1. Weekend Creative | Photo Walkabout

    Weekend Creative | Photo Walkabout

    This past June when I attended the Your Story Retreat I had the opportunity do participate in a Photo Walkabout with Liz Ness of Great Photos Plus. We joined up with Jackie Wood and Meredith Winn for a photo challenge walk in Canon Beach. Check out the video to see our adventures, our challenge, and some of the resulting p... Read More

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  2. Weekend Creative | Advent Action Cards

    Weekend Creative | Advent Action Cards

    I'm a big fan of Advent calendars. Many of you have seen the Advent boxes I made back in 2007 (inspired by Martha). I'm currently looking for new place to hang them in our house. Last year we also had a LEGO® City Advent Calendarbecause they are just super fun for each morning. This year we're going to have both again + a ... Read More

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  3. Weekend Creative | Stencil Glitter Initial Boxes

    Weekend Creative | Stencil Glitter Initial Boxes

    Here's a super simple little glitter project that could work for lots of different holidays or gift-giving occasions. I made these for all the kids attending our little Halloween get-together this weekend. Planning to fill them with goodies of some sort. Remember, I like simple. You could definitely use this as a base and ... Read More

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  4. Weekend Creative : Creating Room To Write With Photos

    Weekend Creative : Creating Room To Write With Photos

    Last week I was browsing through Martha Stewart's Living magazine and was looking specifically at the way their designers use full-page photos to their advantage when designing the spreads for feature articles. I love how they use "blank" areas on photos to create homes for the text of the article. I especially loved the e... Read More

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  5. Weekend Creative : Write Something By Hand

    Weekend Creative : Write Something By Hand

    When was the last time you incorporated your own handwriting into a project? Do you wish you had a piece of paper with your grandmother's or grandfather's handwriting scrawled across? It's totally possible they weren't fans of their own handwriting either. Just a piece of paper with messy penmanship can be a powerful connect... Read More

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  6. Weekend Creative : Naming Your Petals

    Weekend Creative : Naming Your Petals

    Last week this little gem made it home from school safe and sound in Simon's backpack. What a very cool peek into some of his current favorite things and a little bit about how he's seeing himself (or how his teachers helped him identify some of his traits). My favorite petals include "reader," "kind," and "chicken burger."... Read More

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  7. Weekend Creative : Document Your Weekend

    Weekend Creative : Document Your Weekend

    [ Shore Acres State Park July 2008 ] I've decided to do a mini version of my week in the life project this weekend and you are invited you to play along. All that's needed is your camera and a willingness to document your life for two whole days (much easier to swallow than the seven required in the week version). The end ... Read More

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  8. Weekend Creative : Love MiniBook/Card

    Weekend Creative : Love MiniBook/Card

    [ Jenni Bowlin Circle 4 inch Minibook; Creative Cafe Clear Sheet Dots; Little Yellow Bicycle Flocked Grey with White Floral Paper; Ali Edwards Love Circles; Ribbon: Narratives, random other pieces ] Part card, part minibook this little circle creation is a great way to celebrate someone you love this Valentine's Day (or a... Read More

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