Frame It!

Frame It!

Have you got a quote you love, but just can’t commit to putting it straight on the wall?  Maybe you’re in an apartment or space where you’re not permitted to put vinyl on the walls, but you are allowed to hang pictures!  Here’s the vinyl quote solution for you!!   FRAME IT!  For this project, … Continue reading

Liebster Award

Liebster Award

The other day I received a sweet comment on a blog post, along with an award, introducing me to a sweet concept called the Liebster Award.  First off, I must say thank you to Angela for presenting me with it, and while I’m at it, pat myself on the back for finding it promptly and … Continue reading

Artiste Blog Hop

Artiste Blog Hop

Welcome to our August ARTISTE Blog Hop! Each month we will showcase a feature of the amazing ARTISTE Cricut cartridge which can be purchased exclusively through a Close to My Heart Independent Consultant. We’re so excited to be doing this hop and we have a fabulous lineup with some very talented ladies. There will be … Continue reading

Hugs & Kisses {for my Readers!}

Hugs & Kisses {for my Readers!}

Today’s card is for YOU!!! That’s right, you!  The extra time you take out of your day to visit this blog means the world to me!  This week I surpassed 15,000 hits and that could not have happened without you.   If you don’t run your own blog, you may not be aware of the … Continue reading

Piece it Together, with Avonlea!

Piece it Together, with Avonlea!

You should have seen my face the first time I got to look through the new Artiste cartridge handbook!!  Wow, did CTMH pack a lot in there!!  I just want to create everything!   Since I can’t really do everything in one post, I’ll share a card I did using just one image (cut twice) from the … Continue reading

I’ve Been Published!

I’ve Been Published!

I have been working on some great cards over the last few days and can’t wait to share them with you (using brand new CTMH products!), BUT I’m just so excited that I needed to share something else NOW! lol Remember when I told you that Creating Keepsakes was going to use one of my … Continue reading

Whooo Loves Owls {on the wall}

Whooo Loves Owls {on the wall}

Have you noticed that owls are quite the trend lately??  I see them in scrapbook papers, bedding, clothing, accessories and more!!  I was delighted to put a vinyl tree up in a baby room yesterday and loved the overall owl theme!  She’s expected to arrive in a couple weeks and has so many owl stuffed … Continue reading

July Art Philosophy Blog Hop

July Art Philosophy Blog Hop

Welcome to our July Art Philosophy Blog Hop! Each month we will showcase a feature of the amazing Art Philosophy Cricut cartridge which can be purchased exclusively through a Close to My Heart Independent Consultant. We’re so excited to be doing this hop and we have a fabulous lineup with some very talented ladies. There … Continue reading

DIY Record Earrings {for that 70’s Wedding}

DIY Record Earrings {for that 70’s Wedding}

Remember the 70’s themed wedding invitations I posted a couple weeks ago?? (Check them out here if you missed them!)  Well, that wedding took place last Friday on July 13, 2012 and it was EPIC!  Seriously, an amazing party, not to mention a very sweet outdoor ceremony.   It was so much fun to see … Continue reading