DIY Embellishments | Papercrafting

DIY Embellishments | Papercrafting

I love creating my own paper embellishments to decorate my notebooks, snail mail and journals. Here’s a peek into my process of making a set of embellishments from scraps I have on hand for an affirmations travelers notebook I will be creating. If you want more...

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Free Printable – Rainbow Yarn Notecards

Free Printable – Rainbow Yarn Notecards

Lately I've been trying to practice my knitting again to actually use some of my yarn stash. I'm very much a beginner and know how to cast on, knit and purl. Yep, that's the extent of my knowledge! In the past, I've only ever made scarfs and this month I decided I...

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Honeys Slim Pickins Challenge | Art Journal Page

Honeys Slim Pickins Challenge | Art Journal Page

I'm a fan of watching creative youtube videos and even more so when they actually inspired you to take action! I've always been a fan of Ali Brown and decided to join in on her challenge #honeysslimpickins as well. My son, Christopher, is 4 years old and home for...

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Printing With Your Home Printer – DIY Tips

Printing With Your Home Printer – DIY Tips

It's amazing the print quality you can achieve from your home printer these days. Technology has really progressed and although there is no replacement for professional, bulk printers out there (love you guys) - it's extremely convenient to be able to print from home,...

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Free Printable – Vintage Journal Cards

Free Printable – Vintage Journal Cards

I'm all for color and cute designs, but there's definitely a special place in my heart for shabby papers, aged ephemera and the oh-so-warm earthy colors of anything vintage. I think it's pretty amazing that we can scan real-world items into the computer, so that we...

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Free Printable – Yarn Love Papers

Free Printable – Yarn Love Papers

Looking for some free printable yarn papers? Are you a knitter, crocheter or yarn lover? If yes, these printable yarn love papers are bound to be a favorite for you and your crafty friends! Yesterday, I was honored to be interviewed on my friend, Tanja's blog -...

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Free Printable – Primavera Papers

Free Printable – Primavera Papers

Happy International Women's Day! Looking for some pretty free printable primavera papers? March 8th is a pseudo-holiday here in Italy. Even though you technically don't get the day off work, it is an occasion that people definitely observe and everyone will wish you...

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Free Printable – Rainbow Paper

Free Printable – Rainbow Paper

  Is it Springtime yet? Looking for a happy colorful, free printable rainbow paper? Although it hasn't been the coldest winter here in Italy, I'm still longing for brighter days and more color in general. Rainy and cloudy days aren't my thing because everything is...

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Heart Garland Printable Papers

Heart Garland Printable Papers

Just in time for the Valentine holiday, I created these heart garland paper designs so you can print-your-own paper and create something cute for your loved ones. From valentine cards to minibooks, travelers notebooks, wrapping gifts or home decor - the limit is only...

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International Correspondence Writing Month

International Correspondence Writing Month

InCoWriMo is shorthand for International Correspondence Writing Month and it happens February of each year. The point is to write a letter, card or note to someone every single day of the month. I have participated on and off with various snail mailing and...

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Free Printable Love Is Out There Wallpaper

Free Printable Love Is Out There Wallpaper

I recently watched the Google year in search video and it brought tears to my eyes. I believe they did a good job in summarizing the general feeling that many of us may have. Lots of turmoil and uncertainty in general... but I love that they started to move towards...

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My Bullet Journal Setup for 2017

My Bullet Journal Setup for 2017

I'm still a relative newbie in the bullet journaling world, but I thought it would be nice to share my setup, since I'm a rebel at heart and have already broken some rules. Since I made my own handmade bullet journal, it's all blank pages and I decided not to write in...

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Make Yourself a Leather Bullet Journal

Make Yourself a Leather Bullet Journal

Today I thought it would be nice to share how I made myself a leather bullet journal to start my year out on the right foot. I've always made myself art journals, since learning how to bind books and since I have access to lot of leather scraps, it seems only natural...

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Bullet Journal Update

Bullet Journal Update

Back in April, I blogged about starting a bullet journal and as 2016 comes to and end, I thought it was time to reflect and update on my personal experience. Bullet journal past... To setup my thoughts, I wanted to mention that I knew of the bullet journal system well...

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Happy Holidays!

Happy Holidays!

Hello there! I just wanted to wish you a happy holidays with the design I created above. Also, be safe - there's just been so much going on and we can definitely file 2016 away as a pretty tough year, I think. Finally, I wanted to say have courage and be kind, because...

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Free Girl Elf Santa’s Helper Printable

Free Girl Elf Santa’s Helper Printable

It's Christmas Eve and I've still got presents to wrap! Eeek! This is when printables really come in handy... just download, print and you've got ready to use goodies for your gift wrapping and holiday papercrafting needs. Here's my little girl elf illustration from...

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Free Cozy Winter Patterned Paper Printable

Free Cozy Winter Patterned Paper Printable

Here are some super cute patterned papers I designed for the holiday season and I thought it would be perfect to share on the blog for all papercrafters and paperlovers. You can use these designs as printables to wrap little gifts, to make gift tags, to collage in...

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Free Holiday Journaling Cards

Free Holiday Journaling Cards

The holiday season is always busy, but this week is certainly flying by way too fast for my taste! It finally occurred to me that after Christmas, it won't make a whole lot of sense to post holiday related designs here on the blog... so I better do it now, or I'll...

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Free Telegram Stationery Printable

Free Telegram Stationery Printable

By the request of a lovely tortagialla newsletter subscriber, I've taken my telegram printable design from years ago and transformed it into a full set of stationery printables to share here on the blog! It was actually easy to do since the design already existed. I...

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Free 4×6 Photo Frame Love Downloads

Free 4×6 Photo Frame Love Downloads

From my digital design vault, here are a set of cute photo frame downloads to use with your photos and scrapbooking. I definitely had instagram on my mind when I created these, because suddenly everyday photo taking was expanded and considered normal across the board....

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Free Printable Vintage Number Tickets and Paper

Free Printable Vintage Number Tickets and Paper

If you like vintage, then you'll definitely enjoy using these vintage number ticket, paper and stamp designs. With these high quality PNG files, you can print them, use them in digital work and/or combine them together and create your own vintage paper designs. For...

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A Commission Turned Into Collaboration

A Commission Turned Into Collaboration

Every so often, a bit of freelance work turns out to be the seed to an amazing tree of possibility. A few months back, I was contacted by Tanja from Osswald Design to create an illustration for one of her crochet patterns. Actually, I already mentioned on the blog...

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Announcing Real Paper Goods in My Etsy Shop!

Announcing Real Paper Goods in My Etsy Shop!

You can tell on the photo that I've been on Etsy since 2009, but never really listed much as I was always "working on it." Hmm... we all know how that goes. From many different trials and experimentations as well as challenges, I've finally got things sorted out and...

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Gratitude is More Than a List

Gratitude is More Than a List

When Thanksgiving rolls around each year, I'm always reminded to give thanks for all that I have. I know we should be grateful every single day of our lives, but life gets busy and it's easy to overlook as we go through the hustle and bustle of daily life. That's why...

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Travelling Mail for Snail Mail Lovers

Travelling Mail for Snail Mail Lovers

I recently learned about travelling mail and had to share with all of you! Basically, travelling mail is snail mail that eventually is sent back to you who started it all. The idea is to send something to someone, who then sends it to another, and then to another......

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I’m on Patreon!

I’m on Patreon!

Yup, I hit the "Publish" button and launched my Patreon page last week. tortagialla is official on Patreon and now you can support all my creative efforts in one place - small or large! I'm considering it an experiment to help me get into the creative studio more, so...

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Get Productive Stationery Paper Printable

Get Productive Stationery Paper Printable

No matter how much planning I do, there are times when everything seems to converge and explode chaos into my life. Maybe this happens more often than I want to admit... but I know that a brain dump really helps to alleviate the stress. With a million things I must do...

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Make Your Own Monthly Calendar Printable

Make Your Own Monthly Calendar Printable

I know there are lot of calendar printables available on the web, but I've always struggled to find something clean, simple and customizable for my needs. So I decided to make my own monthly calendar printable and offer it as a free printable for download. At first it...

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The Letter Exchange Printable Stationery

The Letter Exchange Printable Stationery

Here's a set of printable letterwriting stationery I designed in honor of The Letter Exchange. I was delighted to learn that there is a magazine just for letter writers and pen pal enthusiasts! I'm happy to be mentioned in the latest issue of The Letter Exchange...

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Kiddo Printable on Petit a Petit Family Blog

Kiddo Printable on Petit a Petit Family Blog

This month on the Petit a Petit Family blog I contributed a quick post with a clean graphic art printable - kiddo and wanted to let you know! It was inspired by Celina's kiddo in my room pinterest board and Toya's room decoration. The cool part is that the text is...

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Print Your Own Vintage Map Airmail Postcard

Print Your Own Vintage Map Airmail Postcard

I'm not sure what it is, but everyone seems to love the look and feel of vintage maps. I'm definitely no exception and one day would love to have a variety of vintage maps framed in my house. Besides the fun of learning a bit of geography when we look at maps, it's...

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Printable Woodgrain Stationery Set

Printable Woodgrain Stationery Set

Nothing like a manly woodgrain patterned stationery set for your next round of correspondence! I thought it was about time I shared a free printable again and decided to go with an everyday design that anyone can use. I recently made a trip to the post office and...

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Printable Buy More Cookies Shopping List

Printable Buy More Cookies Shopping List

Today I wanted to revive a printable I created years ago when experimenting with traditional mediums. I work primarily in a digital format but ideas always start as pencil and paper sketches. Sometimes I just stick with a traditional medium, like watercolor because...

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Summertime Digital Printables

Summertime Digital Printables

It's hard to believe that summer is nearly coming to an end for many of us - yikes! I've been cleaning up my blog posts (slowly, but surely) and also finding my retired digital products here and there - so I thought why not share them as freebies on the blog, right?...

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Printable Coastal Bookmark

Printable Coastal Bookmark

As part of the Coastal Bookmark challenge, I quickly whipped up a design from some coastal elements I had already created and wanted to offer it as a free downloadable to everyone. You can print my design of the coastal bookmark - perfect for your summer reading....

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Color Your Stress Away

Color Your Stress Away

I'm pretty sure you have witnessed the adult coloring book trend. It's no surprise, since art therapists have been using similar techniques to help patients deal with anxiety and stress. I think crafty folks like you and me have been doing this kind of therapy all...

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Let Us Be Happy Printable Art Poster

Let Us Be Happy Printable Art Poster

Sometimes good things happen - yay! But inevitably, bad things happen as well. Whatever the facts may be, I've realized that how we feel about a situation is ultimately a choice. We must mourn and do what we have to do, but we always have the power to be happy in the...

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Let Freedom Ring Printables

Let Freedom Ring Printables

A happy independence day to my fellow Americans and happy 4th to everyone, because each new day is a new opportunity to do good, right? I've been blogging for quite some time, but never stuck to a schedule as it's always been a side hustle (even now) - but in after...

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Snail Mail Letter Writing Stationery Set Printable for LWA

Snail Mail Letter Writing Stationery Set Printable for LWA

Need some pretty snail mail stationery for your next correspondence? Be sure to take advantage of this free printable snail mail stationery set download! To promote the fine art of letter writing, I wanted to create a set of printable stationery for my fellow Letter...

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Printable Bug Stationery on the Petit a Petit Blog

Printable Bug Stationery on the Petit a Petit Blog

This month my contributing post is a set of bug themed stationery printables on the Petit a Petit blog. It was inspired by Celina's bug pinterest board and themed around all the critters you see in the wild during summer camp! I would love to see how you use...

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Adrian Grenier – Learning From 30 Days of Creative Genius

Adrian Grenier – Learning From 30 Days of Creative Genius

This month I decided to watch the video interviews on CreativeLive by Chase Jarvis and get some daily inspiration, motivation and wisdom. I've decided to blog about the series, logging my thoughts and takeaways... Day 30 creative genius - Adrian Grenier. So I've seen...

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Caterina Fake – Learning From 30 Days of Creative Genius

Caterina Fake – Learning From 30 Days of Creative Genius

This month I decided to watch the video interviews on CreativeLive by Chase Jarvis and get some daily inspiration, motivation and wisdom. I've decided to blog about the series, logging my thoughts and takeaways... Day 29 creative genius - Caterina Fake. As the founder...

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Elle Luna – Learning From 30 Days of Creative Genius

Elle Luna – Learning From 30 Days of Creative Genius

This month I decided to watch the video interviews on CreativeLive by Chase Jarvis and get some daily inspiration, motivation and wisdom. I've decided to blog about the series, logging my thoughts and takeaways... Day 28 creative genius - Elle Luna. I discovered Elle...

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Gretchen Rubin – Learning From 30 Days of Creative Genius

Gretchen Rubin – Learning From 30 Days of Creative Genius

This month I decided to watch the video interviews on CreativeLive by Chase Jarvis and get some daily inspiration, motivation and wisdom. I've decided to blog about the series, logging my thoughts and takeaways... Day 27 creative genius - Gretchen Rubin. I'm a big fan...

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Brian Solis – Learning from 30 Days of Creative Genius

Brian Solis – Learning from 30 Days of Creative Genius

This month I decided to watch the video interviews on CreativeLive by Chase Jarvis and get some daily inspiration, motivation and wisdom. I've decided to blog about the series, logging my thoughts and takeaways... Day 26 creative genius - Brian Solis. Really...

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Neil Strauss – Learning from 30 Days of Genius

Neil Strauss – Learning from 30 Days of Genius

This month I decided to watch the video interviews on CreativeLive by Chase Jarvis and get some daily inspiration, motivation and wisdom. I've decided to blog about the series, logging my thoughts and takeaways... Day 23 creative genius - Neil Strauss. I'm actually...

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Austin Kleon – Learning from 30 Days of Creative Genius

Austin Kleon – Learning from 30 Days of Creative Genius

This month I decided to watch the video interviews on CreativeLive by Chase Jarvis and get some daily inspiration, motivation and wisdom. I've decided to blog about the series, logging my thoughts and takeaways... Day 22 creative genius - Austin Kleon. I'm familiar...

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Daymond John – Learning from 30 Days of Creative Genius

Daymond John – Learning from 30 Days of Creative Genius

This month I decided to watch the video interviews on CreativeLive by Chase Jarvis and get some daily inspiration, motivation and wisdom. I've decided to blog about the series, logging my thoughts and takeaways... Day 21 creative genius - Daymond John. I was not...

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Kevin Rose – Learning From 30 Days of Creative Genius

Kevin Rose – Learning From 30 Days of Creative Genius

This month I decided to watch the video interviews on CreativeLive by Chase Jarvis and get some daily inspiration, motivation and wisdom. I've decided to blog about the series, logging my thoughts and takeaways... Day 19 creative genius - Kevin Rose. Founder of DIGG,...

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Illustration for Crochet Pattern Designer Tanja Osswald

Illustration for Crochet Pattern Designer Tanja Osswald

I'm super excited and grateful to have created a little illustration for my friend Tanja Osswald to help promote her latest crochet pattern release - Snow Falling on Shadows. It's a lovely shawl with multiple color blocks, beautiful, yes? And it's crocheted!...

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Kevin Kelly – Learning From 30 Days of Creative Genius

Kevin Kelly – Learning From 30 Days of Creative Genius

This month I decided to watch the video interviews on CreativeLive by Chase Jarvis and get some daily inspiration, motivation and wisdom. I've decided to blog about the series, logging my thoughts and takeaways... Day 17 creative genius - Kevin Kelly. Kevin Kelly is...

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Lewis Howes – Learning From 30 Days of Creative Genius

Lewis Howes – Learning From 30 Days of Creative Genius

This month I decided to watch the video interviews on CreativeLive by Chase Jarvis and get some daily inspiration, motivation and wisdom. I've decided to blog about the series, logging my thoughts and takeaways... Day 16 creative genius - Lewis Howes. Inspiring story...

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Ramit Sethi – Learning From 30 Days of Creative Genius

Ramit Sethi – Learning From 30 Days of Creative Genius

This month I decided to watch the video interviews on CreativeLive by Chase Jarvis and get some daily inspiration, motivation and wisdom. I've decided to blog about the series, logging my thoughts and takeaways... Day 15 creative genius - Ramit Sethi. I've heard of...

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Sir Mix-A-Lot – Learning From 30 Days of Creative Genius

Sir Mix-A-Lot – Learning From 30 Days of Creative Genius

This month I decided to watch the video interviews on CreativeLive by Chase Jarvis and get some daily inspiration, motivation and wisdom. I've decided to blog about the series, logging my thoughts and takeaways... Day 14 creative genius - Sir Mix-A-Lot. I think we all...

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Jared Leto – Learning From 30 Days of Creative Genius

Jared Leto – Learning From 30 Days of Creative Genius

This month I decided to watch the video interviews on CreativeLive by Chase Jarvis and get some daily inspiration, motivation and wisdom. I've decided to blog about the series, logging my thoughts and takeaways... Day 12 creative genius - Jared Leto. Famous actor and...

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Floral Frame Printables on Petit A Petit Blog

Floral Frame Printables on Petit A Petit Blog

This month my contributing post is a floral frame printable on the Petit a Petit blog. There's the version with the run away wild & free quote or completely blank so you can customize, dark and light versions. I would love to see this printable decorating your home...

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Brené Brown – Learning From 30 Days of Creative Genius

Brené Brown – Learning From 30 Days of Creative Genius

This month I decided to watch the video interviews on CreativeLive by Chase Jarvis and get some daily inspiration, motivation and wisdom. I've decided to blog about the series, logging my thoughts and takeaways... Day 8 creative genius - Brené Brown. A researcher and...

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LeVar Burton – Learning From 30 Days of Creative Genius

LeVar Burton – Learning From 30 Days of Creative Genius

This month I decided to watch the video interviews on CreativeLive by Chase Jarvis and get some daily inspiration, motivation and wisdom. I've decided to blog about the series, logging my thoughts and takeaways... Day 6 creative genius - LeVar Burton. I know LeVar...

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Tim Ferriss – Learning From 30 Days of Creative Genius

Tim Ferriss – Learning From 30 Days of Creative Genius

This month I decided to watch the video interviews on CreativeLive by Chase Jarvis and get some daily inspiration, motivation and wisdom. I've decided to blog about the series, logging my thoughts and takeaways... Day 4 creative genius - Tim Ferriss. I have heard of...

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Marie Forleo – Learning From 30 Days of Creative Genius

Marie Forleo – Learning From 30 Days of Creative Genius

This month I decided to watch the video interviews on CreativeLive by Chase Jarvis and get some daily inspiration, motivation and wisdom. I've decided to blog about the series, logging my thoughts and takeaways... Day 3 creative genius - Marie Forleo. I've been a fan...

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Seth Godin – Learning From 30 Days of Creative Genius

Seth Godin – Learning From 30 Days of Creative Genius

This month I decided to watch the video interviews on CreativeLive by Chase Jarvis and get some daily inspiration, motivation and wisdom. I've decided to blog about the series, logging my thoughts and takeaways... Day 2 creative genius - Seth Godin. Super famous -...

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Mark Cuban – Learning From 30 Days of Creative Genius

Mark Cuban – Learning From 30 Days of Creative Genius

This month I decided to watch the video interviews on CreativeLive by Chase Jarvis and get some daily inspiration, motivation and wisdom. I've decided to blog about the series, logging my thoughts and takeaways... Day 1 creative genius - Mark Cuban. Impressive resume....

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Learning From 30 Days of Creative Genius

Learning From 30 Days of Creative Genius

Creatives, need a genius to help you ignite your passions? You better sign up for the FREE video series 30 Days of Genius at CreativeLive! * Please note the links to CreativeLive are affiliate links. That means if you purchase after clicking through, I might receive a...

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Thoughts on Reading Show Your Work! by Austin Kleon

Thoughts on Reading Show Your Work! by Austin Kleon

With the Pattern Observer Book Club members, this month (or rather in one day) I finished reading Show Your Work! 10 Ways to Share Your Creativity and Get Discovered by Austin Kleon. * Please note this post has affiliate links. That means if you purchase after...

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Springtime Journaling Cards Free Printable

Springtime Journaling Cards Free Printable

Happy Spring to everyone! Just a friendly notice that I've released a set of journaling cards - totally screaming springtime cuteness, don't you think? It's a freebie included in my guest post on DigiscrapHQ about printing digital supplies. Definitely check out my...

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I heart Printables Facebook Group

I heart Printables Facebook Group

The idea came to me and instead of over analyzing the thought, I decided to just go for it. I started a Facebook group to share links to printables for all of us crafty folks! The idea is to share quality designed printables (ahem, like my own) and build up a...

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Thoughts on Reading The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up

Thoughts on Reading The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up

As part of the Pattern Observer Book Club, we dove into a #1 New York Times best-seller all about decluttering and organizing. The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up * Please note this post has affiliate links. That means if you purchase after clicking through, I might...

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Bullet Journal Newbie

Bullet Journal Newbie

Bullet journaling is all the rage now, but it's been around for many years. I remember stumbling upon the website and watching the video, but my brain just sort of shut off with the explanation, as simple as it might be... I thought, "Oif, I don't want to learn...

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Infinite Possibilities + Printables on Petit A Petit Blog

Infinite Possibilities + Printables on Petit A Petit Blog

My contributing post on the Petit a Petit blog is an inspiring art print riffing off the "infinity and beyond" theme. I also included a coordinating set of printable stationery in celebration of April National Letterwriting month. Visit the infinite possibilities post...

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Instantly Italy Interview + Free Printable

Instantly Italy Interview + Free Printable

It is pretty amazing how the internet can connect so many of us today. I was pleasantly surprised to virtually meet Cinzia from InstantlyItaly.com and was happy to participate in her interview blog series of expats living in Italy. You can hop on over to the post to...

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Quotes from Big Magic by Elizabeth Gilbert

Quotes from Big Magic by Elizabeth Gilbert

Continuing with Pattern Observer's Book Club was really easy since I already was reading the book chosen for February. I'm hoping to develop a regular habit of reading in following the book club (albeit passively). I'm not always participating in the discussions,...

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Letting Go of Nonexistent Rules

Letting Go of Nonexistent Rules

Even though the majority of my time is spent taking care of my two little kids, there are often lulls when my mind wanders off, but I can't physically go off and do something. I often long to go upstairs to my studio and get creative... but I can't leave them alone....

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Are you a copycat artist?

Are you a copycat artist?

I've blogged about the topic of copycats in the past and I wanted to bring it up again after seeing this post on instagram by Elizabeth Olwen. It's always been a huge topic for creatives and you can't help but be faced by the issue in your creative life, whether you...

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Feeling Scrapbook Rusty… but A-Okay

Feeling Scrapbook Rusty… but A-Okay

So it's been a while since I've really had the time to sit down and just scrapbook a layout, start to finish. I admit that I'm rusty... oh so much, it's quite frustrating. I'm feeling like I should know how to make scrapbook pages that I personally love, but why isn't...

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Scrapbook Memory Keeping 2016

Scrapbook Memory Keeping 2016

This year I decided to use an A4 presentation book to store my scrapbook pages since it's super easy to slip layouts in the booklet of page protectors. It's much more affordable than any other official scrapbooking album and it does the job. I don't mind the office...

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Memory Keeping Update

Memory Keeping Update

My sad little update for my scrapbooking effort is that I've been caught up with everything else and unable to finish any of my scrapbook  layouts. I've printed a lot of photos and stacked up some ephemera, but nothing completed! I even signed up for Layout A...

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Quotes from The Creative Habit by Twyla Tharp

Quotes from The Creative Habit by Twyla Tharp

Joining in with Pattern Observer's Book Club meant I was finally able to dive back into reading more this past January. I seem to go in and out of voraciously devouring books - into getting too busy to allow time for reading at all. I'm hoping to replace that...

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My Puuurfect Cat-Themed Printables on Petit A Petit Blog

My Puuurfect Cat-Themed Printables on Petit A Petit Blog

I'm proud to announce that I've joined Petit A Petit and Family and will be blogging there once a month with happy mail printables for you to enjoy!  Be inspired and get creative, whether in sewing, parenting, photography or crafting (or all of the above really)....

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Creative Challenges into Creative Habits

Creative Challenges into Creative Habits

I blogged about my daily doodle challenge for this year and I'm still going strong posting (almost) daily on instagram. There have been busy days when I forget or get to busy, but I can quickly pick up the habit again or sometimes I'm just not able to post but I still...

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Doodle A Day Challenge for 2016

Doodle A Day Challenge for 2016

This year I'm taking on the challenge to create a doodle a day and post it online for accountability. At first, it might seem a bit silly because if you create for a living, you probably already create every day (or almost every day). You don't really need to be...

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Good Bye 2015, Hello 2016

Good Bye 2015, Hello 2016

The days are long, but the years are short. - Gretchen Rubin There are many days throughout the year that seem to drag on endlessly, especially since I work from home and suffer from lack of connection with fellow peers. But then the year seems to pass by in a...

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Need Coffee Printable

Need Coffee Printable

Need coffee, just about right now?! I often get that craving and suddenly the battle of should I or should I not ensues! Even when I'm super busy, trying to juggle mom life, work life and creative life all together... I try to find a few minutes to play in my art...

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Memory Book Pages Update – Sept, Oct, Nov 2015

Memory Book Pages Update – Sept, Oct, Nov 2015

I'm catching up on my memory keeping, printing photos from the last few months and putting it all together in my memory book for this year. As suspected, my album is just getting way too thick! I knew this was going to happen, but I wanted to try. I have this fixation...

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