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Adventures in Crafting: Knit and crochet markers – Craft Challenge!

Hi guys! A couple of weeks ago, I spent some time with my in-laws on vacation.  My mother in law is heavily into knitting, so I went with her to visit her favorite yarn shop. I’ve never done knitting, but as a teen, I did some crocheting. While we were in the shop, I discovered… Continue reading Adventures in Crafting: Knit and crochet markers – Craft Challenge!

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Adventures in Card Making – Happy Birthday

After spending a weeks vacation away from my stamping and card supplies, I got to make a new birthday card to give a friend today. 🙂 I kept it pretty simple.  Just wave embossed some patterned paper, added a palm tree stamp and bakers twine, and of course the "Happy Birthday" sentiment which I placed… Continue reading Adventures in Card Making – Happy Birthday

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Adventure in Crafting… Mother’s day and Birthday card inspiration

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

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Adventures in Crafting: Planner Clip Holder Flip Book – Craft Challenge!

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!

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Adventures in Crafting! New video tutorial for a Photo-holder Dashboard!

Traveler’s Notebook Laminated Photo-holder Dashboard Video Tutorial!! https://youtu.be/Lr9bpVD5LVA   Today I’m making a laminated photo holder dashboard for a personal size traveler’s notebook and I wanted to share with you how I did it. In addition to the video, I’m providing written step by step instructions.  Have fun making your own photo-holder dashboard! For today’s… Continue reading Adventures in Crafting! New video tutorial for a Photo-holder Dashboard!

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Adventures in Crafting! New video tutorial for a Shaker Dashboard!

Traveler’s Notebook Shaker Dashboard Video Tutorial!! Today I’m making a shaker dashboard for a personal size traveler’s notebook and I wanted to share with you how I did it. In addition to the video, I’m providing written step by step instructions.  Have fun making your own shaker dashboard! https://youtu.be/nyUIzy5u1Ow For today’s project, you’ll need: A… Continue reading Adventures in Crafting! New video tutorial for a Shaker Dashboard!

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Crafting on a sick day

Even when I'm not feeling well, I still have to craft. Today I made a birthday card for a friend at work, a bunch of traveler's notebook charms, and a stack of Easter cards. I think I need to learn to sleep when I'm sick.

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Adventures in… video DIY tutorials!

I took the next step.  I just got in new lighting and boom for my Lumix camera, and put together a couple of tutorials today.  The editing isn't great and I have a lot to learn, but it's a start. I just published this DIY on making a Traveler's notebook dashboard and would love your… Continue reading Adventures in… video DIY tutorials!

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Passion or Obsession?

I’m slowly discovering the meaning of the word passion.  Or maybe it’s obsession.  At this point, I’m not really sure. I’ve heard the saying many times that, if you do what you love, you’ll never work a day in your life.  But how do you find this occupation that makes you want to jump out… Continue reading Passion or Obsession?