Can You Teach Creativity?

I love going to antique fairs and flea markets. I see worn, used, and sometimes damaged pieces and a snapshot of what it “could” look like pops into my mind.  I have a big pile of old shutters, doors, windows, and various other pieces at the side of...

The Silver Lining

We are all being affected, in one way or another, by the Coronavirus. Last night, the Governor of California, (where I live), issued a statewide order for “all residents to stay at home,” all businesses are to close, with the exception of “essential...

Do You Track Your Steps?

My husband is a runner. For years he has used a Garmin to track his mileage, heart rate, and various other details about his daily runs and, of course, the races he participated in.  Running is a sport; I understood the need to know those details.  But I...

How to Stay Warm at an Outdoor Wedding

The invitation to the wedding of our nephew informed us that the event was to be semi-formal. The wedding was also at the Red Pine Lodge in Park City, Utah in March, at the height of the ski season (which equates to snow and cold weather). The event was to be outside....

How to Color Black Brushes and Stamps in Photoshop, Part 3

Digital Stamps are super fun and easy to use on our scrapbook pages.  They can be used in multiple ways to either make a bold statement or add subtle interest.  You can color them, apply styles to them, use Blend Modes on them, or clip papers to them....