Sometimes, my husband Alex brings a box of doughnut when he happens to pass by our favorite doughnut shop. A sugar coated twist is my favorite and a chocolate covered confetti is my girls’ favorite. One day, that pink doughnut box looked pretty charming for my crafty eye. I cut the box 2″ x 4″ and started to sew with my fabric stashes. On some tags, I stitched and sew a colorful button by hand and on the others, I doodle with white jelly pen. Stamped messages was the perfect combination. I truly enjoy the process and was happyRead More →
Yesterday we went to Jamba Juice and enjoyed their smoothies and sugar waffles. Each waffle were served in a brown bag. I liked it’s double wrapping and color. Those bags were too good to be trashed. As soon as I got home, I kept thinking what shouldl I do with this free treasures. Something free always boost your creation.
I save almost everything; fabric scraps, paper pieces, old magazines, old clothes……therefore organization is always no.1 on my to-do list. Yesterday I decided not to make anything (in other words, not to make any mess.) and start cleaning. As I wiped out my work station, I remembered these bottle stamp images I watercolored long ago. You can imagine me making this card, already forgetting about my earlier decision and make a mess again. step1. Stamp bottle image on watercolor paper. 2.Watercolor with a big brush using generous amount of water. Do not brush over and over. Once you color, that’s it. Don’t tryRead More →