Summer Lanterns

Summer Lanterns

Over at Pazzles the design team is making new out of old. For Project Rewind we were assigned to create a project using an existing Craft Room project as our guide. Instead of rewinding, I want to help you un-wind! And although our world is very modern & sterile, we can still get a glimpseContinue Reading

How Sweet It Is

How Sweet It Is

My daughter was away at church camp last week. It is a tradition to send mail to the campers. However, we sneak it in to the hands of the counselors. The camp is only 2 hours away, yet mail takes for ever. Accordingly, I labeled each envelope/package for each day that my daughter should receiveContinue Reading

Shark Attack!

Shark Attack!

My princess turned 16 in early July. She usually plans her own parties. She loves to play games. However, she asked me to set up the games so that she could play along. Otherwise she would know the answers. My girl is not a fluffly girl. She likes what she likes. One thing she likesContinue Reading

Beautiful Smile Napkin Ring

Beautiful Smile Napkin Ring

Ha! I love this. So by now you know that I like dimensional creations. I like the challenge of taking Pazzles’ cut pattern files and doing “something” out of the ordinary with them. Do you have a young (or not so young) person in your life that is (finally) getting their braces off? Here isContinue Reading

Gum Ball Tubing

Gum Ball Tubing

Crafts using Gum Ball Tubes are very popular right now. Here are a few cute ideas that I created. You can also see my pencil tube that I made last fall. I will include the photo below as well. You can place an order for any of these.

Sssssummertime!

Sssssummertime!

Are you having a sizzling summer? Then it’s time to cool off at the beach. We are celebrating summer at Pazzles with a beach week. Join us there for summer inspired craftiness! Grab your sand bucket, shovel and let’s go! Today I want to show you an idea for a party favor or gift box.Continue Reading

Evening Tea Lights

Evening Tea Lights

My latest venture is making Tea Light Card Boxes. It is a card and gift all in one! I have many birthdays to celebrate in May & June. We are all old enough that all we want is time to sit and relax with a friend. A quiet evening inside or on the deck, withContinue Reading