Archive | November, 2011
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Designing Life through Home Decor

30 Nov

Designing Life through Home Decor

I began crafting as a child with my mother. She’d have us painting pots and glueing with hot glue guns. The smell of ecalyptus brings back so many memories.

Modern, Chic, Country, Sassy, Fun

29 Nov

Modern, Chic, Country, Sassy, Fun

I am a stay at home mom and a gardening, canning, crafting, kind of girl. I have 2 toddlers that are a crazy full time job, and love showing them my passions, to inspire them to have their own.

Personalised Luxury Handmade Greeting Cards

28 Nov

Personalised Luxury Handmade Greeting Cards

Two years ago, I pursauded my husband to design me a website, ever since we have both been working really hard in our spare time to get it up and running. In Feb 2011 it was finally ready and Looney Lizard Creations was launched!

Unique, Trendy, Classic, Young and Fresh

27 Nov

Unique, Trendy, Classic, Young and Fresh

Handmade is something you can appreciate rather that take advantage of. You would treat something handmade more precious than something you bought at Walmart.

nature + photography + practical = me

26 Nov

nature + photography + practical = me

Nature and practicality. The great outdoors inspire and enrich my soul with the beauty and majesty of it all. And practicality is my middle name – so I love to find practical ways to use things. So here the two get married together in a great partnership.

Changing Glass to Art by Fire

25 Nov

Changing Glass to Art by Fire

I love nature and especially sea life. I study pictures and watch lots of nature shows and visit the Zoo and Aquarium to get ideas. Some time ideas seam to just come out of the blue. One idea always leads to others. I love it!

Art You Can Eat Off Of

24 Nov

Art You Can Eat Off Of

Living in a seaside town and the local’s love/hate relationship with seagulls! Also, scary films inspire me because of the way they use fear and humour.

Christmas Card Facts

24 Nov

Now that you’ve had a chance to fill up on all those Thanksgiving Day goodies – it’s time to start thinking about your handmade holiday cards!

Special thanks to Dan over at MOO cards for sending over this festive infographic on all things Christmas Card. (Click to enlarge)

Happy Holidays!

MOO Christmas Cards

Fun Prints with Retro Flavor

23 Nov

Fun Prints with Retro Flavor

I try to buy most gifts from the artist or maker as much as possible. I try to either buy locally or online directly from the maker when I can. It’s such a wonderful sub-economy, and so much more meaningful that way. Not to mention the incredible variety that is just not available in the mass market commercial world.

Soft Warm Hand Knit Scarves

22 Nov

Soft Warm Hand Knit Scarves

My mom taught me how to knit when I was in highschool. I can still remember the first patch of knitting I did, it was very bad! But with years of practice I can know knit a scarf in 24 hours and can do it without looking!

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