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Archive | February, 2011

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Washer Necklace – H2H Challenge – BRRRR

This week’s H2H Challenge is about feeling cold.  I think this necklace feels icy cold with the blues, greens, icy Sparkles, glitter and Create-a-Shade paint. Ooo, got a chill. So how was this made? Start at the hardware store. Hardware stores have lots of FUNN things for the DIY-ers and the crafters – like washers! […]

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Pantone Fall 2011 Fashion Colors

Fashion Week in NY, I hear, so here are the fashion colors for the ladies this fall…. Looks a lot like: Honey, Smoothie, Cotton Candy, Gypsy, Sweet Leaf, Ocean, Kraft, Bamboo, a lilacky Gray Flannel and a bluer Gray Wool. Looking for texture, contrast, warm prints and cool metals. Other Recommended FUNN Two Pretty Easter […]

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Baggox and Tote

Don’t look at the smudge on the tote! This is what I call a “baggox”. It is a blend of “bag” and “ox”, no, not ox, “box”! The plural of a baggox is baggoxi. I like the Latin-ish of it all. The tote is from a Lisa Stenz project, but shrunk. Man, thank you for […]

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Mwah!

We is silly. Happy Valentine’s Day and mwah! Other Recommended FUNN Join Us Tuesday Evening’s LIVE from my MESK! as We Go SCRAP BUGGING! #UseItThursday – Folio FUNN Album & Join Me for FUNN from my Mesk next MUNNday! Welcome to June FUNN! 7 Things You Have to Know for CTMH FUNN in June!

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H2H Challenge – Hearts

Gotta love hearts and here is a little house that love built. I learned how to make the house from a Tresa Black tutorial. It can collapse into a card sized flat piece. Talk about a mobile home. The tree? You all have heard of a tulip tree, haven’t you? Well, thus was made with […]

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Spring time is coming – I can feel it!

“just remember in the winter far beneath the bitter snows lies the seed that with the sun’s love in the spring becomes the rose.” from “The Rose” Rose is stamped in Hollyhock (darker pink) and Blush (lighter pink), then sponged in the Buttercup yellow to make a “Peace Rose” look. B&T paper is from Sophia. […]

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Help, I’m Melting

We have hit 32 degrees in Linn Valley! Pretty darned exciting for us, but not this poor little snowman – he’s melting! Not to worry, little man, I made a little Snowflake Catcher Bag by sewing a waxed paper bag. Sorry you don’t feel the love in the warmth of the Buttercup Yellow sun and the […]

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Granola, Good In So Many Ways

Once upon a time there were hippies that roamed the earth, at least the United States! One of their best contributions to society was granola. My first granola recipe came from a “hippie” book in the early 1970’s. Since then there have been many permutations, no doubt, but I have stuck to my tried and […]

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FUNN Tipp

NEWS FLASH – just had 8 stamp sets out with 21 stamps on blocks! Happy Part: They are all put away ready to come back out and play! Doesn’t matter how many times I promise myself I’ll put away my stamps and tidy after every project, never the less leave my stamps on blocks all […]

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