Category Archives: art

A Ladies’ Diary Gift Box

  Graphic 45, as I have mentioned, makes some of the most beautiful papers in the industry and I am totally hooked on them.  Not only that, I seem to have the good luck to win papers and embellishments from … Continue reading

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Banner For My Little Beauty

  This is a card I made for my little granddaughter, Jade, some time ago.  Even though I couldn’t get things on my blog, I could still make cards! This was an experiment in using paper from one paper pack … Continue reading

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Send Me A Letter – MOJO Monday #275

  I’ve always loved doing the challenges at MOJO Monday (www.mojomonday.blogspot.com) so, with my effort to get back into the swing of things, I looked them up and this is the result.  I made the card instead of eating dinner … Continue reading

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Sugar Plum Fairies – The Shabby Tea Room #148 ‘Elegance’

  This is my entry for The Shabby Tea Room ‘Elegance” challenge this week.  (www.theshabbytearoom.blogspot.com) Make special note of the cameo pin stuck into the snowflake!!  I’m so sorry I couldn’t get a better picture; explanation to follow.

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Such A Lucky Girl!!

  It has happened again!!  I won another roll of that beautiful silk ribbon from May Arts with my entry into their December Christmas Challenge!  This time I asked for a roll of their deep pink silk ribbon; almost 33 … Continue reading

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May Arts ‘All That Glitters!’ Christmas Craft Challenge

This is my submission for the “All That Glitters” Challenge by May Arts. May Arts has the most beautiful selection of ribbons and they provide you with the ribbon to use for their challenge. I am particularly in love with … Continue reading

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Be Still and Know – MOJO254

For whatever reason, I had a difficult time with this card…  I think it might be the weather; rainy and grey.  But after a few struggles, I think I got pretty cheery and felt it come together for me. This … Continue reading

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Through Rain or Shine – May Arts Silk Indulgence Challenge

May Arts sells some of the most beautiful ribbon ever!!  My favorite is their silk ribbon (which can be tricky to find even on-line).  So, when they came up with a challenge where they would actually send you the ribbon to … Continue reading

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Victorian Christmas Tag – TLC 387

This is my revised edition of the tag.  In case you missed my first post, there is a photo at the end of this blog of the original.  And I know this means you got two emails… sorry!! I have … Continue reading

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Cuddle Up With A Cuppa…MOJO251 and TSTR124

I usually combine these two challenges because they both have to be entered by Sunday evening.  I had planned to try adding another “Technique” challenge but it didn’t fit in with the Mojo Monday sketch.  Perhaps next time… Theses were … Continue reading

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