Christmas Banners

                    It’s not too early to whip up a couple of decorations or Christmas gifts. A little chipboard, some design paper and embellishments are all you need to craft a unique…

Altered Cigar Box

                      I’ve discovered cigar boxes. A friend pointed the way and now the train has left the depot and cannot stop. Cigar boxes are inexpensive and sturdy; there are so…

Fold-Up Stationery Box

                  This project makes a great gift. Inside you’ll find lots of fun surprises to delight you–or the paper lover on your gift list. While you have all your supplies out, why…

Russian/Friendship Tea Mix

Here’s a blast from the past that’s sure to make you smile–Russian tea, sometimes called friendship tea. I have had this in my recipe box for decades. Even after tweaking the ingredients, the taste still brings me back and is…

Truck Cake

I’ll show you the details of how to make this truck cake. It’s easier than you think and a large part can be done ahead of time to make the party day a little easier! It was definitely a big…

Napkin Fold Card

                Here is a simple project that will give your card giving extra pizzazz. It’s versatile enough to make for any occasion and requires few supplies. It would also make a fun mini…

Shaker Card

                    I had one last little frame left from Tales of a French Muse design paper by Sincerely Rina. What to do with it? I didn’t want to toss it in…

Tickets & Playbills — Memory Boxes & Collages

I love going to the theater–the movie theater, the community theater, or the Kennedy Center. I love free concerts in the park just as much as the National Philharmonic–if there’s a stage, I’m there. Since I go to so many…

Photo Folio

  I’m excited to share a design team project for SincerelyRina using her beautiful ¬†Tales of a French Muse¬†design paper. The paper is high quality cardstock and easy to use. I created a cross between a photo folio and an…

Mixed Media Canvas

      Here’s a project designed to inspire you! I didn’t buy anything for this project and used what I had in my stash. I was tempted to run to the store for some chipboard elements or a fun…

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