cookie cutter valentine's art
I'm pretty excited to be writing my first craft tutorial. It's new to me. The project, on the other and, is an old favorite. I made these back in my high school art class. I had seen it done on TV at the time. I was unsuccessful in finding the original source. But I think it was done by Nate Berkus when he was first starting out on Oprah. I do remember they used a goat shape. I used a fish for these. I didn't decorate for Valentine's day last year. I don't even own any decorations for the…
polka dots and hearts
I was asked to be a guest over at Pink Paper Bakery today and I decided to share some Valentine's Day cards I created on Saturday in my effort to get my creative vibe back. I hope that you'll hop on over to check out this cute little blog and get more details on my two card creations! Hope you all have a wonderful start to your week!
A Classy Heart
This year I'm responsible for E's pre-K Valentine's Day party. Despite the fact that this is her third year in school, this is my very first party. I've lucked out the past two years with canceled parties, but now I'm having to face the music. Surely I, a children's book and craft blogger, can throw a little preschool party! The trick is finding a craft that will take up an appropriate amount of time, be easy enough for 4 year olds to do with little assistance, and not create a huge mess for…
Fresh Squeezed Stamps- Jar of Hearts
Hello and Happy Saturday friends! I am on the Fresh Squeezed Stamps blog today with another Valentine's Day card idea using the two newest sets from FSS: Love Signs and When Hearts Collide. I die cut a jar from white cardstock and stamped the 'hubba hubba' and 'hot stuff' conversation hearts from Love Signs with Versamark and embossed them with pink, light pink, and red embossing powder. I created the solid hearts by using a Versamark marker to fill in the words on all but two of the hearts…
DIY Valentinstag - Geschenke und Deko selber zu basteln ist ein Zeichen von echter Liebe
DIY Valentinstag Ideen erfordern eine gewisse Dose Fantasie. Passende Wandeko, eine schöne Geschenkverpackung und romantische Deko machen das Fest einmalig
Simply Stylish Easy Wool Heart Wreath Decorations
I love these simple heart wreath decorations. All you need are some card scraps (I used old packing boxes) and some cheap wool/yarn.