How to make quick and easy cards with just a few supplies!

Hi Hollowers! I know its been a while since I stopped by with a blog post, but have you been watching over on YouTube? We have alot of changes coming to The Hollow (all good), I can’t tell you them all yet but I I’m telling you as much as I can so be sure that you are subscribed to the YouTube channel to learn about our new adventure! Today I am excited to show you some easy cardmaking with only a few supplies.

easy cardmaking with a few supplies

Today we are excited to be joining Altenew for their Serenity Blog Hop, they are releasing some beautiful new decals, stencils and all new laser cut shapes for you to alter however the. creative mood takes you! The next hop participant is near the end of the post; if you get lost along the way, hop to the Altenew Blog to get your bearings. You can also shop the new collection by clicking here.


To celebrate this release, Altenew is giving away a $30 gift certificate to 6 lucky winners! Please leave a comment on the Altenew Card Blog or/and Altenew Mixed Media Blog by 7/23/2020 for a chance to win.

We’ll also draw a winner to receive a $15 gift certificate from the comments left on each designer’s blog on the blog hop list below. All winners will be announced on the Altenew Winners Page on 07/26/2020.


Today I want to share my FIRST ever slim-line card, also some tips and tricks for easy mixed media ideas in your card making and finally how to use stencils for some unique effects without needing lots of supplies! I love easy cardmaking with only a few supplies…

easy cardmaking with a few supplies

Here is a video tutorial on how I created these cards:

Did you see my video last week on how to create these effects with the Altenew Release? If not click here to check out my top tips! You might to check out tips from previous Altenew blog hops but clicking here too.

easy cardmaking with a few supplies

Where next?

Next up is the Altenew Mixed Media Blog; I hope you enjoyed these tips and tricks, don’t forget to sign up for our newsletter at the top while you’re here and I’ll see you again soon!

Happy Crafting

Alexandra & The Prickle