What’s the Deal with Junk Journals?

junk journals

I’m addicted to junk journals. Oh wait…Hello out there! It’s been a long, long time. There has been so much going on in the world of websites that my Tech Geek job has demanded most of my time. Secure sites, privacy policies and other web related things have filled my head, and although I’ve still…

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DIY June Insert for Jane Davenport Butterfly Book

As I was sharing on my Patreon page, June seemed to sneak up on me. I recorded this video showing how I put together my DIY June insert for my Jane Davenport Butterfly Book a week ago, edited it last Monday and set it aside thinking I’d post it on June 1st.   Oops!  At…

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Creating a DIY May Insert for the Jane Davenport Butterfly Book

I’m smitten with the Jane Davenport Mixed Media line. Ever since Michael’s released it in January, I haven’t been able to resist them.  At this point I have her Mermaid Markers, both watercolor sets, water brushes, two of her wonderful face stamp sets, 1 roll of her washi tape, her journaling tapes (blank and color…

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Technique Tuesday: Paper Mosaic

It’s time for this month’s Technique Tuesday.  Last year around this time Tim Holtz released his Paper Mosaic Kit. I absolutely loved the examples I saw online but with all of the mediums and glues in my current stash, I wondered if I could get the same effect with materials I already had. I started…

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Good-bye Summer

I’m back! Sorry for the lack of blog posts over the summer. Business was booming and family time was at a premium. With the days getting shorter and the nights getting cooler, it’s time to turn my attention to my creative, crafting side again.  It only seems right that my return is marked with a…

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Step by Step: Hello Spring featuring Julie Nutting stamps

It’s that time of year when we are all ready for flowers, warm breezes and no more winter wear.  I decided to channel my longing for all of the above with a new decorative tag.  What better way to do so than using a Julie Nutting Paper Doll stamp and dress her up in spring…

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Hoppy Easter featuring Target Dollar Spot Stamps

If you’re like me you love the Dollar Spot at Target.  It’s a treasure trove of finds priced between $1 and $3.   I’ve found some great home décor items, little gifts for my granddaughter that she loves and yes, craft supplies.  Washi tape, decorative straws, bakers twine and stickers are among the craft finds I’ve…

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