• Christmas Joy Tag

    Christmas Joy Jar by Kelly Rasmussen for Hero Arts

    I love to give my friends and family pretty packages that are wrapped with a homemade touch. To make this possible during the busy holiday season, I always like to have a stack of tags on hand to tie on those last minute gift bags, boxes and jars that are headed out the door. So […]

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  • My Monthly Hero is Here!

    MMH October 2015 blog

    UPDATE: Our kit has sold out! Thank you all for the amazing support and excitement surrounding the launch of this kit! We hope you’ve enjoyed all of the poinsettia inspiration we’ve shared the past few days! Maybe it even gave you a little creative inspiration as you celebrated World Cardmaking Day over the weekend? The […]

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  • My Monthly Hero Winner!


    We hope you’ve enjoyed our Countdown to Creativity the past few days! The launch of My Monthly Hero is only a few short hours away, and we’re super excited to share our first kit with you! As promised, we have one kit to giveaway to a lucky blog reader. We’ve randomly selected a comment from our […]

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  • October MMH Countdown: Idea #8 + giveaway!

    My Monthly Hero October 2015 by Jayne Nelson for Hero Arts

    I’m wrapping up the Countdown to Creativity with one last post featuring the My Monthly Hero kit, before it launches in the store tomorrow, October 5 at noon EST! I absolutely adore the My Monthly Hero poinsettia stamp set, frame cuts, and inks! Nothing says “holiday” like a beautiful, red poinsettia! The three shades of red […]

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  • October MMH Countdown: Idea #7 + giveaway!


    You know, one of the nice things about flower stamp sets is that you’re not limited by color choices, like with real flowers. Exhibit A: blue poinsettias. I stamped the poinsettias from the My Monthly Hero October kit using  – this set is perfect for these multi-step stamp sets, as it has two shades of […]

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  • October MMH Countdown: Idea #6 + giveaway!


    Today I’m sharing you a simple card you can make using the new My Monthly Hero kit. The October kit will launch on Monday, October 5 at noon EST, and quantities are limited, so you won’t want to miss it! I cut the flowers out and used them to top off a , where I […]

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  • October MMH Countdown: Idea #5 + giveaway!

    My Monthly Hero October 2015 by Jayne Nelson for Hero Arts

    I’ve been having so much fun using the new layered poinsettias and layered leaf stamps included in the first My Monthly Hero kit, available October 5th from Hero Arts! When stamped together, the layered stamps create the most beautiful and realistic poinsettia image, perfect for all kinds of holiday cards and tags! The stamps align so […]

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  • October MMH Countdown: Idea #4 + giveaway!

    Merry Christmas by Amy Tsuruta for Hero Arts

    Can you believe that we’re into the month of October? Where have the days gone? Before we know it, the holidays will be here! Today I’m sharing a card created with the stamp set from the October My Monthly Hero kit. This kit will launch in the Hero Arts store on Monday, October 5 at […]

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  • October MMH Countdown: Idea #3 + giveaway!


    Hello and welcome to Day 2 of our Countdown to Creativity! We are getting more and more excited about the launch of our first My Monthly Hero kit at 12pm EST on Monday, October 5! Today we have a card to share from our creative team member Suzanne. We love the soft colors of ink she […]

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  • October MMH Countdown: Idea #2 + giveaway!

    Peace Joy Poinsettia by Clare Prezzia for Hero Arts

    Hello! Today I’m playing with the beautiful poinsettia stamp set from the October My Monthly Hero kit, and layering the images on vellum. You can learn a little more about this kit on this morning’s post, HERE. Vellum is a slick surface, so to layer these images without the colors muddling together, I zapped the […]

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  • October MMH Countdown: Idea #1 + giveaway!

    My Monthly Hero October 2015 by Jayne Nelson for Hero Arts

    The countdown has begun! On Monday our inaugural My Monthly Hero: Creativity in a Box kit will be available for purchase! The kits are limited in quantity, and once they’re gone, that’s it! So be sure to mark your calendars, you’ll want to be here on Monday, October 5 at noon EST when the kit hits […]

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  • Merry Christmas

    My Monthly Hero October 2015 by Jayne Nelson for Hero Arts

    I am so excited about the My Monthly Hero stamp kit program launching on October 5th! The first monthly stamp kit includes a gorgeous set of layered poinsettia stamps, layered leaves, and two lovely sentiments! The stamps are perfectly sized for holiday cards and gift tags, too! Just for fun, I created a card using […]

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  • Witching You

    Witching You by Sally Traidman for Hero Arts

    It’s time to get out some pumpkin stamps and make some Halloween cards! I thought this Smiling Jack ‘o’ Lantern worked really well with the Witch Feet Stamp & Cut set! I stamped the pumpkin in orange on yellow paper and hand cut 3 of them.

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  • Love You to the Moon

    I Love You to the Moon and Bat by Lisa Spangler - Closeup

    You guys! I’m just batty for the Moon and Bat stamp. You could even say that I’m over the moon for it. Here, let me show you.

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  • Video: Halloween Candy Bag Ideas


    Halloween is around the corner, so today I am sharing  treat bag ideas featuring a fun set called Halloween Borders.

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  • Makeover Challenge Winners


    Hello, and welcome to the winners’ post for our Makeover Challenge. First up, a big thank you to everyone who entered. It was so inspiring to see the ways you altered your designs and made over your projects. We have chosen our four winners, and all that is left is to announce them! First up this […]

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  • Halloween Hoops

    Happy Halloween Duo by Amy Tsuruta for Hero Arts

    We’re officially in the fall season here in the Pacific Northwest. The weather has been crisp and sunny. Fall brings Halloween, so I’m sharing a couple projects using the same stamps. I really love designing with 3 inch hoops. Although I used the same stamps, Spider in Web and Happy Halloween, isn’t it amazing how different the projects look?

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  • Bright Thanksgiving


    Hiya! Today, I have a confession to make – I’ve never really used stencils before! So as a stencil newbie, I decided to take baby steps and start with the simplest way I knew how to use them; by sponging.

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  • You’re My Boo!


    With October right around the corner, it’s the perfect time to play with Halloween stamps and dies. I’ve started to make miniature cards to tuck inside my candy bags, and the You’re my Boo Ghost and coordinating frame cuts are perfect for this.

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  • Color Layering Wreath for Fall

    Color Layering Wreath for Fall by Jayne Nelson for Hero Arts

    Hi! Happy Autumn! Today I am sharing two seasonal cards that were inspired by a love of wreaths. I used the new Color Layering Wreath set to create two very different fall designs. This set is perfect for creating both modern and traditional style wreaths for every season!

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  • Video: Bow Gift Tags and More!

    Video: Bow gift tags and more! by Yana Smakula

    Have you had the chance to see the cutest Ribbon Cutting set by Lia? Its a perfect little die that cut fun bows to dress up your crafty projects! Keep on reading to find out how you can use it!

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  • Fall Greetings

    Fall Leaf by Libby Hickson for Hero Arts

    Our Makeover Challenge winds down this weekend – Sunday is your final opportunity to get your card entered! I hope you’ve had a chance to play along. I wanted to join in the fun, too, so I remade this card I had posted on my own blog a year or so ago. I wanted to remake this card […]

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  • Hello Fall

    Hello Fall by Tami Hartley for Hero Arts

    The first official day of Fall is less than a week away. Football season. Crisp, cool mornings. Turning leaves. Pumpkin spice everything. And how about some seasonal stamping to go along with it? Sounds like the perfect way to spend a Fall afternoon to me!

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  • Kelly’s Yeti

    Yeti by Kelly Purkey for Hero Arts

    Hello there, it’s Kelly Purkey here today to share a card I put together using the new Clearly Kelly holiday products. I don’t like to play favorites, but I am getting mighty attached to the Kelly’s Yeti Stamp & Cut set from the new collection. He’s just too cute!

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  • Coloring Layering Fall Trees

    Sending Hugs by Kelly Rasmussen for Hero Arts

    Hi everyone! One of my favorite times of the year is when the leaves on the trees change to gorgeous shades of reds, oranges and yellows. So with that inspiration I created this card using the Color Layering Fall Trees clear set. I started out by taping a panel of watercolor cardstock down to my […]

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  • Give Thanks

    Give Thanks by Mariana Grigsby for Hero Arts

    Hello everyone! Today I am sharing an autumn card featuring products from the new 2015 Holiday Collection. Autumn colors are my favorite, so I thought that a great way to achieve them was by using ink dauber colors for the background of my card. Creating backgrounds with ink daubers is very easy, and the results […]

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  • Announcing Our Launch Party Winners

    Thank you to all who dropped in for a visit during our new website launch party last week! We’re now ten days in and it’s beginning to feel like home. We hope you’re enjoying the new site as much as we are! Now for the randomly selected winners of our daily launch week giveaways. If […]

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  • Sending You Hugs


    Hey everyone! I’m playing along with the Makeover Challenge! I decided to do a makeover on one of my cards I designed for the Launch Party Blog Hop:

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  • New Copper Embossing Powder


    Today I am sharing a card using the new Copper Embossing Powder, which is perfect for Fall cards. I started with a panel of white card stock and stamped the background onto it with Branches Bold Prints; I then added the embossing powder and heat set it. That panel was then die cut into a circle shape. I wanted […]

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  • Thank You, Pumpkin!

    Thank you, pumpkin! by Yana Smakula

    Hello everyone! Have you seen new Hero Arts Paper Layering Dies? I had the pleasure of playing with them back in August and I have to say – I am so excited about these! The Paper Layering Pumpkin Die is perfect for Halloween, Thanksgiving or simple Autumn cards. These paper layering dies work wonderfully on one layer projects. You […]

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