Monthly Archives: May 2011

Going Postal

This card has been worked and re-worked so many times, it should say, “Whew!!” instead of thanks!  I finally had it the way I liked it, and then Rachel saw it.  She suggested since I had already scored the little … Continue reading

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Hey, Mambo!

I saw a really cute card made with the Pretty Postage set and the postage stamp punch.  I also saw a sofa that had a Baja Breeze, Wild Wasabi, Very Vanilla, Basic Gray print – also adorable.  So I put … Continue reading

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Glitter Flower Fest

My Wesley is working this summer at a local grocery store – which is really bad for our food budget.  He sees all the cool stuff people buy and, of course, they tell him how good it is, and then … Continue reading

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Plum Breezy

That sounds like the title of a new “Stephanie Plum” novel, doesn’t it?  Those are so fun to read; they’re great “beach books.”  I was searching for new techniques and color combinations so I could slowly inch away from the … Continue reading

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You Can Never Have Too Many Flower Stamps

Every time a new flower set comes out that I love, I try to be financially disciplined and resist purchasing it.  I say (and I know I’m not alone in this), “I have enough flower stamps.”  Or, “I don’t need … Continue reading

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Cloisonnéd Out!

I think everyone had a great time this morning with the Cloisonné technique.  The most fun part for me is digging through magazines and seeing the pictures in a different way.  These butterflies were part of a lady’s scarf.  And, … Continue reading

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Cloisonné Heart

Wow – I didn’t realize how late it was!  I spent most of the day in my stamp room, working on ideas for tomorrow’s class.  One of the techniques we’ll work with is “Cloisonné.”  I made flowers, butterflies, several teacups … Continue reading

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