Monthly Archives: August 2015

Things Learned While Living in a Motel

(This is a long intro, so feel free to skip to the bottom to see the rest of the card if you don’t want to read the musings.) So, first, don’t panic. We’re not really living in a motel. Mike has … Continue reading

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Box of Bangles Gift Set

It’s time to do some upcycling!  Let’s turn some water bottles into wearable jewelry!  In this month’s project we are going to create Bohemian bangles and earrings using a plastic water bottle.  We will walk you through the simple steps … Continue reading

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Watercooler Challenge Sunday

It’s time for another Watercooler Challenge! This one is a sketch challenge from Heidi. Here’s her sketch. Doesn’t this look like fun? Instead of a square, I went with the 5-1/2″ x 4-1/4″ card. And, of course, I had to … Continue reading

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Autumn Leaves Ensemble

Don’t you just love fall when the weather is crisp and cool and the leaves look like a colorful shawl spread over the trees? In this tutorial, you’ll learn to replicate those beautiful fall leaves with the Vintage Leaves stamp … Continue reading

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Paper Pumpkin and Weekly Deals

I had grand plans for this week. There are three challenges I wanted to enter, plus our Watercooler Challenge posts Sunday, and I haven’t even started my design for it. Miss Amelia has been spending the past few days with … Continue reading

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Zoo Babies Mini Album

This adorable Mini Album is so easy to put together and would make a perfect gift for the “new mom” or Grandma! You can easily customize this album for any occasion such as birthdays, vacations, graduations, retirement, etc., the possibilities … Continue reading

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Cat in a Plant and Vintage Leaves

Our cat, Ashlynn, has found a new bed. Sadly, her new bed is a plant that I’ve had for awhile. My friend Kathy gave me a cutting, and it’s grown and grown for over 10 years. And now, it’s pretty … Continue reading

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