This is as close to snow as I’m going to see this winter: Stamps: Festive Flurry Color Palette: Pool Party, Bermuda Bay Accessories: Festive Flurry Framelits, Stampin’ Dimensionals, Rhinestone Jewels Not that I’m really complaining. Although if I wanted to complain, I would grumble about the fact that Stampin’ Up! retired Festive Flurry and … More Just one snowflake
I work at having an “attitude of gratitude” all year long, and in November I give myself a little extra reminder: Stamps: Thankful For (retired), Wetlands, Gorgeous Grunge Color Palette: Old Olive, Crushed Curry, Baked Brown Sugar Can I just say that if you are one of the 4 people left who don’t own Gorgeous … More Remembering to be Thankful
This year for my October Easel Calendar I decided to take a break from Halloween: I mean, Halloween is a lot of fun – and it’s a Really Big Deal in Hawaii – but I just couldn’t bring myself to look at spiders all month. Can you relate to that? Stamps: Flower Shop Color Palette: … More Fall Colors in the Flower Shop
September…it used to be all about back-to-school, but most Maui Scholars have been in the classroom for a month already! I’ll confess that the phrase “what a zoo” entered my mind when I thought about back-to-school. You’ll never see these 3 characters in a zoo! Stamp set: Zoo Babies Color Palette: Rich Razzleberry, Tempting Turquoise, … More Welcome to my Zoo
It’s summer, glorious summer! Here’s my August 2014 Easel Calendar page: I’m so glad For the Birds carried over into the 2014-2015 Annual Catalog. I love these whimsical little images!! And if you’ve got a sharp eye, you’ll realize I’ve colored this with my Blendabilities. They are my absolute go-to choice for coloring! Take a … More August 2014 DIY Easel Calendar: For the Birds
Happy Star-spangled month to you! Every year I tell myself I’m going to do something besides Red-White-And-Blue for July, and every year I cave in and go patriotic. It’s just one of those things! Stamps: Yippee Skippee and Gorgeous Grunge Color Palette: Real Red and (recently retired) Midnight Muse Accessories: Rhinestones and Stampin’ Dimensionals Take … More Hip Hip Hooray!! It’s July!!
Although parts of the country were extremely dry this year, we had more rain than usual on the Valley Isle. As a result, it seems that anything that could bloom is blooming. That includes my June calendar: I’ve been slightly obsessed with birds recently. This one is looking for a little snack beneath the flower … More Bloomin’ June