V-A-C-A-T-I-O-N

ChristyUncategorized1 Comment

On Wednesday afternoon we’re heading east to spend a week and a half with family and friends. My younger brother and Sister-in-law will be in town before they move to Italy, and my younger younger brother will be moving back home from Sacramento, so we’ll get to sece all the [read more…]

Cutting and Pressing

ChristyNeedlecrafts, Sewing1 Comment

Tonight is sewing class, also known as my favorite night of the month. And! In an unprecedented display of preparedness and organization* I got all of my fabric cut and pressed ahead of time. In fact, not only did I cut and press everything, I also basted all of the [read more…]

Stamping with Mists

ChristyInk & Paper, TutorialsLeave a Comment

I have a real quick tutorial for you today on one of my favorite stamping techniques. I love using my stamps to create custom backgrounds, and I really love using “inks” that don’t come in stamp pads. For this background I used the Floral Brocade stamp from Hero Arts, Peacock [read more…]