I think this looks pretty masculine, does it not?

I hope it does–I mailed it off to a male professor right before break to thank him for his support in the past year! Cardstock: Bazzill Basics; Patterned paper/ die cut: Scenic Route (RIP my dear favorite company!); Brads: JoAnn Crafts; Stamp: Hero Arts; Ink: StazOn. I hope he doesn’t notice that those are flowers … Continue reading

New Header!

YAY! I hope you like the new header! Lauren over at Designer Blogs made it from a vector image just for me, and I’m pretty much in love with it ;-) I couldn’t recommend them enough. Their specialty is full redesigns for the Blogger platform, but they were willing (and very able!) to make a … Continue reading

Speaking of Martha Stewart…

Here’s a card using one of her newest punches. It came in a double set and I’ve been trying to figure out how to use it for a while. I bought it the day it landed at my local Michaels, and until recently it’s just been taking up real estate in my punch drawer ;-) … Continue reading

Crafting keeps me sane, but so does music!

I know I usually only post once a week, but as of late I’ve been finding that I’ve been wanting to share other things here, something definitely not cardmaking related. I started this blog primarily to keep my sanity through a particularly awkward time in my life, and it’s definitely helped :-) But what’s also … Continue reading

Sometimes simple actually is best

I’ve been struggling with myself as of late creatively, mostly because I’m not buying as much pretty paper as I used to due to all of those darn Martha Stewart punches coming out. Seriously, it’s an addiction. But even then, I’m starting to realize that I have already built up a serious stash, and that … Continue reading