Saturday, November 18, 2017

HOLIDAY GIFT-GIVING ENSEMBLE

Christmas is just around the corner and soon you will be thinking about packaging and about how you can add a nice touch to your gifts... well, here are some ideas to dress up your gift giving! You can pick from a small gift bag, a gift card envelope, or some fancy holiday tags! How about making all of the above along with a greeting card, and a cute box for those sweet tags?  This gift set is the perfect holiday present!


The tutorial for this festive ensemble, which was designed by Monika Davis, can be found at Craft Project Central.

Sunday, November 12, 2017

POCKETFUL OF FUN

These pocket creations can be made all winter long. Fill the snowman with chocolate for Christmas and Hanukkah or add a gift card and a pair of sunglasses for some spring break fun. Hang the angel on your country Christmas tree or add a heart and a sentiment to turn it into a Cupid gift tag for Valentine’s Day. Add a gift card or cash to the pocket inside the card for Christmas or any winter birthday. Showing the multiple ways this bundle can be used makes it a great product-based class, as well learning a new technique.


The tutorial for these adorable creations, which were designed by Ginger Rabesa, can be found at Craft Project Central.

Monday, November 6, 2017

"NIGHT IN BETHLEHEM" DECORATIONS

It’s time to get your Christmas decorating done, and this tutorial has three Christmas decorations that would make a good addition to your collection. They would make great handmade gifts, too. There’s a Bethlehem lighted scene, a Christmas tree ornament, and a Christmas luminary. The projects would also make a great Christmas Décor class.


The tutorial for this awesome project, which was designed by Christy Fulk, can be found at Craft Project Central.

Wednesday, November 1, 2017

CAROLS OF CHRISTMAS GIFT SET

With Christmas just around the corner, you may need a few extra cards or tags laying around!  This tutorial featuring classic Christmas colors from the Be Merry Designer Series Paper and the Carols of Christmas and Labels to Love Stamp Sets!  In addition, this handy decorated box will hold five cards that are lightly embellished, coordinating envelopes and tags.  This makes a super cute gift to be used for Christmas or you can always change up the sentiment to create a thank you gift box for a totally different look.  Also, makes for a great class idea for Demonstrators.


The tutorial for this project, which was designed by Liz, can be found at Craft Project Central.

Saturday, October 28, 2017

OCTOBER CLASS CARD SWAPS

The swap theme for my class this month was Craft Project Central's Creating Pretty Cards - Card Challenge #76Did you know that you, too, can participate in the challenge?  For every 10 cards that are created and uploaded HERE, a winner will be drawn to receive a FREE one-month subscription to Craft Project Central.  This is what Sketch #76 (a gate fold card) looks like:


And these are the awesome cards that my stampin' friends and I created (first picture shows the front of the card, and the inside of the card is shown directly below):



 







If you'd like to participate in this month's Creating Pretty Cards - Card Challenge #76, you still have a few days to do so!


FALL TABLE DECOR - OCTOBER BONUS PROJECT

Are you ready for the Fall season? No matter where you live, with this project you can bring some Fall (or Thanksgiving) feel into your home. Dress up your table with pretty paper leaves. Make a paper pumpkin, a slip-on silverware cozy/name holder, a greeting card… and decorate a candle. This is the perfect project for the season with the gorgeous colors.


The tutorial for this gorgeous October Bonus project, which was designed by Monika Davis, can be found at Craft Project Central.  Bonus projects can be obtained by subscribing to the 3-month, 6-month, or 12-month subscription packages that include the month for the Bonus projects for which you'd like the tutorial.

Wednesday, October 25, 2017

Est. 2014

As the building of the mountain house got closer to completion, I started thinking that we needed something to display the year that the process (purchase of land) began.  I had quite a variety of ideas, but the best one came when my parents brought a really heavy (possibly cement) jug that had once been in my grandmother's basement.  I ❤️ this jug!!!!  It's quite large, and I just knew it would be the perfect base.


Since I was coming to "the farm" (that's what I call the mountain house) last night, I used my Cricut Explore yesterday to cut the design from brown vinyl so I could apply it to the jug.  The look is so pleasing to me!!!!  I mean, really . . . it's truly perfect!  The cotton stems were purchased from Hobby Lobby and Magnolia Market.  Huge thanks to my son, Chad, for taking a quality picture for me.
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Monday, October 23, 2017

SUGARPLUM DREAMS ORNAMENT GIFT SET

Visions of sugarplums dancing in your head?  Create charming ornaments featuring three of the most well-known characters from the Christmas classic "The Nutcracker".  Hang them in your own tree or give them as a present with the matching gift box.  The foil snowflake, sentiment and embellishments are sure to make a wow package presentation.  The cute, quick matching card pulls the set together for a complete and elegant handmade present this holiday season.


The tutorial for this festive ensemble, which was designed by Corrine Blake, can be found at Craft Project Central.

Saturday, October 21, 2017

IT'S JUST A BUNCH OF HOCUS POCUS

It's 3:00 a.m., and I have just finished a Halloween decoration that I want to share with you!  Check it out:


Details about this décor project (frame size is a whopping 24" x 30") can be found at my new blog, Décor Creations with Regina.  If you like what you see, go ahead and click the "Follow by Email" link in the right sidebar.  I also invite you once again to visit, like, and follow my new Facebook page HERE.

Tuesday, October 17, 2017

QUILTER'S CHRISTMAS SAMPLER

What quilter wouldn't love this receiving this Quilter's Christmas Sampler to adorn their sewing room wall at Christmas?! This 12" x 12" sampler looks as if it's made of fabric and will delight any person who loves to sew. Quilters, stampers, and crafters of all kinds have a lot in common - an appreciation of handmade projects made with love and patience. This sampler is no exception. Make one for your favorite friend who quilts/sews and "warm" their heart!


The tutorial for this creative and gorgeous work of art, which was designed by Sandy Mott, can be found at Craft Project Central.