Monthly Archives: March 2017

Guest Designer – Karen Letchworth

I had an empty guest designer spot in March and decided to ask an old pro at creating beautiful cards to showcase Cropstop products if she would fill it! — Welcome back Karen Letchworth from My Cup Runneth Over. To … Continue reading

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Color Bursts and Gesso

Today I’m sharing a set of three cards that are pretty quick to make and full of texture and color!! To create the background for these cards: I cut a piece of watercolor paper to size and tapped out just … Continue reading

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Guest Designer – D.Ann

Welcome back to Cropstop for another Guest Designer post by D.Ann from D. Ann’s Crafting Whims. She’s sharing several creative items with us today, so let’s get started! For this first card, D.Ann embossed her green chalkboard paper (DCWV) with … Continue reading

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Chalkboard Embossing

Happy First Day of Spring!! Today I’m sharing a floral card that features a chalk technique I recently experimented with. Here’s a mini tutorial to show you how I created the chalkboard look on this card. Step One: Gather your … Continue reading

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Guest Designer – D.Ann

Today’s guest designer was a recent winner in our monthly challenge. Welcome D. Ann from D. Ann’s Crafting Whims. D. Ann chose to make a lovely spring card using a wide variety of  products from companies Cropstop carries!  D.Ann used … Continue reading

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Joy Fold Cards

Today I’m sharing a mini tutorial on making Joy Fold cards! This is also my first time to post a more masculine themed card! For some reason they are harder for me to create since most of my “go-to” embellishments … Continue reading

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Guest Designer – Greta

Today I’m sharing another lovely card by our talented guest designer, Greta of GG Creations. Greta created this clean-and-simple card using products from companies Cropstop carries in the store.   Her beautiful Easter card features the lovely Poppystamps Freida Curved die … Continue reading

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March Challenge – Link Party #26

It’s hard to believe that it’s less than two weeks till spring begins! It’s is one of my favorite times of the year – I love when things start turning green, flowers poke their heads above ground, and buds appear … Continue reading

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Winner and Top Pick

Time to announce our winner and top pick from the last link up! Winners are chosen by random.org and will receive a prize from Cropstop.com Top Picks will be a favorite of mine from the projects linked up, and will … Continue reading

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Guest Designer – Greta

Today’s guest designer is no stranger to CropStop, she’s been linking up her beautiful cards for quite some time! Welcome Greta (from GG Creations), it’s great to have you guest designing this month – I love the Clean and Simple … Continue reading

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