Category Archives: sizzix

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    #hipforsummer “sup” card…

    have you joined the fun by getting #hipforsummer with sizzix?  well how about creating a card for a friend to just say “sup”?  today’s tutorial shares how easy it is to stamp, cut, and color your favorite hipster with a few clever storage tips too… supplies: stamps: hipster CMS288 dies/machine: hipster framelits, vagabond 2 surfaces: distress watercolor cardstock, kraft-stock/classic, textured surfaces, memoranda paper stash Continue Reading

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    “get hip for summer”…

    hey everyone!  with summertime in full swing i’m excited to kickoff the “get hip for summer” promotion with sizzix!  whether it’s the “legit” look of the chimp, the “sweet” styling of the bird, the “yeah” confidence of the cat, the “cray” curiosity of the goat, or the “lmao” stare of the ostrich – there is definitely a hipster to fit your Continue Reading

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    hipster framelit winners…

    thanks to everyone who commented on the blog, liked & tagged on instagram, and liked & shared on facebook.  the hipsters are definitely an “EPIC” release and i look forward to seeing what everyone creates with their favorite hipsters.  congrats to the following winners of a set of all 5 hipster framelit dies from sizzix – please email Continue Reading

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    new hipster framelits for hipster stamps…

    “SUP”… it’s always great when new tools become available that give more creative options for our favorite products.  “YEAH” well the release of the new sizzix hipster framelits that coordinate with the hipster stamps from stampers anonymous does that very thing – “CRAY” right? these 5 new dies sets (each sold separately) include the dies needed to cut Continue Reading

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    2017 sneak peek – sizzix alterations…

    welcome to day 3 of the 2017 sneak peeks of products being released later this month at “creativation” (formerly CHA).  we’re going to “shape” things up a bit (pun intended) with an awesome assortment of new dies and embossing folders.  what i love about the versatility of shape and texture is that it gives dimensional design options to use on Continue Reading

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    sizzix village manor…

    with halloween just around the corner i wanted to do a video tutorial for my sizzix village manor.  this die has to be one of my most favorite additions to the series, and although this particular one has a rather haunting theme, don’t underestimate the artful possibilities.  i’m already working on ideas to transform one with a magical makeover for the Continue Reading

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    crazy framelits templates…

    just a quick post to share these visual templates i created for the sizzix crazy framelits that match the stampers anonymous stamps.  these dies contain lots of pieces since they are designed to layer the quirky stamped images with various details (eyes, tails, wings, collar, etc.).  i’ve received several emails asking for a little help Continue Reading

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    the dogs are barking…

    good news – the crazy dogs and mini crazy cats & dogs framelit dies from sizzix are available now!  if you’re a fan of these quirky fun furry friends, these dies are a must have.  each set contains multiple shapes designed to coordinate with the stamps from stampers anonymous to create layered projects with ease – check Continue Reading

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    sneak peek: sizzix alterations christmas…

    ’tis the season for the making of merriment so whether you’re a card maker, gift wrapper, decorator, or all around festive fanatic, i hope you’ll see something to inspire your imagination. this time of year brings a spirit of creative wonder and i’m excited to share the new sizzix alterations christmas release shipping the end of august just in time for those Continue Reading

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    sneak peek: sizzix alterations halloween…

    hard to believe that in the middle of summer it’s already time to start planning the holiday season. as a designer it’s even more difficult to grasp the fact that i actually started designing it back in february? i know for some, the holidays can’t come soon enough, but ready or not, the seasonal product will Continue Reading