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My Favorite Fall Colors

My Favorite Fall Colors

I. LOVE. FALL.! I am so excited to be on the verge of my favorite time of year! I can't wait to pull out my hunter's jacket, rust-colored trenchcoat and my jean jacket - plus, well, JEANS!
On the CASE: Big, Bold & Gold

On the CASE: Big, Bold & Gold

I use Social Media to find trends... It's easy to get sucked into the vortex of Pinterest or Instagram. That's why I use it for a very targeted reason - to find current trends!
Festive Friday: Black & Gold Watercolor Hello

Festive Friday: Black & Gold Watercolor Hello

Welcome back for another Festive Friday! We made a major shake-up at  Festive Friday! The Design Team really likes the idea of a challenge centered around fun and unusual holidays and festivities. But...
Masculine Anniversary Cards Featured on Scrapbook.com

Masculine Anniversary Cards Featured on Scrapbook.com

I'm excited to share that I have some new projects PUBLISHED on Scrapbook.com! All month, Scrapbook.com is celebrating its 20th Anniversary, so, they asked me to come up with a few anniversary card ideas for guys.
Hello!

Hello!

Welcome to the Retreat! I’m a full-time web maintenance/design/support business owner (along with my husband, Brian, we own Integrant Services, LLC.) BUT, when I want to escape from computer pixels, I head on down to my Retreat and papercraft for hours on end.

I love inspiring and sharing with you, and helping you gain confidence in the art of papercrafting. YOU are an artist – So, what are you waiting for? Grab your favorite stamps, paper and ink, and share your creativity with the world!

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