Design Team Inspiration

Andrea ShellFloral Gift Box

Floral Gift Box

Hello there! The theme on the Crafty Meraki blog this week is Gift Giving, so I thought it would be fun to create a simple gift box and embellish it with flowers. First, I chose a lovely stri...

Andrea ShellElegant Lilies: Combining Dye Inks and Hot Foil

Elegant Lilies: Combining Dye Inks and Hot Foil

Hello there! It's Andrea back to share a mixed media card combining dye inks and hot foil. I hope you're not tired of lily cards because I have another one to share! Can you tell how much I l...

Andrea ShellPeonies on Tone-on-Tone Background

Peonies on Tone-on-Tone Background

Hi there! It's Andrea back to share a card using one of my favorite diecutting techniques: tone-on-tone backgrounds. For an elegant look, you can't go wrong with tone-on-tone backgrounds in m...

Andrea ShellOrange Lilies on Foiled Background

Orange Lilies on Foiled Background

Hi there! It's Andrea with you to share a card featuring a couple of products from the May release. I seriously can't get enough of those gorgeous Artisan Flora Lily Dies! My mother-in-law gr...

Andrea ShellCrafty Meraki 4th Anniversary Release: Cupcake Dies and Hot Foil Background

Crafty Meraki 4th Anniversary Release: Cupcake Dies and Hot Foil Background

Crafty Meraki is celebrating 4 years this month and has a fabulous release in honor of that milestone! There are intricate background dies with matching hot foil plates, a new addition to their po...

Andrea ShellHugs: Combining Layered Diecuts and Hot Foil

Hugs: Combining Layered Diecuts and Hot Foil

Hello, again! It's Andrea back to share a colorful card combining patterned paper, layered diecuts, and hot foil. This week the design team was tasked with using patterned paper on their proj...

Andrea ShellSlimline Birds of Paradise

Slimline Birds of Paradise

Hello, again! It's Andrea back to share a colorful slimline card featuring the Birds of Paradise stamp set. Aren't these images from the Birds of Paradise stamp set adorable?! I stamped them ...