This week’s technique is Paper Piecing and I chose the set “And Many Mower” from the current Occasions Mini Catalog. The colors I used are Brocade Blue, Mellow Moss, Close to Cocoa, So Saffron & Whisper White.
The first thing you’ll need is to gather your paper/card stock. I used scraps for pieces I knew would [...]
One of several new blog features I’m starting is called the Technique of the Week. Hopefully every Monday I’ll have a different technique to share with you. I will make a mini-tutorial with step-by-step instructions that will help you see how to repeat this technique on your own.
This week’s technique is Spotlighting. Here is a [...]
Well, the birthday party went well. I had a good time, I think the kids all had a good time too. It was really simple, we ordered pizza, opened presents, played with the presents, ate pizza and that was it. I have several pictures, but I’ll only post one. Here’s my birthday boy opening his [...]
So, a couple of days ago, Mal left me a comment saying her sorority is going to be making angels for the University of Michigan Children’s Hospital, and asked if I had any ideas. Well, this one’s for you, Mal!
I thought quick and easy would be good. So, I pulled down my punches [...]
Allison left a comment for me and I hopped on over to her blog (like I do with many of you who leave comments). When I got there she had this fabulous mini-tutorial at the top and I just had to share it with you all. You can visit Allison at her blog [...]
Hey, I just wanted to let you know that my September Newsletter went out yesterday. For those of you who are not on my mailing list you can check it out here or click “Newsletter” at the top of the blog.
This month focused on Heat Embossing and the Heat Tool.
There’s even a nifty little [...]
So, I was looking through the brand new catalog and all of the new things that Stampin’ Up!® has coming out. One thing that is awesome (but a little more than my budget allows) is the new Big Shot from Sizzix. SU also has a collection of exclusive dies that are awesome too [...]
This awesome flower was created by Stacey King over at Rebel Inker. She does some great work and I liked this one so much I had to share it with you! Be sure and hop on over to see Stacey and check out her other work!
Out of respect for Stacey, I have removed the [...]