It’s that season again where we crafters get to show off and share our creations! ūüôā I don’t know about you, but for me, every year I have so much hope for the perfect creation that I get paralyzed in my own thought process. ¬†The added pressure is the time limitation factor and my biggest fear is that I would end up at a Hallmark store buying Christmas cards to send to friends. ¬†Don’t get me wrong. ¬†There is nothing wrong with Hallmark cards, but for a crafter like myself, homemade cards are special and are gifts in themselves from my heart to myRead More →

    One day I called my friend for a cup of coffee and she said she was sick in bed. Instead of making chicken noodle soup (because I don’t know how to), I made a get-well card for her. That evening I walked to her door and hand my “paper soup” to her husband. My friend got better next day and I guess my soup made out of fabric scraps must had some cureing ingredient. ūüėČ       1.Draw a bowl on the paper.   2.Cut out the drawing and use as a templet. Trace on the fabric you chose as a bowl.Read More →

I am obesessed with my girls’ drawing. Maybe because I don’t have any drawings of mine left when I was my girl’s age. My mom saved every awards, an apron I made and even a perfect attendance slip but not my writings or sketches. I often wonder if my drawing was as good as my girls or how it woul feel like compare to my kids’. So again, I traced my 4 years old Claire’s drawing and colored it with copic markers. I am very happy with the result and want to share with you today.     1.Let your kid draw on a qualityRead More →

All of my three daughters love to draw. ¬†Whenever I go out, I would usually toss into my bag¬†pieces of coloring paper, crayons, and something to write with for my kids to keep busy. ¬†When I’m in hurry, I would forget to bring crayons or pencils. ¬†So often I find myself sheepishly asking the waiter to borrow pens for my kids to doodle on napkins. ¬†But that’s a thing of the past. ¬†I am determined to be more organized! I finally made my own portable drawing kit! ¬†I no longer have to bother those busy waiters for pens.   This 5×6.5 inch portable kit keepsRead More →