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October 2013

Surviving Elf on the Shelf (without losing your mind) | Pluckingdaisies.com

Today I was rummaging around the attic looking for a last-minute Halloween Costume when I happened upon a frightening sight!  Yes friends, there IS a Monster in my closet who goes by the name of “Elmer” AKA the Elf on the Shelf!  This is the thing of my nightmares.  Something I NEVER wanted to be […]

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Holiday Decorating with Die-Cuts a Paper Flower and Place Card tutorial for your next celebration! | Pluckingdaisies.com #Sizzix #RangerInk

Hello Friends!  I’m trying to get a jump-start on my Holiday Decorating.  Since the Holiday’s are right around the corner I wanted to get my Thanksgiving table decor out-of-the-way so I’ll have more time to focus on cooking and *ugh* cleaning :).  Today I’ll be sharing how you can create your own Holiday Decorations using […]

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Monster Party Photo Booth

by Amy Bowerman

Monster Party Photo Booth | Pluckingdaisies.com #DIYParty #Tutorial

Hey Everyone!  Today I have a monstrously fun photo booth tutorial to share with you.  It’s easy to create these cute Monster Party Photo Booth props for your Halloween party or birthday bash with only a few supplies.  As a bonus I’ll be showing you how to create a faux chalkboard Instagram sign so you […]

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Moon and Stars Pumpkin: Pumpkin Carving and Lighting Techniques | Pluckingdaisies.com #Sizzix #TimHoltz

Hi there!  I’ve been pumpkin carving up a storm the past few days and I have some really fun tips and techniques to share with you.  Today I’ll be sharing some easy ways to carve and add lighting effects to a pumpkin.  It’s easier than you think to create a groovy star light pumpkin like […]

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Share the Love: Stencil Girl Artists | Pluckingdaisies.com #StencilGirl

I had a fantastic artful weekend at Art is You in Stamford!  On Friday night I got to meet some of my favorite Artists and have dinner with some of the Designers and Creative team members of Stencil Girl.   Today I want to “Share the Love” and introduce you to the creative ladies and […]

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Hope is a thing with Feathers... |Pluckingdaisies.com #BCA #Clearsnap #MixedMedia #Zentangle

Hello hello, I have a very special mixed media project to share with you today in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness month.  My friend Jen Goode has just released a Hope Rollograph jumbo stamp wheel with Clearsnap.  She put together a fantastic blog hop featuring the new stamp, printables and fabulous prizes!   I have a printable of my […]

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Creative Chemistry 102

by Amy Bowerman

Creative Chemistry 102 | PluckingDaisies.com  #TimHoltz #RangerInk

Hello friends!  I’m 3 days into Creative Chemistry 102 and all I can say is WOW!  Holy techniques batman  If you aren’t familiar with Creative Chemistry it is an online Technique Class with Tim Holtz.  You need to take Creative Chemistry 101 before taking 102 but both classes are beyond reasonable and soooo worth it! […]

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DIY Mod Podge Monsters

by Amy Bowerman

DIY Mod Podge Monsters | Pluckingdaisies.com #HalloweenMP

The monsters are coming out from under the bed,  You won’t find them in your closet either.  This year monsters everywhere are enjoying the fresh air with a little help from Mod Podge!  These monsters won’t wilt when the weather gets rough they’re made for the outdoors.  With Mod Podge Outdoor and Stiffy it’s easy […]

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Trick or Treat Wand

by Amy Bowerman

Trick or Treat Wand | Pluckingdaisies.com #Sizzix #DistressGlitter #TimHoltz

It’s official, I’ve “caught” the Halloween spirit.  Today I have some Tricks to share with you on how to create this Trick or Treat wand.  You can create this project for one of your little goblins or to add to your Halloween home decor it’s simple to create with a few Sizzix Die Cuts, Distress […]

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Beers of the World Party

by Amy Bowerman

Beers of the World Party | Pluckingdaisies.com

Hi there!  How would you like to take a trip around the world today?  Well let’s go!  Today I’ll show you how to travel the world right in your own back yard.  You won’t need to pack a bag for this trip.  We are going to a “Beers of the World Party” and you are […]

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