I had a lot of fun making this colorful Easter Banner!! Lots of great techniques and some awesome products that made this very simple to make. For this project, I used two types of banner dies created by Stephanie Barnard for the Stamps of Life. I used the Rounded Big Banner dies as well as … Continue reading How To Create An Easter Banner
This month's kit is jam packed with embossing folders! I think this kit is so much fun and, for me, a great reminder of some of my early cards (thankfully much improved these days). There are several types of embossing folders included and many great videos on the subscription site that cover embossing, debossing and … Continue reading Crafter’s Companion Subscription Box 9 – February 2019
This month's kit is all about metallic markers. I am so impressed with these markers because they are so juicy and you can do so much with them too. That is the great part about all of the Crafter's Companion kits - you learn new techniques each month with so many great, new products. Sara … Continue reading Crafter’s Companion Subscription Box 8 – January 2019
This month's kit (drumroll please......) is all about circle die cutting!! If you have been crafting for a while, I bet these types of dies were probably one of the first you used. Actually, I have layering dies in circles, squares, rectangles, hearts and lots more. But, I will tell you, I don't use them … Continue reading Crafter’s Companion Subscription Box 7 – December 2018
I have a quick and easy gift idea I wanted to share. Each year at the holidays, I always give out hand sanitizer and lip balm along with my gifts as a little extra something. I have been doing it for years. I thought this year I would decorate the lip balm by attaching it … Continue reading How To Create Holiday Lip Balm Tags
I can't believe another year has passed since last year's fundraiser. My girls, Olivia and Victoria, just turned 12 and we are getting ready for tomorrow's fundraiser breakfast. As part of this fundraiser, the kids serve everyone breakfast and Santa even stops by for a visit!! All proceeds go to the Competition team to help … Continue reading Raffle Basket for Create Dance Center’s Annual Applebee’s Fundraiser 2018!
This month's kit is all about aqua (watercolor) markers. The November subscription box is great for new and experienced crafters. Watercolor is so popular but not easy for everyone unless there are color coded numbers on the page telling you what color to use. For me, when I watercolor, I love experimenting with different backgrounds … Continue reading Crafter’s Companion Subscription Box 6 – November 2018