Happy Wednesday everyone! I am honored this month to be a guest designer for the wonderful blog of Paper Girls Challenge Blog! The fun challenge this go round is for the theme Home or Family! Check it out here, we'd love to see what you create for this exciting first challenge of the new year! My project … Continue reading Paper Girls Guest Designer! Split Letter Monogram Wedding Gift
Woot! I actually made some Christmas gifts this year. And even better? I'm SUPER pleased with how they turned out! The first is a "Reindeer" String Art piece - though I am using it (as a silhouette) of an elk. This is for my dad for Christmas! Who I haven't seen yet... flying out tomorrow. … Continue reading PinWin! Deer String Art
Christmas is coming!!!!! Ok - so it's October, and I will admit, I've started listening to Christmas music!! This is a very simple tri-fold photo folio, I'll probably use it for a gift for someone this Christmas. This is a brain-child of working for too long on one project and all of a sudden, desperately … Continue reading Christmas Photo Folio
I was given the opportunity last weekend to fly back to Denver to participate in the Tri for the Cure (a triathlon for breast cancer research) with my mom 😀 She was nice enough to sign me up and fly me back so that I could do the race with her! So I wanted to … Continue reading DIY Gift Boxes
So I'm always kindof hesitant to make something crafty for the men in my life, wondering if it will be manly enough. I did dive into making a really-mini mini for my boyfriend for Valentines Day (click here to see it!) and not only does he keep it on the night stand on his side … Continue reading Father’s Day Project!
After spending ages scouring the interwebs for a manly enough homemade gift for my boyfriend for the much-loved overly-commercialized Valentines Day, I finally settled on doing a really-mini-mini made out of a deck of cards. This ended up being the perfect size, since it was almost too small to do extensive embellishments on (didn't want … Continue reading Scrappy Mini for My Man
A really close friend of mine just had a baby! She painted the room pink with butterflies so this is what I made for her to match the baby's room. Ingredients: 8x11 canvas from Michaels, acrylic paints, brushes, cricut, paper, spray adhesive, glitter, glossy accents, butterfly punch, xyron … Continue reading Baby Room Wall Hanging
Based on the template from the Christmas-themed folding album I made at scrapfest, here's the version I made for my best friend!! I used the Die Cuts with a View stack "Mariposa" which is full of beautiful golds and deep turquoise shades. (Sorry it's a little blurry!!) I absolutely loved this idea. It folds up for easy … Continue reading Folded Mini for my Bestie!