A Bella Blvd thank you

TGIF!!! I’m just six weeks away from graduation now, so my days are getting super super packed and I’m feeling all those bittersweet feelings that come with the end of college and the impending realization that I am actually growing up (growing up, not grown up, there’s still plenty of time for that). After getting … Continue reading

Little chicks card

Hope you’re having a fab Wednesday! This card is an awfully precious one and is something I probably would keep–except I’m not. There aren’t that many opportunities to use a card like this, much less make one. I bought the chipboard sheet for Cosmo Cricket’s Garden Variety line, and to be honest, I haven’t been … Continue reading

Make every moment an occasion to smile

This is probably the most versatile card I’ve made in a long time–and it features my new favorite crafting toy! I FINALLY got my hands on the Ticket Corner Punch from Stampin’ Up! a few weeks ago, and it’s already made my appearance in a whole bunch of cards. It seems to add just the … Continue reading

“Don’t think, just draw”

When I was an art student (seven years ago now, sheesh!) I had this art teacher named Mr. Jones. He used to teach at a college level and it was his first year teaching high school (at an all-girls school, no less). I took drawing every Friday from 1 to 5, and even though I … Continue reading

My first shaped card!

Hello and Happy Wednesday! I have a bunch of things to do today (i.e., a massive massive paper), but I just wanted to post this sweet little card I made a few weeks ago. It’s my first shaped card–I figured out how to make them after I saw a video from Kelly Marie Alvarez on … Continue reading