Happy Valentine’s Day 2014! Here is a quick peak of the treat boxes I made this year for a few of my fabulous co-workers. I made these cute little boxes … Continue reading
Hey ya’ll! It’s been so long since I’ve had time to tuck into some creative projects, hence my extended absence. Between work and school, 2013 was a super challenging … Continue reading
Here is a card I designed, inspired by the Mickey Premium Ice Cream Bar’s you can find at any Disney park, resort or cruise ship. They are one of my MOST favourite … Continue reading
This year I wanted to create a cute Valentine’s Day door wreath – and was super keen to try out a technique, which to date, I had not yet found a reason to try: making roses out of crepe paper streamers. These adorable flowers are made from the same rolls you find in the party section of your local dollar store. And if you choose to make your own wreath frame, as I did (using recycled materials), you too will be able to make something like this for just $3. Want to learn more?
Just wanted to chime in quickly and show you an anniversary card I recently made using Papertrey Ink’s Rosie Posie stamp and die set. I wanted something simple and elegant to express … Continue reading
Stampin Up‘ recently released a beautiful purse die, but since I won’t be ordering it for a while, I thought I would put myself to the test and create my … Continue reading
As a paper crafter, and occasional card designer, I often struggle with how much dimension to add to my cards. For example, adding things like buttons or medallions really adds … Continue reading
Oh, how I long for the day when I can use ALL of my time and energy for creative endeavors…until then, I am destined to make MANY a retirement card lol! One … Continue reading
I went full-out with an Easter egg theme….
I made these little treats in preparation for St. Patrick’s Day, which is being celebrated on Saturday, March 17th. Due to the bus strike here in Halifax, I was unable … Continue reading
The length of our Canadian winters often makes me forget how loud the sound of birds can be, until one spring morning, you wake up and hear them again – as if they … Continue reading
What a beautiful day here in beautiful Halifax, Nova Scotia! To celebrate our impending spring, I made these lovely little basket treats. I made the basket using Stampin’ Up’s Baskets and … Continue reading
With spring almost here, I’ve been in full-on preparation mode, making all sorts of treats and goodies. I thought I’d share one of my favourite projects with you, these cute … Continue reading
This colourful collage of decorative edgings and trims was inspired by St. Patrick’s Day, which is celebrated on March 17th. I had many ideas for this month’s art, including leprechauns, … Continue reading
This week, I decided to participate in my very first PTI Make It Monday challenge…EVER! Actually….this is my first card challenge…PERIOD (so excited!). I had been planning to try one … Continue reading
Just wanted to show you some of the fun baby projects I’ve been working on. First up are onesie cards using Papertrey Ink‘s Shape Up Series: Onesie Die (no more … Continue reading
I was always taught that “red and pink do not go together”. It was only until I became an adult did I realize what a terrible misconception this was!
Valentine’s Day is just around the corner – and despite being super busy, I’ve been able to sneak in a few projects here and there. I cannot wait for the … Continue reading
I’ve always admired the look of custom art projects featuring one of my favourite tools, stamps. So this year, I decided to make a year long commitment to creating 12 DIY art projects of my own – one for each month of 2012.
Realizing this about myself, I decided that one of my goals for “the new year” was to start one or two exceptionally long term creative project’s of my own…
A client of mine has a very talented family member who designs beautiful, handmade wood pens. Wanting to creatively present these to some of his coworkers, he came to see me. Challenged by this … Continue reading
All ready for the fundraiser! Recently I decided to try candy making for the first time and I invited my BFF over to share in the fun. Lucky for me, her … Continue reading
I recently sent off some lovely themed care packages to friends in the US so I thought I would take a minute and share the idea with you. My intention … Continue reading
Second to Christmas, Canada Day ranks high on my list of favourite celebrations. I think its because I spent most of my youth involved in the Royal Canadian Air Cadet … Continue reading