Category Archives: Cards

DIY: Handmade card printed on a brown bag and tag embellishments (+Lunch)

The last two days have been very hectic and busy — but today, I just took a step back and let myself recharge.  Here’s another handmade card with words of inspiration I picked up online: Amen. Meanwhile, here’s a sneak … Continue reading

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Handmade Card: Off to P

I’ve been working on this card inspired by an “accidental” printing over an already printed photograph. I printed the photo as is, then accidentally printed a background paper over it lending it a ghost-like blur that I quite liked.. For … Continue reading

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Rest your mind.. calm your heart

‘Sometimes we don’t get to appreciate the healing power of words and how a simple gesture as trying to reassure a friend can do wonders for the heart.  I rendered this word art in a bigger size then photocopied it … Continue reading

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Hope

I’ve been remiss in sending out the cards and letters I’ve been meaning to all these weeks. (Including half a dozen Christmas cards. LOL) But I am trying to get rolling again, and of course, first off is a handmade … Continue reading

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Forgiveness

I don’t know why the word just came to mind as I took a picture of my zentangled Christmas background so I could talk about it here, and as I am waiting for my e-mail to reach the server and … Continue reading

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Embracing Fall

It’s officially Saturday, minutes after midnight.  I didn’t get to do much this Friday evening, choosing instead to tuck Angelo in and read him a story.  Then I let him sleep soundly with his head resting on my arm.  Bliss. … Continue reading

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Take Care of You

I am not sure I’ve posted anything about this just yet because this card has been sitting in my art folder for a couple of months now.  It’s the first of three that I had rendered in ink first and … Continue reading

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Greeting Card version: Flowers and Henri Matisse

C R E D I T S: Papers used are from Rachel Young’s Summer Slushee Paper pack As you can see I’ve gotten all paper crafty crazy — I’ve been busy doodling and cutting and creating cards.  I wish there was more … Continue reading

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Sending good cheer the old-fashioned way

Talk about hitting two birds with one stone. I am finally doing Art Journal Every Day again, and am wrapping up my first entry for the month.  It’s been very slow in that department but I am just glad to … Continue reading

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