Some of the tags I made last week as quickie art projects. #findingtimeforart #findingtimeforme #paperart #papertags #sewingpaper #playingwithmystashView on Instagram http://bit.ly/2CJ0tzS Continue reading Using up scraps to make paper tags
In the midst of my scrap-using tag-making session, I had my stash of pink buttons spilled out to find single buttons to add to a tag, like this: My button stash comes from vintage button tins I find on ebay, so there’s no telling whether a button has any multiples. I hate splitting sets, so if I only want one button, I usually spend a … Continue reading Vintage Buttons Rescued from the Tin!
Wow January…this is has been a tough start to the year. Whenever I need to settle things down, and focus, it helps to make something. Just make something. I need a couple box box labels. Starting from a box of tags I cut last year, and some buttons. Just make something. It was just a small thing, but still: Continue reading Just make something
My sewing machine is out for service. 🙁 So I had to find another project. I’m making a journal to keep memories from the Florida Keys. So far, I cut an old collage in half for the covers and have cut down several large sheets of “saving it for something special” paper for the insides. Now to make the binding, poke a lot of holes … Continue reading Handmade journal for Florida Keys