Archive for June, 2009

Pinecones for Christmas?

As fellow Stampin’ Up! demonstrator Ann Clemmer would say, “You Betcha!”

This ornament uses the retired DSP from the last Holiday mini catalog.
There are lots of tutorials out there for these ornaments.  Here’s one:
http://stampingstarlette.blogspot.com/2007/12/pinecone-ornament-tutorial.html
I think it would awesome to try one of these and add some of the Pretties kit to the bottom of the ornament.  [...]

The Afternoon Quickie has returned!

What’s been keeping me away…

I managed to get a picture of the summer action around here and I thought I would share with you what’s been keeping me from my blog. 

I did get a video taken for another Afternoon Quickie, I still need to edit and upload though.
See you soon & happy stamping!

Doing some housecleaning

Hey there. I’ve been trying to tidy up some around here. 
I’ve updated my samples page with more pictures
and linked all the Afternoon Quickie videos on the tutorial page.
Feel free to check ‘em out and let me know what you think!
I’m hoping to get back into the schedule again soon with restarting Technique [...]

Noteable Posts

I haven’t been able to keep up with my regular blogging schedule for a while now.  Mostly due to the combination of summer = playing outside and changes in the meds I take for bipolar II.  I’ve been running around crazy like for a while now and I have quite a list saved up of [...]

Stalking Mr Brown today

Hey girls. Just wanted you all to know that I have my pre-order scheduled to arrive today. It should be any time now so hopefully soon I’ll have some samples of NEW TOYS to show you!
Off to watch out the window for the big brown truck.

Mini-church Birdhouse

I found a pattern to make a little birdhouse and I have been having a great time with it.  I have some big ideas floating around in my head, but one of them was to alter the pattern a bit to create this:

To show the size, I put my Crystal Effects bottle up there.
This was [...]

Hi

Distressed Dress

Hey there.  I’ve finally managed to squeeze in some time to post.  I don’t have any idea what happened this week, but it disappeared.
My oldest turned 5 this week.  She’s getting so grown up and independent, but all I really have to compare her to are her 3.5 and 1.5 year old brothers.
Anyway…here’s a card [...]