Autumn greetings

Hi all.  Gudrun here from a rainy, wet Oslo. The fall came so fast this year, can’t believe the autumn storms have started allready, and the trees and leaves have turned yellow, orange and red.
Anyhow, I kind of love the fall. I love it when school starts, and we all get into the swing of…  |  read more »

Making a scene with my Stamp BOX

The front cover

I work at a school and when there’s scrappy-type work to be done for the staff, it seems to fall into my lap.  Not that I mind at all, of course   I  love to get paid to scrapbook!  This past month, we had a long-standing music teacher retire and for her retirement tea…  |  read more »

Inspired by DP

Sometimes, when I am dry out of ideas and inspiration (like right now), I turn to my designer papers. They have done most of the work for you! I feel like all that’s left for me to do is accent work, just a little of this here and there and you’ve got yourself a finished…  |  read more »

Not just for laundry

I get tired of the loads and loads of laundry around here – especially now in Spring when the kids come home soaked from head to toe every day from playing in the puddles on the way home from school. So…while I’m doing laundry….I put a little bleach to work for me too …  |  read more »

Stamping with Leaves

Today I want to show you how fun leaves can be! And how much learning how to stitch can really add to your designing arsenal.
For the simple, no fuss card maker — here is a simple and clean design. The leaf is from the stamp set Floating Leaves. You can stitch your cards with a…  |  read more »

Unexpected Colours

I like to play with colour combos that are unexpected. Take green, orange, and brown. Traditionally, these are autumn colours but they don’t have to be. Here I created three different cards using this colour combo and I think you’ll find the outcome unexpected! I also used the one leaf stamp from Floating Leaves to…  |  read more »