If there’s anything I can’t stand, it’s a smart owl! 😂 How many licks did it take for YOU to get to the center of a Tootsie Roll Pop? I think I lost a few baby teeth trying to bite into those things by the count of three! I absolutely LOVE the stamptangle line from… Continue reading Owl Be There!
I have done something I’ve never done before…winged it making a video tutorial! I needed a new art journal and this idea blossomed after I saw Johanna Clough’s journal video and Club Scrap‘s Card Keeper tutorial. My handmade journal is a combination of both bookbinding methods and I LOVE how it turned out! I used… Continue reading “Off the Cuff” Art Journal
“The magi, as you know, were wise men–wonderfully wise men–who brought gifts to the Babe in the manger. They invented the art of giving Christmas presents.” ― O. Henry, The Gift of the Magi The Magi from the East. What a strange story, but one that has been accepted by Christianity for centuries. Three strangers from a… Continue reading On the 12th Day of Christmas, My True Love Gave to Me…
I plan to relax this New Year’s Eve. We don’t have plans and the the way the holiday falls this year we get FOUR days off in a row! I’m so excited! The Christmas season was super busy, so I’m looking forward to some down time. The weather is predicted to be cold and rainy,… Continue reading ♫ What are you Doing New Year’s Eve?♫
The December 2018 monthly challenge theme is “Any Holiday” and I thought I’d take a break from Christmas and share some Valentine cards! My first two cards feature the Cat/Dog Hearts stamp images from the JFF Valentine’s Day Holiday/Seasonal collection. I heat embossed with copper embossing powder and added some gems and Stickles for a little sparkle. Both images… Continue reading Be Mine ♥
Wouldn’t this make a fantastic Christmas card paired with some holiday sentiments? I’ve picked a few sentiment stamp images from JFF Stamps for inspiration for future cards. (Click images for direct links to the store.) This one is just a beautiful quote and so comforting to those who have lost loved ones, especially during the… Continue reading Christmas Cardinal
My boss shared this Far Side cartoon with me many years ago and it makes me laugh every time I see it! Today starts a new monthly challenge on the JFF Rubber Stamps blog and the theme is Halloween! I needed a little creativity jump start and used the September 2018 card sketch from the… Continue reading These are the Ghoul Times!