2020 is coming to an end. Time to move forward to 2021 and start it off with POSITIVITY, KINDNESS AND HOPE!
This year wasn’t all bad for me. I tend to look at the positive side of things despite what we are currently facing in this world and this horrible-no-good-virus. So, positives…I got on, not one but TWO, design teams this year. The first one was in the beginning of 2020 with a company called You Artist in Israel. I took this opportunity to get my feet wet with being on a design team. The second team, which will go to mid 2021, is GRAPHIC 45… I was so excited when Graphic 45 announced that was I going to be one of their Brand Ambassadors. I have tried out every year for about 6 years. I finally got it. It has been fun.
There was a big disappointment this year for me and that was when I had to post-pone my wedding. I was in the middle of making my favors when covid 19 was getting strong and everything started to get cancelled. The wedding was originally schedule for April 2020, and we pushed it back to April 2021. I believe we will keep this date and not push it back again. We are ready to be married. Plus, I can’t wait to make a wedding album. I am ready to get back into the wedding spirit and start working on my favors again.
SOMETHING NEW… I tried something new this year and that was Copic Markers and found that I love Lawn Fawn products. I learned (and still learning) how to color with copics and creating cards with Lawn Fawn dies. I have been having fun coloring little critters.
Enough about me, it’s time to reflect on the projects I have created this year. As mentioned above, you will see more card posts in 2020 than any other year.
PROJECTS OF 2020
DETACHABLE PAGES III, LARGE VERSION
This was the third album in a series where pages can be removed from the album. For the Original Post, click HERE.
This was my first post with the new design team You Artists. For the Original Post, click HERE.
GRAPHIC 45’S POCKET, ENVELOPE & FOLDER MINI ALBUM
I love this little album. First, I love, love, love this paper collection. It is Farmhouse by Graphic 45. I also used G45’s Folder and envelope dies. The folders made perfect pages. So fun. For Original Post, click HERE.
GRAPHIC 45’S FOLDERS MINI ALBUM
This album is only using the folders from the G45 folder die. This was also a very fun and fast album to make. For Original Post, click HERE.
MAGIC IRIS AND DANDY DAY CARDS
ACCORDION MINI ALBUM
A project for You Artist. Original Post, click HERE.
BABY YODA AND MANDALORIAN CARDS
I love BABY YODA (Grogu), what can I say? Original Post, click HERE.
MOTHER’S DAY CARDS
Mother’s Day cards with Lawn Fawn. Original Post, click HERE.
CIRCUS EXPLOSION BOX
For You Artist design team. Original Post, click HERE.
BUTTERFLY KISSES AND STARRY NIGHT CARDS
Lawn fawn cards. Original Post, click HERE.
HOOK-N-LADDER MINI ALBUM
Removable pocket pages. I still love this paper. (I need to get more actually). Original Post, click HERE.
DIVIDER FOLDER MINI ALBUM
This album has a lot of neat stuff in it. I used Divider Folders as a base page and built on top of that. I packed this one pretty full. Love all the extra’s it has. Original Post, click HERE.
FAIRY “MAKE A WISH” CARDS
When Graphic 45 meets Lawn Fawn. I used Lawn Fawn’s Magic Iris die and created these Oh-So-Cute fairy cards. Original Post, click HERE.
FAIRY WINGS ATC BOX AND ALBUM
G45 has really cute boxes and albums that fit inside. I just decorated it using the Fairy Wings collection. So pretty. Original Post, click HERE.
MEDALLION CARDS AND TAGS
A cute technique using corner die. Original Post, click HERE.
DETACHABLE (SUPPLEMENTAL) PAGES MINI ALBUM
Made 2 supplemental pages for the original Detachable Pages Mini Album. This is my all time favorite Halloween paper. Original Post, click HERE.
I love me some S’mores. Original Post, click HERE.
LEVELED UP – BOARD BOOK
G45’s level up projects is when you take a Club 45 project and make it your own. Original Post, click HERE.
CABIN AND WOODLAND MINI ALBUM
The cabin’s roof opens up and the mini album goes inside. This cabin is awesome. I love the wood grain siding. Original Post, click HERE.
CHRISTMAS TIME CARDS
G45’s Christmas Cards. Original Post, click HERE.
CHRISTMAS CARDS USING LAWN FAWN
I made 4 cards using the Snow Globe Add-On to the Magic Iris die by Lawn Fawn. Original Post, click HERE.
THE END OF 2020
What will 2021 have in store for me? Wedding? More Cards? Awesome Projects? Teaching Classes?
How about all of the above?
I welcome 2021 with open arms.