Two Dollar Tuesday comes to you courtesy of a trip to Home Depot, a home improvement store.. At $1.97USD, a 8 x 10 acrylic sheet typically used for picture frames and artwork protection makes a great “stamping block” for larger acrylic background stamps. The surface size is also ideal for [...]
Trying to figure out this year’s Christmas Card. This is option #1. I created the striped center strip using my Martha Stewart Crafts Scoring Board. Inspiration courtesy of Online Card Classes Holiday Card Workshop.
“Don’t fear failure so much that you refuse to try new things. The saddest summary of a life contains three descriptions: could have, might have, and should have.” – Unknown I am always doing that which I cannot do, in order that I may learn how to do it. ~Pablo [...]
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 [...]
I find that working both inside and outside of the home, volunteering and, of course, writing this blog, often does not leave enough time to sit, read, daydream and search out sources of creative inspiration. The only personal contemplative time I may have during the week is found in the [...]
I am thankful to my @craftswag twitter feed and the connections I have made with many crafters all over the world. The tweets of my fellow crafters have made me aware of the diverse market of high quality stamps. Since I was very satisfied with all of my purchases, I [...]