WOYWW – Masculine Collage Card

Masculine-Themed Collage Card & Envie

Happy WOYWW dear friends! This week, I thought I’d step outside of my girly comfort zone and create a card and envelope that’s fit for your favorite outdoorsman! You can easily create something similar using the products you have on hand! Enjoy the photos and the challenges! Collage Card Choose five stamps in a coordinating theme as […]

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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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Microcrafts: Tiny Treasures To Make
And Share


MicroCrafts Tiny Treasures To Make And Share Release Date: October 4, 2011 ISBN: 9781594745218 Could you use some cute and creative ideas for crafting on a budget? Are you enchanted by tiny trinkets and all things small? Would you love to turn ordinary scraps and household items into miniature works of art? If so, you will […]

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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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The Illustrations Of Shirley Ng-Benitez

Shirley Ng-Benitez

Happy WOYWW and Not-So-Wordless Wednesday, dear friends! Today I have a special treat for you. I want to introduce you to one of my favorite artists, Shirley Ng-Benitez, who I first had the pleasure of meeting during the 2010 One World One Heart tour! A Special Creation Just For Me Shirley is an illustrator who […]

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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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