Category Archives: inkpad

DIY Cardboard Buttons

Hello fellow crafters! I have another mini tutorial for you today. I’m going to show you how to make cardboard buttons so you’ll never have to worry about not having just the right color to match your project ever again!  … Continue reading

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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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Glassine Bag Envelope

Today’s project is a Glassine Bag that I decorated to use as a fancy envelope for my card.  Since the envelope features so many embellishments, I kept the card inside very simple. Here’s the recipe for making this pretty Valentine … Continue reading

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Mini Envelope Valentine

I’m having so much fun creating projects to share with you using CropStop products!! There are so many fun supplies to pick from in the store, and plenty of designs, styles, and techniques to try out too! To begin with … Continue reading

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November Guest Designer, Robin Craddock

Hello once again, friends of CropStop!  We’re so glad you’ve stopped by today.  Our November Guest Designer, Robin Craddock, is sharing a third (and final) card with us showcasing some of her favorite CropStop products.  Just look at this card … Continue reading

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November Guest Designer, Robin Craddock

Hello again, friends of CropStop.  We hope that by now you’ve all entered our FUN CHALLENGE at least once (if not more) and that you’re having fun making beautiful art using many of the fabulous products carried and sold at … Continue reading

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October Guest Designer, Christine Miller

Hello, CropStop friends!  We’re so honored to have you all stop by today.  We have a new Guest Designer for the Month of October, and her name is Christine Miller.  Christine has been a friend of the fun CropStop Challenges, … Continue reading

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Linky Party #21 – Anything Goes

Hello, everyone!  Welcome back to the CropStop Blog for our October Anything Goes Challenge.  We’re SO glad you’re here, and we hope that you have a great time playing along with us this month.  We have some great inspiration, fabulous prize … Continue reading

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September Guest Designer, Billie Anderson

It’s hard to believe that it’s September already!    CropStop wants to wish you all a WONDERFUL Autumn, and let you know that we are here to help you find ALL the supplies you will need for your Autumn and … Continue reading

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