Thankful Beyond Measure Card

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I recently purchased a gorgeous stamp set from Gina K Designs called Something Good, and the coolest stamp is this giant wood slice image. I thought it would pair well with some of my new releases, and it turns out it DOES! I learned how to create an embossed die cut from watching the master, Jennifer McGuire, and figured I’d … Read More

Cathy ZielskeThankful Beyond Measure Card

Faux Stamped Metal + Dude (a masculine card)

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If you struggle to create masculine cards for some of the dudes in your life, I have a project today that just might fill that need! Using a brand new background stamp from Simon Says Stamp, I created what I’m calling a faux metal background using some gold cardstock and gold embossing powder. I thought it would work great with … Read More

Cathy ZielskeFaux Stamped Metal + Dude (a masculine card)

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

Cathy ZielskeStar Stream Thank You Card

Card Video: Made with Love by Gina K Designs (a gorgeous set and an imperfectly perfect card share)

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A few weeks ago I shared a card I made on my Instagram account after watching a Gina K. Designs video on embossing and alcohol markers. A post shared by CZ Design (@czdesign) on Feb 3, 2018 at 7:20am PST I had a few questions asking about which markers I used, and by the time I shared the image I … Read More

Cathy ZielskeCard Video: Made with Love by Gina K Designs (a gorgeous set and an imperfectly perfect card share)

Card Video: Die cut sentiment + embossing

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Oh, mama! Does it ever feel good to have both hands back into the crafty vibe! I’m still working on getting some of the strength back in the hand that broke, but it’s getting stronger all the time and that is a good thing. Today, I’m happy to share a new card that was inspired by my friend and a … Read More

Cathy ZielskeCard Video: Die cut sentiment + embossing