Tag Archives: Recycled Handmade Cards

Happy Father’s Day!

By | June 19, 2017

My sister and I are very lucky that we ended up with such a nice dad, and that he is still here with us so we can wish him a “Happy Father’s Day!” My dad, Vernon Krause, my Sister Karla, and her new puppy Riley. The card that I made for him this year was… Read More »

Oh, Christmas Trees!

By | December 21, 2016

There were two Christmas Tree cards in the mail this week; Both cards utilize creative corner treatments and matting on gold cardstock to enhance the images: Here is one of Kathy’s upcycled Christmas cards, embellished with rubber stamping and a sparkly green jewel! She sent this one to my parents and I had a chance… Read More »

Upcycling Cards – Deja Vu All Over Again!

By | December 17, 2016

“It’s like deja vu all over again.”                                                                                        Yogi Berra I know, we’ve been here before, but it’s so much fun we’re coming back again! I showed you a couple of cards a few weeks ago that I had constructed from some of last year’s commercially produced Christmas cards that were sent to us. I… Read More »

Recycling Last Year’s Christmas Cards!

By | November 26, 2016

If you’re like me, you’ve got a stack of Christmas cards saved up from past years because they are too nice to throw away – but what if you could recycle them and make some of this year’s new cards in the process? Seriously, I’m here to help – with our shared “pack rat” tendencies… Read More »

Reused and Recycled Halloween Cards!

By | October 28, 2016

The Halloween cards are in the mail, and this year some of them are made from reused and recycled projects from holidays past! As a Stampin’ Up! demonstrator I often receive some darling cards and 3-D projects in swaps made with current stamp sets, the idea being that they will make good visual examples to… Read More »