Cut-It-Up Techniques + BLOG HOP + FREE GIFT + GIVEAWAYS

Hello again! I am back with more ideas for stretching your products… by cutting images into pieces to create new looks.

Cut It Up Video by Jennifer McGuire Ink

[If the video is not visible, please head HERE to YouTube to watch. All supplies are linked to multiple sources in the thumbnails at the end of this post. Compensated affiliate links may be used at no cost to you. I appreciate your support!]

Watch my video to see how to use “cut it up” techniques for unique card designs!

Here are the cards from my video along with the main products featured. For the full supply list, scroll down to the thumbnails at the end of this post.


WITH SYMPATHY CARD
Featuring:
Simon Says Stamp So Beautiful Stamp (SSS)
SSS CZ Design With Sympathy Dies (SSS)
Waffle Flower Additional Square Dies (SSS)
Karin Brushmarkers (SSS)
Tim Holtz Watercolor Paper (SSS)
• Additional basic supplies linked in thumbnails below.

Cut It Up Video by Jennifer McGuire Ink

Cut It Up Video by Jennifer McGuire Ink


WITH SYMPATHY HIBISCUS CARD
Featuring:
Simon Says Stamp Hibiscus Blooms Die (SSS)
SSS CZ Design With Sympathy Dies (SSS)
Simon Says Stamp Thank You Text Stamp (SSS)
Distress Oxide Ink Pads (SSS)
• Additional basic supplies linked in thumbnails below.

Cut It Up Video by Jennifer McGuire Ink

Cut It Up Video by Jennifer McGuire Ink


GRATEFUL CARD
Featuring:
Simon Says Stamp Work Of The Heart Stamp Set (SSS)
Simon Says Stamp Thank You Text Stamp (SSS)
• Additional basic supplies linked in thumbnails below.

Cut It Up Video by Jennifer McGuire Ink

Cut It Up Video by Jennifer McGuire Ink


LOVE AND TAHNKS CARD
Featuring:
Simon Says Stamp Center Cut Hexagon Stamp (SSS)
Simon Says Stamp Hexagon Greetings Stamp Set (SSS)
Simon Says Stamp Hexagon Greetings Die (SSS)
SSS CZ Design US of Craft-ay Stamp Set (SSS)  – envelope
Distress Oxide Ink Pads (SSS)
• Additional basic supplies linked in thumbnails below.

Cut It Up Video by Jennifer McGuire Ink

Cut It Up Video by Jennifer McGuire Ink


Here are the other artists I mentioned in my video:


BLOG HOP & FREE GIFT

Today I am participating in a blog hop with Simon Says Stamp in celebration of their newest release – Crafty Hugs. You can see the whole release HERE.

Simon Says Stamp is also offering a Rainbow Shattered Glass Deco Foil with any purchase! Use the “HUGS4U”. While supplies last. Ends 5/31/20. Shop HERE.

The next stop on the hop is the blog of my lovely friend Kristina Werner. You can also start at the beginning of the hop at the Simon Says Stamp Blog.

GIVEAWAY

I am giving away a $25 gift card to Simon Says Stamp! For your chance, leave a comment below by 11:59pmEST on 5/31/20. (To leave a comment, head to my blog, scroll down to the bottom of this post and click the green “leave a comment” button. The winner’s name will be announced on the Simon Says Stamp blog.)

SUPPLIES

Want to find the products I used? I have listed them below. (Compensated affiliate links used at no cost to you. Thank you for your support! Affiliate and product disclosure can be found here. All products were personally purchased except the SSS-branded products which were received from the company with no expectation. As always, I was not paid to do this post nor am I on any design teams. I only use products I love!)

Simon Says Stamp So Beautiful Stamp
[ SSS ]
SSS CZ Design With Sympathy Dies
[ SSS ]
Waffle Flower Additional Square Dies
[ SSS ]
Simon Says Stamp Center Cut Hexagon…
[ SSS ]
Simon Says Stamp Hexagon Greetings…
[ SSS ]
Simon Says Stamp Hexagon Greetings Die
[ SSS ]
SSS CZ Design US of Craft-ay Stamp Set
[ SSS ]
Simon Says Stamp Thank You Text Stamp
[ SSS ]
Simon Says Stamp Work Of The Heart…
[ SSS ]
Simon Says Stamp Hibiscus Blooms Die
[ SSS ]
Karin Brushmarkers
[ SSS ]
Tim Holtz Watercolor Paper
[ SSS ]
Simon Says Stamp Assorted Holographic…
[ SSS ]
MISTI Stamping Tool
[ SSS ]
Anti Static Powder Bag
[ SSS ]
VersaMark Ink
[ SSS ]
Hero Arts White Embossing Powder
[ SSS ]
Hero Arts Heat Gun
[ SSS ]
Blending Brushes
[ SSS ]
Distress Oxide Ink Pads
[ SSS ]
Gina K Connect Glue
[ SSS ]
Therm O Web Purple Tape
[ SSS ]
Tonic Aqua Shimmer Pens
[ SSS ]
Tim Holtz Trimmer
[ SSS ]
Gemini Junior Die Cut Machine
[ SSS ]
i-Crafter Self Mending Cutting Pad
[ SSS ]
WAffle Flower Mini Water Media Mat
[ SSS ]
Microfiber Cloth
[ SSS ]
T Ruler
[ SSS ]
Couture Creations Creative Detailer Tool
[ SSS ]
E6000 Spray Adhesive
[ SSS ]


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414 thoughts on “Cut-It-Up Techniques + BLOG HOP + FREE GIFT + GIVEAWAYS”

  1. All your cards pop with color. I love the neon rainbow colors in your Thank You card. Thanks Jennifer, this is a great release!

  2. Love every one of your cards. I have 2 favorites though. The orange flower one really stands out and I love the fact you cut it up and made it look mosaic looking! Awesome technique, I will have to try that! My other favorite is the medical card cut with all the circles. You are very talented! Thanks for sharing!

  3. The colors you used are so vibrant and I really love how you make use of one image for multiple cards – that’s one of my favorite things to do too!!

  4. You always have such unique ideas Jennifer and explain them so well to make them easy! ❤️💖🧡

  5. Love your techniques. Thanks for sharing! You help make us better craters by opening our minds to exploring new things.

  6. Fabulous cards! Thanks for sharing this detailed tutorial. Your videos are always chocka-blocka full of wonderful ideas and techniques!! ♥️

  7. I’m always impressed with what you create. What a variety of creations that are so colorful and eye-catching. The video is fantastic, and I’ve bookmarked it so I can rewatch at my leisure. Thank you for inspiring me!!!

  8. I love that you enjoy sharing your cards, ideas and “shortcuts” with us! Your cards are always beautiful and make me happy! Thank you so much!!!

  9. Thank you for sharing your beautiful cards Jennifer and your tips on stretching products that we already own. I am liking so many products from this new SSS release.

  10. LOVE these cards, Jennifer! You always do such fabulous work, and an excellent job of explaining it. I think you repeat just enough to reinforce the techniques, but not too much. You are the Goldilocks of teaching! 🙂 Thank you for sharing these. Take care, stay safe, & have a wonderful day! 🙂 ~ Andrea

  11. Always enjoy your videos Jennifer and learn something new! Your techniques for these cards are inspiring me to be more brave and try this cut technique. Your end results are such a positive confirmation of the process!

  12. Jennifer, I always love your projects and you have give me soo much inspiration. These cards are amazing.

  13. Always love you ideas and videos. They are so inspiring in these times. Thanks to SSS for all the special designs.

  14. Thank you, Jennifer, for the most wonderful ideas you share with step by step instructions on how you create them. Thank you also for the crafty sales page–I’m just now getting familiar with it. I especially zeroed in on Sweet n Sassy because of their beautiful sentiments of Scripture, encouraging phrases, etc. You are a blessing!

  15. Thank you so much for the inspiration to use Stamps and Dies in a different way.
    Your cards are so beautiful.

  16. Great new releases from SSS! Your cards are fabulous and I look forward to watching your video.

  17. AS always, great techniques for me to try. Glad to see many sympathy card designs. Always need those.

  18. I really like the Cut it Up! technique. I’m going to give it a try! Always love your tutorials Jennifer and I love SSS products

  19. I am so impressed with your cards and the videos! I watched a few to many before going to try a couple, and realized that makes it hard. Thank you so much for clear instructions, great ideas and links to where to get items. I love making cards and have been at it for 47 years. You brought new excitement to a favorite craft!

    I was wondering if you ever use background designer papers on your cards?

  20. Fun technique and a great way to change the look of your supplies. Thanks for the inspiration, as always!
    Marianne x

  21. Thank you so much for your wonderful videos! Due to COVID-19 I’m kind of forced to retire and looking forward to using your many techniques that you so lovingly share with us.

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