In an earlier post, I showed two cards inspired by Alison Manning over at New England Stamper, and her blog entry 5 Ways to Use Patterned Paper. Here is another:
Sunday, January 31, 2010
Tuesday, January 26, 2010
Sunday, January 24, 2010
One of my many email subscriptions is to a message service called Inspiration Peak (http://www.inspirationpeak.com/. A few times a week, I receive an inspirational quotation. A recent message was from Norman Vincent Peale, author of the old chestnut The Power of Positive Thinking.
Sorry, I don't know who makes the cactus and buffalo stamps. They're from one of the first sets I ever bought (foam mounted), and I brought them along because they fit the Southwest theme here in Palm Springs. Hmmm. Maybe the set is called The Southwest.
Friday, January 22, 2010
Wednesday, January 20, 2010
My next attempt was inspired by Susan Raihala's blog, Simplicity, and her New Year's entry.(http://simplicitybylateblossom.blogspot.com/2010/01/happy-new-year.html. In her entry, she describes the idea of choosing a word for 2010. This word would become my personal "theme" for the year. She got me thinking about it anyway, and it inspired this journal page.
I have chosen Optimistic, or maybe I should say that it has chosen me, because I haven't come up with anything better.