Watermelon Welcome Board ~ Paint with Me Step by Step Video!

Hi there ~ Happy Summertime 2016! In this video I will share how I paint a watermelon board decor board. I love the primitive country style of decorating and this definitely suits my fancy. The checkerboard border is so simple to create. I share many tips in the video of shading, hand painting letters and more.   Watch video below or view on YouTube Here!   Would you like … [Read more...]

Burlap Sunflower Wreath

Hi everyone ~ Here is a video showing you my version of the FAMOUS sunflower burlap wreaths that have been shared on Pinterest, Facebook and blogs. That yellow paper mesh (from the first wreath made) is extremely hard to find but I found an alternative and a way to prevent the edges of the burlap from fraying.   _______________________________ ORIGINAL IDEA - … [Read more...]

{Fireworks Snack} featuring "Yankee Doodles" from My Pink Stamper

Hi everyone and welcome to another Pink-alicous Blog Hop!  This month we are excited to share with you a brand new image stamp set release called "Yankee Doodles" part of the My Pink Stamper collection.  Just in time for our holiday summer projects!  To start at the beginning of the hop -- click here. For my project today I'm sharing how versatile these stamp images are.  The only thing holding … [Read more...]

{Watermelon Crazy}

Click here to visit the T.G.I.F. Linky Party…. ============ Today's post is all about {WATERMELONS}   Why?  I'm not sure….but I think they are fun, delicious and definitely {SCREAM} summertime to me!!  Here are a few fun things I found with a watermelon theme. To start with let me share a couple of watermelon themed projects with you that I created in the past…. =================== Here … [Read more...]

Digital Designs by CJToo! You are my Sunshine Page

One of my passions is clip art, digital images, digi stamps, whatever they are called -- I love it all!  I have a very large collection of clip art images that takes me way back to the 90's (yes, I'm serious).  I remember saving my first clip art images on floppy disks because my computer hard drive was so full.  This was a long time ago before cd's and dvds.  Back then….there were lots of clip … [Read more...]

My Summertime Sunflower Porch!

Sunflowers mean summer! Sunflowers are bright and cheery! Sunflowers make me smile! I love decorating my home especially my porch with sunflowers in the summer time.  Ms. "Queen Bee" also graces my porch this year to show off her winning sash and prize honey hive. I like to buy the sunflowers in the bunch or bouquet and stick them everywhere.  Sometimes I will cut them apart and stick … [Read more...]

4th of July Home Decor – Video #169

I have been totally inspired to make some home decor firecrackers because I've been seeing them all over the web. They are created using all sorts of materials and it's very interesting to see how creative we all are.  Kudos everyone!! Now....when I first started my project I had in my mind what I wanted them to "look like" and now that I am finished ---- hmm...they turned out a little … [Read more...]

4th of July Parade Scrapbook Page & Video #168

4th of July Parades (like this one) are really popular in my community -- it brings everyone out (no matter the age).... to support the community by joining in the parade with old cars, farm equipment, homemade floats, kids dressed up, marching kazoo bands, trail riders and lots more. Lots of areas have bar-b-que luncheons or dinners along with afternoons filled with fun and games. The evening … [Read more...]

My Pink Stamper Design Team Day ~ June

============= Its time again for another Design Team post for My Pink Stamper.  I am spotlighting one of the newer My Pink Stamper stamp sets called Fancy Phrases.  This set is awesome as it has some wonderful sentiments, titles and words you can put together for those special occasions or just having a plain ole pool/summer party like I'm showing you here.   Card measures 4.75 x 5.25 -- … [Read more...]

My Pink-alicous Blog Hop ~ June 2011

Welcome to the June Pink-alicous Blog Hop hosted by Robyn of My Pink Stamper.  Get ready to be totally inspired by lots of fun Summer themed projects highlighting My Pink Stamper's stamp sets.  How fun!   If you are following the blog hop trail you came from Raechel's blog but to start at the beginning click here so you don't miss anything along the way.    For my summer project I decided to … [Read more...]