Papercrafting Articles

Fall Foliage You Are In My Thoughts Card

Publish Date: 
10/28/2017
Fall Foliage You Are In My Thoughts Card | Tracy Marie Lewis | www.stuffnthingz.com

This weeks color range is Soft Suede, Calypso Coral, So Saffron, Very Vanilla, Old Olive, Pear Pizzazz.I have one stamp set that I have been wanting to use. I stamped it up as a background using only the leaves to keep it masculine, Then I used a gender neutral (in my opinion) die cut using a die cut I've yet to use. So far so good. I struggled with a current sentiment and think what I chose...

Stamp Camp - Harvest Happy Birthday Gift Card

Publish Date: 
10/24/2017
Stamp Camp - Harvest Happy Birthday Gift Card | Tracy Marie Lewis | www.stuffnthingz.com

Here is my official third favorite after the Rudolph card. I like the intricacy and the extra touches that make this card look like a labor of love. It wasn't that difficult to put together, but it really comes across as a card that had alot of effort put into it. I have this stamp set on my to get list and making such a nice project with the set reminded me that I need to get it before it is...

Stamp Camp - Rudolph Christmas Card

Publish Date: 
10/23/2017
Stamp Camp - Rudolph Christmas Card | Tracy Marie Lewis | www.stuffnthingz.com

This was my second favorite project even though I did not care for the coloring aspect of this project.

The issue with the coloring was twofold.  First, I was not impressed with the lack of ink colors, we were just provided brown and red. I would have liked to color the hooves and antlers a grey. The second issue for me was that shimmer white is not a watercolor paper so you have to be...

Stamp Camp - Navy Cat Of The Night Card

Publish Date: 
10/18/2017
Stamp Camp - Navy Cat Of The Night Card | Tracy Marie Lewis | www.stuffnthingz.com

We just moved from way up north in Washington - Mount Vernon, down to Bend Oregon. It was a grueling 9 1/2 hour trek. We needed to get camp setup before dark so we left at 7:30am in the pouring down rain, which meant crawling on I-405 from Bothell through Bellevue which is the worse for rush hour traffic. From there it was just a long, nice drive. But enough of that, Now I can start my...

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