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The Things I Learned Creating an Ugly Card

Sometimes, you have a brain full of muck, no inspiration to create, and you have a deadline for a project that just isn't coming together. This has happened to me more times than I can count. I can choose to walk away and drink some coffee on the patio, hoping to find inspiration, or just… Continue reading The Things I Learned Creating an Ugly Card

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Crafting Live on Craft Roulette

Here is something I never pictured my crafty self doing - a LIVE game show called Craft Roulette.  Yes, you read that correctly.  A game show for paper crafters.  This weekly paper-craft challenge takes place on Mary GunnFunn's Facebook page and you get to participate as Mary and her guest crafters create a randomly selected… Continue reading Crafting Live on Craft Roulette

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Out of This World Cards with Shimmer Brushes

Earlier this week, I showed you some simple tricks to help you with your Shimmer Brushes and promised you a tutorial showing a few techniques you could use on your projects.  Well, it took me a little longer than I hoped to finish the video, but it is complete and ready for you to enjoy. … Continue reading Out of This World Cards with Shimmer Brushes