hi all, have you been working on making valentines with your kiddos? cupcakes or cookies maybe? made a card or project for your special someone or best friend? valentine's day is a fun holiday to create for. all those pretty pinks and reds and conversation heart pastels. am i right? well, i do like those… Continue reading have a blessed valentine’s day
hiya, any football fans out there? or are you one of those who is glad football season is over and your house can get back to normal sundays? i fall in the former category; as a newish fan of the game. the last 2 seasons i've become hooked watching all 3 games EVERY sunday and… Continue reading any football fans?
hiya! i have another Clear Scraps project that i'd like to share with you. Clear Scraps released a buncha new products at Creativation, and one of them was a Heart Wood Shape that i used as a base for this "encouragement" mirror... i used another new product to embellish the heart, the "you got this"… Continue reading another Clear Scraps project to share…
hi ya'll, had some good news to share; I have joined the Clear Scraps Design Team. i look forward to getting to alter and embellish all kinds of goodies and share them with you. my first few projects and posts for Clear Scraps are done, and i'd like to share my first project... this decor… Continue reading got some news to share…
hiya all! merry christmas! i recently finished a project for Grafix, this altered snowflake pallet... it features Metallic Foil Board and Artist-Tac from Grafix, dies by Sizzix and paint and modeling paste by The Crafter's Workshop. you can find the complete supply list and directions here: Snowflake Decor i have some fun news to share… Continue reading merry christmas!
howdy all, i have been on a whirlwind cropping spree and have some info for you that i hope you will find interesting. FIRST, charlotte bellm, who some of you may know from Scrapbook Obsession or Scrapbook 911 is offering quarterly retreats at ENGAGE: a creative retreat in dripping springs. this retreat center is GORGEOUS!… Continue reading crop til ya drop…
march is national craft month so Expo International is getting CRAFTY with a spring blog hop to showcase some of their wonderful trims. if you are looking for a particular trim for any of your crafting needs, chances are Expo International has it! here is a photo of all the projects you'll get to see… Continue reading “hello spring” DIY Blog Hop with Expo International Trims
first, apologies to those of you who got a notice of a new post today only to find it gone. it was a test post, i was trying to get a post ready for a blog hop next week and i could not get my Snapguide to embed properly. took quite awhile with wordpress tech… Continue reading clearsnap box opening
hi all, i spent today and will spend tomorrow demoing for The Crafter's Workshop and Grafix at NAMTA --- National Art Materials Trade Association. TCW has a fabulous line of mixed media mediums and acrylic paints in addition to their extensive line of stencils, that they were featuring at the show. the TCW Modeling Pastes… Continue reading NAMTA in san antonio
phoenix is a wonderful town for "junque-ing"; they have some amazing antique shops and malls. i was looking forward to re-exploring some of the unique shopping spaces that i had discovered last year on my mini vacay following Creativation. first up was was SWEET SALVAGE, a monthly show that features a lot of vintage and… Continue reading phoenix “junque” shopping and more