Thursday, May 23, 2013

     Good Morning.. just want to start by saying that my thoughts and prayers are with all those in Oklahoma recovering from their devastating losses... cannot imagine the pain they are enduring... while I am saddened by their grief, I am also amazed at the strength of spirit in many of the stories I hear and read about... again, my prayers are with them as they find their way…
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Wishing You a Beautiful Day- Crafts and Me Inspiration

Thursday, May 16, 2013

   Happy Thursday!  Just stopping by to share my inspiration card for today's Crafts and Me blog.  As you know, we host challenges every week; digi challenges one week and rubber challenges the next.  In addition to the challenges, we also post the newest images on our "inspiration" blog.  Today, it is my pleasure to share  a new Hannah Lynn rubber stamp image, "Glacier Lily Fairy."  I just love Hannah's images...…
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Just Because…Crafts and Me Rubber Stamp Challenge

Wednesday, May 8, 2013

    Happy Wednesday... hope the weather is as beautiful where you live as it has been here. Spring has really, truly and finally arrived and I am loving it...     Today marks the beginning of another great challenge at Crafts and Me.  The ever-so-talented Tracy Payne has selected  "LACE" as our challenge theme. Can you ever have too much lace?  For this challenge, you can interpret the theme any way…
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Follow Your Dreams- Crafts and Me Inspiration

Thursday, March 7, 2013

     Happy Thursday!  At the beginning of the week, I actually heard birds chirping outside and thought, can Spring be far behind?  And today, snow again- yuk!  I guess if I did not have to drive in it, I would feel a bit better about it, but ... Let's hope for a smooth few weeks more of winter as we move toward the change of seasons!      Today, I…
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I Hold You in My Heart

Thursday, December 20, 2012

     It has been awhile since I posted my last card, at least awhile for me... so much going on.  These past two weeks there has been much sadness and also much joy.. the "yin and yang" of life never ceases to amaze me.        First, I, too, have been deeply saddened by the horrific events  in Newtown, Connecticut.  Only days before, my students endured the tragic…
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“Let’s Hear It For The Girls” – Stamptacular Sundays Challenge

Sunday, August 19, 2012

     Hope you are having a great weekend!  Today begins another fun challenge at Stamptacular Sundays...our theme this week is "Let's Hear it For the Girls" - I say "amen" to that!  The women I meet in my personal life and in blogland never cease to amaze me with their energy, creativity, strength and compassion so this challenge is dedicated to all the wonderful women in my life who…
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Kissy Fish for Copic Marker Europe, Oh My!!

Thursday, June 28, 2012

    I am so excited to share my card today as I was asked to be a Guest Designer for the Copic Marker Europe Blog!  I am so grateful to have been given the opportunity to share my work on their blog. I am sending Tracy and everyone over at Copic Marker Europe BIG HUGS for the invite!     Before I share my card, I want to also let…
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Blessings & Blog Candy! (below post)

Sunday, February 26, 2012

      I have been smitten lately with images of fairies or angels- this time I used a rubber stamp by Crafts and Me called, "Belladona" that I bought awhile ago and did not yet ink up.  I think most of us are drawn to images of angels and fairies whether realistic or whimsical.  They somehow radiate peace, inner wisdom and  protection- at least that is what I see…
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Hope, Miracles and Angels

Tuesday, February 21, 2012

     I made this card for the mother of a dear student of mine who was recently diagnosed with a serious illness. I would like to think that the love and positive energy I felt making this card will find its way into her spirit when I give this to her.      Actually I believe the sentiment is a reminder to all of us not to lose sight of…
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Welcome to My Eclectic Spirit

Friday, November 25, 2011

I have finally made it to blogland!  What a learning curve this has been, but a fun one nonetheless.  I have been encouraged and inspired by friends and family to begin this blog and so I took a deep breath and here I am! I hope this blog continues to be a place where I can share my creative expression in all its forms with you.  I continue to look…
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