Crafts

New Classes

Tweet   Here are some pics of another Advent Calendar I made, this one is for a class I’ll be teaching next month at Precious Memories. These are so much fun to make, I’m already thinking of another to make using some of the techniques I learned at Ranger U!  

Halloween Canvas

Tweet   I hope everyone is having a Fantastic Friday! It’s Thanksgiving weekend here in Canada so I have come back to my hometown, Victoria, to spend the weekend with my parents. I have been looking forward to this for weeks, to be able to come and actually have some time to relax and hang(…)

what an experience…

Tweet Ranger U was awesome!!!! Such a fantastic experience. ┬áTim, Claudine and Suze were fabulous instructors, and they were a ton of fun too We learned over 75 techniques in 3 days – I feel so inspired now and just want to play around with all these cool prodcuts – some that I have used(…)

Ranger U – Day 1

Tweet I’m here in Tinton Falls, New Jersey for Ranger U – today was the first day and it was awesome!!!! Better then I ever imagined! We spent over half the day learning from the fabulous Suze Weinberg – all techniques using the melting pot and I think I now have a new addiciton! (several(…)

New classes, Toronto, a monkey and more!

Tweet A monkey? Nope we did not get another pet, lol. (Although I have always wanted a monkey…..). Last week Brent got to do something VERY cool- he got to go spend the day working on a movie set with the ambulance (just in case someone got hurt doing stunts). It was the filming of(…)

August 7

Tweet Happy Birthday Dad!!! My dad is awesome! I’m so happy he is in Vancouver today cause I get to go take him out for his birthday lunch The last couple days have been busy trying to get stuff done before I head off to Toronto tomorrow morning. (going to work at the Gift Show(…)

Valentine’s Day quick gift idea

Tweet I should have posted this up sooner, but to be honest, I haven’t been on the computer much lately, things are just really busy around here right now. I did a class on these at Precious Memories last month – if you need a quick gift to give to your sweetie – try making(…)

Lots going on

Tweet 24 days left until Christmas – oh my goodness!!!!! It’s going to be here before we know it!! So much for my brilliant plan of getting the Christmas shopping done EARLY this year. Still not done, don’t see it happening anytime soon either. I will be one of those shoppers battling the parking lot(…)

Christmas Projects

Tweet Just over a week until December!! How did it creep up on us so fast? I have been getting into the Christmas spirit though lately and managed to get a couple Christmas projects done this week. The first one is an Advent Calendar using the Noel line from Love, Elsie. There is a tag(…)

October is here!

Tweet I really love October – the trees are changing colour, leaves are falling, pumpkin fields are looking more orange by the day. I just hope we get some lovely Fall days where the sun is shining, the air is crisp, and we can get out with the dogs for some long walks. So far,(…)