It's Me, JD

Crafts/DIY

Distress Oxide Ink Blending Cards

distress oxide, ink, cards, cardmaking

Distress Oxide inks are so much fun to use. I cannot wait until they come out with more colors. It’s just so quick and easy to use. With the full coverage, I’m not using as much elbow grease as I was with distress inks. I made two quick cards to see how the colors blended […] Read more…

YAAAAS Card

If only they made a stamp sentiment that said “YAAAAAS”, I would be all about it. Sadly, they don’t, but thankfully, I have plenty of alphabet stamps to create that phrase. The hard part in creating your own sentiment is making sure things align properly. You want to center it AND make sure it’s straight. […] Read more…

One Layer Valentine’s Day Card

Valentine’s Day is one of a cardmaker’s dream holidays.It’s a happy crafting time for those who love sharing handmade cards of kindness, love, and friendship. My first card is a quick and simple one layer card using a stencil and stamp and one ink pad. I stamped the image first using ink from Altenew (my […] Read more…

Valentine’s Ombre Pink Card – Love Us

This card could be used for valentine’s day, an anniversary, or a “just because” card. I used distress ink to ink blend with the mini ink blending tool: the one with the circle sponges. With ink blending you have to make sure to keep your proportions right. Otherwise you could miscalculate and the whole card […] Read more…