Sunday, November 8, 2009

My very first post!

Welcome to my blog! My advice to you is "never say never!" This is the last thing I thought I'd be doing, but my mind has been changed, so here we go!

I'll start this blog by posting some of my favorite cards, usually created as a result of a challenge at the Hero Arts Blog each week. Who knows what it will evolve into over time?

Making cards gives me much joy and a creative outlet in my life. Here is a card I made recently, using a little set of Hero Arts SparkleClear stamps. It reflects the coming season, and uses a sentiment that I have adopted as a motto for my life, to find joy everyday. I hope you try to do the same.

birdhouse tag

14 comments:

  1. Woo Hoo so so proud of you SisTA! I can't believe you are now an official blogger!! Woop Woop!!!!!! I'll do what ever I can do to help!!! So so happy for you!! AND your first posting is AMAZING!!!!!!!! Hugs,Kathy

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  2. OMGOODNESS Lin!!!! Your blog looks fantastic ALREADY!!!! I am going to need YOUR help!!! LOVE your title and picture...so Lin!!!!

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  3. Well, wasn't it a piece of cake to start a blog!!? I'm so proud of you! What a DELIGHTFUL place you have here and I feel so welcomed , like how you welcomed me into the HA blog. Thank you , big sis/sistas!! Congrats on your blog!!

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  4. Lin, your blog is great even has a title (which is sooooo you by the way) - I have yet to figure that out!!
    Love your first post! Love to you too. :)

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  5. Hi Lin! LOVE your SWEET BLOG! I can tell that YOU are going to have FUN with it............I am going to reap the benefits of following it, since I haven't had much time for Flickr these days. Your little card is ADORABLE! I just LOVE the "SWEETNESS" of it, Lin. WOW! Great design and your colors certainly all work so well together. I'm looking forward to hearing more about your life and love of paper crafting/quilting. CONGRATS on your SWEET BLOG. Love, Karen

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  6. Welcome to the world of blogging, Lin! I'm happy to know a little more about you and I will be following you on this creative journey.
    Blessings to You!

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  7. Jill mentioned on her blog that you had started a blog so I had to come visit straight away. Congratulations Lin on your new blog!It looks wonderful! Love the card you started with - it's one of my favourites. Congrats again Lin. I'll be visiting again and again.

    Heather Maria

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  8. Congratulations and welcome to blogland :)

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  9. Congrats on your new blog, Lin! Great birdhouse card!

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  10. Lin, your quilts are beautiful and so are your cards. congratulations on your new blog.

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  11. Lin, Congrats on your new blog.... it's fun isn't it! Your quilts are amazing - off to check out the set on your FLICKR.

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  12. Hi Lin, I'm so glad you decided to blog. I am looking forward to seeing your new creations.

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  13. HI I am glad you decided on a blog i love your cards and you have given me inspiration since the first time i saw your cards on HA i don't blog or enter contests but give cards to friends and family and those in need of cheering up due to illness etc i had to wait till i retired to have the time to do this wonderful hobby

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  14. Your life's motto is a good one and a reminder for all of us! Love your blog, Lin.

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Thank you so much for your kind comments - they make my day!