Okay, I have a confession to make. I am not a big fan of flower…patterns. A quick look around my house will reveal there are no flower curtains, pillows, sheets, towels, clothing, you name it. However, I do appreciate flowers in their natural glory outside. So I decided to [...]
Inspired by Miriam Rodriguez’s handcrafted box used to corral all things Project Life, I picked up this cutlery board at a thrift store for $5. I love this solution as I was able to see all of my supplies in one place for quick access. Since I like the idea of [...]
I used creative recipes from the Color Throwdown and CASE Study to get ready for Easter. Happy Monday!
Recently, one of my favorite memory keepers highlighted an article titled, “On His 18th Birthday, Remembering My Son’s Life So Far,” by Shelley Emling, celebrating her son’s 18th birthday and reflecting on both how much and how little she remembers of her son’s early years. I look forward to moving [...]
This card is inspired by the latest Color Throwdown #214 as well as this weeks CASE Study #113. This card is an example of how color and design layout challenges can provide a inspiration jumpstart!
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.
I am back from enjoying a great 4th of July holiday with family and friends and excited to kick off my summer craft camp experience. I structured my class schedule as follows: Class cost versus perceived value. I searched for a summer craft camp that provided excellent value for the [...]
For many households, the end of the school year signals the start of summer activities. I have become inspired to send myself to “Craft Camp” CraftSwag style. I hope to inspire you to do the same. I will share my experiences searching and registering for classes, describing class requirements, all-in [...]
Even with all of today’s sophisticated technology, there are three occasions where more often than not one will actually want to gift an actual card: A baby shower or celebration, A bridal shower/bachelorette party and/or A birthday. Gasp! Keeping one’s card making limited to these three occasions allows any new [...]