Photoshop Good Tool to Learn

When I was attending The Art Institute of San Francisco, I was in a Photoshop class that was teaching CS. Now in 2003 that was cutting edge stuff, at that time not a lot of schools were even up-to-date with the newest software. Now it’s 2013 and Photoshop CS doesn’t cut it anymore. So what is an older woman to […]

Naughty or Nice Penguin Gift Card

Hello Everyone, It’s the first week of December and I can’t wait to get started to give out gift cards to friend and family. I thought I pull out my Cricut and create something festive. Materials: Cricut Machine Simply Charmed – Cricut Cartridge Red, Green, Black, Pink, Yellow, and white Card Stock Hole Pump Pattern Paper White Gel Pen Stapler […]

One More Mother’s Day Card

Hello, It’s only minutes away before its Mother’s Day!!!  So I wanted to squeeze in one more card in before the day is through.  I think It came out better than what I saw at Walgreens card isle today, and to tell you the truth a lot cheaper.  If I needed 10 of these cards it would cost me 0.99 […]

Just Because Card

Hello All, I just made this card as a “Just Because”. You know those days that you want to cheer someone up just because you can.  Neither rhyme nor reason you just feel like giving someone a little hello that you care.  And a “Just Because” card doesn’t have to cost a lot, you don’t need to run out to […]

Cupcake Mini Album

I have been following Kathy at and I loved, loved her Envelope Mini Album Series. So I challenged myself to create something  and this is what I came up with.  The paper I used is called k-I Memories Sweetheart with Glitter paper, I also used some of my own personal scraps. I used her technique of using Duct Tape for […]

Mother’s Day Cards

Hello,  Well it’s late here in California; however I didn’t want to go to bed without showing off my completed Mother’s Day Cards.  I created the flower pot using Doodlecharms Cricut Cartridge, found on page 109. What I did is cut the top part of the present image used Pink (Little Inker by Hero Arts) all around the edges and made […]

Baby Shower Card

Hello Crafters, A few days ago my mother-in-law asked me to create a baby shower card for a woman at her work. My mother-in-law asked me to mimic the E-vite colors to the card I needed to create. This is what I came up with using my Cricut “Nursery Rhymes”. E-vite My Card The card was 4 1/2 inch x […]