Val’s Name ATC

When you were young, did you look forward to giving and receivng Valentine’s Day cards from your classmates? At school, we used to decorate lunch bags and tape them to the sides of our desks to collect cards in! On Valentine’s Day, we would drop cards in our classmate’s bags when they weren’t around so that everyone […]

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What’s On Your Workdesk Wednesday

Welcome to today’s edition of What’s On Your Workdesk Wednesday (WOYWW) – a brainchild of Julia Dunnit’s at Stamping Ground! For those who are tuning in for the first time, each Wednesday, a group of bloggers fearlessly show off their workspaces for all the world to see! It’s a fun way to get organizational ideas, see what’s new […]

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One World One Heart 2010 Giveaway

Welcome to the 2010 One World One Heart Extravaganza – I’m so excited to be a part of this event! OWOH began as a way to connect bloggers around the world whose paths might not otherwise cross. According to OWOH creator and host Lisa Swifka, this event “transcends geographical location, socio economics, political affiliation, and religious beliefs.” The event has […]

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Kathy’s Name ATC

It’s time to share my first Name ATC of 2010! This card was designed for my friend Kathy at ATCs R Us. As many of you know, I do my best to customize each card based on my impressions of the recipient. I’ve been reading Kathy’s blog, Inkin’ It Up, for quite some time now, and […]

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Deck The Halls – Bah Humbug #2

This week, Bah Humbug followers were abuzz about their new Loyalty Program. If you participate in at least 30 challenges this year, not only will you have a nice supply of cards on hand come Christmas, but you’ll also be entered in a special prize drawing at the beginning of December! How’s that for motivation? Week 2’s […]

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Jingle All The Way – Ice, Winter, Bling

Jingle All The Way ATC

Jingle All The Way is the third ATC in my Wonder Of Winter series. As you can see from my previous cards, I’ve used similar colors and embellishments to tie the ATCs together visually, but have focused on a different aspect of Winter in each card. I’ve also discovered some wonderful design blogs along the way. Here […]

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Snowflake ATC (PDCC12)

I have always loved the color blue. I also naturally gravitate towards monochromatic color schemes. Therefore, I was thrilled to learn that this week’s challenge at The Play Date Cafe offers the opportunity to combine both faves into a project of choice! The Play Date Cafe’s Challenge of the Week (PDCC12) is to interpret the icy […]

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Winter Wonderland ATC

This week, Lots To Do issued their first challenge of the year – create anything you want with a Winter Wonderland theme – so I created this beautiful ATC! My goal in Winter Wonderland was to convey the serenity and beauty of a snowy winter’s night. The centerpiece of this ATC is the snow-covered tree! I love […]

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Let It Snow

One of my personal themes for the year is to “use it or lose it”. Instead of saving supplies for a rainy day, I’m trying to use as many items in my stash as I can, and pass along things I don’t need. This should reduce mental and physical clutter as I work towards two other goals: organizing my supplies and giving […]

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