I’m Back, Reflection & {Holly Jolly Cupcake Toppers}

Hello my sweet friends!  I've missed you all so much.  Things at the Wellmann household have been quite busy …..hmmm...some good and some not so good.  I took a little blogging break the week I was hosting my annual Christmas Craft Show and I guess my body was so worn down I got sick…then my oldest son got it…then last week it was passed onto my husband -- so needless to say our home has been full … [Read more...]

Packaging Idea for Halloween Treats

  Remember my Spookalicious Halloween Mix I shared last week?  Well, here is a packaging idea that I wanted to share with you.  I had these smaller kraft bags (from Michael's), punched a hole in the center so my treat mix would show through.  I randomly stamped the whole bag with a spider stamp for added "eeeeewwww" from my receipent….lol!   I added a bag topper that I printed … [Read more...]

{Mini Halloween Goodie Bags} ~ Pockets Made from Envelopes

This post is originally from 2012 but remains one of my most popular treat bag posts of all time.  I am happy to share this idea for years and years. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>We are only days away from Halloween 2012 and that means if you need a quick and simple way to package up little treats here is a crafty idea for you.  I … [Read more...]

{Still Rocking at… 70} Man Card

We were recently invited to my sister-in-law's dad's 70th birthday celebration and when planning my card I immediately knew I wanted to have a guitar on it.  He's played in a band with friends his whole life traveling to little local communities entertaining folks from all around.  He plays guitar in the band so this is the focus of my card.  When creating a card for a specific person I really … [Read more...]

Collin’s Fight and Cancer Sucks Card

~ Hi everyone ~  Today, I share a heartbreaking story of Collin who is 13 years old and recently diagnosed with Stage IV Hodgkins Lymphoma.  This special guy is very near and dear to me because we've known his family his whole life, my son is friends with his twin sisters and we belong to the same church.  Instead of shopping for school supplies, school clothes and a backpack Collin is taking … [Read more...]

{Birthday Card} using Cricut Essentials

I created this card for my cousin's birthday and wanted to share it with you.  I {love} how it turned out……and I hope you do too.  I used the Cricut Essentials cartridge that is pre-loaded on my Cricut Expression 2.  - Card measures 6" x 6" -  Supplies: brown cardstock ivory cardstock olive green cardstock pattern paper - The Paper Studio Cricut Essentials cartridge & E2 brown ink yellow … [Read more...]

3 Fun Projects featuring Moo-ey Doodles by My Pink Stamper

Happy Tuesday everyone!  Today I'm excited to share with you 3 projects that I created featuring Moo-ey Doodles Image stamp set by My Pink Stamper.  It's Design Team day and the entire My Pink Stamper DT is sharing projects featuring this adorable cow set.  You're in for a Moo-velous occasion!  ~ Treat Bags ~ ~ Cupcake Holder Tag ~ ~ 3" x 3" Cards ~ Thanks for stopping! My Pink … [Read more...]

Guest Designing at My Pink Stamper Today!

Happy Monday everyone!  I wanted to let you know I'm the guest designer over at My Pink Stamper today 7/23/12 -- so come on over and check out my 4th of July Project featuring Yankee Doodles.  I also have a video to go along with it…..so see ya over there… Here is a snippet of my project….I hope you like it!  ♥Tracy … [Read more...]

July Pink-alicious Blog Hop featuring Moo-ey Doodles by My Pink Stamper

Welcome to the July 2012 Pink-alicious Blog Hop hosted by My Pink Stamper.  This month we are super excited to show you the brand new kit including the Moo-ey Doodles image stamps.  So cute and fun. For my project I created a 2-page scrapbook layout highlighting the cow with mexican hat.  I was going for a "birthday" theme and used the cow w/hat as a pinata image. I designed a bright colored … [Read more...]

{Good Luck} Card using Cricut’s New Testament Cartridge

This card is 5.50 x 4.25 Hi everyone -- today I'm sharing a card I created for a very special person in our church that is leaving our parish to go to China :(  His time with us is up and he's been assigned a new mission. This card is just a way to say Good Luck and Thank you for your Service.  I wanted a design that was simple yet elegant and I'm so happy with the results.  I'd love to … [Read more...]