Photos and Metal and Flowers… oh My!

This is my spin on a layout I spied on Pinterest a few days ago by Kristin Cronin-Barrow.  If you’d like to see Kristin’s layout, it’s the newest…

Guest Blogger for Sizzix

Today it’s my pleasure to be Guest Blogger on the Sizzix blog! I’ve been using Sizzix dies for nearly a decade, and it was a thrill to be asked. The hard…

Layout: Thanksgivings Past

            I entered this in a sketch challenge that called for eleven photos.  Then I snuck in a twelfth one with a circle punch…

Creative Scrappers Sketch 192

I made this layout based on the following sketch from Creative Scrappers: I used Basic Grey papers, 7 Gypsies tags, and my Cricut for the stars.  Lots of Color…

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…

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…

Twelve Tags – Day Five

Today’s technique from Tim Holtz involves alcohol inks and archival ink.  To be honest, it’s my least favorite technique but I have ’em and I’m determined to play along. That’s…

Thanks, Art Peeps

My sincere thanks to all of you who've been so supportive since I've joined this community this year. I've met so many kind and supportive people as a…

A note of thanks

Saturday means another challenge at Our Creative Corner, and this week we’re led by the talented Wendy Janson! Wendy’s given us pumpkins as a theme – either the image or…