I’m taking a break from craft posting to talk about another creative endeavor. Gardening and photographing pretty green stuff.
I’m skipping a few swaps this month to focus on gardening and my job.
I created Gert for a dear swapping friend in Wisconsin. I hope she likes it. Gert was created for the Paper Persona swap on Swap-bot. She has a short story tucked inside the tag base that tells of her attempts to travel in space time using her concentration, sounds and her trapeze. You may think it’s crazy, but
It’s probably been a couple of years since I stumbled across a stash of Le Cirque papers by Graphics 45 at the Tuesday Morning store. I bought way more than I needed. And I love the chance to use anything that is vintage circus. Thus my Vintage Circus ATC was made for a recent swap on Swap-Bot. Cutting out those
Another Character Construction swap is in progress. These gals are getting mailed tomorrow. More later when they’re all done. Spring is a busy time with gardening and real estate, so squeezing in crafts is getting hectic Update 4/16/15 – there will not be any final photos of these fairies because Adobe Lightroom ate my pictures of the finished tags.
I’m sharing my secret formula for Ballyhoo solid lotion bars.
I have seen lots of altered stuff, but never a mousetrap. So when the lovely PeggyO created this Altered Mousetrap swap in our Tim Holtz group o Swap-bot, I decided to try it out. Off to the dollar store for traps – 4 for $1, ya know? New traps only – no used ones allowed.
I stumbled upon a fun paper doll swap whilst shopping at My Hearts Fancy in Edmond, OK. So I joined the swap hosted by Cathy Arnold and finally got my tags in the mail last week. I already posted about the dolls in progress. Here’s the finished tags.