Aloha, all! Where have I been all week? All over Hawaii's Big Island! We have family visiting and my husband and I have been playing tour guide. Of course, this is play and not work. There's so much to see on our island, and I love showing it off to people who are new here, and I always learn something new myself along the … [Read more...] about Back Making Cards!
Aloha, all! This week's challenge from the SU! Only Challenges group just about had me stumped. The theme is "Just for Kids" and, at the moment, I am out of kid-themed stamps! My go-to stamp set for kids cards was Sock Monkey, and that just retired from the Stampin' Up! catalog. Yes, Beary Best Friends is still around and it's still … [Read more...] about Just for Kids!
Aloha, all! Here is another version of the Diagonal Double Pocket Card. Most of my dearest friends and I are at the point where we don't feel that we have to shop for each other for holiday gifts, whether they be for Christmas or Hannukah. But we do like to exchange gifts of things that we have made to commerate at this joyous time that we do, indeed, treasure and are thankful for our … [Read more...] about Diagonal Double Pocket Card – Part 2
Aloha, all! Yesterday I showed you a picture of the ornament that grandson, Quin, made while he was visiting for Thanksgiving. He and his dad were here for only two days, but we packed a lot into them. Included in all the activity was not only making Quin's ornament, but taping it as an instructional video. I never knew my grandson was such a showman! As you can imagine, there … [Read more...] about Not Just for Grandmas!
Aloha, all! While my 8-year-old grandson, Quin, was visiting from the mainland for Thanksgiving, he learned how to use the Sizzix Big Shot from Stampin' Up! We started with the ornament that I featured in yesterday's blog post. After that, he could hardly wait to get his hands on the Big Shot again! I had some snowflakes lying on my display table, and those intrigued him the … [Read more...] about Quin Makes an Ornament