Category Archives: Stamps

Review: Undefined Stamp Carving Kit by Stampin’Up

Look at what I got to play with this weekend.  A really fun little stamp carving kit by Stampin’Up. They very kindly sent me one to review. It comes with everything you need to carve and mount 4 rubber stamps. … Continue reading

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hand painted papers

First, thank you for all of the awesome comments on my last portrait post. So much excellent feedback–Wow!  I really enjoyed reading everything and seeing why one was liked more than another. I am definitely doing this again! Thanks for … Continue reading

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I’ve been spending some time over the last few days doing a little carving. Mostly, I’ve been trying to make stamps to add texture and patterns to my art journals. Since I haven’t carved or stamped in a while, my … Continue reading

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new logo stamp

I had to share the custom stamp I bought for my shop. It came with a cute little owl stamp. You do know how I love owls, don’t you? I stamped the logo on the fron cover of a little … Continue reading

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Giveaway – holiday napkins & gift tags

This was supposed to be for the Sew Mama Sew Giveaway, but I’m not on the list (am I? I couldn’t find myself) because I was running late as usual.  I knew at 11pm last night I wasn’t going to … Continue reading

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my new stamps

I’ve been working on these rubber stamps all week. For making Day of the Dead (or Dia de los Muertos) art and cards. I’ve been having a lot of fun with them.  Just stamp, stamp, stampin’ away! I’ll be getting … Continue reading

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Super Hero Stamped Art

Hey, has anyone noticed that I’ve gone from the bird theme to a super hero them?  Both are in the flying realm.  Hmmm, I wonder if this means anything. Maybe I need to fly somewhere….a tropical island maybe…or another country … Continue reading

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Super Thankful

And super bad at sending thank you notes.  I am always incredibly grateful for gifts and truly want my little guys to understand the importance of the thank you note.  So, this year, we are going to try extra, extra … Continue reading

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R is for Ruby

During my sick-time, a bit back, I made my sister’s baby shower invites.  She is having her first baby, a little girl named Ruby. I am super excited to meet her.  She is due mid-December. The invites didn’t turn out … Continue reading

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Potato Printing

The hubby needed a travel bag for his various toiletries for when he goes out of town.  I wanted it to be sorta manly, for the rugged and tough kind of guy that he is.  So I stood in front … Continue reading

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