Bunny Easter Egg or Treat Holder

Mar 19, 2015

How cute will this East­er egg or treat hold­er look sit­ting at each per­sons table set­ting for East­er brunch. You can fill it with a per­son­al­ized dec­o­rat­ed egg to use as a place card or fill it with choco­lates for an after brunch treat. It’s real­ly sim­ple to make and I’m cer­tain your guest will love the added touch. Sup­plies Used: Tim Holtz Alter­ations East­er Ele­ments Sizzix Die, Matt Board, Flo­ral Emboss­ing Fold­er, Tim Holtz Dis­tress Paint Aban­doned Coral & Cracked Pis­ta­chio, Dina Wak­ley Media Heavy Body Acrylic Paint Glitz, Self Adhe­sive Pearls, Aleene’s Fast Grab Tacky Glue Tools Need­ed: Scis­sors, Big Shot or Cut­tle­bug, Paint­brush, Paper Trim­mer with Scor­ing Tool Using a Big Shot or Cut­tle­bug die, Matt Board and the East­er Ele­ments die, die cut two bun­nies and two bows. Using a Big Shot...

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Studio Makeover

Mar 21, 2013

Oh my good­ness… yes­ter­day, I start­ed the big switch a roo. I’m mov­ing my stu­dio from one room of our house to the front much larg­er room of our house. The front room has the most amaz­ing light and it lasts all day long. But let me tell ya, I can­not wait to have this task com­plet­ed. When I went to bed last night, I was hop­ing my fairy god­moth­er would show up and fin­ish it all but nope… she must have been busy help­ing some­one else. Although, I pret­ty much have as close to a fairy god­moth­er as I’m going to get. My neigh­bor Jen­nifer is so awe­some. She is the best cheer­leader, always pos­i­tive, every­thing is fun and when I’m purg­ing out my stu­dio I just walk a few feet and dump...

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For The Love of Peeps

Mar 21, 2012

Ahhh, it’s spring­time which means flow­ers bloom­ing, birds tweet­ing, the leaves on trees are a beau­ti­ful spring green AND the shelves in Tar­get, Wal­green’s and Tom Thumb are FILLED with PEEPS! I love Peeps fresh from the pack­age, dried out and a bit chewy or warmed in the microwave does not mat­ter how they are giv­en to me I will eat them. I do find it strange though that I pre­fer the yel­low chicks and pink bun­nies over the oth­er col­ors. The taste is the same but for some rea­son the yel­low chicks and pink bun­nies are more appeal­ing to me. Maybe it’s because I always got yel­low chicks and pink bun­ny Peeps as a child every East­er. Since I’m addict­ed to Pin­ter­est, I did a lit­tle search for “Peeps” and look at all the...

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Felted Bunnies and a Winner!

Mar 12, 2012

  I just had to show you the two bun­nies I made for Made­lyn and Bel­lie, this week­end. I felt­ed the bun­nies and car­rots and Mom made their tutus. You can see I’ve cer­tain­ly been bit­ten by the felt­ing bug. This week­end, I also went to a flea mar­ket and some antique shops to find items to incor­po­rate with my felt­ing projects. It was a very suc­cess­ful week­end for sure. I found lots of cute vin­tage items and I can­not wait to start cre­at­ing with them. I plan on cre­at­ing altered projects dur­ing the day and felt­ing at night then fill­ing up my online shop with all the felt­ing items I obses­sive­ly cre­ate. It’s a win win for every­one… I get to cre­ate like a made woman and you get cute hand­made items to...

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Featured Artist ~ Kate Yetter

Mar 2, 2012

Today, I’m show­cas­ing an adorable shad­ow box Kate Yet­ter cre­at­ed using stamp sets from my Anti­quat­ed Col­lec­tion ~ Per­fumery, Styl­ish and Fash­ion­able, Fine and Dandy, Soci­ety Lady and Dr. Warn­er’s Corsets stamp sets. Each sec­tion of Kate’s shad­ow box is per­fect­ly accent­ed with stamped images and embell­ish­ments.   Kate also cre­at­ed this adorable tag using Dr. Warn­er’s Corsets ATC stamp and the brooch stamp from Soci­ety Lady. Thanks, Kate for shar­ing your projects with me. I love what you cre­at­ed. If you want to see more of Kate’s work please vis­it her blog The Scrap Yard. To see more Anti­quat­ed Col­lec­tion inspi­ra­tion please vis­it the Anti­quat­ed Col­lec­tion Face­book Page. The gallery is FILLED with lots of amaz­ing projects. Wish­ing you all a won­der­ful week­end. I will be clean­ing, doing laun­dry and felt­ing bun­nies and mice....

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What a bad blogger I have been…

Feb 9, 2009

As soon as I got home from CHA I hit the ground run­ning. No time to relax for a sin­gle sec­ond. I guess I will do a lit­tle run down of what has been going on in my lit­tle neck of the woods… 1st… CHA was a blast. Going with Maya Road is always so much fun. I did loads of make n takes, gave away fun stuff and got to chat with lots of won­der­ful peo­ple. 2nd… As soon as I got home I had to instant­ly start on a lay­out for Mem­o­ry Mak­ers. It is going to be includ­ed in an arti­cle in the July/August issue. I am not even going to tell you what it looks like as you will know it is mine the sec­ond you see it. It uses...

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New Tutorial Monday…

Mar 16, 2008

I am going to miss them when they are gone although I have a feel­ing these will be the very ones that eat up all my spring blooms. I have a feel­ing we are going to have a love hate rela­tion­ship from here on out.

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Baby Bunnies grow fast…

Mar 13, 2008

This evening I sat in our front room wait­ing to see if I could see the Mom­ma bun­ny come out to check on them and yep as the day got dark­er she got clos­er to the den.

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