Preserving a Garden on a Card: Green Leaves and Heart Petals

“A life is like a garden. Perfect moments can be had, but not preserved, except in memory.” – Leonard Nemoy. We enjoy gardening. And we enjoy making cards. Summer may winding down, but the love of both these hobbies continue through the seasons. It may be the beauty of a new flower, the excitement of emergingContinue reading “Preserving a Garden on a Card: Green Leaves and Heart Petals”

How to Make a Gratitude Owl Card

This 10-step tutorial will show you how to make a homemade owl card from start to finish. This greeting card is for all the teachers, mentors, and loved ones who have made a difference. If you are heading back to school or want to thank someone for their influence in your life, this is theContinue reading “How to Make a Gratitude Owl Card”

Make A Homemade Bear Card For Your Loved Ones

“How far is near, and how near is far? If you’re looking up now, we see the same star.” – Jack Piatt This was a poem (or quote) that was listed on the back of one of our key chains from many many years ago. And for some reason, it still sticks. Could it beContinue reading “Make A Homemade Bear Card For Your Loved Ones”

A Card Dedicated to a Dog Named Bruno

To a gentle, loving and loyal dog called Bruno. Bruno is a peaceful and loving dog owned by two of our friends from church. Every time we saw Bruno, he displayed such calm and gentle behavior. Whether he was at the beach or lounging at a picnic. He was really special. Just a great companionContinue reading “A Card Dedicated to a Dog Named Bruno”

Crafting in August: Write and Send a Poem

Yes, yes, we know. Fall is a few weeks away. But we think writing a poem on a homemade card is a beautiful way to honor the changing of seasons. Are we the only eager crafters out there that want to jump-start the season? By the way, we haven’t yet ventured into the world ofContinue reading “Crafting in August: Write and Send a Poem”