Happy Pink Saturday!

Pretty Pink Torso Box

If you’re a long-time reader of my blog, you know I’m a fan of altered torsos, so today, I wanted to share this adorable little trinket box that Prince Charming surprised me with once upon a special occasion… She’s sexy – she’s sassy – she’s frilly – she’s lacy – every time I see her, […]

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Vintage Friendship Tag


Happy Thursday, dear friends! I hope you’re having a fabulous week. Today, I’m sharing a Vintage Friendship Tag that I created for my friend Helen of A Crafty Kind Of Truffle as part of a special PIF package I’m preparing for her! Do you think she’ll like it? Supplies I had fun digging through my […]

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Happy Birthday, Pink Saturday!

Pink Kitty

Create With Joy would like to join with pink lovers around the globe in wishing Beverly at How Sweet The Sound a heartfelt congratulations for celebrating three years of Pink Saturday! If you love visiting beautiful blogs – if you love seeing people’s treasures – and if you love all things pink – be sure to visit […]

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WOYWW: Vintage Makeover

Vintage Rolling Pin

** CREATE WITH JOY HAS MOVED TO A CUSTOM DOMAIN! ** ** PLEASE JOIN US AT:  http://www.create-with-joy.com ** What’s On Your Workdesk this Wednesday? I’m turning to the past for inspiration and sharing a gift I received from Sheila at Welcome To My Kitchen! Sheila found this authentic vintage rolling pin at Denise’s Kountry Patch. What I love about […]

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Altered Torso 1: Fashionista

Altered Torso - Fashionista

Recently, I came up with the concept of creating a Book Of Me using the Altered Torso as the medium of expression. Today I’m sharing my first torso in the series: Fashionista. Fashionista was inspired by Gingersnap Creation’s November Focus On Fabric theme. I layered strips of beautiful sheer fabric over white cardstock to allow the true […]

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WOYWW 45: The Altered Torso Project

he Altered Torso Project - Fashionista & Kindness

Happy What’s On Your Workdesk Wednesday! Last week, I shared that I was participating in the Art Every Day challenge at Creative Every Day. I’m thrilled to report that this challenge has been just what I’ve needed to get my creative juices flowing! I’ve had more ideas flowing through my mind than I can keep up with […]

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Be Yourself – Altered Torso Tag

Altered Torso - Be Yourself

This week, Sentimental Sundays challenged us to try a new technique or style, so I delved into Kard Krazy’s Tag Tuesday Challenge and created my first altered torso – combining it with Heart 2 Heart’s Tag You’re It Challenge for good measure! My design began with the fabulous Dressmaker’s Mannequin Template found at Mirkwood Designs. Next, I chose pink and […]

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