Garden Entrance Art and Distressed Frame Tutorial

Here’s A distressed frame tutorial, creating a distressed look with a pop of color underneath. The Flea Market is such a great place. I picked up 8 great little frames for 5 dollars! So, of course a fun project is in order!  I used4 of the frames and mixed them together with a wooden, painted […]

Printable Vintage Scarf Inspired Scrapbooking Background Patterns

FREE download – Printable Vintage Scarf Inspired Scrapbooking Background Patterns These patterns were influenced by a few beautiful, vintage scarves I found, that belonged to my grandmother. Read more about the inspiration:  Color Inspiration – Vintage Scarves   I will make special request patterns for people, or if there’s a pattern you would like to see, […]

Printable St. Patrick’s Day Scrapbooking Background Patterns

FREE download – Printable St. Patrick’s Day Scrapbooking Background Patterns   St. Patrick’s Day is one of my FAVORITE holidays. (With a last name like O’Connor, it has to be!) These patterns were created using Adobe Illustrator.  This is for personal use only, please do not resell my giveaways.     I will make special […]

St. Patrick’s Day Pop Up Card Tutorial and pattern

Kiss Me! I’m Irish… Actually, I really am Irish and St. Patrick’s Day has ALWAYS been one of my favorite holidays. From step dancing to green beer, St. Patrick’s Day can be one rowdy occasion! This year I want to send some St. Patrick’s day cheer to some of the less “rowdy” Irish in my […]

Printable “Sweets” Scrapbooking Background Patterns

FREE download – Printable “Sweets” Scrapbooking Background Patterns   Last year I hand illustrated a series of “sweets”. I had never used them for anything, so I thought… “why let such a sweet little design go to waste!” so I turned them into scrapbooking paper background for anyone to enjoy. This is for personal use […]