WOYWW, Ribbon, Journal Circle Pocket, and Den Renovations

What do you do to treat yourself after a mammogram? I went to Joann’s fabric and bought 40% Christmas ribbon which I think has lot’s of creative potential for only $11 and change. That’s one of the piles that was on my desk this week that I’m sharing with you, and the work desk crew […]

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T stands for Three, and time to celebrate

On Tuesday’s we share a beverage and what we’ve been up to with the crew at The Altered Book Lover. One of my neighbors children just turned three and had a unicorn themed birthday party, so I made her this happy pink card. I added stickles to the die cut unicorn, floral trim, and some […]

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WOYWW, What’s on my work….floor? Flowers, and a Renovation Update

Maybe I’ll start a new trend over at the Stamping Ground, instead of what’s on your work desk? it’ll be what’s on your work floor?? Sometimes when you need to organize something you need LOT’S of room, and that was the case here. I decided to work on my very messy tub of flowers and […]

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T stands for Instant Latte, Loaded Autumn Pocket, Sunflower FIeld, and Inchie

It’s T day where we share a drink and some recent activities at the Altered Book Lover. You know when you buy something because you really want it to be good and all the while you know it probably won’t be?? That’s what I did when I bought this Starbucks “Instant” Pumpkin Spice Latte on […]

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WOYWW, T is for Trees, Tag, and Inchie

My heart is heavy this morning. My three beautiful pine trees that I named “the three sisters” have died and are being taken down today. When we moved into this house over 17 years ago, one of the things I loved most about our yard besides the beautiful view were these three lovely trees. I […]

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Woyww, Autumn Birthday Card

Time to share what’s on my work desk again with you and the group over at the Stamping Ground. I needed to make a card for my nephew’s 20th birthday. I tend to use the number of years the recipient is with die cuts or stamps, so I wanted to do something different this time. […]

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T stands for Treehouse, inchies, and pumpkin spice

Happy Fall! It’s official for me when I get to have a pumpkin spice latte that fall has arrived. I promised more pictures of my neighbors pirate ship treehouse with a grandchild playing, and here they are. Maria also painted fun directional signs for the yard and her dog Duke is happily pointing the way […]

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Book Print Tags and renovation Update

At Tag Tuesday the current theme is to make a tag using book print. I had so much fun with this, that I made two. The first was inspired by the Fall season, and will make a fun bookmark to give away. The second tag, was inspired by Wilma at Empress Wu Designs. I love […]

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Autumn Greetings for the Card Chain

Here is the Sketch for the September Card chain challenge, and my take on the design: I used the heart from the Sunshine Wishes thinlit set, and the flowers and greens from the Beautiful Bouquet set by Stampin’ Up!. The acorn banner was embossed in gold, and the card front dry embossed for texture. A […]

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Junk Journal Pockets, Ribbon , and Renovations

My latest creation is called a large junk journal pocket inspired by a video I watched HERE by Joie de fi. I just glued my layers on, I didn’t sew. I really enjoyed finding different bits and pieces to insert into all the pockets. Next, my ribbon collection: Today, I’m sharing my ribbon instead of […]

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