Collage Sheet Giveaway: Time Collage Backgrounds & Week 1 Winners

When you think of creating an artistic ATC or a special card, what are some of the elements that come to mind? A beautiful background? Layer upon layer of fabulous images and elements? The perfect words to capture the essence of what you want your special project to convey? I chose this week’s Altered Pages […]

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Vintage Mother’s Day Challenge Card

To celebrate Mother’s Day, I wanted to make a special card that only honored my mother, but also paid homage to all of the special women who have touched my life – mothers and grandmothers, sisters and aunts, teachers and friends. I created this card with that end in mind! Lately, I’ve also been thinking about what influences me […]

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May Milestone Celebration & Collage Sheet Giveaway At Create With Joy

May has always been my favorite month. Each year, I embrace the arrival of temperate days, savor the blossoming flowers and trees, and anticipate the joys that only May brings. This May, I’m celebrating several milestones and events at Create With Joy. To mark the occasion, I’m hosting a month-long Milestone Celebration and Collage Sheet […]

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Celebrate Sisters – Scrapbook Layout

Celebrate Sisters

Today is National Scrapbooking Day! It’s been awhile since I’ve scrapped – for a long time, my scrapbooks stood shut and my supplies lay untouched as I worked through the aftermath of several devastating losses in my life. This morning, however, as I thought about the significance of this day and the reasons I scrap […]

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WOYWW 17: Gifts From A Friend

Last week, Paula mentioned that it’s been awhile since she’s seen Legend on my blog, so I’m posting today’s picture with that in mind! Legend loves boxes. Whenever he finds an empty one, no matter how big or how small the box is, he will crawl into it. You would not believe some of the tiny […]

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Organization: Beautiful Bountiful Buttons

I’m not sure when my fascination with buttons began, but somewhere along the line, I discovered that buttons were good for more than fastening one’s clothes, and a love for this versatile embellishment was born! I collect buttons in all colors, shapes, and sizes. I count pretty delicate buttons with intricate floral and filligree designs […]

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WOYWW 16: ATCs & More

Wow, it’s hard to believe another Wednesday has rolled around and it’s time to head over to Julia’s and see what on all of my What’s On Your Worksdesk pals are up to! Since I’m on the tail end of the time zone, I’ve already peeked at Julia’s post and I am excited to see […]

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Organizational Blog Hop: Ink Pad Storage

Welcome to Create With Joy! Today, I am participating in an Organizational Blog Hop with a few of my friends from Stamping Bloggers! We all love to create heirlooms and gifts for our families and friends. However, staying organized during the process can challenge even the best of us! So, we’ve put our heads together […]

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