Yana Smakula
My name is Yana Smakula, I’m 20-smth years old from a town Ternopil in western Ukraine. I enjoy scrapbooking and I mostly scrapbook about our travels (I often take long pauses from scrapbooking when I have no new travel photos to scrapbook). My other passion is cardmaking – I enjoy trying new products and techniques, experimenting and creating in different styles. I’m very much into stamping and die cutting and I enjoy creating Clean & Simple and well as heavily layered cards!

Layered Dimensional Die Cutting Series. Episode #1 – Birthday Card featuring Venise Lace collection

Hello everyone. This is Yana Smakula and thank you for joining me! This blog post and video marks the start on a new monthly feature I’m hosting on Spellbinders blog and Youtube channel called “Layered Dimensional Die Cutting Series”. What is “Layered Dimensional Die Cutting Series”? Once a month I’ll be sharing a card project

How to Create with This Time Around Contour Steel Rule Die Video

Have you tried our Contour™ Steel Rule Dies? These dies are amazing in cutting not only paper but layers of paper and heavy materials such as felt, leather, chipboard and more! Yana Smakula shows you how to use SR-020 This Time Around Contour™ Steel Rule Die. She will not only demonstrate how to die-cut and