Hero Arts has limited operations due to the Coronavirus.  Expect longer shipping times through April 7. Stay Safe!  Read more here. 

Wintertime Fun Sneak Peeks #1 & #2

Wintertime Fun Sneak Peeks #1 & #2

July 17, 2017

Hello and welcome to Christmas in July here at Hero Arts! This week we invite you to join us for a special preview of the new 2017 Wintertime Fun collection, leading up to the full catalog reveal on Wednesday, July 19. Let’s start things off with a festive holiday classic… This gorgeous card highlights not […]

View full article →

Bamboo Bold Prints and Butterflies

Bamboo Bold Prints and Butterflies

July 07, 2017 1 Comment

Hi, Happy Friday! What are your favorite stamping supplies? Do you have certain products that you use in your card designs as often as possible? Today, I'm sharing a card that I made with two of my favorite stamping products - Bold Prints background stamps and Ombre Ink pads.

View full article →

Video: Shopping Bag Fancy Die Gift Holder

Video: Shopping Bag Fancy Die Gift Holder

April 24, 2017

Hello! Jess here with a bright and cheerful birthday card using the fun Shopping Bag Fancy die as a gift holder! Watch the video tutorial below to see how I created my card! If you have problems viewing the video please try watching it on YouTube! We recently released the Shopping Bag Fancy die as […]

View full article →


Video: A Closer Look At New Ombré Ink and Quick Monochromatic Cards

Video: A Closer Look At New Ombré Ink and Quick Monochromatic Cards

March 27, 2017

I am a big fan of Hero Arts ombré inks – I love using them for backgrounds, color layering stamps and more. Today I have simple monochromatic Thinking Of You cards to give you a closer look at the 4 new ombré pads – Ombré Hydrangea, Ombré Soft Sky To Indigo, Ombré Meadow and Ombré Spring […]

View full article →

Ombré Hydrangea

Ombré Hydrangea

March 23, 2017

I love the variety of inks that Hero Arts offers. It’s so fun to see the transformation of the Color Layering images. Today’s card is a good example of unexpected color combinations. Isn’t the Color Layering Hydrangea stamp set beautiful? The leaves are stamped with Lime Green Shadow Ink and then layered with Green Apple. I was surprised […]

View full article →

You Age Well

You Age Well

February 02, 2017

Like any other self-respecting card maker, I enjoy sending my friends and family some of the creations that I labored hours over. ;) However, I enjoy sending these labors of love even more when I have a quirky – or dare I say, cheesy? – sentiment to add to them. The new Irreverent Birthday Messages […]

View full article →


Video: Friendship Card using Ombré Inking & Window Die-cutting

Video: Friendship Card using Ombré Inking & Window Die-cutting

January 26, 2017

If you follow me on Instagram, you probably know that I’m a mom of two fur babies. So I had to play with these cute cat images included in the Purr stamp set from 2017 Spring Catalog. My inspiration came from my own card that I made last August using circles window frame. This time I created […]

View full article →

Friend Friday with Chameleon – Week 3

Friend Friday with Chameleon – Week 3

December 22, 2016 1 Comment

While Chameleon pens are perfect for coloring images (especially for the coloring-impaired such as myself), they aren't limited to just that. For my card today, I decided to use the pens to create an ombre look on my die cuts.

View full article →

Happiest of Holidays

Happiest of Holidays

October 13, 2016

It won’t be long before the holidays are here and it’s never too early to start on those holiday cards! So today I decided to get a jump start on my holiday cards and play along with our new Holiday Cardmaking Challenge.

View full article →


Video: Spooky Halloween Shaker Card using Ombré Inking

Video: Spooky Halloween Shaker Card using Ombré Inking

September 22, 2016

I knew immediately what I wanted to create when I saw the Halloween Icons stamp set. With 16 essential Halloween images and words, I decided to use two of my favorite techniques to create a Halloween shaker card: ombré inking and background stamping. Ombré Ink made my blending work so much easier. I really love the […]

View full article →

Autumn Ombré + Die Cut Spotlighting

Autumn Ombré + Die Cut Spotlighting

September 07, 2016 1 Comment

Hello! Today I’m sharing a Fall card that combines three of my favorite products from the 2016 Winter Catalog — one stamp set, one ink pad, and one set of dies — along with a fun technique. To get started, stamp the solid layer of the leaves onto white cardstock with Ombré Autumn Ink. Stamp […]

View full article →

Happy Halloween Neon Ghosts Card

Happy Halloween Neon Ghosts Card

September 01, 2016

View full article →