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Thank You Card

 Hey Everyone! It's officially Summer and I feel it! I've been busy, busy, busy this month with Mother's Day, Outdoor Vending Events, and preparing my Summer Clothing Line! Which are all great things! :) Today I would like to quickly share with you a card I designed for my sister Zina. She needed a Thank You Card for a male friend of hers.  This is what I came up with!     If you are interested I used Craft Smith Paper Pad Indigo Gold for creating the card.  Thanks for stopping by! Peace and Much Appreciation, Lecretia  

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Card Box for Baby Shower! 12 Step Tutorial Included

  Hey Beautiful Ladies! One of my favorite type of parties to get invited to are baby showers! There is something very special about watching family come together, to celebrate the anticipated arrival of a new baby, and give blessings to a woman on her way to motherhood!  I like seeing how rooms are transformed into intimate gatherings in a home or huge parties in a rented space! I enjoy playing the creative baby games, looking at the unique decorations, and watching how special cultural traditions are incorporated into the event. With all the possible differences between one baby shower and another, one thing that remains the same, is the overwhelming feeling of joy and happiness!     When I found...

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Baby Shower Purse Card

  Hey Ladies! I wanted to share with you a few pictures of a Mini Purse Card. I call it "Mini" because it's about 1 inch tinier than my original Purse Cards.   I decided to use the Purse as my gift box for a friends baby shower.  At first I was going to make a pair of baby booties and place them in the center. Then I though it would be even better to make a custom pair after babies arrival. So I put a note card inside with details on how to design shoes. (Not shown)   I loved how it turned out! I used bright, soft colors to represent her femininity and giving birth to a spring/summer...

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Mother's Day Gift: Purse Cards

  Hi! : ) Guess what?! In Chicago it is officially Spring Time!  Spring & Summer are my favorite seasons!  I love watching the transition of plants from winter blandness to bountiful & bright colors! Spring & Summer also bring with it Fun Events like Family Parties, Outdoor Concerts, Weddings, Grilling, Gardening, & Trips to the Park! Love it!  What's your favorite part of the Spring/Summer Season? Spring also means Mother's Day is around the corner and in the Card Making Business that means it's time to get Busy!! Therefore, I'm designing cards early this year, so I don't stress myself out & I have enough inventory for my fabulous customers! I Especially wanted to start creating my Fan Favorite Mother's...

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