Guest Post | Hybrid Crafting | Janet Hopkins

Today I'm excited to welcome Janet Hopkins with a fun free printable download and PDF project.

In the PDF Janet walks you through the process of creating a couple hybrid cards and a hybrid decor idea using bracelet blanks.



ALSO Janet is having a giveaway today that includes the Hero Arts background stamps she used in this project. Click on over to her blog to enter.


Janet started this amazing journey of documenting her everyday life sixteen years ago and is amazed by how much the industry has grown and evolved in that time. Since finding her passion, Janet's work has been published in all of the major publications as well as the covers of several magazines. She has contributed to over thirteen idea books and has worked with many of the top manufacturers in the business.

Janet is an experienced educator having taught at stores, conventions and events in different parts of the world and truly has a talent for teaching people new ways to use the innovative products on the market today.  To see more examples of Janet’s work, visit:

Janet’s most recent venture was co-owner of House of 3, the site was an eclectic, fun place for crafters to find innovation and inspiration. Since the sites closing Janet has taken her passion for hybrid crafting and is designing printable products to take any project to the next level. You can see all of the printable products, as well as inspiration on ways to use them on her blog:

Janet lives in North Texas with her husband of fifteen years, Rick, and their four lovely and spirited children who are now 13, 8, 5 and 2.

20 thoughts

  1. dawn

    2011-07-07 06:09:49 -0400

    I like this idea and maybe even the kids will make some too. Thanks for the idea and the download.

  2. Ellie A.

    2011-07-07 08:23:13 -0400

    I LOVE to mix Hybrid when I am making cards especially if I have to make a stack and these are so awesome Thank you so much for these downloads!

  3. Lisa Webb

    2011-07-07 08:31:16 -0400

    Beautiful beautiful work and you are soo my idle Ali. Can you please tell me what you call what you have your black and white I love You printable pdf sitting in. they are just great x

  4. Sandra ltb

    2011-07-07 08:32:18 -0400

    wow! Thank you for sharing ... what a fun way to get started!
    Sandra ltb

  5. sue

    2011-07-07 09:06:46 -0400

    i've always loved your work.. thanks for the download - too sweet!

  6. Tammy Davis

    2011-07-07 09:14:29 -0400

    Thanks so much for the downloads! These are some really cute cards!

  7. Sheila Miller

    2011-07-07 09:18:26 -0400

    Thanks Janet for the download. Needed a birthday card today. How awesome is that for good timing! Thanks again.

  8. Rebecca

    2011-07-07 10:25:10 -0400

    Thank you so much for these! I'm a big fan of Janet - this is really exciting! Thank you!!!

  9. Shay

    2011-07-07 10:40:24 -0400

    Thank you for the delightful downloads! I was a big fan of House of 3 and still am of all the ladies behind it. I am delighted to see Janet Hopkins designing lovely kits. Thanks again.

  10. hsmema

    2011-07-07 10:44:03 -0400

    Thank you, I can do this!

  11. Leslie Sladek

    2011-07-07 10:49:27 -0400

    Thanks this gives me some ideas of ways to use my background stamps that I haven't used n a while

  12. kimberly

    2011-07-07 11:53:30 -0400

    I love everything Janet creates. She is amazingly talented! thanks for featuring here and her printable s. Posted on my FB also. Love the hero stamps, but I never have good luck with stamping which is why I love digital art. You can find me on FB at Cakepops101

  13. Lori

    2011-07-07 15:08:55 -0400

    I love ALWAYS Janet's hybrid cards - so cute and I think I can actually make these. Thanks Ali for Janet's guest post and the free download!

  14. Carole

    2011-07-07 15:12:21 -0400

    Janet, thank you for the great printable download.

  15. Traci Severson

    2011-07-07 22:13:59 -0400

    Great post....Janet is inspiring and she so rocks the socks off everything!

  16. Renee J.

    2011-07-08 00:13:09 -0400

    Thanks so much for sharing ladies! 'Love the projects, Janet!! Thanks, too, for the download!!

  17. Theresa Beaudette

    2011-07-08 10:44:43 -0400

    Theresa B.
    Troy, MI
    Love the freebie. Can't wait to make some cards.

  18. Karen

    2011-07-08 20:06:19 -0400

    Thanks for the freebie - I love the Hello Friend Card with the ribbon sewed on.

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