Thank You Two Ways (a Simon Says Stamp Good Vibes product release!)

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The new Good Vibes release at Simon Says Stamp is going strong and today I have two cards to share today featuring a brand new alpha die set from me (on reserve until July 15), a cool, geometric background stamp and a fun stencil. One card uses the negative space and the other, the positive. A bit of crafty yin … Read More

Cathy ZielskeThank You Two Ways (a Simon Says Stamp Good Vibes product release!)

Simon Says Stamp Good Vibes Release Blog Hop (Card Share + Video)

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Hello crafty friends! I hope you are having a good vibes kind of day because it’s blog hop time for the brand new Good Vibes release from Simon Says Stamp! If you’ve just arrived here from the amazing Kristina Werner’s blog, I welcome you warmly and with, what else? GOOD vibes! Today I’m sharing a card that features two cool … Read More

Cathy ZielskeSimon Says Stamp Good Vibes Release Blog Hop (Card Share + Video)

Simon Says Stamp Good Vibes Word Die card

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You know how you see a product and you think, “Um, mama gonna rock that one!”? Well today I’m sharing a card with that product, which is part of the brand spankin’ new Simon Says Stamp Good Vibes release, and it’s aptly named, “Good Vibes.” The set comes with both the word die and the shadow die (love those types … Read More

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Star Stream Thank You Card

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With the high school ultimate season (and high school, in general!) over, I find myself in need of two thank you cards for the awesome coaches who headed up our school’s program for the past two years. And the kicker? The team name? The Great River Stars. Guess who had a die for that? Um, yes. Me. I do. Because … Read More

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Shell-ebrate Card (with some video singing!)

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Today I’m sharing a simple card in theory, but this simple design has lots of moving parts that all add up to one thing: a cuteness celebration. Wait. Strike that. A cuteness SHELL-ebration. I had no idea when I entered the card making world that I, Cathy Zielske, would become a fan of all things punny. But why resist? Life … Read More

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Gina K Designs + CZ Design = True Love always (a bouquet card project)

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I’m loving the card I’m sharing today so much because it involves something I truly adore: anything by Gina K. Designs! Gina recently release a new stamp and die bundle called Anemone Wishes and when I saw what people were making with it, I had to pop that sucker right into my cart and hit “Buy”. I knew I wanted … Read More

Cathy ZielskeGina K Designs + CZ Design = True Love always (a bouquet card project)

Pretty Pink Posh Best Friends Forever (a simple card project!)

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Today I’m sharing  a card for those of you who want to dabble in simple techniques without being overwhelmed. Now I use the word ‘simple’ loosely. It’s funny how a simple card can take a 10+ minute video to demonstrate, but it really does feature some basic techniques (and you’ll get to see some examples of my Copic marker hot … Read More

Cathy ZielskePretty Pink Posh Best Friends Forever (a simple card project!)

Studio Katia Blog Hop: Under the Sea

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  I’m happy to be part of Studio Katia’s May Release blog hop today and I have a card that is making me very happy because I believe it falls into the “Oh, for cuuuuuute!” category. If you’ve just arrived here from Anna’s blog, welcome to my little corner of the internet! Now let’s jump into the card project. I’m … Read More

Cathy ZielskeStudio Katia Blog Hop: Under the Sea

Many Congrats Card featuring Lawn Fawn Stamps + Dies

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Today I’m sharing a simple card using a small stamp set (and coordinating dies!) from Lawn Fawn. If you’re looking for a fun, entry-level card project, this one would be a great way to dabble in some fun but do-able techniques with a stamp set that has a great price point. The stamp set I’m using today is the How … Read More

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Simon Says Stamp Sending Sunshine Blog Hop: Inlaid Floral Die for Spring

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Welcome to the next stop on the Simon Says Stamp Sending Sunshine blog hop release! You should have arrived here from the one and only Jennifer McGuire, and if you’re new to my blog, welcome! The card I’m sharing today features three new Simon Says Stamp products: the Flower Cluster die, the Four Seasons stamp set and the Four Seasons … Read More

Cathy ZielskeSimon Says Stamp Sending Sunshine Blog Hop: Inlaid Floral Die for Spring