One of my dear friends is expecting a grand-baby very soon. She's requested a framed piece for baby's name... with a hula girl! I've been throwing this idea around & procrastinating for at least a month! But baby will soon be here! So yesterday I started playing around … [Read more...] about Baby Framed Art
Seaside Shore has some nice, detailed fish images, along with seaweed & rope. This is my stamp for the August calendar page. I've used a Masking Technique to stamp the bottom fish in Calypso Coral, then cover him with a post-it note that I've cut out in that shape. … [Read more...] about August Seaside Shore
Happy July! This image is from a Hostess Set called Love You Lots. You are only able to get hostess sets when it's your month to host club, or if you place a $150 order. This image is stamped using Black Stazon Ink, then watercolored using my Aqua Painter. Now head … [Read more...] about Love You Lots for July
Bella & Friends. One of my favorite stamp sets! I mean, look at that cute little doggie! Stamped with Stazon Black, then watercolored using my Aqua Painter. Here's another cute little doggie! Be sure & head over to Crystal & Anne's blogs to see what … [Read more...] about Man’s Best Friend for June
Going in a hot air balloon is on my bucket list! Maybe over Napa Valley or Santa Fe. There's a cute stamp set called Lift Me Up that I've found a lot of use for! It comes in a bundle with Up & Away Thinlits Dies! Have you ever gone up in a balloon? Where did you … [Read more...] about Flying High in May
Thank you for joining us for the Inspire, Create, & Share Blog Hop! This month the theme is Free for All! Every stop on the hop will feature a great project of the stamper’s choice. That means lots of inspiration and fun ideas are in store for you as you hop along. In … [Read more...] about ICS Blog Hop-Blog Candy Giveaway!
My daughter, Malia, spent last Christmas with us, and helped me with my calendars. Here's a page she created: Those jars are just adorable! Our family loves to fish- everyone except Malia, that is. She says she loves fishing, but just hates to catch them. Feels sorry … [Read more...] about Jar of Love for April
The simplest way I know to make a quick but beautiful card is to use a stamp set that lets you 2-Step Stamp! Simply layer one image over another using different colors! You cannot buy this stamp set. But you can get it FREE during Sale-A-Bration by placing a $50 order! … [Read more...] about 2 Step Stampin’ for March
I'm very excited to announce an upcoming class where we'll be making a Seascape Framed Art piece! I love the art I've placed around my home using stamping mixed with photos, but haven't found the time to do anything more for awhile. Then I saw this gorgeous framed art from … [Read more...] about Home Decor Project- Seascape Framed Art
Today is the first Wednesday of the month, which means it's time for the Inspire, Create Share Blog Hop! I'm so excited to be part of this talented team! We wanted to share some love with you this month so our theme is Happy Valentine's Day! We've just had our kitchen … [Read more...] about ICS Blog Hop Carried Away With Banners!
On New Years Day I posted about my 2017 Calendars. Just for fun, I decided to have a calendar give-away to someone who commented on my blog that day! Well, I had 5 comments- and I have 5 calendars- so you're ALL GETTING A 2017 CALENDAR! Yay! Congratulations to Linda, … [Read more...] about Calendar Winner(s)!