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…

Creativity: Day 3

Grace and I are on our third day of the 30 Days of Creativity challenge. The good news for you is that it does not officially start until June, so you still have time to sign up yourself! Today, Grace made a fish pond game (with a little bit of help) and I made a…