Present Participle List for February 2018

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Wow. It’s been a while since I’ve done a list of ing words that illustrate what’s been going on in my life. Shall we? Waiting on lots of schools. How did life go by this quickly in that at present, we are waiting to find out how many law schools offer admission to my daughter (so far there have been … Read More

Cathy ZielskePresent Participle List for February 2018

Hero Arts 2018 Catalog Blog Hop + Giveaway!

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I’m so happy to be taking part today in the Hero Arts 2018 Catalog Blog Hop today! If you are arriving here from Yana Smakula’s website (and yes, she is an AMAZING act to follow!), I welcome you warmly to my little corner of the internet and will share my simple card with you! My card for today features the … Read More

Cathy ZielskeHero Arts 2018 Catalog Blog Hop + Giveaway!

Card Video: Made with Love by Gina K Designs (a gorgeous set and an imperfectly perfect card share)

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A few weeks ago I shared a card I made on my Instagram account after watching a Gina K. Designs video on embossing and alcohol markers. A post shared by CZ Design (@czdesign) on Feb 3, 2018 at 7:20am PST I had a few questions asking about which markers I used, and by the time I shared the image I … Read More

Cathy ZielskeCard Video: Made with Love by Gina K Designs (a gorgeous set and an imperfectly perfect card share)

Scrapbook Your Year, Pages for January 2018

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Happy new year, y’all! (Well, at least from a year-long, memory-keeping kind of place!) Today I’m sharing my January pages from my Scrapbook Your Year memory keeping approach. This will start the third complete year I’ve used the system behind my e-course, and I gotta tell ya: I love this approach. It’s simple and yet it really does help me … Read More

Cathy ZielskeScrapbook Your Year, Pages for January 2018

Hybrid Scrapbook Page Share + Process Video: Magnificent

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Oh, it feels good to make a hybrid layout, my crafty friends! Yes, I still scrapbook. No, not with the frequency that I once did, but saving photos and stories I want to remember will always be a passion of mine and today’s page celebrates that very love. My darling first born just returned from a month abroad and I … Read More

Cathy ZielskeHybrid Scrapbook Page Share + Process Video: Magnificent

Free 3 x 4 Card Download: Respect the Hog Updated for 2018

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Back in 2014, I was designing lots of fun freebies in the form of 3 x 4 printables. Today, in honor of Groundhog Day, I’m bringing one back, updated for 2018. Click on the image above to enjoy all that is the CZ Groundhog Day celebration in card form. PDF printable and JPEG files are included. You don’t need Photoshop … Read More

Cathy ZielskeFree 3 x 4 Card Download: Respect the Hog Updated for 2018

My Fit Recap for January 2018 (and yes, you can still join my class!)

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Hello February! I’ve now got one month under my belt in the new year and one of my focuses for 2018—and every year—is to take care of me on every level. Fit 2018 kicked off last month and January saw me doing two things: being sick, and traveling. But mostly, it was just being sick. Oh, it was nothing too … Read More

Cathy ZielskeMy Fit Recap for January 2018 (and yes, you can still join my class!)

Watercoloring with Zig Clean Color Real Brush Markers + a free printable swatch chart

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You know what they say, right? Another day, another crafty tool to covet? Well I decided to splurge last week on a 48-count box of Zig Clean Color Real Brush markers and holy paint balls, I am so glad that I did.  The card I created above was the result of just playing around with the pens and I was … Read More

Cathy ZielskeWatercoloring with Zig Clean Color Real Brush Markers + a free printable swatch chart

Scrapbook Your Year for 2017, a video walk-through of my printed album

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My 2017 book of memories arrived over the weekend, and I’m excited to share a short video walk-through with you of the finished album. I am amazed each year—and this is the fourth digital year-long book project I’ve created—at the quality of the printing from AdoramaPix.com. My book is comprised of roughly 4 pages per month for a total of … Read More

Cathy ZielskeScrapbook Your Year for 2017, a video walk-through of my printed album

Card Video: Die cut sentiment + embossing

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Oh, mama! Does it ever feel good to have both hands back into the crafty vibe! I’m still working on getting some of the strength back in the hand that broke, but it’s getting stronger all the time and that is a good thing. Today, I’m happy to share a new card that was inspired by my friend and a … Read More

Cathy ZielskeCard Video: Die cut sentiment + embossing