Category Archives: Card Making

Merry and Bright Holiday Cards

Two beautiful Holiday Cards designed using the Tonic Studios Doily Strip Punch and The Robin’s Nest Papers. Continue reading

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Encaustic Painted Cards en Masse

We used the Encaustic paints and tools to create each of these 200 handmade cards. Continue reading

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The Queen Bee of Cards

Ruth Hamilton, designer for Tonic Studios UK created this fantastic card to highlight a simple bee stamp.  I love the way she used the Celtic Circle Die to create a frame as the focal point for the stamped bee.  She … Continue reading

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Cards with Borders and More

I found this great site today with TONS of fun ideas for using the Tonic Studios Simplicity Border and Strip Punches to make cards.  Scroll down the page and you will find a variety of cards with links to their … Continue reading

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Office Valentines

HaPpY VaLeNtinE’s DaY! The other day Paula set up a table in the workroom and had everyone in the office make a Valentine using only the Purple Cows CraftGeek Pin It #7100 , 9 Blade Trimmer #7600, and the Tonic … Continue reading

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Big News!!! Purple Cows & Tonic Studios Join Forces!

Tonic Studios, a leader in the design and manufacture of craft tools and scissors has joined forces in an exclusive partnership with Purple Cows. Starting in March 2013 Purple Cows will be distributing Tonic products in the Americas while Tonic … Continue reading

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From the Archives- Christmas Advent Calendar

Originally posted 12/2009 December is almost here! The Holidays are officially upon us…do you have your Advent Calendar yet? Well, Paula Nelson-Hart has been busy creating a fabulous Advent Banner for you to make. It is a lovely decoration, and … Continue reading

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A Little Note Card with Elisa Kammerdiener

Purple Cows designer Elisa Kammerdiener shares with us “A little Note Card” that she created using her go to Purple Cows 2 in 1 trimmer, CraftGeek Pin It and Spring Pins. Click here for the full supply list and instructional … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving Cards by Tracie Brown

Purple Cows designer Tracie Brown shares with us 2 fabulous “Thanksgiving” cards she created with the Purple Cows CraftGeek Spring Punch It, Wind It, Pin It and Pins. Click here for the full supply list and instructional PDF to Tracie’s … Continue reading

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Halloween Card with Elisa Kammerdiener

Purple Cows designer Elisa Kammerdiener shares a Halloween Card she created and used the Purple Cows CraftGeek Wind It tool and Wire to add some extra added touches to her card. Click here for the full supply list and instructional … Continue reading

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Fall Laminated Home Decor Cards with Lynn Warner

Purple Cows designer Lynn Warner shares a quick and easy unique Fall home décor idea?? Try collecting and laminating fall leaves to preserve them and add interest to your home! By using scraps of patterned scrapbook paper and inexpensive ornament … Continue reading

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Happy Fall Card with Cristal Hobbs

Purple Cows designer Cristal Hobbs created this gorgeous “Happy Fall” card using the Purple Cows CraftGeek Solstice Punch It Punch, Pin It and Laurel Leaf Pins and the 2 in 1 combo trimmer with straight blade and score blade. Click … Continue reading

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