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Easy Handmade embellishments

Handmade Embellishments Class at

Today I have some exciting news to share. I’m now a teacher at! My first class, Easy Handmade Embellishments, launches on Monday, April 23. I hope you’ll join me in the classroom to make some fun handmade embellishments for your stash. There’s lessons…

April 19, 2018

Coming in April – Teaching at Big Picture Classes

I’m very excited to announce that this April I’ll be teaching a class with Big Picture Classes! My class will offer ideas and inspiration for making homemade embellishments. I love embellishments, from dimensional lettering and Washi tape, to puffy stickers and wood. But I…

January 10, 2018
Craft Room Storage
Life & Times Scrapbooking

Take a Tour of My New Craft Room

After working around the house in different spots, and never quite feeling settled or organized, I decided to sacrifice the spare bedroom to set up my new craft room. My daughter agreed to switch rooms with me so I could organize the perfect creative…

May 19, 2017
One LIttle Word
Life & Times

Release : One Little Word 2017

This year I’m participating in the idea of a word being a guide in life. And, that word is release. You may be familiar with Ali Edwards and her One Little Word project but if not, click over and read more about it. I…

March 14, 2017
Baby Scrapbook Album

Baby Scrapbook Album Inspiration

One of my favorite things to do is make an album that is filled with photos and embellishments, ready for the owner to add notes and stories. This baby scrapbook album I did for a friend is a prime example. I chose to document…

November 15, 2016
Gift Bag Greeting Card Tutorial
DIY & Crafts

Make A Gift Bag Greeting Card

In just 45 minutes, you can transform a gift bag into a unique, self-mailing greeting card. This gift bag greeting card idea creates a unique card with pockets for hidden surprises. Instructions to make a gift bag greeting card Start with a standard gift…

August 15, 2016
Altered Dr. Seuss Graduation Gift

“Oh, The Places You’ll Go” Graduation Memento

I’ve seen many fun versions of the Dr. Seuss book, “Oh, the Places You’ll Go!” graduation memento project. I wasn’t aware of this idea when my daughter was young so that I could start it in kindergarten and keep it going while she was…

May 17, 2016
Bad Dat Pocket Scrapbook Cards in Mini Album

Pocket Scrapbook Cards for the Tough Days

Some days are tough. Some days are sad, moody, or frustrating and demand a little more work than others. That’s why we created a set of pocket scrapbook cards just for these tough days. With cheerful colors, whimsical fonts and fun art elements, these tough days…

April 23, 2016