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HQ Watercolor Cotton Paper WOWZA!!!

It’s no secret that I am a huge fan of Paper Temptress papers! I am so blessed to be on Patricia’s design team. Thanks so much Patricia! Since I LOVE all the paper, I decided to do a bit of highlighting some of Patricia’s offerings so you can all see how wonderful they […]

PaperTemptress Crystal Clear

HUGE APOLOGY….This card and posting was done by our Holley and I failed to mention that when I first posted it!  I am sending myself to bed with no dinner, I am a bad girl!  I am so sorry Holley!!

This card is made from a clear sheet that folded in half. […]

Getting ready for St. Patty’s Day!

With St. Patrick’s Day just around the corner, are you wishing you had some luck of the Irish with your paper projects?  Paper Temptress has some great shimmery  and glimmery papers that will turn any project into gold…or copper!

I snagged a piece of Tartan […]

bookworm dreams

I used to read a lot as a youth.  It is something I should get back to doing.  But in the mean time, I can make cards about books!

I like to call this a “book hinge” fold as only the top layer folds open to reveal […]

Fantasy Fairy

I am so happy to be a part of Paper Temptress this month! I am posting a card today that is not a Christmas card but I imagine Patricia looks like this on a stack of paper tempting us to indulge.

To me, the most exciting part of this card is […]


I used Teal Grandee Felt 12 x 12 for the base of this LO that is 8 3/4 x 8 3/4. The odd size is for a scrapbook calendar that I am working on for a Christmas gift. I stamped the Nasturtiums with Versamark ink and then embossed them with SU […]

A Riddle

What shimmers in the daylight and the moonlight?

Give up?


Paper Temptress Papers, of course!

If you are in a pinch for a treat or gift for a friend, here is a simple solution!

Decorate a large tag and afix it to a baggie of candies. (In this case Peanut Butter […]

Star Photographer

This  odd sized scrapbook page is part of a calendar.  The page is 8 1/4″ x 9″. I love being able to use a 12×12 Basis Red. I had planned to use the extra to make the embellishments but found a scrap of Red Ruche. The ruche added […]

The Holidays are coming! The Holidays are coming!!

You know what that means?  Treats!  And LOTS OF THEM!  Treats and gifts.  My personal goal this month is to make some little treats and gifts for the family, friends, teachers and coworkers.  Getting ahead before December is what the plan is.  Here is a simple idea that you can embellish to give it […]

Lazy days fishing

This design was submitted to me by Esther, a PaperTemptress PaperLover to share with all.  She used Navy Blue Leather for the frame; Silver Mica/Metallic Text for the sky; Sky Blue Crepe Ruche for the water (and of course, Stickles for the waves); and Black Felt Grandee for the fishermen silhouette, which is a […]