Kimberly

I am a lifelong teacher and mixed media maker with a passion for DIY projects, stamping, scrapbooking, sewing and paper crafts.

Author Archives: Kimberly

Gift Idea: Mini Christmas Scrapbook With Digital Images

It’s time to make the Christmas gifts! I have been pulling some goodies out of my stash to start creating little gifts for friends and family.  Today I found a little mini album that I thought would be a perfect backdrop for my Santa and Fireplace Digital Stamp from Kinda Cute by Patricia. I love this Santa and… Read More »

Cute Winter Traveler’s Notebook With Star Stampz Digital Image

The more I use digital stamps, the more I love using them. I’m feeling even more that way as I pack up my craft supplies for our move to Florida.  Digital stamps require no packing!! I was excited to get invited to participate in the Star Stampz Challenge Blog Design Team.  Today is my first project share as… Read More »

Quick and Easy Fall Card With Sunny Studio Stamps and Patterned Paper

Many of the stamp sets that you can purchase today are outline stamps and they require that you love to watercolor or use alcohol markers or colored pencils.  We all tend to have a favorite medium of choice for these images. Sometimes, I just want to stamp the image and get my project done.  I have a few… Read More »

Challenge YOUrself Scrapbook Challenge: Any Holiday Layout

Challenge YOUrself is a scrapbook layout challenge site that requires that you create a scrapbook layout for the monthly challenge and you include a picture that has YOU in it!  We so often take the photos for the special moments, that we often aren’t in any of them! This month’s Challenge YOUrself theme is to create a holiday… Read More »

Scrapping 4 Fun Anything Goes Challenge: Gratitude

The theme for the next Scrapping 4 Fun Challenge is a Gratitude/Thank You/Thanksgiving challenge.  As always, it is an anything goes challenge, so you can create any project you want! I love that these are anything goes.  Sometimes you just want to make something besides a card!  Today, I created a scrapbook layout! We have 2 sponsors for… Read More »

Things I’m Learning About Traveler’s Notebooks

There are several things that I’m learning about traveler’s  notebooks as I’m using the first ones I created.   They really are fun to use.   I like having a place where scrapbooking meets journaling in a pretty relaxed way.  I may be the only person that looks at my traveler’s notebooks, but I enjoy going back ever few days… Read More »

A Sketch Challenge With The Create And Inkspire October Kit

I will confess that I was a little unsure of the stamp set included in this month’s Create and Inkspire card kit.  I love the value I’ve been getting in these kits!  This one came with some beautiful specialty papers and cardstock, a two step stencil, and some rub on luster paint. The papers are so nice, I… Read More »