Category Archives: Card Tutorials

This category is where we share card tutorials on how to make a variety of lovely cards!  Birthday cards, Thank You cards, and cards for occaisions.  We love to create and share our ideas with easy to follow tutorials and each card includes a list of all the items used to make the card and a link to where you can purchase those products.  We search out new products to try and demonstrate, along with new techniques to try!

Eleganza Birthday Card – 2 Crafty Little Sisters

Eleganza Birthday CardIt felt so good to be able to play in my crafting palace once again.   We have been gone on vacation for the last 2 weeks and while we enjoyed our time in France it sure is nice to be … Read the rest

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Lawn Fawn Happy Trails – Distress Oxide Inks

Lawn Fawn Happy Trails

Another day of playing around with the Distress Oxide Inks that are sooooooo popular right now.

Today I pulled out a bunch of stencils and just sponged on the colors over the stencil.

I then spritzed a fine mist of … Read the rest

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Bella’s Party Stamp Birthday Card Tutorial – 2 Crafty Little Sisters

Bella's Party Stamp Birthday Card Tutorial - 2 Crafty Little SistersSummer is coming to a close but the heat can make it too miserable to be outside.  Those are the best days to play with paper!  A quick clean up of the house and I can spend the rest of … Read the rest

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Hero Arts July Kit Watercolor Card – Zig Markers

Hero Arts July KitAfter taking a small vacation to escape the heat here in Las Vegas, I was so excited to get my Hero Arts July Monthly Kit containing stamps and coordinating dies.

After some plotting and planning I decided to use the … Read the rest

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Daisy Daisy Birthday Card Tutorial – 2 Crafty Little Sisters

Daisy Daisy Birthday Card Tutorial - 2 Crafty Little SistersRainy days are the perfect time to craft…there is no guilt that I should be outside tending my flower garden or getting something else done.  A quick clean up of the house and I can spend the rest of the … Read the rest

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Baby Boy Congratulations Card – Kaisercraft Peek a Boo Stamp Set

Baby Boy CongratulationsWe decided to escape the heat and drive over to San Diego.  It is a 6 hour drive and the temperature promised to be about 40 degrees cooler than our home.  We last visited San Diego about 10 years ago … Read the rest

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Hummingbird Thank You Card – Clear Card

Settling back in at home after being on vacation for 17 days is so nice.  Today was the day to give the house a top to bottom cleaning, washing all the bed linens and towels.  It always feels better to … Read the rest

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Congratulations Baby Card – Kaisercraft Peek a Boo Stamp Set

Kaisercraft Peek a BooOne can never have to many baby cards in their stash.  I had so much fun creating this card.   I fell love with the Kaisercraft Peek a Boo stamp set.  The stamp set is so versatile.  My next project using … Read the rest

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Santa Card Tutorial – 2 Crafty Little Sisters

Santa Card Tutorial - 2 Crafty Little Sisters

We’re winding down on our Christmas in July projects…it’s been a lot of fun creating crafts for my favorite time of year.  Here is one last card with an adorable Santa who comes bearing gifts!

 

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Christmas Shaker Card – Lawn Fawn Home for the Holidays

Lawn Fawn Home for the Holidays stamp set

We hope you are enjoying our projects during our Christmas in July week.  It is a nice change to work on some cool themed items during this hot hot summer.

Where I live, the temps have been above 100 degrees … Read the rest

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Christmas Greeting Card – Clear Card

Christmas Greeting CardIt is so nice to enjoy my morning coffee sitting outside on the patio listening to the pool waterfall trickling water.  Our neighborhood is very quiet and the birds around us are very vocal but it is so peaceful.  I … Read the rest

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Tri-Fold Christmas Card Tutorial – 2 Crafty Little Sisters

I’ve been having a lot of fun with my Christmas in July ideas!  When I saw this stamp set I knew I had to have it, I couldn’t wait to use it to make this card.

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Kraft Christmas Cards – Doodle Greetings 2 Stamp Set

Kraft Christmas CardsWelcome to Christmas in July week.  My sister and I have been having a blast searching out new Christmas stamps and paper to use this week.

We made a variety of items – cards, treat boxes, k-cup holders, hot cocoa … Read the rest

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The Scrappy Post – Fruity Small Notecards

Fruity Small NotecardAs I was doing my weekly clean my desk so I can actually see it, I noticed that my pile (ok more like a big big mound LOL) of paper scraps had grown.  It was clearly time to start using … Read the rest

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Baby Bunny Baby Card Tutorial – 2 Crafty Little Sisters

Looking for the perfect card to make for someone expecting a baby?  This adorable baby bunny card is just perfect…and so easy to make!

I designed it on a rainy Saturday while playing in my craft room.  Sometimes rain is … Read the rest

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Thanks a Bunch – Sunny Studio Fresh & Fruity Stamp Set

Sunny Studio Fresh & FruityAhhhh Spring in Las Vegas! It is an actual season that lasts about 5 days I swear.  We went from the upper 60’s to the low 90’s in about a weeks time it seemed like.  Today it is about 93 … Read the rest

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Ice Cream Shaker Card – Hero Arts Ice Cream Stamp Set

Hero Arts Ice CreamAnother hot day in Las Vegas.  Another day to play in my nice cool crafty palace.  Wahoooo

The heat brings to mind summer and what says summer better than ice cream cones.  When my girls were little we had an … Read the rest

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4th of July Card Tutorial – 2 Crafty Little Sisters

4th of July Card Tutorial - 2 Crafty Little Sisters

4th of July is right around the corner so I decided to play with my new distress crayons, such pretty colors!  Today I’m sharing my blending technique and using a stencil to remove the color for a great look.  I … Read the rest

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Hoppy Little Baby Card – Stampin Up Made with Love

Hoppy Little Baby Card

Good morning!  I dreamt of making baby cards last night.  So when I got up this morning and got that first all important cup of coffee in me I was ready to start creating.

But first I really needed to … Read the rest

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Fathers Day Card free SVG file and Tutorial

Fathers Day Card free SVG fileFathers day is quickly approaching, looking for a quick and easy card to make the the Dad in your life?  This card is not only fun but you can make the bobbers into chore cards…”good for one lawn mowing” or … Read the rest

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Happy Graduation Card Tutorial – Embossing Paper Technique

Card Tutorial - Embossing Paper TechniqueGood Morning my fellow peeps.  With my coffee in hand I am settling into the Crafting Palace to create.  Wahoooooo.  LOL  Last night I cleaned the previous creating bomb mess and my desk is already to start a new project.  … Read the rest

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Distressed Crayon Technique Birthday Card – 2 Crafty Little Sisters

Distressed Crayon Technique Birthday Card - 2 Crafty Little SistersSpring is arriving here in Minnesota and the weather is turning nice..but as much as I love being outside when its nice, I still have to spend time in my crafting palace!  I head down early in the morning while … Read the rest

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Circle of Spring Mother’s Day Card – 2 Crafty Little Sisters

Circle of Spring Mother's Day Card - 2 Crafty Little Sisters

Circle of Spring Stamp Set makes a great Mother’s Day Card.  Stamping your own background in the colors of your choice is a great way to personalize your card.

 Circle of Spring Mothers Day Card

  • Circle of Spring Stamp Set
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Avant Garden Birthday Card Tutorial – 2 Crafty Little Sisters

Avant Garden Birthday Card Tutorial - 2 Crafty Little SistersIt is warming up in my neck of the woods and it feels sooooo nice.  And unfortunately I came done with a bad cold which has sidelined me for the past 2 weeks.  Ugh I hate being sick but I … Read the rest

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Graduation Guy free SVG and Card Tutorial – 2 Crafty Little Sisters

Graduation Guy free SVG and Card Tutorial - 2 Crafty Little SistersIt was a beautiful day outside but I wanted to spend some time in my craft room creating.  With graduation growing near I decided on creating an SVG file for a little guy to use on a card and then … Read the rest

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