Aloha, all! What a wonderful time we had on the island of Kaua'i last week! My husband treated me like a princess the entire time, and I probably even learned how to relax a bit too much. I've been back for two days, and haven't felt stressed enough to do anything, let along all the "stuff" I need to get done by Christmas. So I … [Read more...] about Countdown to Christmas! Back in the Craft Room Again
Aloha, all! I've been pretty busy getting straightened up after the holiday AND checking out all the news from the Stampin' Up! Leadership conference which is concluding today. I can hardly wait to share some of the wonderful new products to be featured in the 2009 Spring/Summer Idea Book and Catalog! But I digress. Today I finished the first page of 4 pages that I will make to … [Read more...] about Scrapbooking Special Ornaments
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! Well, not much here in Hawai'i! But there are snowflakes all over Robin's Craft Room today! Here's just a small sample. And guess what?! They don't melt! The Green and Red snowflakes were made with the die-cut chipboard and Designer Series Paper featured in the Country Living Holiday Collection Stampin' Kit, currently on sale through Stampin' Up! (Item … [Read more...] about Snowflakes Everywhere!
With my Thanksgiving cards and decorations all made, I can now turn most of my attention to getting ready for the Christmas Season! When the Holiday Mini-Catalog first came out, I shared this card with you. It uses the Little Felt Flurries (113697) and the Heard from the Heart Stamp Set (111644), along with the Holiday Happenings Designer Series Paper, featured as a Level 3 Hostess gift in … [Read more...] about Felt Flurry Fun!