Through the years

On September 7th, Green Door Studio will have officially been open for 3 years. We started out on this crazy adventure after I was laid off from my job. I had always dreamed of having my own business, and my mom was out of her mind enough to be a willing participant. Since then, I …

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Just a note…

Thanks for stopping by on this wonderful Thanksgiving day! This is my last post as guest designer for Dreamweaver Stencils this month. I enjoyed my stint this month and had so much fun playing with Dreamweaver Stencils. The Dream Team challenge you to be especially "Thankful and Thoughtful" during this month. Link your creations with …

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Cherish life’s glittery moments …

I know you may be tiring of all my DIY ornaments but please suffer through one more with me. I just can't seem to get enough of them lately and when I finish one - or sometimes while working on one - thoughts of how I will decorate the next one are already running through …

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Lovin’ this little box …

I love looking at blogs where the artist creates adorable little gift boxes. I think gift boxes are such a lovely and fun way to present a gift to someone - in addition to the gift inside they also get to enjoy or reuse the box it came in! I've never really tried to make …

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A simple ‘Thank You’ is all it takes …

Have you ever received that little gift during the holidays from a friend or co-worker you weren't expecting it from? It seems to happen periodically and it can catch us off-guard and unprepared. Years ago I would feel very awkward about accepting it and not giving a gift in return, but as I grow older, …

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Terracotta pots decked out in silvery bliss…

This is one of four pots I recently worked on for my Art Glitter blog post today. I was inspired by a photo I seen on Pinterest recently - four little pots in a wired carry tote. I already had an old tote I just kept hanging on to - just in case. I purchased …

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