I’m going to be showing you two creative cards you can make in simple steps! Whether you enjoy quick simple card making ideas (that are free) or you love learning techniques I’ve got ‘ya covered!

Whether you enjoyed this card making tutorial with me LIVE on Youtube or you’re watching the replay, I want to welcome you and say thank you to all who were able to join in!  These creative card ideas just scream summertime and I know we’re all ready for that!


Creative Cards + Marker-to-Stamp Technique Tutorial:

Remember, this was filmed live, mistakes and all! I hope you enjoy watching and and thinking about what YOUR creative cards are going to look like and who you plan to send them to! And…mark your calendars for my next live!


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The first card is a Scrap that Idea card! Yep, I had a bunch of 1 ¼” strips of white cardstock so I created this sweet and sunshiny card for you.

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  • Daffodil Delight – 5 ½” x 8 ½”, score at 4 ¼”
  • Whisper White – (3) 1 ¼” x 3 ¼” and 1″ x 4 ¼” plus a small scrap for the flowers
  • Basic Black – 3 ½” x 4 ¼”
  • Ribbon – 16″


Here are the supplies I used on my “Scrap that Idea” card. I literally just pulled scraps from my drawer to make it and so can you. Need any of the supplies to create the card? Simple! Just click a pic to start your order!

Flash Cards 2.0 by Connie Stewart - www.SimplySimpleStamping.com

My second card is a Flash Card 2.0. This card is very retro and fun. I love the way the end scraps could be used to add depth to the card.

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  • Whisper White Thick – 5 ½” x 8 ½”, score at 4 ¼”
  • Granny Apple Green – 2 ⅛” x 5 ½” – cut (2) ¾” x 2 ⅛” leaving 2 ⅛” x 4″
  • Whisper White – 2” x 5 ⅜” – punch a 2″ circle on one end and cut (1) into ¾” x 3 ⅜” and the remaining to ¾” x 3″
  • Ribbon – 3″ and a ribbon knot


I love how this Flash Card 2.0 came together! Such fun layers! To order any of the supplies you need to create it yourself, just click a pic!

PIN IT! Want to save this idea? Pin this image to your favorite Pinterest Board!

Thanks so much for being here today! I hope you’re enjoying seeing the YouTube Lives on Thursdays. I am really enjoying being able to share longer videos with you and I feel like I am spending creative time with several hundred stamping friends. It’s SO cool!

I will be back next Thursday with a new YouTube Premiere featuring my stamp set “Nothing’s Better Than”. Mark your calendar for that one!

See you all on Saturday as I showcase the Artistry Blooms Suite. Make it a fabulous day my friends! Love ya!