This time of year, it’s so delightful to fling open the windows and let the sunshine pour into our homes. I love all things ‘home’, especially windows! Using this image as inspiration, our challange here at The Shabby Tea Room is to create a card or project that uses a window and takes it’s color [...]
Hello Everyone~ Hope you’re enjoying some of the warmth of the springtime sun! Here at the edge of the Sonoran desert, we’ve been in the low 90′s, the cactus are blooming and the birds are furiously nesting, proving spring is in full swing.
This is the photo I chose for The Shabby Tea Room’s, ‘Shabby [...]
a green and yellow basket! Do you remember that nursery rhyme? This weeks challenge at Frilly and Funky is all about packaging those chocolate bunnies, eggs and spring treats in something other than a basket. I’ve turned to lunch sacks as the starting point for my projects…
For this sack, the top [...]
This week’s inspiration at The Shabby Tea Room, comes from this fab pink party image…
and our challenge sponsor, The Cutting Café. I used their template of the Bunny Treat Box…
O.K., I did go a bit mad…first I embossed the pink card stock (and yes, the pink bunnies [...]
At Frilly and Funky, Terry is challenging us to create an altered book cover, journal, bag, purse or whatever you can think of, so long as it has a heart and lace included in it. I’ve had some heart shaped, fluted tins intended for baking that I’ve kept tucked away, just waiting to create with!
I am delighted to be a guest designer at Inspired By Stamping! It is a wonderful stamp company along with a terrific challenge blog site, owned, operated and designed by the uber talented Joanna Munster. Shipping is easy and affordable, so check out her beautiful stamps.
To begin the New Year, she has presented us [...]
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 [...]
My heart went pitter-patter when I saw this inspiration photo, chosen by The Shabby Tea Room’s challenge host, the very talented Tracey. It’s gorgeous…
and soooo inspiring!! The challenge is to create a card or project using colors from the photo, with the addition of a flower and a charm. A truly [...]
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 [...]