Archives for 2011

Happy New Year!

Happy New Year!   Today we have a new color challenge for you at Our Creative Corner, hosted by stamping guru Anne Marie Hile. To ring in 2012, Anne Marie…

Looking Back @ 2011

I’ve noticed three different spins in blogland this week…. some of the people I admire are doing wrap-up posts (showing some favorite pieces from the past year), some…

Warm Wishes on Christmas Eve

Merry Christmas & Happy Hanukah!  Today at Our Creative Corner our theme is Home for Holidays. Our host, Sharon Wheet, asks that we look around our own homes for inspiration and…

Lucky Ducks

I’m playing along with a sketch challenge at Basic Grey today.  This layout uses their Jovial line. Everything is BG except my son’s name (Jenny B stickers), his…

Mojo Monday + 7 Dots Studio

Last week I was blog hopping and I found the most amazing new paper line from a manufacturer called 7 Dots Studio.  It’s their Dreamer collection.  Fantastic papers… the…

Our Creative Corner – Holiday Card + Color Challenge

Saturday means there’s a  new theme over at  Our Creative Corner ~ this time it’s a color challenge offered up by our very creative host, Anne Marie Hile.   The challenge is to…

Mojo Monday & Gingersnap Creations

Updated 12/29/2011:  Thank you Gingersnap Creations  for naming me a Ginger Gem for this one! * * * * * * *  I’m combining the thank-you note challenge at Gingersnap…

Trio of ATCs

These are ATCs I made for Papercrafts.TV using Distress Stains, Distress Inks, and Perfect Pearls. I diecut the ATCs using Tim’s Sizzix die. Most of these stamps are from Tim…

Twelve Tags – Day Twelve

Day Twelve!  Well a great big thanks to Tim Holtz for doing the tags again this year and to Mario for all the fun behind-the-scenes stuff. I’ve had a lot…

Twelve Tags – Day Eleven

I loved the shrink plastic video Tim Holtz shared here today.  I have a melting pot but haven’t used it enough, and didn’t know some of the tips he shared,…