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20,000 Follower Celebration!

Hey there! It’s been a while since I dropped by the Maker Forte blog to post; but the design team do such an amazing job, I love seeing the emails each morning with all the inspiration and creativity they bring, don’t you? I am here today to give away FOUR amazing gift cards; a $200…

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Celebrate You Mini Slim Card

Today, I am sharing a Mini Slim one layer card. I started by taking a sheet of the limited edition Starlight (Metallic Champagne) Cardstock and cutting a card panel to 6.5″ x 3.5.” Next, I lined up the Polka Dot – Square Stencil on my card panel. Using some post-it note tape to block off…

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It’s All Summer Smiles

In my little part of kent it is hot hot hot and I am loving it, so it seemed only right that I used the fabulous Good Vibes stamps set, with so many stamps that make you think of lazy summer days. I always feel better when the sun is out, it always gives me…

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You’re Un-Frog-ettable!

Happy Tuesday! Tasha here sharing two new cards created with the super cute Un*frog*ettable Stamp Set! For the first card, I created a night scene with a star-filled sky. This little frog stamp is so cute and looks like he is enjoying the view. This set includes several sentiments, but I added “You Are Ridiculously…

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Have a Relaxing Day!

Hello there! Kimberly here to share with you how I made this card using Seaside Silhouettes and Seaside Sentiments from Maker forte. I started out blending a few Cathrine Pooler inks: Tiara, Tiki Torch, Aquatini and Flirty Fuchia. Then, I spritzer it with water for a water drop look. Next, I stamped the palm tree…

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No line watercoloring

Hello everyone, happy Sunday!!! Today I want to share with you a no line watercoloring card. To create this card first, I stamped the Poppies on a watercolor paper using a tattered rose Distress ink. And I prepare a white paper and stamped it too. I colored the watercolor paper with Kuretake Watercolors using a…

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Be Your Own Kind of Beautiful

Hi crafty friends…it’s Michelle here sharing a floral slimline card with you today. Don’t you just love a beautiful floral…I know I sure do and this one is no exception! When it comes to making cards I find I usually stick to the smaller A2 size. And slimlines I don’t make nearly enough of because…

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Easy Summer Cards (with video)

Hello! It’s Kari here with some Easy Summer Cards to share! I love this new set from Maker Forte and it pairs so well with the A2 circle stencil! Today I have a video of how to create an interesting background on your summer cards. They really are very easy to make…and mix & match…

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Simple Sympathy Card

Hello Maker Friends! Carisa from Inky Fairy Designs back with you today with another ink blended background. Have you ever just loved the result of something so much that you use it over and over? That’s how it is with me and ink blending right now however no two cards look the same because you…

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Summer Vibes Pocket Card

Hello friends! It’s Amanda Fitterer here sharing a super easy Pocketfold card! These little pocketfolds are MUCH easier to make than you think! The best way to explain how to create this pocket card is by showing you in a video! So that’s just what I’ve done: If you don’t have time to watch the…

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Happy Birthday Flowers

Today’s card ended up being one of my favorites from my craft room. I wanted to use a stamp set that I have not inked yet. So I choose the Love, Hope, Strength a Maker Forte in collaboration with Varada Sharma. To be completely honest, I was intimated by this set. Why? I am not…