It’s Time To Make The Gift Bags, Tags, And Gift Card Holders!

It’s time to start making the gift bags, tags and gift card holders if you haven’t already! Needless to say, Christmas is looming and you want those last minute craft makes to be as quick and easy as possible! I started with some pre-colored digital images, dollar store gift bags, and some pretty foiled card bags from my… Read More »

Christmas Layout With Hip Kit Club

The theme for the new Scrapping 4 Fun Challenge is Anything Goes Christmas/Winter.   The sponsor for this challenge is Dies R Us. I created a Christmas layout featuring the decorations I put up this year.  I kept them fairly minimal because storage space is a premium here and I don’t want to have every space stuffed with… Read More »

Happy New Year With Star Stampz Digi

Today the card that I am sharing is featuring a brand new release stamp from Star Stampz! You can see my card and the card created by a second design team member at the Star Stampz Challenge Blog.  This month’s challenge theme is Anything Goes and we would love to have you create something and share it on… Read More »

This Year We Are Celebrating Christmas At The Beach!

This is our first Christmas in Florida!  We have the house all decorated inside and out.  I have very traditional Christmas decorations and it has been fun to see what other people are decorating with.  Their themes are more tropical than mine! I decided to make a fun home décor project using the Christmas at the Beach digital… Read More »

Christmas Gifts That Are Actually Relaxing To Make!

Are you feeling the rush of the season yet?  I was feeling it a little today as I was creating tags, wrapping gifts, and packaging them up to be taken to the post office this morning. I also still had a couple of gifts that I wanted to make to give to my sister and brother-in-law.  They are… Read More »

2020 Has Left Me Feeling Shipwrecked With Star Stampz!

There is no doubt about it!  2020 has left me feeling shipwrecked on a remote island.  Thankfully, my husband is on that remote island with me. The Shipwrecked digital stamp from Star Stampz just seemed like the perfect project for the December Anything Goes Challenge at Star Stampz.  It’s the perfect artistic comment on how I think a… Read More »

Quick Christmas Gift Ideas and A Card From Ready Made Products

Have you ever spent a good portion of your day doing chores and then getting Christmas gifts ready to send out, only to realize that you need a quick card? That was my day today! I will confess that I was having a good time trying to find creating ways to create packaging for stocking stuffers for my… Read More »

Challenge YOUrself Anything Goes Scrapbook Layout Challenge!

This month’s challenge for the Challenge YOUrself scrapbook challenge is an anything goes challenge.  You choose the theme and the layout!   The only rule is that YOU have to be in the photo!  You can create any size layout! I created a layout of a family dinner with my daughter and her beau in our new little… Read More »

Scrapping 4 Fun Challenge: Christmas with Snowmen!

I loved the digital images that I was given to create with for the Scrapping 4 Fun Challenge #181! I was excited to be given a snowman image for the Christmas theme challenge.  When I received the image, there was a black and white image to color, a colored version, and background paper to go with it!  I… Read More »

Keeping Cards Simple With Copic Colored Images

It’s so easy to get started on a card that you are coloring with your favorite alcohol markers and then just get involved in creating a scene and doing the works with the markers. I love creating scenes around the images that I color, but it can take an entire morning or afternoon to create just 1 card.… Read More »

Quick Christmas Card With No Stamping!

Do you have one of those cups or bowls of extra die cuts and sentiments on your desk? I have one and it’s fairly empty right now so I can actually see exactly what goodies are in there ready to be used!  I used a couple of pieces on the card that I have for you today. My… Read More »