Category Archives: Summer

Summer-time Menu

Summer-time Menu

I was busy sippin’ the summer away and forgot to complete my assignment for made with love (and paper). June’s challenge was refreshing: Pink Lemonade: How does the thought of pink lemonade inspire you? Requirements: pink, yellow, polka dots. Follow this link to see the creations of the other team members. I thought that a… Continue Reading

Summer Butterflies

Summer Butterflies

I recently used the same recipe to make cards for a number of different occasions. This card cut is called a collar card. If you rotate the card to the left, it looks like the collar on a shirt. You’ll even see cards that are made to look like shirts! There is another name for… Continue Reading

Summer Blossoms

Summer Blossoms

I finally found a little time to craft and was blessed with a bit of creativity to match. Most of today’s cards use a digital stamp with an image and/or sentiment. I use Adobe Illustrator to manipulate the files. It is an easy program with which to create. (I have even created some sentiments myself.)… Continue Reading

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 glimpse… Continue 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 receive… Continue Reading

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

4th of July Inspiration with Made With Love and Paper

4th of July Inspiration with Made With Love and Paper

We are celebrating the 4th of July at “made with love (and paper)” Design Team. Hopefully our projects will encourage you to create for this year and join us!! You are always welcome to submit your creations to the challenges. This time we have it easy–if we choose to do so! Here are the guidelines… Continue Reading