CRX closing instructions * Sneak Peak – Bam Boxes * A Pirate Ship Birthday * Tired Santa * A Merry Little Christmas * Crafting in the Forecast * ALL STAR Birthday Basket * Thanksgiving Basket * Holiday Card for A Bookworm * Happy Christmas Basket * Popping Egg Hunt Card * Cottontail Farms * Let’s Coffee Soon * A Poppin’ Birthday […]

Sneak Peak – Bam Boxes

Here are some sneak peaks at next week’s release of new Karen Burniston dies. Dies will be available on December 12, 2022. Bam Boxes are small (1 1/2 x 3/4 inches) that are pop-up cubes that make it possible to animate a basket or tiny house open instantly when removed from an envelope. They also […]

Rock-A-Bye Baby

It’s time for the Karen Burniston Design Team Challenge for June. We were asked to use the theme of wedding or baby. I have chosen to welcome a new baby. To create this pop-up cradle swing, the following Karen Burniston’s dies were used: Bam Box Pop-Up, Crosshatch Hexagons, Picnic Elements, Christmas Trees Pop-Stand, a rubber […]

Mother’s Day Flower Cart

It’s time for the Karen Burniston design team challenge for May 2023 with the theme of BEJEWELED. My inspiration for this card was drawn from a similar cart made by a crafting friend Diana Bentham several years ago and a video by Anna Griffin. Cart Drawer: The cart is based around the Slider Box. Watch […]

Let’s Coffee Soon

Fresh ground coffee smells amazing and to share it with a friend is even better. This slimline card features mice making coffee as drawn by Anita Jeram. These delightful illustrations are popped-up on dies by Karen Burniston. I did some test layouts with the stamps and dies before stamping the images on to white 110lb. […]

Just Ducky!

This card was designed for Craft Roulette #158 whose parameters were a peek-a-boo card using first grader colors featuring rain and distressed edges. This card is a 5 7/8-inch square easel card with a bam box stopper. The Bam Box Pop-Up with its duck are made using dies by Karen Burniston. The card base was […]

Cottontail Farms

It’s time for the Karen Burniston April 2023 Design Team Challenge with the theme of BUNNIES. Ever wonder where chocolate bunnies come from? A chocolate bunny farm – of course! This is a fun, tongue in cheek sort of card using Karen Burniston’s Barn Pop-Up Stand, Easter Charms, Farm Edges, a Bam Box and a […]

Popping Egg Hunt Card

Easter egg hunts are a sign of Spring and new life. For a fun Easter card that pops, I used some cute double-sided papers with sentiment toppers along with Karen Burniston’s Spring Animals, Bam Box Pop-Up, Crosshatch Rectangles and Labels, Crosshatch Circles and Label Charm Pop-Up die sets. The card base is an extended gatefold […]

CRX Sheets

* CRX – Card Recipient Experience * CRX – Card Recipient Experience Part II * Go Bears Father’s Day Card * Pop-Up Ghost Card * Pop-Up Pumpkin Card * BAM BOXES * Vintage Christmas Cards – Room Scene