Freebie Friday – Echo Park Paper

Stacked Blocks by Shellye McDaniel

Happy Friday! Thank you for joining me for another edition of Freebie Friday. This week, we will be looking at the Little Man Collection from Echo Park Paper.   I absolutely love this collection by Lori Whitlock. I am a huge fan of every single one of the different patterned papers in this collection. My […]


Sundays With Lorraine

Welcome to Weekly Scrapper! It makes me smile knowing that you’ve found some “ME” time to get your craft on. Sundays are special to me because this is the time that I get to share my passion for crafting with you when we’re not at a Scrapbook Expo. So sit back, relax, and enjoy today’s inspiration. So Rad Frame […]

Saturday’s Inspiration: Beautiful projects and Valentine’s Day creations

Love Love Love

Good morning, my crafty friends! I hope you are enjoying a nice relaxing weekend. Valentine’s Day is approaching rapidly so here are a few love-themed projects I wanted to share with you. Love Love Love by Amy Sheffer What’s not to love about this adorable heart card designed by Amy Sheffer? This is such a […]

An Accomplished Mini Album

Do you share my love of mini albums? Then you are going to love today’s inspiration piece designed by the very talented Shellye McDaniel, author of the Papered Cottage Blog. Not only is this mini album “Oh, so cute!” but it also comes together in no time when you use Authentique’s Accomplished Collection along with their coordinating Card Making […]

You Were Meant To…

Do you share a love of mini albums? The thing that really floats my boat about mini albums is the instant gratification. I love my 12X12 albums – don’t get me wrong, but they are an eve- evolving long term project where I know I can crank out a mini album in one sitting. I also […]


The 4th of July is always a big celebration and a great time to be surrounded by The Red, White, and Blue, along with everything that it stands for.  Once again we have a fabulous 4th of July home decor project from Shellye McDaniel.  Shellye is such an amazing design team member for Authentique.  I […]

Promise Egg House

This adorable Egg House really got me excited for Spring and in the mood for Easter.  I can’t wait to make one of these and have it sit out on a table.  Can you imagine after making this what your friends will say?  You will be known as the most creative person ever!  Authentique did […]