Some monarch butterflies caught my eye the other day and I was really drawn to the beautiful amber colours. I started with a butterfly stamped onto photo glossy paper.Using Martha Stewart markers it was easy to colour in the object and also keep the inks moist. Blending on glossy paper is much easier.Crystal embossing powder … Continue reading Playing with Butterflies
I love dots and stripes and found the white, lined Matstack (High School) printed paper, and thus began this Friendship card. The red of the lipstick was a matte burgundy so I coloured it in with a red embossing marker and then applied liquid clear embossing. Inspired by my friend Cyn Gagen, I took a … Continue reading Girlfriends are Wonderful!
For Deborah Deborah \d(e)-bo-rah\ is pronounced DEB-er-ah. It is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Deborah is “bee”. Biblical: a prophetess who summoned Barak to battle against an invading army. The victory song she wrote after the battle is part of the Book of Judges. On September 24, 1992, my late-husband and I … Continue reading A special day in my Daughter’s Life – Turning 18
My son is in the PR world and frequently showers me with incredible, sometimes delicious, sometimes unbelievable, SWAG.(Freebies handed out at ‘openings’, premieres, events, etc)Now a lot of things can get me excited, but to a paper crafter, the thing that gets me ooooh so happy is really beautiful, cool, or different PAPER! A new … Continue reading I hit the MOTHERLOAD!!!