was the last time you received a card or letter from a friend in the mail? It’s not very common any more. Updating friends and family in a written letter is not as necessary now that everyone can see our events and announcement’s in real time through social media. But that’s no reason to […]

The Return of Hand Lettering

Return of Hand Lettering at Craft Warehouse

In the last twenty years or so, many schools in the United States have chosen to stop teaching the practice of cursive writing. Meanwhile, the trend of Hand Lettering – full of flourishes and cursive loops – has made a huge comeback. You can see the influence of it in everything from advertising to home decor. […]

“I’m rooting for you” Carrot Card

Lawn Fawn Carrot Stamp

Supply List: light brown cardstock cut to 4 1/4” x 11” and score at 5 1/2” to create card white SMOOTH cardstock cut to 4” x 5 1/4” This is the paper that the ink layering stamping will be on, a smooth paper will give best results! brown (dirt color) carstock cut to 4” x 3” (this piece […]

You’re Pretty Sweet Pineapple Card

You're Sweet Pineapple Card

Supply List: Hero Arts Pineapple Paper Layering Die Cut Hero Arts Stamp Your Own Fruit clear stamp set (choose ‘You’re pretty sweet’ stamp and mount to a clear stamping block) Die Cut machine such as Sizzix Big Shot Die Cut machine, with platform and cutting plates. Distress Ink pads. Choose a color for your pineapple […]