fall cardmaking tips

Hey there crafty friends! I’m really excited to share a thankful card I made featuring the lovely new The Story Of Fall collection from Echo Park Paper. This is one of my all-time favorite fall collections with its rich colors and darling woodland creatures! The embellishments that coordinate with this collection are the perfect solutionContinue reading “fall cardmaking tips”

add hidden photos and journaling to your scrapbook page

We recently took a family trip to Southern Utah to do some hiking and river rafting and I wanted to capture our memories on a single scrapbook page. So I decided to use the rolodex card die from the Echo Park Paper Tab DieSet, along with the “The Story Of Our Family” collection, to create some interactive flaps onContinue reading “add hidden photos and journaling to your scrapbook page”

DIY paperclip bookmarks

Hello friends! I’m a big fan of turning to Pinterest for inspiration. So today I’m sharing a fun Pinterest-inspired project with you featuring the fun new Echo Park A Fair To Remember Mini Theme. A while ago I found some darling paper clip embellishments on Pinterest and I’ve been wanting to create something similar. Catch theContinue reading “DIY paperclip bookmarks”

teacher appreciation card | free printable project sheet

My kids have been in school for four weeks now–yikes! How did we get to mid-term already? They’ve got some awesome teachers, and I believe it’s important to let their teachers know how awesome they are. So today I’m sharing a fun teacher appreciation card made with the adorable new Teacher’s Pet collection by JenContinue reading “teacher appreciation card | free printable project sheet”

halloween card set

It’s hard to believe that fall is approaching and it’s time to start planning and decorating for some of my favorite holidays! Today I’m going to share a spooky Halloween card set with you that I made using the new Echo Park Hocus Pocus collection and the coordinating Designer Bat Stencil. I used the bat stencilContinue reading “halloween card set”

craft & create free holiday ebook

Download the latest Craft & Create, a free holiday ebook from Echo Park Paper Co on their website HERE. You’ll find inspiration for fall, Halloween, Christmas, winter, and more. Here’s a little peek at one of the projects I created for this ebook. One of the papers in the Carta Bella Have A Merry ChristmasContinue reading “craft & create free holiday ebook”

create a chalkboard look on a layout using designer stamps

I love the chalkboard trend right now, and I wanted to include it on this layout. So I used the coordinating Designer Stamps from the darling new Echo Park Paper Teacher’s Pet collection to create a border with a chalkboard look to my layout about my daughter’s school accomplishments. (You can find the original post, includingContinue reading “create a chalkboard look on a layout using designer stamps”

s’mores window treat box

S’mores are one of our family favorites! Whether we’re camping, hanging out in the backyard, or snuggling by the fire on a cold winter’s night, we love to roast marshmallows and make s’mores. So, I thought it would be fun to put together a S’mores Window Treat Box for our next family s’more night! ThisContinue reading “s’mores window treat box”

add dimension to handmade die cuts

I love using handmade die cuts on my scrapbook pages and other paper craft projects. But I also love dimension on my projects, so I’ve come up with a few tricks for adding dimension to handmade die cuts. You can see them in the layout below I created using the awesome new Echo Park Pirate’s Life collection!Continue reading “add dimension to handmade die cuts”