2019 Occasions · shaker cards · thinking of you

Creatively using your scrap stash


Hi everyone! So, my first project back is one to highlight how you can put that scrap pile to good use. If you’re anything like me, throwing away even half an inch of paper gives you the shakes. I have dozens and dozens of folders of scrap papers, all waiting for their moment to shine. This card actually is made of up 99% scraps if you can believe it! That includes the dots, words, ribbon and even dimensional adhesives.  Keep on reading to see just how I made this magic happen!

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Fun Shaker Card from Facebook Live

Friend Like You shaker card

In celebration of the new “Share What You Love” suite pre-order launching today, I did my first Facebook Live card demonstration. The new suite of products is absolutely beautiful and I was super excited to showcase some of it. Even with the fun mishaps that come with live videos, I had fun with this and look forward to doing more. Please be sure to follow my Facebook page to be notified when I do my next live video.

I used the “Share What you Love” DSP, along with our NEW In-Color Grapefruit Grove for this super cute shaker card. The secret to the shaker beads is….. silica beads and ink refill drops! The shaker window was created by using the Layering Circle Framelit Dies, and our new Grapefruit Grove cardstock. I accented the inside of the card with the same flower, stamped in second generation (aka stamped-off) Grapefruit Grove to be a bit faded.

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