I’m often asked how I create the backgrounds in my photographs of cards and other crafty projects, so I thought I’d write up a tutorial to share. (If you’re new to my blog, I have more handy photo tutorials here.) I’ll start by showing you what the finished photo looks like, so here it is! […]
Orly the Owlet and I would like to wish you a very Happy Valentine’s Day weekend! Do you have something fun planned? I have a surprise all ready for J, can’t wait! He has something up his sleeve too — he won’t give me a single clue tho, hmm…. What’s that heart that Orly is […]
Hello there! Hope you are having a happy, happy Thanksgiving weekend. We sure are! J and I had a cozy day together yesterday — we had so much fun crafting and cooking and laughing and being thankful. We started the day making these felted wool ball acorns that I’d seen around blog-land last year — […]
Where I’ve “bean”.
Hi there! Did you miss me? I’ve was off traveling again — this time to San Francisco for a strategy meeting for work — check out what we did for our team building exercise, it was the best one that I ever did. I flew in a day early so that I could hang […]
Glitter can be hard to photograph!
I must have taken a gazllion photos of this first project that I did for the Hero Arts Blog trying to show all the glittery goodness I was about to pull my hair out, but then I finally decided that the last two were my faves and went with them. The second project I did […]
Super fun color combo + challenge!
Leslie Lightfoot — a color combo genius — is hosting the Hero Blog this week with unusual combos for Christmas. She asked me if I’d like to join in the fun today with this snappy little number: Here’s a little sneak of the card I came up with — I had soooo much fun with […]