Stamp Layering with Altenew

So I found out that Altenew offers classes, free classes, on stamp layering. I’ve taken the first class and after each lesson there is “homework” for practicing the technique of layering stamps. I’ve so enjoyed learning this and now I need to submit my offerings. All of these used Altenew stamps and dies. Most ofContinue reading “Stamp Layering with Altenew”

On to the Next

Ok, I’ve officially become like WalMart, Target, or other stores and everything I hate about retail. How can I possibly be enjoying one holiday when I am already on to the next one with my crafting? Ugh, I need to stop and smell the roses, no pun intended with these flowery cards. I just receivedContinue reading “On to the Next”

Friends Who Inspire

I’ve found card making is really a wonderful outlet for me. It allows me to not think about other things, like work or sadness over loss. It’s therapeutic for me but I don’t think it is cheaper than therapy as I seem to be spending all of my money on supplies. I’ve also got aContinue reading “Friends Who Inspire”

In Loving Memory

For those who don’t know, my son Andrew was killed in a motorcycle accident in 2016. I think about him everyday, as I imagine any mother who has lost a child has. Also, like any mother who has lost child, I love recalling the memories and telling stories, despite any heartache it brings. The heartacheContinue reading “In Loving Memory”

Christmas Card Class

This weekend was World Card Making Day. Actually it was Saturday and I made a few cards that day while I was at a crop. On Sunday, I took a class that was called Kringle and was about the cards you can make with PhotoPlay’s Kringle card kit. Pictured are the cards I made, whichContinue reading “Christmas Card Class”