Video Tutorials

EZ Tips to Create Your Own Warm and Cozy Window Scene
Winter's Eve Collection

August 9th 2017
Beautiful snow covered views are breathtaking and amazing to behold…especially from behind the warmth of a frost covered window! Join Emma Lou as she takes you to a winter wonderland with the new Winter’s Eve Collection and shows with you how to create magical warm and cozy window scenes! Follow along as she shares how to use the versatile window frame stamp set and coordinating dies using the various pieces to create different window looks, including the art of creating a frost accented pane and adding intricate decorative dies, as well as how to assemble and adhere the unique dimensional window box to a holiday card front.

Techniques Demonstrated in This Video:
- Lining Up Dies and Stamped Images
- Creative Ways With Dies and Die-Cut Images

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How to Create Christmas Cards in 30 Minutes or Less
Festive Holly Collection

July 26th 2017
Are you short on time and bound to a busy schedule but find yourself longing to show friends and loved ones how much you care through gifting them with special festive handmade greeting cards this holiday season! Avoid the stress and pressures of last minute creating as you follow Emma Lou’s simple steps outlined in this video assisting you in getting those Christmas cards created in 30 minutes or less! Learn how to utilize premade card panels found in the Festive Holly paper collection, a quick and easy coloring technique as well as how to trim apart die cut embellishments for fast and easy decorating!

Techniques Demonstrated in This Video:
- Coloring Technique
- Creative Ways With Dies and Die-Cut Images

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How to Create Elegant Christmas Cards
Festive Holly Collection

July 12th 2017
Avoid that last minute Christmas card making scramble this holiday season by starting your designing early! Follow along with Emma Lou as she shares tips and techniques for creating elegant Christmas cards using the Festive Holly Collection. Learn how to dress up your holiday creations using intricate die cuts, utilizing quick and easy coloring techniques as well as how to add that festive holiday sparkle using a gorgeous glitter frosting powder perfect for the winter season! Spark your creative imagination even further with a walk through of the entire Festive Holly Collection as well as a wonderful assortment of beautiful design team creations!

Techniques Demonstrated in This Video:
- Lining Up Dies and Stamped Images
- Cutting Intricate Dies
- Creative Ways With Dies and Die-Cut Images
- Coloring Technique
- Glittering Technique

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Tips to Make Intricate Die Cutting Easy and Fun
Classic Wedding Collection

June 28th 2017
Do you love the look of intricate die cuts, but have found yourself frustrated and defeated when trying to cut them? In this video, Emma Lou shares with you her top tips and techniques for putting the fun back into intricate die cutting! Learn the basics of shimming your dies, how to reposition when a section has not cut all the way through, as well as how to add wax paper to the cutting process ensuring that you land up with a perfect die cut which has been cut with ease! Also included are several unique ideas for layering, laying out and mixing your intricate die cuts for a multitude of decorating options, as well as a quick tutorial on creating a shaped card base using just a partial cut from your metal die!

Techniques Demonstrated in This Video:
- Cutting Intricate Dies
- Creative Ways With Dies and Die-Cut Images

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EZ Tips to Create an Elegant Card with Intricate Dies and Stamps
Classic Wedding Collection

June 14th 2017
Have you been looking for extra inspiration to boost your creativity when creating those special art from the heart projects? Join Emma Lou as she shares her special tips and tricks on creating a breathtaking greeting card for a wedding or anniversary with the Classic Wedding Collection! Learn how to use an intricate die to create a stunning card front, a quick stamping technique featuring several colors of ink applied simultaneously, as well as how to add glitter quickly and with ease to create delicate glistening accents! Conclude with a walk through of a glorious array of projects designed to inspire and get you creating!

Techniques Demonstrated in This Video:
- Creative Ways With Dies and Die-Cut Images
- Cutting Intricate Dies
- Coloring Technique
- Glittering Technique

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How to Create your Own Stamped and Glittered Background
Flowering Dogwood Collection

May 24th 2017
Have you ever wondered how those beautiful hand stamped backgrounds have been created using a combination of glitters, stamps and inks? In this video, Emma Lou walks you through her simple techniques for creating a sophisticated and elegant card front background! Work alongside her as she stamps, shades and colors a stunning background masterpiece, as well as sharing a new technique for applying glitter and glass shards to your creations! Follow along to the finish as she adheres some dimensional embellishments and witness just how quickly and easily this chic card comes together!

Techniques Demonstrated in This Video:
- Stamped Background Technique
- Coloring Technique
- Glittering Technique

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EZ Classic Petunia Flower Shaping Techniques
Classic Petunia Collection

May 10th 2017
Wander through petunia filled gardens with Emma Lou as she shares with you the versatility of the Classic Petunia cling stamp set and die combinations! Learn how to stamp, die cut, color and shape the exquisite summer petunia in its recognizable trumpet like form, as well as exploring other various floral looks you can achieve using the same stamp and die combination simply by varying your shaping techniques, color palette and dimensional configurations. End your stroll by taking in glorious inspirational projects as well as a walk through the entire Classic Petunia Collection!

Techniques Demonstrated in This Video:
- Flower Shaping
- Coloring Technique

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Creating Quick Cards with Decorative Dies and Foldout Cards
Tropical Paradise Collection

April 26th 2017
Whether you're feeling creatively stuck, require a quick creation or just looking for a super fun, dimensional paper crafting project, step into the Heartfelt Creation's craft room as Emma Lou shares how to create beautiful cards using an assortment of decorative dies, fold-out card bases and hand stamped embellishments. Learn tips and tricks to pair and cut out beautiful borders that coordinate them with our pre-assembled fold-out card bases, as well as easy techniques to color stamped images, turning them into visually stunning embellishment pieces -- all coming together to create a masterpiece in minutes!

Techniques Demonstrated in This Video:
- Creative Ways With Dies and Die-Cut Images
- Creating an Interactive Card/Project
- Coloring Technique

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Ez Steps to Create Plumerias
Tropical Paradise Collection

April 12th 2017
Prepare to escape and be transported to a tropical vacation hot spot in your very own crafty space as Emma Lou shares tips and tricks to creating the beautiful and exotic plumeria flower! Learn how to color this stunning tropical floral perfectly with precision sponge daubers, as well as shaping techniques featuring the Deluxe Flower Shaping Kit and special assembly instructions! Lastly, wind down your “stay-cay” in paradise as Emma Lou walks you through the Tropical Paradise Collection ending with some exquisite project samples for your inspiration!

Techniques Demonstrated in This Video:
- Flower Shaping
- Coloring Technique

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EZ Steps to Creating Backgrounds with Stamps and Dies
Monkeying Around Collection

March 22nd 2017
Creating simple, classic, one of a kind any-occasion cards should be easily done... However, from time to time we all find ourselves creatively stuck! In this video Emma Lou shares several straightforward techniques that when paired together give you endless creative design options and possibilities. Learn how easy it is to create a background for a card base that incorporates a decorative die cut border, a pop out die cut sentiment and several beautiful glittering techniques by following Emma Lou's easy step by step instructions using the adorable Monkeying Around Collection!

Techniques Demonstrated in This Video:
- Creating a Stamped Background
- Creative Ways With Dies and Die-Cut Images
- Glittering Technique
- Coloring Technique

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