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Inked Embossing Folder

Today’s card features the fun technique of inked embossing folders. To create a background for your project you can apply ink to your embossing folder a) with a brayer or b) directly from the ink pad. Load your paper in, … Continue reading

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February Challenge – Link Party #25

It’s time for our monthly challenge here on the blog! I’ve had so much fun creating Valentine related cards and projects this year and I couldn’t wait to share this one with you! I chose Kraft colored cardstock for my … Continue reading

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Mini Valentines – Tutorial

Since Valentines Day is only a month away, I thought I’d share this fun little picture tutorial for making mini Valentines from a heart shaped piece of paper or doily. Once you’ve completed your folds you can a) glue the … Continue reading

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Winter Mitten Card

I love the slow and boring days of January after the Christmas rush! To make them absolutely perfect, there should be soft white snowflakes gently falling from the sky, a pot of homemade chicken noodle soup simmering on the stove, … Continue reading

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Snowflakes and Mittens Banner

Hello everyone! Welcome back to the Crop Stop Blog! It’s the start of a new year and we have some changes to announce here on the blog. After careful thought and consideration,  Karen Letchworth has decided to step down from … Continue reading

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Christmas Place Cards

Hi everyone, Steph Ackerman here with some Christmas place card settings. I love decorating for Christmas and place cards are fun ways to decorate the Christmas table.  Christmas place cards are the perfect embellishment.  All you need is some cardstock, … Continue reading

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Tinsel Cheer to You with Spellbinders

Hi everyone, Steph Ackerman here today wishing you Tinsel Cheer.  I am working with an amazing set of Spellbinders dies.  Can you believe it is less than 25 days until Christmas?  It’s hard to believe so the crunch is on … Continue reading

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Noel, Peace and Billy

Hi everyone, Steph Ackerman here with a new Christmas card to share.  With Christmas not too far away, it’s time to start getting those Christmas cards in order.   CropStop has so many products to choose from, it’s easy to find exactly … Continue reading

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Christmas Candles

Hi everyone, Steph Ackerman here with a new Christmas card to share.  CropStop has so many products to choose from, it’s easy to find exactly what you need for upcoming projects. I began by stamping Bazzill cardstock with a Heartfelt Creations … Continue reading

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Embossed Christmas Tree card

Hi everyone, Steph Ackerman here with a fun and different Christmas card. I created the background using  a Couture Creations embossing folder, lightly sanding the embossed portions, then inking over the embossed portions.  Next I added Red Glitzin Glamour Glitter … Continue reading

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