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A Nature Sketchbook Birdhouse

When I saw the amazing birdhouse that Graphic 45 Design Team Member, Pam Bray, made a few months ago, I couldn’t get it out of my mind . . . . yep! Just HAD to make one myself! I loved … Continue reading

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Midnight Masquerade Special Gift

As you know, I love Graphic 45’s “Midnight Masquerade” . .. those purples and teals are soooo yummy! Am almost finished with my card classes using this wonderful paper (one more at Ben Franklin Crafts in Grass Valley on August … Continue reading

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A “French Country” Fall

Time to show you what I spent four solid days (really!!) doing over my July 4th holiday! And I’m soooo excited!! Haven’t loved new projects this much since Nature Sketchbook came out! I loved Graphic 45’s “French Country” when it … Continue reading

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Welcome to the Pinecone Factory!

Busy weekend . . . laughed when I saw the “almost done” mess on my crafting desk, as I was finishing up making 60 Tim Holtz “Tattered Pinecones”.  You happy attendees at “Christmas in July” will be making this darling … Continue reading

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Last Call for Saturday’s Workshops!

Hi Papercrafters! Room available still in both of my workshops at It’s All About the Scrapbook in Dixon, CA this coming Saturday! Graphic 45 “Nature Sketchbook” burlap canvas 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. and adorable covered box 2:00 – 5:00 … Continue reading

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A Creative Summer Lies Ahead!

Wow! Where DOES the time go? I’ve once again, been so busy “creating” that I haven’t been allowing time to get on the computer and show you WHAT I’ve been creating! I have lots of fun projects prepared for summer … Continue reading

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Shopping with Bella Cosa Vintage!

I haven’t yet shared with ya’ll this WONDERFUL wood and metal Bella Cosa sign that my BFF Jilli had made for me in Oregon! Isn’t it stunning!!??  I LOVE IT!! It’s sitting on top of one of my old “map … Continue reading

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A Ladies’ Diary Birthday Card

Before we had the wonderful “new” Graphic 45 papers “Portrait of a Lady”, we had the equally gorgeous “A Ladies’ Diary”. Very much the same lovely vintage style . . . and I found some in my stash and since … Continue reading

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May 13 Workshops at “It’s All About the Scrapbook”

Time for photos of the two FUN workshops I’ll be doing in Dixon, California, on Saturday, May 13th! It’s All About the Scrapbook is SUCH a fun place to be!! I love doing workshops there and hope to see many … Continue reading

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Vintage “Coffee Loving Cardmakers” Card

Time for the Spring Blog Hop at “Coffee Loving Cardmakers”! I love doing these seasonal hops with one of my most favorite things . . . COFFEE!! Soo many cute coffee stamps and dies and papers out there in the papercrafty … Continue reading

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