mitten mitten ~ christmas cards 2013 ~

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“mitten~mitten … who’s got the mitten?”well… i do!  and in fact, i have quite a few…  and they are all framed up in sweet little pairs on watercolor postcards.  this was one of many projects shown in an online class i participated in earlier this fall, from sweet talent junelle jacobson.  the “art of goodness” was a lovely class {as …

My Newest Christmas Cards ~

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Oh Happy Friday ~ I think this week ahh… has kicked my patootey!  But even bigger Ahh… so glad to make it through!  And speaking of ‘making it’ — Making handmade Christmas cards  has been one of the most relaxing things I’ve done these past couple months… and I love it!  Learning {more} to watercolor, drawing trees … adding glitter …

All things that Glitter ~

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Hi there! Yesss… I LOVE GLITTER!  And I am so loving making handmade Christmas cards this year. The roses below, are gessoed scrapbook paper.  The rest are done on watercolor papers.  I‘ve had to make several trips to the craft store, to find envelopes that match this 6×6″ size of watercolor paper {pic below}. I never knew it could be …

Pin GiveAway Winners ~

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Hi there everyone! Well, the celebration of the Thanksgiving holiday may be over, but I’m still so very excited about this time of year.  And stuffed Thank-FULL! {that would be the tummy and the heart!}  Just like good ol turkey dressing in the turk!!  My hands have been busy, making these frameable watercolor Christmas cards to send out for Christmas, …

Christmas Cards for My Dad ~ {and winner}

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My Dad celebrated his 80th Birthday this past weekend, and we travelled to Billings to help him celebrate with other family members. Only three of Dad’s kids could make the party, but this is the picture of us: Dad, Grandson Adam (my youngest), my brother Ken, Me, my brother Rob I wanted to make him something I thought he might …