I once had a Keeshond named Dutch who loved to bark at the falling leaves. Every time the wind blew the leaves off the trees, he would happily chase them around the yard, barking with glee. This card is in memory of Dutch and the simple joys in life!
As students, the beginning of each school year brings the gift of possibilities – it is a time for new growth, new friendships, new opportunities. As adults, Autumn is a season of introspection, a time to look within, a time to set a new course in those areas of our lives that need transforming before the new year begins. Autumn is […]
When I lived on the East Coast, Autumn was always my favorite season. I looked forward to spending long weekends hiking and horseback riding in the woods, inhaling the cool crisp air, crunching the colorful leaves beneath my feet. Even my daily commute became bearable as I basked in the beauty of Fall’s Foliage on the wooded back roads that […]
The arrival of October 2009 has finally brought our triple digit heat wave to an end – so, to celebrate, I spent Friday making Autumn-themed ATCs! My first card, Autumn 2009, features an image from the CTMH stamp set Ticket For All Seasons and Colorbok vellum. While digging through my supplies, I came across two bags of fall-themed buttons […]
I am currently hosting a series of games and creative challenges at Scrapbook Place. In our first challenge, “A Is For ATCs”, I asked the group to create Artist Trading Cards. It was exciting to see so many members participate – particularly those who had never made an ATC before! I created two ATCs for the challenge – […]