Post written by : Marci Bensing

Marci Hello!  I really had fun making these Artist Trading Cards, very different from other cards I have created.  I loved the mini houses and created the cards around them!  This set of cards will be traded with others all over this country later this year.  So-you still have 2 WEEKS for join this month’s Read more ..

Marci Hello! I have been traveling back and forth to Florida quite a bit this past year helping my mother.  While there last month, I was lucky enough to be able to join in for 2 classes with Julie Nutting.  Here, I have combined my love of those “dolls” with my love of CREATIVE EMBELLISHMENTs Read more ..

Marci Bensing Hello!  I have a set of “Rock ‘n Roll” Artist Trading Cards (ATCs) here today. These will be swapped with other ATC creators- these all in the USA!  Check out the monthly challenge at here -you have 2 more weeks to join in for a chance to win $50 in fabulous products!  Thanks for Read more ..

Marci Bensing Hello!   My grandsons, particularly Talan lives and breathes NERF products-I don’t know where that came from but for this past Christmas, that was ALL he wanted!  A place to have fun and use the NERF guns opened last year near us-DARTS OF WAR-it has become a huge hit and they are already expanding.  Read more ..

Marci Bensing Hello!  Yes, I am doing a SNOW page.  Funny thing is that this was a major snowstorm in March!  We don’t usually have snow at all in March, let alone 4 snowstorms that month!  Anyway, the kids have fun so I captured that fun for my project here at CREATIVE EMBELLISHMENTS.  This is Read more ..

Marci Bensing Hello….I know! -> I can’t help it! If you have grandchildren, they are THE CUTEST RIGHT?!?!?!!!! Well, Brian and Talan sure are my cuties! Here they are last Thanksgiving in their adorable ties/jeans in front of our fireplace.  I LOVE everything hearts so this was an opportunity to use A LOT of them Read more ..

Thanks to all who took the time to play along!! AND THE WINNER IS…………………. Congrats Wendy!!! Please email me at to get your voucher code.   Happy May friends!! It’s already time for another challenge!! I have decided since there has been very little challenge entries on FB I am just going to move Read more ..

Marci Bensing Hello!  YEP! I am finally getting around to doing the actual Christmas Card we received from my little grandsons; I “scrap” it every year!  This year the whole family joined the card-which I LOVED! I make pages all throughout the year; it really doesn’t matter to me what the topic is, in fact Read more ..

Marci Bensing Hello!  My almost 5 year old niece, Marrah, got into my car and said, ” Aunt Marc’, take my picture with my doll, Betsy and make a scrapbook page!”  Well, I complied! LOL!  I  truly love the products here  at Creative Embellishments and it’s a total pleasure to be on this design team.  If you have Read more ..

Marci Bensing Hello!  thanks for stopping by today! This is my son, Kevin, playing with a band-his greatest love is all things music.  Doing musical pages is fun especially with the great chipboard (etc) products here at  Creative Embellishments.  You have 3 more days to join in this month’s challenge!! Hope to see you there! I Read more ..