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handmade cards & gift wrapping

This year I designed my own simple holiday cards..I wanted to share :) These I made for my brother and parents. I wanted my brother’s to say ‘Happy Christmas’ because of this song by John Lennon we play on guitar together every year. He and my dad gave me a good idea for next years […]

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collage card DIY

Taking a break from slightly stressing out about Christmas gifts, I made my soon to be twelve year old cousin a birthday card. I love making collages and it’s something I want to get better at, so I gathered up some supplies and made a simple one. Plus, I don’t make nearly enough handmade cards […]

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she’s crafty [and she’s just my type]

Been working on a print illustration…typography style. Feels good to sketch things out instead of instinctively firing up Photoshop! One of the best parts of the weather being gorgeous and summer-y is being able to make my messes outside. Dyed some clothes I wouldn’t otherwise wear. Believe it or not, I used good ol’ black […]

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craft: comics newspaper box

You know those storage boxes you buy at craft stores and whatnot? I can never find any in colors/patterns that I like, yuck! So I bought one with an american flag pattern, and gave it a much needed makeover. All you need to do is cut out strips/pieces of newspaper or photos & attack it […]

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Craft: Lace spray paint shirt

I haven’t been crafting or sewing too much lately, all of my focus has pretty much been on graphic design. I think I go through small phases with my hobbies & things I like to do. BUT, since the weather is starting to warm up i’m getting motivated to be super crafty again. I had […]