I like to organize. I know not everyone shares my sentiments, but I've found I personally work better in an organized space. But I also love new things...who doesn't?? So when my dad showed up with a wooden ribbon organizer that he MADE HIMSELF, I was ecstatic! Something pretty and new can make it easier… Continue reading Operation Organization: Handmade Ribbon Holder
After my watercoloring craze, I picked out a few prismacolor pencils and started playing again. I love working with black paper (like with this fun card or this crafty sensation), but it can sometimes be hard to make the image stand out. Embossing is a good start, but I found using these pencils can bring… Continue reading Less can be More when Embossing and Coloring
With all of the rain we were having here in Pennsylvania this weekend, I was inspired to bring out my paint brushes and play with some watercoloring techniques. I don't often do much watercoloring. I can be a bit messy in my small craft closet ha ha! So when my inks and brushes emerge and… Continue reading Watercoloring until the Rain Stops and the Rainbow Appears!
I like to get the most out of my craft supplies. I know a lot of crafters do! We save every scrap to "do something with it" and every embellishment for "just the right card." When I opened the Stampin Up paper pumpkin kit in June, I was so excited by the theme and the… Continue reading How to make 19 cards from 1 Paper Pumpkin Kit (Broadway Star June 2018)
A few weeks ago, I saw my name under a "winners" tab for the STAMPlorations May Blossoms card challenge which I had submitted one of my creations. I couldn't believe it! They generously gave me a choice of a floral stamp or die which a designer had used for a project. I love all kinds of… Continue reading Bloomtangled and Grateful
DIY Clipboards for Craft Organization. Inspiration, Ideas, and To-Do Lists are great for your Command Center!
I create & send Pet Sympathy Cards to let friends know I'm sad for their loss, and I'm here for them. Connecting and taking care of each other during our times of loss are some of the most important things I think we can do. Check out this tutorial to make a few of your own cards.