Category Archives: papercraft

Back to School

  I have a special request from my granddaughter, Jade, to send cards to her more often. She says they remind her that I love her and am thinking about her.  She is such a sweetheart and I am happy … Continue reading

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Origami Trinket Box

This is a box I created after watching a tutorial by The Gentleman Crafter.  Jim always has such interesting projects!  I’ve actually made several of these because they are so simple to make and really highlight a beautifully patterned paper.  You … Continue reading

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Heart Series – Black & White Stripes

I have done a series of cards using heart shapes that I thought would be interesting for you to see.   Not necessarily Valentine cards but definitely cards meant to express love for any of the many occasions when it … Continue reading

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Pat’s Red Flower Birthday

  My dear friend, Pat, had a birthday early in April and I had been looking at this fabulous paper filled with these exotic flowers for some time. It just begged to be fussy cut and layered so, naturally, I … Continue reading

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You’ve Got Mail! – MOJO 278 – TSTR 151

I love the challenges from Mojo Monday (mojomonday.blogspot.com) and The Shabby Tea Room this week (theshabbytearoom.blogspot.com)!!  Big surprise…  I always love them!!

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Doggie for Jade

My granddaughter, Jade, doesn’t get to see my Chihuahua, Sara Lee, very often and she loves that little dogggie!  She had a puppy for a while but it turned out that her mother was very allergic to the dog and … Continue reading

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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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