Post written by : Marci Bensing

HELLO, this is Marci.  It’s only about a month away but SCHOOL will be starting before you know it! I created these ARTIST TRADING CARDS (ATCs) for a “School” category swap and for -> CREATIVE EMBELLISHMENTS.  I SO LOVE the products: they are cute, fun and so reasonably priced! Hopefully you can join in for this month’s challenge Read more ..

Hello everyone!  I have a set of ATCs (Artist Trading Cards) in a music theme-“YOU ROCK” (yes we do!!!). Here is what I used on these cards (which will be traded with people all over the world!) (click & go right to the product->) Music notes border:  I cut it up, used black ink and then a Read more ..

Hello to all!   This is my first ever tag-I was intrigued and had such fun with the large (10″ x 5″) chippie tag. That black & white background  is actually scripted tissue paper! Then… CREATIVE EMBELLISHMENTS PRODUCTS: (click & go!) Clock face : I sprayed the clock face with COLOR BLOOM Antique Gold Timeless:  I used that same spray Read more ..

Hello!  I made this for a friend as her granddaughter just celebrated her First Holy Communion. You still have 6 more days to join the MONTHLY CHALLENGE for a chance to win $50 in their wonderful products! HOPE YOU CAN JOIN US!  I was intrigued by the multiple sizes of the NESTED RECTANGLES and thought Read more ..

Hello everyone! This is Marci.  My sister in law, Marion & I went to Florida to visit my mother last month for a week.  We went to a wonderful restaurant on the water called Two Georges.  Since the memory was fresh, I really enjoyed making this page of my sister-in-law-it was easy to bring out the feeling Read more ..

Hello to all!  Today I have a layout of me & my grandsons, Brian & Talan (they call me “Gammy”).  I got tickets for the live show of PAW PATROL.  We, along with their mother, took the speedline over to Philadelphia to see the show- THE SPEEDLINE WAS A SHOW IN ITSELF!  The wonderment in Read more ..

Hello!  I am joining you today with a layout I did after my niece slept over -her 1st night EVER away from her parents!  We ended our time together at the toy store buying a new “dolly”.  Marrah is a living doll herself! ***You still have 11 days to join in the monthly challenge for a chance Read more ..

Hello !-this is Marci  It’s the middle of March!-You have time to join in to the monthly challenge at -> (click & go right there!) CREATIVE EMBELLISHMENTS for a chance to win $50 in these fabulous products!  Today I have created a page of my sweet little grandson, last summer.  I promised him an ice cream cone-this Read more ..

Hello everyone! This is Marci and today I have a set of ATCs (Artist Trading Cards) using the large unicorn from-> CREATIVE EMBELLISHMENTS products.  These were such fun to create.  I used all different chalk inks as well as glossy accents,  microbeads, and a small gear on the unicorns. The background of these ATCs are made from embossed Read more ..

Hello! As is most often the case, here is a page I created for -> CREATIVE EMBELLISHMENTS with MY GRANDSONS for a change! (LOL!) They are the best subjects, I just cannot help myself! We went to see “SING”-such a cute movie!  (be sure to check the monthly challenge–you have until 3-31-17 to join in for Read more ..

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