In the spirit of back-to-school, I wanted to share with you several creative classes starting soon: Studio Calico’s Letterpress class (I am signed up!). The supply list includes Lifestyle Crafts’s Letterpress Bundle. Shop Lifestyle Crafts and get this bundle for 20% off by using the code: SWAG. I love [...]
Little Yellow Bicycle’s Burlap Stickers makes shabby chic look easy. Check out what I created over on my personal craft blog using distress ink and an inexpensive stamp.
I love Washi but I don’t want to overwhelm my small craft space and my wallet with rolls and rolls of it. Naturally, I found K&Company’s Smash Washi tape roll a lovely and economical choice. This roll features 13 patterns to play with. This tape retails for a little over [...]
I stumbled upon this collage I created a little over two years ago at a conference. Words, colors and pictures were used to create a visual inspiration board. Looking at this collage today, I can say that little has changed. I now realize that this collage is a wonderful source [...]
A color wheel is essential to any crafter’s tool arsenal. The Pocket Color Wheel from the Color Wheel Company (now say that three times really fast) is a compact reference tool that not only defines and illustrates complementary colors (split complementary, tetrad and triads, if you want to go there), but [...]
The Plus Decoration Stamp Roller was an item featured at CHA 2013. This all-in-one roller stamp allows for quick, no fuss stamping projects when you are on the go, as I often find myself. Honestly, after two cups of coffee I had today, my hands were a little too shaky [...]
Mavalus tape is known to be repositionable tape popular in school settings, used by teachers to display posters and other schoolwork, without damaging the wall. Mavalus also has a line of decorative tape called Snazzy tape. I used this colorful tape to create party hats for a pint-size [...]
For the Late Night Edition of Two Dollar Tuesday, I used a composition book to create these beautiful and unique flowers. A 3 inch scallop punch is used to create approximately 7-10 scallop shapes. Punch a small hole (I used We R Memory Keepers Crop-A-Dile) and attach a brad in the middle of [...]
I recently came across a very cool site, The Color Throwdown, a weekly paper crafting challenge focusing on beautiful color combinations. Here is my take on the latest Color Throwdown #205. Enjoy your Monday.