We’re half way there! What an exciting journey this is turning out to be. Tonight’s video and blog post are later than usual but I had a very wonderful and busy day. The die of the day was a bunch of tulips! They are so gorgeous!! https://youtu.be/EIclUJgKJXE I made a tag using printed tissue and … More Crafter’s Companion Advent Calendar Day 12
Here we are on day 11 of the awesome Advent calendar! Today was another word, ‘Mother’! I wanted to make a card using mostly background patterned paper and coordinating ephemera to try to keep things a little more simple. I DID use patterned paper and ephemera, but not sure how simple it is. Actually, THEY … More Crafter’s Companion Advent Calendar – Day 11
DOUBLE DIGITS!!! Yay! It just keeps getting more exciting. Today’s die was a baby carriage. It is so cute and has a lot of beautiful details. I must admit today’s project is my favorite, I think. It has all of the elements that I love. It is a mixed media card on 5 1/2 inch … More Crafter’s Companion Advent Calendar – Day 10!
Today’s die was ‘Happy Birthday’! This is a must have for all crafter’s. I always need birthday cards. There are soooo many different styles of birthday card you can make….literally. Watch my video to see how I made today’s card. Today I used Distress Oxide blues and citron ink on kraft cardstock for the background … More Crafter’s Companion Advent Calendar – Day 9!
Today’s die was ‘I love you’! What a wonderful way to start the weekend. I decided before I knew what the die was that I would make a card and use the Imagine Radiant Amplify and Fireworks spray to make an awesome textured background! Watch my video to see how I made that textured background. … More Crafter’s Companion Advent Calendar – Day 8
I LOVE the way today’s project turned out! The die of the day was Friend and I ended up using it in the most unexpected way… You will have to watch the video to see the fun unfold! I used all Dylusions products. They are so colorful and full of life. You can’t help … More Crafter’s Companion Advent Calendar – Day 5
It’s that time of year! There is something special about sending your loved ones a handmade card for the holidays. It feels more personal and they can see the time and love you put into it. Do you send out holiday cards? Do you make your own or buy them? I’d love to hear about … More Mixed Media Christmas Cards
Hi everyone! I bought the Crafter’s Companion Advent Calendar about a month ago and couldn’t wait for this day! It has a different die each day and I promise I didn’t peek. I will be doing a YouTube live each day through Christmas Eve to unveil the new die and make a quick project. Today … More Crafter’s Companion Advent Calendar – Day 1
Mixed media tags with VersaFine Clair ink … More VersaFine Clair ink mixed media tags
Since I could walk and talk, I have been surrounded by amazing women creating amazing art. My Nana was the most amazing seamstress! She owned a couple of bridal parlour’s in Holly when I was growing up and I got to watch her create these gorgeous wedding gowns, with each sequin and bead sewn on … More Amazing women