“She Believed” Girly 11 x 14 Canvas Mixed Media | Crafty Failure or Not?

Hi everyone and welcome!Today's project incorporates mixed media (my new love).This is my second official mixed media project. I know you may be wondering why am I saying craft failure in the description....well not all projects turn out the way we have them pictured in our head so I had to do so tweeking with this project. I am trying to keep my videos real so thank you for bearing with my … [Read more...]

Starting a Mixed Media Project | Supplies for a Newbie

Hi there everyone and welcome! Today I am sharing my first mixed media project of this kind. After finishing up this little sweet girl I realized that I LOVE MIXED MEDIA.  This is a craft I haven't delved into in the past but extremely pumped to create this way. Who knew?  Surely not this girl. I ran across Christy Tomlinson awhile back and liked her art.  Of course all of the doodling is … [Read more...]

♥ How to turn a Paper Bag into a Cute Purse Gift Card Holder

What a fun project I have to share with you today. My twin nieces just turned 10 and are into all of the girlie things like clothes. Being that I have all boys I am not the best to shop for junior girls so the next best thing is cash. That way they can shop for their own clothes or buy what they want. I put these cute gift bags together for them and wanted to share how I did it. See the … [Read more...]

{Zebra Birthday Card} using Cricut Paisley Cartridge

If you love whimsical images and have a cricut die cutting machine the Paisley cricut cartridge is one to have in your collection. It includes this adorable zebra in a car image that is perfect for little girl or big girls too! My twin nieces celebrated their 9th birthday recently and had a party theme of zebra stuff. If you've been following my blog or creativeness for any amount of … [Read more...]

{For the Softball Player} Projects

My oldest son's sweet girlfriend is a softball player and I wanted to share some of the gifts I created for her birthday. For those of you who have been following me for awhile know that one of my favorite things to do when creating something special for someone is to take their likes or what pleases them into consideration.  This is almost always my inspiration for whatever I create for them.  … [Read more...]

National Scrapbook Day Blog Hop ~ 2012

Hi everyone and welcome to the National Scrapbook Day Blog Hop hosted by the Design Team for My Pink Stamper.  All of the fun kicks off at Robyn's blog -- so click here to start at the beginning so you don't miss anything. For today's project I'm using one of the stamps from the brand new My Pink Stamper set "Girlie Sayings".  This collection is for anyone who loves to shop, have fun, and loves … [Read more...]

Monogrammed Birthday Friend Tags

If your child is like mine they get invited to many birthday parties.  You can create a personalized card to keep on hand and attach it to the outside (or inside) of the gift.  It is so stinkin' cute to see adorable cards attached to the gift.  Just have your child sign the bottom in their handwriting and it makes it even more special.   For the monogram - find a font you like on your computer … [Read more...]

Princess Canvas Personalized Boards

Hi everyone.....Earlier this evening I gave you a Sneaky Peaky of a project I've been working on for the past couple of days. ÜI love making these personalized canvas boards and sometimes it is the perfect gift for that hard to find something for person or a different spelling of the person's name.  I'll be offering various designs for sale soon....ÜMy cousin's twin daughters recently celebrated … [Read more...]

#130 – U Rock Chick

Hi everyone and Happy Veteran's Day 2010.  Thank you to everyone who has served and given their lives for our country.  God Bless you and your families. Last month I showed you this adorable *rockin'* card I made for my friend Jen's birthday (it was October 22nd).  I filmed this video and totally forgot to edit and upload it......geez.....  (I'm getting old, I guess" LOL LOL!)  Anyhoo's - this is … [Read more...]

Breast Cancer Awareness & Girl Power Blog Hop

-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=- -=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=- Happy Saturday friends and welcome to the Breast Cancer Awareness & Girl Power Blog Hop going on today, October 16, 2010.  Do you feel empowered?  I hope so.  PINK PINK PINK everywhere.  If you came from Emily's Blog {HERE} you are on the right blog trail - if you are starting here at CJToo's blog - it's okay but to get on the blog trail you can start at … [Read more...]