Monthly Archives: September 2016

Painter’s Palette Birthday

Painter’s Palette Birthday This is one of our cards from September classes. I copied the sketch from a card Christy made. It’s a “Z-fold” card, which is super simple to create. Cut an 8-1/2″ x 11″ sheet of cardstock (I … Continue reading

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Vintage Leaves

Vintage Leaves Have you ever had one of those months when you think you’ll never get everything done? Of course, you have. We all have. I’ve been having them for about six months now! But, of course, everything does eventually … Continue reading

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Paisley Party Ensemble

Paisley Party Ensemble Do you love to entertain?  Whether it’s a small gathering or a formal meal, this tutorial has a few special touches for you to make.  This ensemble provides those little things that you can turn to time … Continue reading

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Stamp-Off Challenge – Tag! You’re it!

Stamp-Off Challenge – Tag! You’re it! It’s another Stamp-Off Friday! I love these challenges with my friends Jackie & Susan. They really stretch me creatively, and they’re fun as well! This week’s challenge is a “tag” challenge. Here’s the inspiration banner. … Continue reading

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New Baby Bundle

New Baby Bundle If you know someone expecting a baby, this bundle with a “baby napping” plaque to hang outside the door and the coordinating gift box and matching thank you notes will be a welcome gift for the new … Continue reading

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Merry EEEEEK!

Merry EEEEEK! If you know me at all, you know that I. Hate. Mice. I grew up on a farm. We had mice in the barn. And in the outbuildings. And sometimes in the house (groan!). I remember waking up … Continue reading

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Boxes and Bags & Tie on Tags

Fall is just around the corner…and that means the holiday season is not far behind…when homemade packaging makes everything special!  This project features leaves, acorns and pine boughs to create bags and boxes and a fun tie on tag…one for … Continue reading

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Sleigh Bells Ring

Sleigh Bells Ring Here’s a card I made for a challenge this weekend. It was a “Chopped” challenge. In case you don’t watch Food Network, Chopped is a competition hosted by Ted Allen. Contestants are given a basket of “mystery ingredients” … Continue reading

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You Had Me at, “Hello”

You Had Me at, “Hello” My parents just celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary. Mike & I are about to celebrate our 34th. 34 is nothing compared to 60, but I’ve learned a lot from my parents. Their marriage has been … Continue reading

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Fall Leaf Treat Box Trio

Fall Leaf Treat Box Trio Get ready for Fall with this set of tempting treat holders! Each treat holder is made using the fabulous new Popcorn Box Thinlits. You’ll see how versatile these thinlits are when you learn how to … Continue reading

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