I have officially hit my heavy birthday time of the year. I always kind of wish it wasn’t at the same time that I was trying to get all of my Christmas stuff done, but since my birthday is at this time of year I don’t complain too much. This year I have at least tried to make some cards ahead of time so that I am not quite so stressed over the next couple of weeks.
We live in an older house and with that comes fun electrical issues sometimes. Yesterday was one of those times. I seem to keep tripping the circuit that my desk is on, and that meant not getting my card posted until today.
This truly is one of my favorite stamps. I think because I identify with it so much, and I have so many friends and family that I can use it for. Readers tend to find one another I guess. Which is kind of interesting to me because I don’t think it is a social kind of hobby…lol read more
This is the first time I have made a sympathy card that isn’t for pets. Well, it’s the first time that I have made one outside of working on my first kits that I used to learn the basics with. I have also made a ‘blank’ card that was used for the purpose of personally. Anyway.. read more
Why don’t I play with my stencils more often? I am always so happy with the results when I do? When I saw this sketch I realized it was perfect for playing with this stencil, I think I might do another card that goes in a completely different direction with it as well… read more
This was reminding me of Edward Gorey’s artwork quite a bit. If you are not familiar with him you should really do yourself a favor and go check out the link! Actually, you might know who he is and not realize it, if you have ever watched Mystery! on PBS it starts with his artwork. read more