New Crafter’s Guide
Welcome to the Simon Says Stamp blog New Crafter’s Guide! This space is designed with the new crafter in mind. But, it’s also to be used as a refresher for intermediate and advanced crafters as well.
There are many things that go into stamping and card-making. From inks, to stamps, to dies, to techniques, to paper, to stencils, and so much more, it can often be overwhelming for new crafters. Let alone, you could end up spending a lot of unnecessary money too. So, you’re probably wondering …
With so many tools, supplies, and products available, where should I start?
We’re glad you asked, because you’re in the right place. At Simon Says Stamp we are passionate about smart and efficient crafting, plus, having a lot of fun while we do it. In the blogs and videos we share, our expert blog contributors help educate and inform you on what you need and how to make your supplies and products work best for you. The best place to start for tools and supplies is below with our “Beginner Necessities” featured products. And, the perfect starting point for viewing is with our select beginner tutorials, created just for you. Navigate below and explore the never-ending creative world of crafting and card-making.
PRACTICE MAKES PERFECT
As with most skilled hobbies and creative projects, practice is crucial. Our experts have put in countless hours of practicing, trying, failing, perfecting, doing and re-doing. It’s a process, but it’s one in which you’re not alone. There is an entire community of bloggers and crafters—newbies and veterans alike—who engage daily on the SSS blog to share inspiration with each other. It’s one big family and you get to be a part of it with us as you practice and learn the happiness to be found in hand-crafting small pieces of joy to be shared with others.