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Make Madness 2018 – Day 7 | Kool Aid Dyed Polka Dot paper

Nothing makes me happier creating beautiful papers with color and shimmer.  If it sparkles and shimmers then I’m sold.  Back in December I discovered a Youtube video by Hermelinda Z. Aguilar where she demonstrated how to dye paper with Kool … Continue reading

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Quest 47 begins today.

I turn 47 today and you know what that means.  QUEST 47! To Review and warning – this is a bit of a long read:  This idea began over a year ago when I was reading a blog where the … Continue reading

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Day 28 {Make Madness} – Part 2- Sequin Storage

  Day 28 of Make Madness – Sequin Storage   So this is one of those projects that I’m really glad I decided to do, but really wonder when I’ll actually be finished.  I learned a valuable lesson about sequins … Continue reading

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Day 28 {Make Madness} – Sequin Storage

  Day 28 of Make Madness – Sequin Storage   If you were just saying to yourself, “I wish I knew how to store my sequins”, then, my friend, this post is for you! I’ve been in a Spring-cleaning/Super organizing … Continue reading

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Day 27 {Make Madness} – Part 2 – Stamp Book

  Day 27 of Make Madness – Stamp Book   This is one of those projects that’s going to take a while to complete, but I got a really good start today. I started by numbering my stamp bins (1-????) … Continue reading

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Day 27 {Make Madness} – Stamp Book

  Day 27 of Make Madness – Stamp Book   I’m in an organizing frame of mind at the moment and I’ve wanted to make a Stamp Book for ages (years).  What is a Stamp Book, you ask? I have … Continue reading

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Day 24 {Make Madness} – Part 2 – Scrap Paper Storage

  Day 24 of Make Madness – Scrap Paper Storage   I’d like to say my scrap paper storage looks like this one, but I’ve only begun to set things up. I pulled my index file drawer out of storage, … Continue reading

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Day 24 {Make Madness} – Scrap Paper Storage

  Day 24 of Make Madness – Scrap Paper Storage   As I’ve mentioned a few times, I don’t like to waste anything.  If I think I can eek out another something out of a supply, I’ll hang onto it.  … Continue reading

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Day 22 {Make Madness} – Part 2 – Carving Stamps

  Day 22 of Make Madness – Carving Stamps   I first have to say that this book, Carve Stamp Play is excellent.  Julie does a wonderful job of describing all aspects of stamp carving from what materials to purchase, … Continue reading

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Day 22 {Make Madness} – Carving Stamps

  Day 22 of Make Madness – Carving Stamps   Today I’m going to try to carve my own stamps.  I’ve followed Julie Fei-Fan Balzer of Balzer Designs for many years and when she produced her own book on stamp … Continue reading

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