Blitsy Blog Leap with Easy Watercolor and a $100 Giveaway

$100 Blitsy Giveaway at happyhourprojects.com

Hey friends!  Happy Monday!  Let’s kick off the week with something fun.  As you know, it’s LEAP DAY – that bonus day we get every 4 years.  So let’s celebrate with some bonus deals, steals and a great giveaway… sound good? What’s a Blog Leap? Okay, it’s just like a Blog Hop.  But being Leap […]

Watercolor Cards for Beginners

Watercoloring Made Easy at happyhourprojects.com

Hey friends!  I’ve been up to some different things in the studio the past couple days, inspired by some designers who are great with ink, doodling, painting, and more.  Watercolor is one of those things that I always found to be really beautiful, but really far out of my reach.  I accept I’m not good […]

Snowman KCup Crafts | Great Last-Minute Christmas Food Gifts

Holiday Food Gifts | Easy KCup Snowmen at www.happyhourprojects.com

Hey friends!  Um, who scheduled Christmas for four days from now?!?  My December is flying by!  I am excited, but I’m definitely on the last-minute gifts this week, and doing our traditional baking day.  As we put goodie trays together, I had an idea of a cute addition to add to my edible treats for […]

Handmade Christmas Card Ideas

Handmade Christmas Card Ideas at www.happyhourprojects.com | Embossing can make up a special-looking card in minutes - perfect for those last-minute ones you still want to give!

So… I’m a slacker this year.  I mean, I’m really trying to get ready for Christmas, but my daughter’s birthday was last weekend and our basement flooded and… the list goes on.  I didn’t send a big batch of cards this year, and instead, I’ve opted for making cards especially to send back to the […]

Bird Crazy Bird Cage Necklace

Bird Crazy Birdcage Necklace at www.happyhourprojects.com

So today’s project isn’t exactly a partridge in a pear tree, but if you’re on the Bird Crazy bandwagon, I’ve got a fun jewelry idea for you.  I love both paper crafting and jewelry making, and this is kind of a crossover project that will really get your wheels turning! Now, if you’re not (yet) […]

Glittering DIY Gift Boxes

Glittering Gift Boxes with Scotch® Brand at www.happyhourprojects.com #ad #CraftAmazing

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #CraftAmazing #CollectiveBias So, raise your hand if the holidays come with a little sparkle in your house!  My hand is up, and I’m going to show you a fun way to use scrapbook papers and Scotch® Expressions Tapes to create […]

Simple Pumpkin Handmade Card

Simple Handmade Pumpkin Cards at www.happyhourprojects.com

Okay show of hands: who’s all about pumpkin everything for fall?  That’s what I thought!  Pumpkins are iconic for autumn, and this simple die-cut card can send some fall cheer anyone’s way.  I assembled this little card in about 10 minutes with some of the new Rachael Bright dies for Sizzix, in non-traditional colors – […]