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Dear Santa….Graphic 45 Christmas Emporium

The Christmas Emporium collection by Graphic 45 has really inspired me to create! Here is a layout I designed for the Winter 2011 issue of Canadian Scrapbooker magazine using this amazing collection of papers… I haven’t scrapped many photos from my childhood and knew it was time to use this precious pic of my brother […] Read more…

GIVEAWAY WINNER….My Mind’s Eye "Sunshine" Kit

Who knew Giveaways could be so much fun! I love sharing my ideas and techniques with everyone here, and I so appreciate all the wonderful comments. I just wish I could give EVERYONE a prize…but that would drastically reduce my Christmas shopping budget 🙂 Without further delay….I shall announce the winner of my 3rd Giveaway […] Read more…

Tim Holtz Meets Graphic 45

I suppose I am giving some of you a big SHOCK by designing Christmas cards. If you’re surprised about this, it’s because you know I don’t make many cards and have even been known to buy the Hallmark variety…Gasp! I’ve always admired cardmakers who create spectacular pieces on such a small canvas.  So, when I […] Read more…