A Pocketful of Sunshine! 

Social forces influenced my crafting behavior. The title was inspired by the movie Easy A.  It was background noise while I was working. I liked it! I even laughed out loud a couple of times.   Especially during this scene… I’ll admit I was humming it and probably dancing a little bit. When the song was… Continue reading A Pocketful of Sunshine! 

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Imagine Sunflowers!

A few weeks ago, I was a guest blogger at Club Scrap. I decided at the last minute to film a quick video to go with my post.  I spent the last four years shooting and videoing high school football and baseball games. I will miss doing it and wanted to test out my skills filming my… Continue reading Imagine Sunflowers!

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What a boon, what a do-er, What a dream come-a true-er was he!

♪With and eye like and eagle and as tall as a mountain was he!♫ My crazy daddy and his birthday antics! I can only imagine what he was like as a kid! I made a pair of birthday cards for the parents, mom was out of town on her birthday. They would be so cute in… Continue reading What a boon, what a do-er, What a dream come-a true-er was he!

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♫ I love a rainy night…♫♪

Yesterday it was raining, the house was quiet and I was all by myself. I had good intentions, I was going to clean up my messy craft room. I can’t create in a clean space, what was I thinking?! I start picking up and get distracted. Something interesting catches my attention and before I know… Continue reading ♫ I love a rainy night…♫♪

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True Love…

I was going to clean up my craft room and got distracted after I found a basket of Cricut die cuts. Creativity struck ( or was it avoidance of the huge pile of laundry I need to fold?!) and this card was born! Now I’m in a Valentine card making mood. My craft room will have… Continue reading True Love…

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Pick a Card…Any Card!

I am behind on sending out birthday cards! Whenever I need a little push, I flip through the Club Scrap Idea Decks for inspiration. This was the card I chose, mainly because the cards were easy to put together AND I could make four at once! The cutting instructions are on the back of the… Continue reading Pick a Card…Any Card!

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Cardabilites Sketch Reveal #126

I’m branching out a bit and found the cardabilites blog with this fun sketch. It’s simple and I can use my scraps. Here’s the sketch… I don’t like a lot of bling on my cards, so I skipped the cluster embellishment. I added a small gem and embossed a few of the images with copper… Continue reading Cardabilites Sketch Reveal #126