Cards for Birthdays

I’m not posting creative prayer practices on Mondays right now, because I’m working hard on the materials for the Creative Arts Retreat in Daily Life. But I thought it would be nice to post something creative to start off the week. So here are some of the invitations that Grace and I made for her…

Creativity Day 18 (26): Random Cards

I wanted to make a “Thinking of You” card tonight, and things weren’t quite working out.  I ended up with a fun, colorful border that seemed a little too cheery for my purposes–so I made that card a “Best Wishes” for a friend who recently got engaged. By this point I was getting a little…

Creativity Day 8: Card with Scraps

Today I created a card for a friend. I made the medallion with leftover strips of magazine pages from my envelope project.   The stamp is from Stampin’ Up. (It says: Impressed, Amazed, Inspired by You.) Believe it or not, Grace didn’t make anything today. She was too busy splashing in the pool with her…

Creativity: Day 7

I forgot to mention on Friday’s post that staying off of the computer (particularly Twitter, Facebook, and my blog) is part of my practice of Sabbath. So, I will be creating things on Sundays, but not posting them until Monday. My creation for day 6 can be found on the previous post.  Fun with watercolors…