Welcome to this week’s video! A summer card today. I love elephants, I think they are so cute so the stamp set I am using today is one of my favorites. And what if you combine it with an old BasicGrey paper pad called Marrakech… here is the outcome.

Enjoy the video and then scroll down for a list of supplies used. Don’t forget to leave me a comment, they are the reason I keep posting videos.


Click on the images below for more details on the supplies used

 1. Basics White 

 2. Exotic Decor 

 3. Be Happy 

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  1. Lovely…lovely lovely…u have such a biggggg collection of papers…and u know to use them all very well….

    Love ur work…!!!

    1. I don’t actually… wish I had more… bu I am biulding up my collection.
      I decided to buy only the 6×6 pads that come out. Since I am a cardmaker they are the best for me. Don’t take too much space and they are cheaper. So it’s easy to collect them. I usually get all the BasicGrey and Cosmo Cricket, since they are the ones that have all their collections in 6×6 size 🙂

  2. Love it!!! Your cards are amazing. I recently came across your site and now I look forward to your videos. Love the new music as well.

  3. Vicky…I love your cards! Your ideas are so cute and original…can’t wait to see your new craftroom:)

    1. Thanks! My new craft room had no progress yet… it still looks the same as the photos I’ve posted. I have many things in mind for decorating and storage.. but at this point I am trying to solve the “video recording” issues… lighting, HD camera etc.

  4. Very cute! I love the little details you added with the water and sentiment coming out of the trunk. Great summer card!

  5. Love love love the elephant …. you are so creative! Thanks for sharing ….. this is a card to “lift” for sure!

  6. Love the card, always love to use computer generated words and you’ve given me a great idea for my next one. Love your blog and look forward to seeing your creations.

  7. congratulation…. your work is beutiful, i had never seen before something like this. I´m super happy to found your website… sorry about my english is not the best…….

  8. I love this totally wonderful card! You always have the most fun and innovative designs, Vicky! I love your videos, it’s so fun to watch your card-making process, thanks so much for sharing your inspiration!

  9. LOVE your videos and cards, Vicky! This little elephant card is packed with tons of details–the gel pen, the printed sentiment, the water splash,…down to the BG paper AND last but not least, that little elephant ear flap-brilliant! That’s why it’s amazing! Keep the inspiration coming!! xoxo

  10. I really love how you paper piece with stamped images, I love paper piecing and cutting out stamped images too. For some reason it’s great creative therapy for me :). I also love to heat emboss too, it add such depth and texture. Thanks for your videos, they always inspire me!!

    1. Wow! It’s such a joy to watch you do what you do with paper,ink and glue! The music just adds so much to it as well – so much fun

      Will miss your videos – I check all the time to see what’s new.

      Have yourselves a wonderful time.

  11. Your the best ! Your card making is really inspiring. Thanks so much for sharing your creativity with us all.Blessings to you and your family.

  12. I look forward to seeing your cards every week! I love your details – so clever and such attention to detail! You are a great inspiration! Have a wonderful and relaxing vacation!

  13. As I watch you use it, I’m beginning to like the Basic White papers! Yay, now I know how to cut out small pieces of background out (meaning cutting out the sun)! Sometimes I wondered how to cut something out so tiny. Thanks!

  14. Great card! You think of things that I would never think of. So glad you share your videos – Love Them!!! Hugs!!

  15. Wonderful and creative card – as usual. I appreciate your sharing your artistic and craft techniques, especially the fine cutting, with me and all of your fans. Enjoy your vacation, but don’t be gone long.

  16. Vicky,
    Just watched your video…fell in love with the elephant. Cute, cute, cute. Can’t wait to see the next one. Happy stamping. Carol from Tennessee

  17. Love this card! super cute, and you have used so many different elements from various stamp sets to create this weeks card:-)

    Very creative design.

  18. I have found that when my cuts are not clean, it can either be a piece of paper stuck to the blade or trapped in the cutting channel.

  19. Oh my gosh! I JUST discovered your blog, and I LOVE it! Great video, great card. You’re using some of my absolute favorite papers and a stamp set that’s been on top of my wishlist for a long time (the elephant). I love how it turned out!

  20. Vicky, this is amazing! I love the details like the white ink highlights and how ingenious is that curvy sentiment with the water drops at the end! What a great card! Thanks for doing the videos! Can’t wait to see more!

  21. Hi, I just found you and I’m enjoying your videos. Love the simple and fast cards you make! TFS


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