Ice Cream & Snow Cone Money Holder

Jun 3, 2011

What a fun way to save all the change us moms find in the wash­er and dry­er when doing the fam­i­ly laun­dry. This lit­tle box can hold the dis­cov­ered nick­els, pen­nies, dimes and occa­sion­al dol­lar bills found for fun sum­mer treats from the Ice Cream Man or in our town the Snow Cone Lady. The pat­terned paper, alphas, paint and ink used to cre­ate this project are from the Cocoa Daisy “Cher­ry Soda” June Main Kit, “Fruit Smooth­ie”, “Choco­late Malt” and “June Coor­di­nat­ing Paint and Ink” Add On Kits. This evening, I’ll be teach­ing my “Quilt­ed Mem­o­ries” class at The Crafty Scrap­per. If you’re signed up for the class please check her web site for the list of sup­plies you need to bring. Those of you that are in town vis­it­ing for GASC should come...

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Repurposing…

Jul 8, 2008

I love find­ing dif­fer­ent uses for things oth­er than their orig­i­nal use… so I was very excit­ed to find this idea on Rebec­ca Sow­er’s blog.… It now holds a few thread­ed nee­dles, pins, moth­er of pearl but­tons and a rhine­stone bauble. Notice my salt and pep­per shak­er find…

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Oh what a find…

Jun 16, 2008

What are the odds of you going out to look for an old work­ing Under­wood type­writer, you ask­ing the store clerk if she has one and she states she has one in her trunk?

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What a great day…

Jun 7, 2008

Beth Williams their exec­u­tive edi­tor, Chris­tine Doyle their edi­to­r­i­al direc­tor and Gina­Marie Reda their assis­tant edi­tor. It was the kin­da so great you can­not stop think­ing about it so great! I found some great trea­sures that I can­not wait to work into some of my book lay­outs and projects.

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