Making a Christmas Present for your Cat

I am participating in a round-up of Christmas in July posts. I am sharing a post for an animal gift, specifically for our new kittens. This fish is sewn, stuffed, and filled with catnip. The fabric is also painted using Marabu fabric sprays.  Of course, I had to give it to them now in order […]

How to Celebrate with Etching

This is such a fun way to celebrate. It could be a birthday, wedding, anniversary, new job, graduation, so many different opportunities to etch a fun statement onto a bottle. For this post, I used Sparkling Cider but a bottle of wine or even a glass bottle of soda would work. The glass etching can […]

Creating a Greeting Card with Maker’s Movement

This cute little hello mushroom card is a part of the DCC (Designer Craft Connection) Blog Hop for the month of July. The hop is sponsored by Maker’s Movement, they provided me with some of the items I used in this post.  I used the Not Mush To Say stamp and die set from Maker’s Movement. […]

Making Awesome Art with an Inspirational Word

I am working on a piece of art for Denise Boddey’s design team. I used a variety of different techniques beginning with alcohol ink, foiled paper, chipboard,  and foiled paper origami. I will share all the materials and directions (or links to directions) below. I hope you enjoy and try some of these techniques. The […]

Create with Cricut’s New Infusible Ink Blanks

Cricut has a variety of new infusible ink blanks. Cricut sent me a few samples in order to write this review and promote their new products. The new materials include cosmetic bags, pillow covers, wine bags, and toddler-sized t-shirts. I made my daughter this bag to hold her drawing supplies from the cosmetic bag set.  […]

Beach Shadowbox with Makers Movement

Oh, how I want to visit the beach, sand in my toes, playing in the water. It is such a fantastic summer activity. Since I can’t go, I made this shadowbox to remind me of how fun it can be. This shadowbox can be placed on a shelf as a decor item or as a […]

An Easy Stamping Technique Using the Perfect Crafting Pouch

Product links are affiliates. I have a video tutorial on the ScraPerfect Blog today showing how the Perfect Crafting Pouch from ScraPerfect works and what it can do to assist with your stamping and embossing. [https://scraperfect.com/?p=27652&preview=true] I am a member of the ScraPerfect design team and I post on their blog twice a month. I am given products in […]

Glamping – Free SVG

It’s summer and time to hit the road, get back to nature, and do some glamping. Share your enthusiasm with this free campy SVG file. Don’t forget to go and grab all the other free SVG camping files in the July SVG blog hop.  Check out all the fun free SVG file pictured above and […]

Christmas in July – Recycled Ornament

With the temperature outside reaching close to 100 degrees, it is really hard to be creative with a Christmas theme. But, for Christmas in July, a blog hop with the Creative Crafters, I made a recycled Christmas Ornament. The ornament is made from pull tabs from soda cans.  Materials: Hot glue Hot glue gun pull […]