Crafting Happiness

Imaginisce and Xyron Creativity

Projects designed with Imaginisce and Xyron by Jen Goode

This week Xyron and Imaginisce have teamed up to share creative ideas to use both of their products. I’ve created a few different projects and shared the ideas along with tutorials to make two of the projects. Check out my creative ideas using the Good Dog Collection from Imaginisce and Xyron. Read more about these […]

A Pretty Wedding Card DIY for World Card Making Day

DIY Wedding card by Jen Goode

Today is World Card Making day and I have a small handful of hand made cards I’ve created to participate in the fun. I’ll come back later on and show you how you can make your own cards super easy. For now, I wanted to share my favorite of the bunch, this wedding themed card. […]

Picnic Time printable invitation

Printable picnic invitation by Jen Goode

Inspired by this month’s Designer Crafts Connection picnic theme, I created a picnic themed invitation. You can download and print this digital art to use for your own picnic party! One version has the invitation text while a second version is blank so you can write in whatever you’d like. It’s time to get outside […]

Journaling, a Designer Connection Challenge

Child drawing of a person

This month’s Designer Challenge is about Journaling, if only I had enough time to sit and capture the moments, I’d have something fabulous to show you. However, the past few months I have been working hard to start and finish a number of projects and portfolio pages for the upcoming Craft and Hobby Association show. […]

Making Sock Monkeys and Penguins

Sock Monkey and penguin by Jen Goode

I joined in with a new challenge… make a sock monkey with the help of Ana and Megan Araujo from When Creativity Knocks. They’ve put together a fantastic video tutorial called  Sock Monkey’s Go BanAnas.  It’s a fun, step by step how to build your sock monkey DVD plus printed patterns using the Original Rockford […]

Flip Pal challenge and kids art creations

Handmade cards featuring kids art scanned with a Flip Pal mobile scanner

This week I participated in a challenge using the Flip Pal™ mobile scanner. I’m in holiday gift making mode right now and I love to create things with my kids’ art for others in the family to enjoy. So, I combined the two and came up with hand made greeting cards featuring kid’s art. This […]

DIY notecards with Digital Holiday Stamps designed by Jen Goode

Handmade notecards featuring art by Jen Goode

If you’re thinking about making your own holiday cards, gift tags or other seasonal crafty creations, I have a lovely selection of holiday themed digital stamps now available. There are poinsettias, gingerbread men, carolers and even a cute penguin. You can create a wide variety of paper crafts and mix media projects using these images. […]

Clay wall hanging flower pots

Clay wall hanging flower pot by Jen Goode

Here’s a new product challenge from Eileen Hull. This project features her new Caddy die by Sizzix embellished with custom shapes from Epiphany Crafts. I love this caddy shape and the countless uses for this particular die. When I first saw it I immediately thought flower pots. The shape is not too big, so it’s […]