Shadow Box Home Decor Project

Last weekend my son and grandkids visited.  We had the opportunity to get outside and Jack has loved to fish since he was little as you can see if the photo below.  Google popped up a 4 x 6 photo of Jack fishing when he was little, and now, as a soon to be high school freshman. One of my stamping friends and downline suggested making a shadow box.  This is my first one and…

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High Tide Masculine Card

I often hear from people that they have a hard time creating masculine cards.  This morning I worked on several designs. Don’t be surprised if you see one of these designs at a future card class.  Here is the first card that I created.  Other masculine cards will be featured in upcoming blog posts.   Stamp Sets – High Tide and Picture Perfect Birthday stamp set Cardstock- Smokey Slate, Basic Gray, Marina Mist Ink – Basic Gray, Marina Mist,…

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A Special Card for a Special Marine Biologist

This card was a labor of love for my daughter who is presenting and defending her thesis this week for her PhD in Oceanography/Marine Biology.  What an accomplishment for her!  She is realizing the dream she had since she was about 8 years old – becoming a marine biologist who specializes in acoustic research of whales and dolphins! The card is a bit more complicated that my usual clean and simple style but the occasion…

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