Another new adventure! I'm trying out using sketches to create cards. A sketch is just that, an easy diagram of a card layout. It gives you a place to start. I typically look at a stamp set and an idea comes to mind. Or I watch a video, and the other crafter's card or technique,… Continue reading Adventures in Crafting: Stamp Sketch Challenge
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! I think this turned out pretty cute. Maybe next time, I'll use water colors instead of the Spectrum… Continue reading Adventures in Crafting: Simple “Summer at the Beach” Card
LuminaSpirit Creations has a new name: Debbie J's Handmade Creations! I was so excited to get this stamp set after hearing about it on Facebook! The mermaid is super cute, and I can't wait to create more cool cards and planner accessories with her! https://youtu.be/Hggz1AgpdlM Thanks for watching! I hope you enjoyed this video,… Continue reading Mermaid Wishes by Debbie J’s Handmade Creations
Sorry I've been slow to post for the last couple of months. The clutter from my new obsession has been stifling my creativity... so I've been working on getting better organized. Thanks to my Facebook friends for all the great ideas to get me started. I hope this will inspire others to create a craft… Continue reading Adventures in Crafting: Organization Done!
I keep looking at my growing scraps, and feel the need to purge! I haven't come to the point where I'm willing to just throw those colored pieces of paper and card stock away, so I used a little to create this fun little card. What do you do with your excess scraps?
I absolutely love watching YouTube crafting videos! And Jennifer McGuire is one of my favorites. Tonight, instead of just binge watching while I worked on a card or two, I decided to make a bunch inspired by this video. I made 9 cards, mostly for birthdays and congratulations (I keep discovering one more person's birthday,… Continue reading Inspired Birthday Balloon Cards
Inspired by a blog hop from Simon Says Stamp ( I love Jennifer McGuire's videos), I just had to get this summery set. And, as I live in Florida, it just seemed somehow appropriate. Here is a little something I threw together this morning. I haven't decided whether to put them on cards or to… Continue reading Inspired with Summer Stamping
Hi Guys!I've been busy trying to reorganize my life, my stuff and my priorities over the last month and I've been busy trying to reorganize my life, my stuff and my priorities over the last month and haven't posted recently. The recent obsession with crafting, paper crafting specifically, has caused an influx of tools and supplies… Continue reading Hello again.
Over the last several weeks, I've been watching technique tutorials, trying some out and adding my own spin, I guess, to them. I'm not sure why, but although I absolutely love crafting, a lot of the time, I need a reason to make something... besides just wanting to. I'm working on changing that! 🙂 Birthdays… Continue reading Adventure in Crafting… Mother’s day and Birthday card inspiration
Hi guys! In trying to decide on what to make for this month’s craft challenge, I started rummaging around in my paper scraps. A friend had asked me how I store my planner clips, and I had recently seen some pretty flipbooks… so I decided to make my first one as a planner clip holder. … Continue reading Adventures in Crafting: Planner Clip Holder Flip Book – Craft Challenge!