Fairy Birdhouse

Recently I did some landscaping, and not the kind that involves soil and water! My landscaping project involved creating bushes and windows for a crafted fairy birdhouse. This project was featured in the May 22, 2013 issue of Crafts ‘n Things Weekly online magazine.

The birdhouse roof was “shingled” using the heart stamp from Holiday Monkey….  |  read more »

One sheet mini album

I wanted to get back to basics and create a mini album using one sheet of 12 x 12 paper.  There are several different folds out there, I know, but this is the most simple.  I also wanted to create my own background using paint and stamps for no other reason than it’s fun to…  |  read more »

Tape Challenge

Here’s something I learned a couple of weeks ago, while working on an article about old(er) stash: Don’t save your precious stash for that ’special project’. Because you know what? You will put it in a safe place, pet it every now and then and eventually… forget all about it. Or, even worse: it will…  |  read more »

off the wall // recycled artwork

How do you get from this……………

to this…….?

You use some fabulous myStampBOX stamp sets, that’s how!!!!!!
Here’s a list of favourites that I used for this project:
Lovely Houses, Enjoy your latte!, Repeat After Me, Striped Stems, symbols, Sigh Gush Gasp, Snapshot, What’s your number?,  Border Lines, Itty Bittys, Neighborhoods, Floating Leaves & Colorful Companions.

Now I just have…  |  read more »

Junk Journal

I’ve been thinking for quite some time now about making a journal totally from junk.  Junk mail, envelopes, packaging, just about anything goes and as most of us know there’s alot of very pretty packaging out there.  I have a chest of drawers in my craft room full of it.  In fact I’ve become so…  |  read more »

A Lovely House

I love the new myStampBOX stamp set Lovely Houses! These little houses are perfect for cards and scrapbook pages, but I thought it would be fun to try one on some fabric first.
I stamped the image on a couple of scrap pieces of fabric. Parts of the images were then cut out and sewn on…  |  read more »

New from CHA: Lovely Houses & Pixel Perfect

Welcome to our second day of Winter CHA new stamp designs. During the show we’ll be sharing our new stamp sets here on the blog and highlighting projects made by our design team. Be sure to leave a comment on each post – we’ll be choosing one winner for each stamp set we debut. Tell…  |  read more »