…and I’ve turned to For The Birds one last time: After this year I’ll have to find a new favorite – I was so sorry to see For the Birds retire. I used the treetop from Lovely as a Tree and positioned a sticky note to create a mask, allowing me to vary the height … More It’s time for a December Calendar……
June’s Easel calendar is one last look at the retiring set For the Birds: If you saw the RemARKable Blog tour in May, you’ll remember that I featured this stamp set. It’s ideal for coloring with colored pencils. Such happy little birds! If it wasn’t for Captain Stupidhead, I would have a bird bath in … More Sweet Birds for the First of June
Welcome to the May 2015 RemARKable Blog tour, where we explore all things GOODBYE. I’ve chosen to focus on the Stampin’ Up! 2014-2015 catalog retiring list, and I’ve based my projects around one of my favorite all-around stamp sets, For the Birds: This is a (sort of) Clean and Simple card. There’s just one image, … More It’s RemARKably hard to say GOODBYE
Tomorrow is the RemARKable Blog Tour. I’m featuring For the Birds, and I have a little sneak peek for you today: Stamps: For the Birds, Dictionary (both retiring) Color Palette: Night of Navy, Real Red, Whisper White, Basic Black Accessories: Colored Pencils (non-SU), All is Calm Washi (Clearance Rack), Stampin’ Dimensionals This image is intentionally … More Love my birdies!
I’m experimenting more with Blendabilities, the awesome new alcohol markers soon to be available to customers (and available NOW to demonstrators!) I wanted to explore how they function purely as coloring tools. I put them to the test with one of my favorite line art stamp sets: Stamps: For the Birds, Work of Art Color … More Blendabilities: Part II
Welcome to this month’s tour. The big news in these parts is that one of my favorite people in the whole wide world is expecting…TWINS! She’s RemARKable in so many ways – as a matter of fact, if you are following this Pin-Worthy tour in sequence, you’ve just come from her blog. I’m ruining the … More Woo Hoo! Its Two!
Sometimes simple is best, but it can always use a little twist: For the Birds and Summer Silhouettes stamp sets Whisper White and Smoky Slate card stock Smokey Slate FFIP Pink Pirouette Stampin’ Write marker Pink Pirouette 3/8 inch taffeta ribbon 1 3/4 inch circle punch Corner rounder punch I cut the Whisper White card … More Sweet Thoughts
I love birds. I love hearing the cardinal first thing in the morning; at dawn the male is always at the top of the Cook Island Pine across the street from my house. On a perfect day, it’s his “Good Morning” that wakes me up. If I’m too sound asleep (read: stayed up way too … More June on a wire