I haven’t shared any journaling prompts this month, but there’s still time for a couple. I think of December and Christmas time as the season of joy and that’s been the focus of some of my journal entries this month. I hope this quote by Alan Cohen inspires some thoughts for your journal, scrapbook or […]
I’ve been working on a new type of photo album over the past few months and I’m almost ready to roll it out. I’ve made some prototypes for customers to try out and so far the response has been good. The new album has a black book cloth spine that is bound with stainless steel […]
My blog has been quiet for the past few weeks because I’ve been too busy living life to blog about life. Thanksgiving has come and gone, and Christmas preparations are in full swing. In the studio, I’m knee deep in holiday orders, but I should have the last batch in the mail today – yeah. […]
Happy Thanksgiving to all who are celebrating!
Handmade cards and decorations are a special part of holiday season. I want to share with you today some lovely handmade Thanksgiving cards I’ve spotted around the blogosphere. Credits left right, top to bottom: Lisa Spangler, Maile Belles, Birgit Kim Singdahlsen, April Foster, Amber Kemp-Gerstel Shannon White, Karen Haman, Sam Simpson Sabrina Radeck, Shari Carroll, […]
Life has been hectic around here but I still make it a priority to get outside 2-3 times a week. I feel so blessed to call New England my adopted home and this time of year it’s breathtaking – I just can’t help snapping a few Intagrams while I’m walking. Click here, if you’d […]
Here’s another Monday morning gratitude quote for you. It’s one that I keep posted in my kitchen all year around. What are you thankful for today?
I took an art journaling class with Dyan Reaveley a few weeks ago and I learned a huge amount. Taking online classes is fun and convenient, but nothing beats the in person experience. And if you’ve ever watched any of Dyan’s videos, you know she is full of personality and a wonderful teacher. I’ve been […]
I’m keeping a gratitude journal during the month of November. When I was deciding on the format of the book, I looked through some older journals for inspiration. I discovered this Gratitude Journal I made in 2008. Re-reading it was a bitter-sweet experience. Many of the things that I was grateful for then are the […]