Decoupaged Paper Mache Map Box
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Decoupaged Paper Mache Map Box

Today I’m using “Maps of the World” lightweight paper by Hazel & Ruby to help me create this useful (and road trip travel inducing) map box.  I LOVE this map paper.  I chose to focus on the South as much as possible (with some Northern spots on top) because I’m a Southern girl.  I’ve lived…

Typesetter Tray Memory Frame – Glue Dots & Marion Smith Blog Hop
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Typesetter Tray Memory Frame – Glue Dots & Marion Smith Blog Hop

Welcome to the Glue Dots & Marion Smith Blog Hop! This is the first typesetter tray memory frame that I’ve ever decorated.  Creating it was a really cathartic experience for me because this frame is all about me and my Dad.  Since I lost him in 2001, I haven’t spent any time looking at photos…

“Chair”ished Friend Mixed Media Tag
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“Chair”ished Friend Mixed Media Tag

I am amazed at the changes that can be made to a plain manilla tag!  It’s hard to believe that this tag is just out of a big box of tags from an office supply store, isn’t it?  It is to me…LOL…this is the first tag project I’ve ever made!  My total inspiration came from…

Craft Room Door Hanger with Mod Podge Rocks Peel & Stick Stencils
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Craft Room Door Hanger with Mod Podge Rocks Peel & Stick Stencils

Don’t miss the giveaway at the bottom of this post! I have needed a door hanger for my craft room for the longest time and am soooo glad I finally made one.  This will let everyone know that it’s safe to enter.  No videos are being filmed, no paint is flinging around and no secret…

Amazing Day Mixed Media Chipboard Scene
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Amazing Day Mixed Media Chipboard Scene

I had a blast creating this mixed media scene.  I think it’s super cool that you can create something from paper scraps and leftovers along with some easy to use Faber Castell Design Memory Craft products!  Do you like that sentiment in the clouds?  That’s from the Joy’s Life “My Hero” stamp set.  You can…

Ringing in the New Year Mixed Media Mini Canvas
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Ringing in the New Year Mixed Media Mini Canvas

I hope your Christmas was wonderful!  It’s not long now and we’ll be ringing in a new year.  Can you believe it?  2014!!  Crazy.  I thought this cute telephone stamp would be a funny way to ring it in on a mini canvas.  For more photos, instructions and a full supply list, I hope you’ll…

Live Your Dreams Card & Freckled Fawn Giveaway
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Live Your Dreams Card & Freckled Fawn Giveaway

I’m finding that more and more often I’m enjoying using a variety of textures and media in my projects.  I feel like it stretches me as a designer and gives me a wider creative vocabulary.  I’m working with some pieces (wooden frame, metal flowers, fabric brads and bling) sent to me by Freckled Fawn, from…

Faber Castell Weather Girl Mixed Media Canvas
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Faber Castell Weather Girl Mixed Media Canvas

Hey everybody!  Today is my first Guest Design Team post on the Faber Castell Design Memory Craft® blog.  Zip over there and see what I made for my daughter, the “weather girl”.  A full supply list, “how to” and more photos are available there. Dig those Gelato® colored ribbons and that magnet below! These are…