These past two weekends have been so fun-filled and crazy I have been passing out ont he couch every night before my regular blogging. Sorry! I have techinques to share but those can wait until this Friday, when I plan to truly surely blog.

On Friday I cropped at The Scrappin' Table with some friends and had a blast! And then if that was not enough, a few of the gal cropping talked me into going to a crop at Scrapbook Oasis the next day for even more scrapping. Super fun times!

I finally finished up my “Walk In My Garden” book for my class at Collective Journey later this month:

“Walk In My Garden”
4×4 Mini Book
April 19, 2009
@ Collective Journey
Redlands, CA

There are tons of buttons, glimmer mist, and some really fun techniques to make this book special. I used Cosmo Cricket's Ever After paper line, lots of Quickutz flowers, and some Prima fibers and flowers to decorate the book. Each page contains quotes and poems all about children and gardens–perfect for a Mother's Day gift for mom or grandma (or even your daughter if she has lots of little ones). See you there!

ALSO, my fellow Zutter Zister Julie Kelley is in the running to win a ScrapBox organizational system for her stuff-she has no room is a totally mobile scrapper. She needs your vote to win! You can vote once a day until the contest ends. So please help out a fellow scrapper!! Her room is #36 of the rooms pictured so please vote for her HERE.

I hear sounds of the kids enjoying the new Wii games we got. They are on sale at Target, buy 2 get 1 free so we got 3 of course. So I'm off to play.

Happy Crafting!!

Author: Jennifer Priest

It started with jewelry, beading, sewing, home decor, painting, basket weaving, pottery, and cross-stitch. Marry that to an entrepreneurial spirit & at 9 years old a girl is selling her wares at craft fairs as far as her parents and grandparents would drive her. These days, Jennifer enjoys crafts of all genres from sewing to scrapbooking to jewelry with a little dabbling in the mixed media world. Her style is approachable and she wants everyone who sees her work to feel that they too can embrace creativity and make their home and life beautiful.

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4 thoughts on “I’m a bad blogger but hey, come check out my garden!

  1. Beautiful little book! Wish I was in CA to take your class!!!

    Posted on April 5, 2009 at 11:30 pm
  2. WOW- this mini album rocks! LOVE it- it definitely says Spring is here!

    Posted on April 6, 2009 at 4:19 pm
  3. Adorable as always! Where are you? Haven’t seen you in DAYS! Come play tomorrow.

    Posted on April 6, 2009 at 4:58 pm
  4. I love this… so super cute as always!

    Posted on April 12, 2009 at 8:28 pm