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 [...]
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 [...]
Once again, thanks to Twitter, I stumbled upon the Currently Journaling Cards offered by rukristin papercrafts. I love this series for the following reasons: Complementary: The Currently cards serves as the perfect complement to my Project Life album. Cost: For just $1.00 USD I purchased the Currently Journaling cards sheets [...]
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 [...]
For today’s Two Dollar Tuesday are cutting files (.svg format) I discovered via Twitter from A Little Hut. Check out the Honeycomb Box and Mod Borders. Very cool, especially at $1.99 USD each!
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 [...]
For several months I have searched for some sort of album to use for my holiday journaling and discovered a fabulous option — the Little Naked Binder. Naked Binder, located in Des Moines, Iowa, designs and creates eco-friendly 3-ring binders. I visited their website and got lost for hours. I [...]