{a week of spring: day three: spring is in the air…}


So for today I have another digi layout for spring, (click on image to see enlarged version) As seen in the March/April 2011 issue of Cre­at­ing Keep­sakes.  Copy­right Cre­ative Crafts Group.  Posted with prior per­mis­sion from the publisher.   This one… Continue Reading

{Tutorial Thursday: paint and stitch on your scrapbooking layouts}


Today’s tutorial, is about adding paint and stitching to your layouts. I posted this layout  a couple of days ago (click for more ), and here are some photos explaining how it all came together. Inspiration for this layout, came from… Continue Reading

{SC’s Story hour…}


Hello beautiful day! You wouldn’t believe it’s mid March out here, it’s so warm and sunny. And so we are headed to the lake, because if you live in Minnesota, you have a favorite lake for sure. Not much time to… Continue Reading

{someone new to love is here…}


For the Weekly Challenge at Studio Calico, I made another layout using paint… I like the end result of this layout. Two days ago I hated it. I actually wanted to cut out parts of it and adhere it onto… Continue Reading

{using my watercolors…}


Have you been seeing the new trend in the scrapbooking industry? Yup, its watercolors. I love love love Dear lizzy’s new line “Neopolitan” and Amy Tangerines’ new paper line  ” Sketchbook“. I seem to be seeing the word “Paint” everywhere!!! Which… Continue Reading