A friend of mine is celebrating his first anniversary this upcoming weekend and this card is for him and his wife. It should have been their wedding card, they had a simply gorgeous book theme (a bit jealous!), but the stamps hadn’t been released yet. read more
I used watercolor paper and I loved it! Until this card, I hadn’t been able to tell much of a difference between watercolor paper and my standard card stock. This card the watercolor paper made a big difference. read more
Being read to as a child was always my favorite. I have tried to make sure as an adult to always read to the kids when asked because it is worth it to them and to me. Read more
I just couldn’t resist getting this stamp when I saw it. My love of the library is one of the cornerstones of who I am. Talking to one of my nephews the realization that I failed to become a librarian made him, and me, sad that I hadn’t fulfilled something in my life that I should have. When you are suited for something and it is a dream of yours but it remains out of reach, that is just how life works sometimes. It’s ok. I have other forms of fulfillment, and I can still go to the library any time I want.
A lot of times I am working on what to write here while I am making my card. Sometimes, I get here and don’t remember a single thing I was going to write. Other times I get here and realize I haven’t thought of anything to write. Yesterday as I was trying to fall asleep I realized that I was going to write something different about the tags I had made. Today my mind is completely blank, I was thinking way too much about tiny flaws in my painting.