Snowman Card

Materials needed:
Whisper white card stock cut 8 1/2×5 1/2
Tea lace paper doilies
Big shot
Stylish stripes embossing folder
Pacific point card stocking cut 5 1/4×4
Stazon black ink
Night of navy ink pad
Best of snow stamp set
More whisper white card stock
Scalloped punch
SU markers

Fold 8 1/2×5 1/2 whisper white in half
Run the night of navy piece of card stock through the big shot with the embossing folder
Adhere onto the whisper white
Add doilie to top of card
Stamp the snowflake from best of snow stamp set on whisper white, punch out with scalloped punch and adhere to the doillie.
Add rhinestones to the 4 corners of the card and the center of the snowflake.
Stamp the snowman in stazon back ink on whisper white and cut out.
Color in the snowman and adhere to the bottom with dimensionals.
Enjoy! Brenda


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Snowman Light

Materials needed
Gloves, knit or felt preferably from the dollar store
Hot glue gun
Sharpie black
Candy dots

Take ribbon and wrap around the tea light, glue on and tie at bottom right.
Cut off two fingers of the glove, roll one up and stick in the other, then roll up the cuff of the other glove.
Glue hat on top of tea light.
Make mouth with black sharpie
Take two candy dots and color with black sharpie.
Put on we’re eyes should go.
Glue a piece of ribbon on the back and you are done.
Hang on tree or just to decorate a room.
Enjoy Brenda
(Idea taken from Becky Roberts)


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My Best Friend

I wanted to introduce my best friend Sue. We have known each other for 29 years. We met while working at Friendly’s and have been friends ever sense. Most weekends she comes over my house and we hang out watch movies, scrapbook and paper craft together. We love to go shopping and go to different events together. Sue is so kind, and generous and I love her like a sister. Thanks for being my friend Sue.
Love Brenda


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Site Logo

Just wanted everyone to know that my logo at the top of my blog, the sunflowers on the chest were done by my sister Nancy Winalski
Thank you so much Nan. Love ya!

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Christmas Ornament

Items needed:
Score board

Cut DSP 3×3 , you need 5 of them.
Score each piece in half, turn and score in half again, turn diagonal and score that way
Fold each piece so the diagonal piece goes in and the others out, to form a diamond or turned a square.
After you have all 5 done adhere them together making sure they all go the same way.
Take apiece of ribbon and fold in half and adher to tip of the end square.
Put on more snail and adhere two ends together
Enjoy Brenda


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Glitter Glue Holder

Need a great way to store your glitter glue so it sits tip down? We’ll here is a great idea.
Materials needed:
Box that measures 3 1/2×4,1/2 or you can make your own.
1/2 ” PVC couplings, I got 10 but 12 fit perfect
Mini glue dots
Sticky strip

Box construction
Bottom cut 4 1/2×3 11/2 , 2 sides are 1 1/2×4 1/2 and 2 are 1 1/2×3 1/2 cut out of chip board. Tape together.
Cover with DSP using snail and sticky strip
Put 4 mini glue dots on bottom of the coupling and stick to the inside of the box.
Do this 12 times
And place glue upside down in couplings.


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Business Card Holder

I love to recycle and reuse things. Do you? We’ll then here is a great way to recycle old cassette tape cases.
Materials needed:
Old cassette case
Designer series paper
Sticky strip
Card stock
Flower punchy
Snail adhesive
Hole piercer
Bone folder

Take the cassette out of the case and wipe off the case.
Flip inside out
Measure the back and cut card stock to fit, snail it in place.
Measure front tray part and cut DSP to match
I put a piece of card stock glued to the bottom to make it smoother but you don’t have to.
Punch out 3 flowers out of DSP, put a hole in the middle and put brad through. Use the bone folder to curl the flower petals.
Glue dot or sticky strip it onto the front.
You can’t also add a butterfly to the top, a ribbon around the front and a boarder as shown if you want.
And then add your business cards.
Enjoy Brenda


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Cyber Monday sale

Please visit if you are interested
Thank you Brenda


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Love what I do

I love to be in my craft room, even if it is just working on business things or what I love to do creating cards and projects. I have my room set up so that my work station is facing two double window, and oh boy it is so relaxing to watch the weather change, clouds move, the sunset and nature. I hope that everyone has an awesome place to craft and creat like I do. 🙂


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Christmas Ornament

Do you remember making paper lanterns as a kid? Well this ornament is as easy as that.
Supplies needed:
6 x 6 piece of designer series paper
Snail tape runner
Clear glitter glue
Best of Christmas stamp set
Real red card stock
Whisper white card stock
Soft suede ink pad
Real red ink pad
Tombo multi-purpose glue
Score board

Cut designer series paper 6 x 6″
Fold in half
Place in score board and then score at 1/2 inch on open end
Place in trimmer with open end down and cut 1/2 inch down to score mark, do this
all the way across the paper.
Open up the paper and place snail adhesive down one side of the first 1/2 strip you cut.
Put snail all over the rest of the inside and then roll into a tube, sticking ends together.
Turn on side and squish together, go over each strip making sure it sticks back to back but not side to side.
Punch out 2 -2 3/8 scalloped real red and glue in the middle on both sides.
Tie twine around top loop and knot twice.
Stamp the reindeer and manger scene on whisper white and punch out with 1 3/4 inch circle punch
Sponge on gold ink around the sides and place on real red scallope circle with dimensionals.
Color in the manger with markers.
And add clear glitter clue tp the reindeers antlers
Use your imagination because I am sure there are variations of this ornament you can do.
Enjoy Brenda
(Created by Brenda Wilkinson)


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