Welcome to a special blog hop hosted by several of us paper crafting instructors at Craftsy, an online classroom platform that includes classes on scrapbooking, card making, paper crafting and much more! Spend a little time getting to know each instructor on this list and the classes they teach through Craftsy. You'll discover that some of your favorite teachers are now offering classes through this incredible platform. Look for special giveaways from the instructors! Leave a comment on the participating blogs for your chance to win. Then join us on Craftsy for inspiring new ways to craft and learn!
A little bit about me:
I have has been paper crafting for more than 17 years. I am a “Creating Keepsakes Hall of Fame” winner and currently designs for Mama Elephant, Lawn Fawn, Simon Says Stamp, Pretty Pink Posh and Kerri Bradford Studio. I love sharing new projects on my blog. I am passionate about stamping, die cutting and getting the most out of my supplies — an enthusiasm that’s always present in my teaching.
Learn how to incorporate memorable greetings into your cards using repeated background sentiments, floating greetings, embossed resist techniques and more — all with tips and techniques from professional cardmaker and instructor Nichol Magouirk. Discover the secrets to achieving embossed texture without any actual embossing, and find out how to use masking to create a slick new set of stamps without spending a dime. Make elegant landscape scenes, and stamp on vellum for a background with a soft effect. Hand-color stamped and die-cut embellishments, and embrace the latest in paper craft trends with embossed ombré greetings. You’ll even experiment with stunning watercolor and painterly effects for cards that are memorable masterpieces.
Leave a comment on this blog post by Thursday, July 16, 2015, midnight EST for a chance to win my class, Gorgeous Greeting Cards Stamping and Beyond. Winner will be notified via email the morning of Friday, July 17th.