Stained Glass Styles Re-Release

I love sparkle and shine, so stained glass is something that always catches my eye! I set about to create a set of Photoshop styles that captures all that I love about stained glass and Stained Glass Styles 01, 02, 03, and 04 are the result. With the swirling color...

A Celebrity Sighting

Have you ever seen a celebrity, of any sort? Up close and personal, I mean. Not at a concert or performance, but just in your everyday life. In 2014, when I was guesting at creativeLIVE with Michelle (NAODS), we were sitting in a quick meeting in the lobby and there...

“Share the Love” MyMemories Weekly Freebies

MyMemories new weekly freebies have been posted!  Downloading these freebies is a great way to explore the design style of designers new-to-you, and also to build your stash!   You don’t have to be a MyMemories software user to download and use these...

Blendable Builders Garden 02 now available!

So just what is a “blendable?”  A blendable is a graphic or set of graphics that you blend into your papers to create a unique look.  You can also include them behind photos or clusters to add interest to your digital scrapbook pages. ...

Basic Paper Making in Photoshop

Several weeks ago I  invited you to send in your tutorial requests. Today I will answer the request of Debbie Rucker who wants to know how to make a “background paper from beginning to end.” As with all things in Photoshop, there are various ways to...

Race Day for 3 Generations

I am not a “runner.” Rick, my husband is. He loves it so much he is a member of a “Running Streak” club. The requirement to be a member is that you run a minimum of a mile per day, every day. Yes, EVERY DAY. Whether it is raining or there are...

Watercolor Flowers

I used to do a lot of decorative painting, sometimes referred to as “tole painting.”   I had a wood shop (in our garage) where I cut my own wood. I taught classes in this art form, as well as sold my products. It was great fun and I absolutely...

Stella needs Obedience School

Last December we adopted Stella, a 10-month-old Bichon. We didn’t know anything about her past history, but it was apparent very quickly, once we got her home, that she came from owners who hadn’t treated her well.  She startled easily, she skittered...