greeting card diy (+ my first ever .gif!)

greeting card diy | et ceteraI love to do things with my hands other than type and click. In the kitchen, I love to crack eggs, whisk brownie batter, knead bread, etc. When it comes to crafting, I love to cut paper, use rubber stamps, and tape things together.

It would be great to be able to buy fun supplies all of the time and have a well stocked arsenal, but that just can’t happen. I do my best to make do with what I have on hand- some blank kraft paper cards + envelopes, a pack of construction paper from Target, a few rolls of washi tape, some stamps, plenty of Sharpies… things like that.

So, as long as you have a few pieces of construction paper, a pair of scissors, and a roll of tape (or glue), you can make this card! Continue reading

font love / 01

fonts_01How about a little font roundup for your Monday?

Downloading new fonts is kind of a hobby of mine. I have never spent a penny on them, opting instead to search sites like Font Squirrel because… at this point in my life I’d rather buy coffee than letters. I do however have a small wish list of paid fonts to invest in someday :)

Anyways, all four of the fonts above are new discoveries. I love them all, but especially Glamor. I hope you’ll find them useful!

Click on the links below to download the fonts…