JFF Design Team · JFF Monthly Challenge

Spirit of ’76

In 1976 a wave of patriotism and nostalgia swept the nation as we celebrated America’s Bicentennial. Everybody got in on the celebration…Disneyland, DisneyWorld, commercial products, the ’76 Olympics, the Superbowl, Major League Baseball…even Schoolhouse Rock! I was 7 and my little sister Stephie was 3. I wanted to be a gymnast and do flips on the… Continue reading Spirit of ’76

Cupcake Inspirations Challenge · Cupcake Inspirations DT

Live Life in Full Bloom

Great advice and I try to do this every day. I’m doing what I love and that makes me happy! Today I’m sharing an art journal layout with one of my favorite quotes. AND…a video of the process! If you haven’t had a chance to make a project for the Cupcake Inspirations color challenge, you… Continue reading Live Life in Full Bloom

Club Scrap Artist Team · Club Scrap Artist Team Challenge

Today’s Special…WATERCOLOR!

It’s fall ya’ll! Well, almost…technically, the first day of fall is September 22 according to the Farmer’s Almanac, but it’s close enough for me! I’m ready for crisp fall days when I can turn off the A/C, open all the doors and windows, light a fire pit on the patio with no mosquitoes and have… Continue reading Today’s Special…WATERCOLOR!

Cupcake Inspirations Challenge · Cupcake Inspirations DT

Mermaid Kisses

Today starts a new challenge at Cupcake Inspirations and the color theme is orange, teal and white. This week’s sponsor is Inspired by Stamping and they are generously offering a $15 gift certificate to our randomly chosen winner! Thank you so much Joanna! Orange is not my favorite color so I really had to ponder ideas… Continue reading Mermaid Kisses

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Man in the Moon

Monday was the Great American Eclipse 2017 and we were “eclipsing” so hard!   View this post on Instagram #Repost @thechrisbellino (@get_repost) ・・・ Suck it @nasa !! A post shared by Wendy Chapman Bellino (@wendy_c_b) on Aug 21, 2017 at 11:41am PDT     View this post on Instagram Old schooling it #eclipsewatching ! That… Continue reading Man in the Moon

Art Journal

🎶You are my Sunshine!🎶

This was Little Eudie… I knew her as Grandma Judy. She grew up during the Depression on a plantation in North Louisiana near Shreveport.She sang on KWKH radio in the 1930’s before it was Louisiana Hayride, and they changed her name from Eudie to Judy! She became an Air Force wife, after marrying my Cajun… Continue reading 🎶You are my Sunshine!🎶