Category Archives: Scrapbooking

Halloween

Nearly gave myself a heart attack the other day. Sure there were great big Christmas in July celebrations at all my favorite crafty places, but then some folks started to release fall items. Now, in my head, Halloween comes before … Continue reading

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Dwindling Space

I have been trying to carve out a little space in my office for crafting. A place free of cat paws and doggie interest that tends to move things around on my work surface and ramp up my frustration. I … Continue reading

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Are you kitting me? Part I

The card kits are coming. Yes, most of them are for the upcoming holidays, but not all. I have to say I am super excited. Here are three of the kits that arrived last week: This one is from Love … Continue reading

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Learning something new

I made another set of cards using a kit I purchased from Echo Park this last weekend and I found a new card maker to follow. Call me Crafty showed how to create a card set using a clear card … Continue reading

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Maker Monday

I received a few kits in the mail this weekend. The first was to make cards and the second was for a necklace and earrings. I like how the turned out. How did you spend your weekend?

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One of those people

I think I have a problem. A big problem. I think that I am feeding my creative side but not nurturing it. You see, I am buying the things to be creative, but I am not always doing the creative … Continue reading

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Easter Greetings

This last weekend I was able to sit down and get some cards made. Mistakes happened but I learned a few new things and am happy with how the cards turned out. Alas, not all the cards arrived in time, … Continue reading

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Working with Windows

This week’s round of card-making featured cutouts and windows, and, of course, St. Patrick’s Day. I do like the fancy cutouts but need to add plain ones to my stash. Until next time, Happy St. Paddy’s Day and stay healthy.

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Gardens

One word can have lots of meanings. Take garden for example. My niece-in-law is British and uses the term to convey any backyard. For most Americans it refers to a formal botanical setting with flowers or an area devoted to … Continue reading

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The Lies We Tell

Once upon a time making gifts/cards/presents was cheaper than purchasing manufactured items. Apparently, that was so last century. Or the century before. Either way, it isn’t today. And yet, I still have it in my head that I should make … Continue reading

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