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Printing on Die Cut Cardstock Pieces

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I adore handmade cards and I love making them each year and mailing them out to friends and family! This is the card I created for this year and I have to say it's one of my favorites. But the idea was not mine, I actually was inspired from a very talented paper crafter, Laurie with Stamping Up North. She created the card below last year with a stamped sentiment. 

I do not typically do stamped anything and knew I could create the same look with my favorite crafting too, my PRINTER! I love using my Canon PIXMA iP8720 Crafting Printer for this technique because of the way the paper feeds into the printer (I'll explain below).
First, I had to cut the trees out of white cardstock using my Silhouette electronic cutter. You can cut your trees out using other electronic cutters, metal dies or punches.  But how do you get the sentiment on the paper??
This is how...
1. Design your sentiment on a full 8.5x11" sheet of paper and print out on regular paper. 
 2. You'll want to l…

Inspired by Pinterest: Holiday Wood Slice Projects

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Join me for Inspired by Pinterest at My Craft Channel as I share some creative ways to use those wood slices in your holiday decorating. I will share pins on how to personalize these in a variety of ways.

CLICK HERE TO WATCH MY
HOLIDAY WOOD SLICE PROJECTS 
episode HERE on My Craft Channel

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Pin Referenced in Today's Episode
For more card display ideas, visit my
Holidays Christmas Board


Inspired by Pinterest: Clear Christmas Ornaments

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Join me for Inspired by Pinterest at My Craft Channel as I share some creative ways to decorate with clear holiday ornaments. Whether you are filling them on the inside or decorating the outside you will love the pins she's gathered up for last minute ornament exchanges or simple neighbor gifts.

CLICK HERE TO WATCH MY
CLEAR CHRISTMAS ORNAMENTS 
episode HERE on My Craft Channel

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Pin Referenced in Today's Episode

Be sure to check out my older episode "Glitter Cups" HERE to learn how to add glitter to the inside of your ornaments using Pledge Floor Care product.
For more card display ideas, visit my
Holidays

Inspired by Pinterest: Pool Noodle for Holidays DIY

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Join me for Inspired by Pinterest at My Craft Channel as I share creative was you can use pool noodles for your holiday decor products. They're an inexpensive option for some pretty crafting ideas that Lori will feature in today's episode.

CLICK HERE TO WATCH MY
HOLIDAY POOL NOODLES
episode HERE on My Craft Channel


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Pin Referenced in Today's Episode


 For more card display ideas, visit my
Pool Noodles Repurposed Board

Wrapping up the Holidays with Canon

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Be sure to check out my Get Creative with Canon
episode today on My Craft Channel. 
Holiday gifts do not have to be boring! In today’s episode Lori Allred shares how you can easily customize your gift wrapping with the person’s name or photo using theCanon PIXMA iP8720 Crafting Printer and the Free Exclusive Printable. Make your gift giving unique and memorable with today’s inspiration. View Episode Here








Inspired by Pinterest: Holiday Paper Trees

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Join me for Inspired by Pinterest at My Craft Channel as I share inexpensive and simple ways to create some holiday trees out of paper and garlands.



CLICK HERE TO WATCH MY
HOLIDAY PAPER TREES
episode HERE on My Craft Channel


Allred Design - Lori Allred
Pin Referenced in Today's Episode

 For more card display ideas, visit my
Holidays: Christmas Board


Join me next Thursday for another great IBP episode!
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