Hi, Have you made any holiday cards yet? I don't want to be in the same situation that I am usually in every Christmas. However, the problem I can see with having my cards done early is that I think of someone else I should send a card, so I make another, then think of … Continue reading The Snow is Glistening
Hey, Here I am with another Christmas card (in July!!!). Christmas in July is one of my favorite things. For years when I taught school, every summer I would watch old Christmas movies while it was scorching hot outside (Florida). One year, we moved across town after school was out for the summer. I started … Continue reading Holiday Florals
Here I am again, making another tropical Christmas card with the gorgeous Birds & Berries 6 x 6 Paper Pack by Wild Rose Studio Ltd. When I started the card, I didn't know it was going to be a shaker card. As things progressed, that was its destiny. Follow the flow and things just happen. This … Continue reading A Tropical Christmas
Hey there, Phew! Now that holidays and birthdays have passed for now, maybe I can get some Christmas cards made. My goal was to make one Christmas card a week starting in January. I sure have a lot of catching up to do. I think I've made six, counting this one! I wanted to do … Continue reading Warmest Wishes
Hello, hello! Boy, have I been busy! That's a fact, not a question. 🙂 It's been hard to keep up with The Daily Marker's March 30 Day Challenge, especially when most of the days I've made a complete card. I didn't even have time to meet my Sunday blog deadline yesterday. Besides making a card or other sample, … Continue reading It’s the Most Wonderful Time of the Year Any Day I Dabble in Ink!
Happy Sunday, Our best friends visited us from Florida between Christmas and New Year's. In Florida they live in a housing development. We live in a woodsy area in Georgia. Patz was fascinated by the variety of birds in our yard , so she spent enjoyable times birdwatching from our kitchen windows. Patz' birthday is tomorrow, so I decided to make … Continue reading Sunday Sample: Winter Birthday
Hi there, January is a big birthday month for people in my life. It includes my mom's birthday, my husband's, my best friend's and our daughter's birthday, plus many friends whom I think of this month. I made this card for my mom who turned 88 this month. We are so blessed to still enjoy her presence. On the … Continue reading Vellum Overlay