Adventures..., Crafting, New Starts

Crafting my way into 2018!

The biggest thing that I learned in 2017 is that people truly appreciate receiving handmade kindness. I'm amazed that I didn't realize this before now, but crafters truly make the world a happier place, and I'm so glad to be part of this elite group.

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Super cool Coffee Charms!

I think these are so cute and such a great idea.  I've made some stitch markers for my mom-in-law, and some planner charms for others, and think this would make such a great addition. I'm also thinking that these would make great handmade Christmas gifts for Coffee Lovers! Oh NO!  Now I'll want to get… Continue reading Super cool Coffee Charms!


Cute kitteh birthday cards

Cute Kitteh Birthday Cards Here are a few cards I put together last week for a custom order.  Just some quick coloring on some awesome stamped images and most of the work was done.   I think they turned out super cute. Thanks for dropping by.

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Pretty doll stamp Christmas Cards

Hi!  Thank you so much for dropping by!  I think these cards turned out super cute.  I had joined a "doll" challenge on Facebook and bought my first doll stamp.  I had to turn them into Christmas Cards since we are right around the corner.

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Halloween CandyCorn Jar Card Video

Here is another cute card I put together to give to friends for Halloween. I LOVE this stamp and die set from Lawn Fawn. I think I'll make a coffee themed card with the jar sometime soon.  🙂 If you like the video, please give it a thumbs up, and subscribe to my YouTube channel. … Continue reading Halloween CandyCorn Jar Card Video

Adventures..., Crafting, Reflections

A new beginning

Hi. And thanks for dropping by. It's been a while since my last post, other than sharing photos or videos of some of my more recent crafting endeavors.  It's a little odd.  I started this blog in January as a way to record "some of this educational journey" that I call my life.  I went… Continue reading A new beginning

Adventures..., Crafting, Inspiration

Adventures in Crafting: Spectrum Noir Alcohol Markers

I recently received another 24 pack of Spectrum Noir alcohol markers.  I know that everyone on the Interwebs raves about Copics.  I've been just unwilling to invest that much while I'm learning.  Of course, I didn't expect to want a 2nd pack of these either.  Luckily, I found a great sale, and will be waiting… Continue reading Adventures in Crafting: Spectrum Noir Alcohol Markers

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Adventures in Cardmaking: Mouse Wishes

I'm working on getting my creative juices flowing again. So, I decided to throw together a few cards. For this simple card, I grabbed one of the stamp sets I hadn't used yet, and got to stamping! And then colored with a set of watercolors. These mice are just too cute! Thanks for watching!… Continue reading Adventures in Cardmaking: Mouse Wishes