Here is my list of tutorials I want to give a try. You should try them too.
+ Paper Heart Garland at How About Orange
+ A valentine version of this fabric covered button found via Sew Mama Sew
+ Martha’s Blossoming Brooch
+ Really awesome brownie bags from Twig & Thistle
+ Pennant banner valentine style from the girls over [...]
Here are some things I’ve been doing instead of blogging:
I’m getting Valentine’s gift card holders ready to stock in my shop (should be there before the weekend).
The weather has been perfect lately so most mornings have been spent at the park. Life couldn’t be better.
Filled a custom order for 45 bird and butterfly notebooks. Loved working [...]
Introducing The Lightbulb Lab‘s first ever artist spotlight. I am inspired by so many people and I want to share more of them with you. So every week or so I will shine the spotlight on an artist who has influenced me.
First up: Mara Zepeda of Neither Snow.
Tell us about what you do.
I am a calligrapher [...]
I have all kinds of things to tell you today.
1. First off: Congratulations to Kirsten! You are the lucky random winner of the pocket pamphlets.
Kirsten wrote: “I love these! I would use one to write my husband a love letter, because our first wedding anniversary is Oct. 5!”
Happy Anniversary! Sorry you won’t get these in time, [...]
I have a 5 step program for you that will make you fall in love with journaling. If you already keep a journal, try this anyway. If you don’t keep a journal, this is a great place to start. I started keeping little travel journals in college so you can imagine the pile of little books [...]
I have to have the blinds open. All. The. Time. I love sunshine pouring in my windows. I also love Saturdays because the view from my studio window often looks like this – husband and kids playing and working in the backyard. Recently, Chris hung another bird feeder in the magnolia tree. Now the cardinal family [...]
A good friend of mine, Emily, has started something new and wonderful. Go see Bloom. Then add it to your reader so you don’t miss out on any of [...]
It’s no secret that I love the mountains. And it’s no secret that Chris loves me because he makes sure I see the mountains at least once (usually more) each year. We just got back from a visit to the Uintas with our family. It was beautiful! The river. The trees. The fresh air. The cool [...]
Chris and I were lucky enough to have Justin Hackworth take some photos of us while we were in Provo. This is the first time since our wedding five years ago that we’ve had a photography session without the boys – it was so fun!
I first found out about Justin when I stumbled upon his 30 [...]