So many of you have asked about gardening in Arizona during the cold season. I have been promising to get some photos posted and thought you might like to see what’s happening right now. Here are some of my favorite delights. You will notice a disproportionate number of ruffled pansys. I just adore them and […]
Hello sweet friends~ I just have to share some photos of the garden. I live at the northern edge of the Sonoran desert and so spring is past it’s half way point here. At least that’s what the flowers and wildlife think. It’s too pretty to keep to myself and I wish I could truly […]
Have you noticed a change in the weather? cooler mornings and shorter days? For this last challenge of the summer, Lenet has supplied us with this lovely inspiration photo and instructions to use colors found in the photo. This layered ‘pocket’ is embellished with a sentiment from the ‘Best Wishes‘ stamp set by Paper Sweeties…
This card focuses on a lavish spring bouquet design from Flourishes. You can visit them HERE. I adore this stamp. It is my idea of the perfect place to relax and color, with Copic markers, colored pencils, watercolors or your favorite medium. This time, I chose Copics.
I love how the ‘feel’ […]
It’s not my paper crafting that I wanted to share with you today, but the early flush of fabulous hollyhocks that our weather has brought 1- 1 1/2 months earlier than usual.
It’s probably 20 years ago that I decided to try and grow hollyhocks here in Arizona. I wanted some taller, […]