After a trip to Hobby Lobby, I realized that I could easily replicate some of their hanging basket ideas using real greenery from my own backyard without having to spend a dime! These outdoor hanging baskets take less than 10 minutes to make. See the steps I used to make these super simple outdoor Christmas arrangements.
Whether you like a true shamrock with only 3 petals or a lucky four leaf clover card, send the luck of the Irish with these simple DIY St Patricks Day cards
Inspired by a yellow flower card on Pinterest, I show you how to make these flower birthday cards for ANY occasion — not just birthdays.
Flower your mother with love by making this colorful MOM card for Mother’s Day! DIY instructions to make a mothers day card yourself.
I have 2 Easy Scrapbooking Calendars that I picked up on sale several years ago. Whenever I need a quick and easy handmade card, I check out these pages. They are designed to be used on scrapbook pages, as embellishments or photo borders. They are also perfect for making cards!
Here are 2 handmade cards you can make for Mother’s Day or to celebrate any girl’s special day, including a Birthday. These flowery and girly cards are simple to make yourself!
This card was for a teenage girl. I used her first name and her favorite color to make her a handmade personal greeting card.
What says spring more than a wheelbarrow full of flowers?! I decided to use this card as my Mother’s Day card. It would also make a great Thinking Of You card for the gardener in your life or to bring springtime cheer to a friend.
I plan to use these flower cards mostly as birthday cards, but they would also be lovely as Welcome Spring cards, Happy Mother’s Day cards, Friendship cards, or as Just Because cards for practically any occasion!
This card was for a colleague who is leaving for a new job. I have now been recruited to make a card for every event in my office! For this one, I used my Cricut machine and a Sharpie marker, in addition to colored papers.
Here are 7 fun things you can do with your rubber stamps to create gifts and decorations for Valentines Day.
Making a bud vase is very simple, and even very young children can do this with only a little help. Here are step-by-step instructions.
Fun ways to use chipboard in your scrapbooking and cardmaking crafts. Chip board and scrapbooking pretty much go hand in hand.
While you’re out enjoying the weather, collect some of those beautiful spring flowers to use in your arts and crafts projects. For pressing flowers, look for more flat flowers like violets, pansies, and daisies. Thicker flowers will work, but they take longer to dry. Here’s how to press flowers…
If you think you don’t have any ‘Easter’ stamps, remember that any spring-like flower stamps will work. Here’s a simple hand-made Easter card to make.
This Birthday card should have been in the mail 5 days ago, so I needed to make a card that I could do quickly.
Easter is over and it’s now time to think about Mother’s Day cards. Fortunately, you don’t need a special stamp set for these cards. Mother’s Day cards can be made using any ‘pretty’ stamp or supplies.
This birthday card is pretty easy, and requires very little stamping. Most of the work is in the assembly.
Send a bouquet of flowers to your favorite Valentine with this handmade Valentine’s Day card!
Here’s a list of the many different ways that you can press flowers, plus simple instructions for how I press flowers.