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 »

Get Dirty!

I’m lucky enough to be the only female in our little family of 3 so I tend to make a lot of masculine layouts.  Since Father’s Day is only a few days away, I thought I’d share a few masculine layouts with you today.
ALMOST 6

For this layout I began by using some patterned papers from…  |  read more »

12 Days of Christmas: Day 1

On the first day of Christmas my true love gave to me: an advent calendar!
I just love advent calendars! They help you count down until Christmas. They make the time go by faster, when you are waiting. They are such a beautiful decoration! I grew up having an advent calendar every year. My grandmother used…  |  read more »

at “HOME” with Colour

Jill here……..taking design inspiration from something that sparks my creativity everyday………..Home Decor.
I have a love affair with home decorating {especially after a few years of home remodelling/home re-decorating in our own house}.  One of my very best friends & I take every opportunity to visit home stores, vintage shops, fabric stores……..& will someday be able to…  |  read more »

“slap-on-some-paint” challenge

Well……it’s only been just over a week since my last post — {guess I must be getting good at this}.
I thought I would challenge you today to get your paints out of the closet…….or out of your rubbermaids…….or borrow some…..or just plain buy some to “slap some on” the next layout you create. You’re not scared…  |  read more »

Back to Kindergarten

Good Morning, Stampers -
One of my greatest joys in life is walking into the Kindergarten classroom and all the kids running up to me to give me hugs.  There’s no better feeling on a Monday morning, I’ll tell ya’.  And one of the best parts of the Kindergarten day is “Show & Tell”……..always an interesting part…  |  read more »

“fashionable” stamped layouts

‘morning Fashion-Lovers,
I’m not one to read high-fashion mags or watch all the FashionTelevision shows on TV.  I do, however, catch the odd episode of America’s Next Top Model or Project Runway.  I think if I wasn’t a farm-wife, mother-of-three & teacher……I would have been a home decorator or fashion designer.  Oh, you laugh, but I know…  |  read more »

More Border Line fun!

I think that the entire DT has fallen in love with the Border Lines stamp set. In her recent post, Lecia showed us some amazing and creative ways to use the Border Lines set, and I’ve got a few of my own to show you.
One of the great things about the Border Lines set, is…  |  read more »