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Fall leaves…

Hi, hello!  Happy Wednesday! I’m back today with a layout to share with you, that I made using some handmade embellishments!  I actually presented a class on handmade embellishments last year, so you know it’s a thing I love. Another thing I love is Peel Off stickers.  I’ve mostly only…

Bubble Greetings…

Hi there! I’m back today with a fun set of cards to share with you!  Fun to give, but even better, fun to make! note1ed I used all the stamps from the Taylored Expressions Bubble Greetings set.  Let me say, if you buy only one stamp set  and you want it…

Just Because…

Hi friends!  I’m back today with some cards to share with you.  I’ve been itching to use the Stamping Bella “Just Because” stamp set, and today I’m sharing 4 different ways to color the same stamp. mason6 mason1 The first card I want to share, is stamped on Strathmore Bristol Smooth cardstock…

Day 5 of the #12daysofholidaygiftwrap….

Hello again! I’ve got the sweetest little gift bag in this #12daysofholidaygiftwrap series to share with you today! It’s stamped and colored!  Remember how I said on day one, that any way possible to squeeze some recreational crafting into this hectic holiday season is a good thing?  Well coloring stamped…

Whale, hello there…

Hi friends, I’m back again today, with some more cards to share! whale3 These cards are samples of another set of the blank card kits that will be in the store by the end of the week. whale2 There are 4 card fronts in each set, and this kit has two frog…

Hey-Oh…

Hello!  Apologies first, you came to see what clever new thing Lori has up her sleeve and instead you get me.  But don’t despair.  The reason she couldn’t show you what she’s been working on is because she’s busy filling the store with all the wonderful, fun new goodies that…

Blueprints, sketches and frames….

You would have to be forgiven for thinking we’re talking construction today, but phewf, nope, it’s all paper, ink and colors.  Same as every time. blue10 What I’m actually referring to, are the stack of Stamper’s Anonymous/Tim Holtz Blueprints stamps I finally pulled out and played with.  I’ve had them a…

More foil….

Sorry folks, I’ma put it right out there, it’s more foil this week. I’m traveling and this is what I have to share.  I, like you, might be getting ready to move on to something other than foil, maybe, like a good old fashioned layout, but that will be my…

Red toadstools….

….are actually a thing.  Did you know this?  I always thought they were directly out of Mother Goose Illustrated with about as much kinship to reality as a unicorn.  But I was wrong!  I found some in nature while wandering around in the woods this summer.  I think it’s all…

The blog post title is the hardest part….

So I’ma skip it and get right to the post!  Today I have two things to show you! The first is the result of an experiment I tried, to see how well the 1st 3 releases of Tim Holtz’s new colors-of-the-month played together.  They are, January – Cracked Pistachio,…