Envelopes Make for Happy Mail: Mixed Media Mail Art Album

Envelopes Make for Happy Mail: Mixed Media Mail Art Album

Envelopes Getting mail has always been a favorite of mine. Even when I was little I competed with my brother to be the first one to the mail box. I had pen pals from all over the world so I received many envelopes with my…

Mysterious Lady: Mixed Media Tag

Mysterious Lady: Mixed Media Tag

  PaperArtsy Tag I really enjoy making tags as they are fast and small. It has been a while since I made one but I thought I would share this one today. You can view my step by step tutorial HERE over on the PaperArtsy…

The Vintage Circus: Altered Book Part 2

The Vintage Circus: Altered Book Part 2

Le Cirque Here is the last of my  layouts for my altered book. You can see Part 1 HERE. I know I said this before but I really enjoyed this project. I hope you are inspired to save those old books destined for the trash…

The Vintage Circus: Altered Book Part 1

The Vintage Circus: Altered Book Part 1

The Inspiration I have always loved the circus and of course anything vintage so this was a very fun project for me. It  was a great place to explore background texture and bright colors. It all started with a circus kit that I won, full…

It's Mayhem!

It's Mayhem!

Vintage Circus Altered Book I just loved the idea of doing a Altered book centered around the Vintage Circus Theme. My very first layout in the book was this one, created for PaperArtsy, using Lynne Perrella stamps. Her images have the perfect amount of vintage…

Lynne Perrella Tag

Lynne Perrella Tag

  Just Chit Chat… I forgot how much I missed blogging. Football season is the perfect excuse to hop on the computer while hubby is busy. I don’t much prefer football so I find it the best time for crafting or catching up on other…

Christmas Girls

Welcome! I can’t believe it is already the second week of December. I guess that means I should share a Christmas project. I made this card for Artistic Outpost using the new Toy Emporium Stamps. I love these stamps because they are so nostalgic and…

Who Doesn't Love the Circus?

     I know…your wondering if I am still alive. It has been eventful as of late. Trying to sell a house in one state and trying to buy one in another has certainly been an eye opener to the incompetence of banks and lawyers. And…

Sound of the Sea

   Hello. I have another card using the new Artistic Outpost stamp Sound of the Sea. In the background I sprayed and used stamping from the Ephemera Backgrounds stamp set. I embellished with a few crochet flowers and twine.

Beach Time (Published)

    Hi everyone! My Beach Time altered box has been published in the June/July issue of Somerset Studio’s Stamped Sampler Magazine. Exciting!!     Their magazines are full of some incredible talent and so inspiring! I love going to the bookstore and just relaxing with one…