This week at Frilly and Funky, Linda is challenging us to ‘upcycle’ items into a new project…hmmm. There was that old, round biscuit container… It was so well made of chipboard that even though it was nothing to look at, I kept it. Unfortunately, I didn’t take a picture before I got to work on [...]
Spring makes my heart sing, along with a mockingbird that sings nearly around the clock until he finds a mate and begins to build his nest. He’s been singing his little heart out for the past three weeks, but there is silence right now…I don’t know if he’s taking a much needed rest or if [...]
For this week’s Friday Focus at Frilly and Funky, I’m creating with some of my favorite embellishments by Melissa Frances. I began with some Tim Holtz Idea-ology ‘Configurations’ boxes. These sturdy and versatile boxes are a frequent starting point for me. Then I assembled a tray of gorgeous resin embellishments by Melissa, assorted flowers, ribbons, [...]
This week at The Shabby Tea Room, Rebekah is challenging us to create with a monogram, inspired by this intriguing photo!…
I began with a sheet printed with ‘Black Button Alphabet‘ designs from ‘Digital Papers’ by Janet. The wonderful, neutral colors really appeal to me, after the very colorful season we’ve just [...]
This week at The Shabby Tea Room, Debbie is hosting a challenge called ‘Shabby Chic Holiday’, based on this gorgeous inspiration photo…
We are challenged to create a card or project using white or cream, along with pink, aqua and glitter. I decided to make a whimsical little container that began with [...]
At Frilly and Funky, Marjie is challenging us to create with chipboard and metal. As she says, ” It can be purchased, homemade, or faux. You can use branded chipboard pieces or cut up a cereal box… choose items from the hardware store or simple household metals like staples or paperclips. Ranger’s foil sheets would [...]
At Vintage Udfordring, the wonderfully talented Nina, is hosting a ‘blue & brown’ challenge~ There are just so many possibilities with this color combination that it can be a challenge to choose a direction and start! So, I began with the thought of a special birthday card that I want to make for a Christmas [...]
This week, the very sweet and creative Sue , of the Design Team of Frilly & Funky, is hosting a challenge called, ‘Anything But a Card..with a twist!’ She says, “It’s time to let your imagination run wild, you could be thinking of a 3D project, an altered item or keeping it simple with a [...]
The sweet and talented Miss Starr has selected a gorgeous photo to inspire us in a challenge called ‘Beautiful Romance’. She is asking that we make our card or project with pink, green and white, including lace and a rose. What a wonderful starting place!!
October is Breast Cancer Awareness month, with [...]
I am delighted to be the Guest Designer at the City Crafter Challenge this week!! Thank you Kirsty and thank you ladies! You can visit the site HERE, to get lots of inspiration for this ‘Bake Sale’ themed challenge.
I made a cake for the bake sale and it’s all ready to be delivered…