Tuesday, May 11, 2010

Girl After My Own Heart

My sweet great niece is really into crafting.  
She's a girl after my own heart.
When she comes over for a visit, we disappear for hours!


And here's where we go...

 
She loves to sift through all my bits and baubles, flowers, paper...actually everything...just like ME!

And we get in our "creative zone"!

 Her latest project was inspired by the vintage journals I had just created.  With that decision made, we went in hunt of a journal that was to her liking.  I let her design it the way she wants to.  She picks out just the right paper, flowers, and embellishments that would make her happy.

 
And I think she did just THAT!

Pretty!

Happy Creating!
Rebecca

11 comments:

The Quintessential Magpie said...

Rebecca, she is a doll! And I love what she crafted. What fun to do together!

XO,

Sheila :-)

Elaine said...

Your niece seems to have a knack for crafting. It's nice to see a young girl take an interest such things.

Hope you had a nice mother's day

Karen said...

Oh goodness. You know I had been ringing your doorbell all weekend and no one ever came to the door. Now I know why! Hope you don't mind that I made myself at home . . .
GOLLY I WISH!
Love your special space! I could find some wonderful little things in there . . . ewwww Girl, we could have us some fun making a big ol' mess.
And your niece did a great job making her very own journal. She takes after her Auntie - I love it when that happens!
I'm off today ~ WHOO HOOOOO ! and I intend to pretty much bury myself in my studio - a HUGE swap with TWO people coming up . . . the pressure is on! I need to get these things wrapped up! We are going to go wine tasting for 3 days next week, and after that - the month is pretty much gone . . .
And you have sumer vacation coming up ~ right?
Hope all is well. Have a great day! Hugs! Karen

peppermint said...

Rebecca, your niece is just as talented as you are! How fun for both of you to be crafting side by side. I love your header, it's so you! I hope you have a wonderful day!

Live Creatively!
Patti

Katherinellen said...

Rebecca,
She is adorable...she did a beautiful card...I love it! Have awonderful time created more pretty...Katherinellen

Katherinellen said...

She is adorable...She did a wonderful job created a beautiful card...Have a wonderful week..Katherinellen

Lisa said...

Oh I love making journals!! cutting and pasting are me! hehe How great is it to have a crafting buddy!!
Hugs, Lisa

Vintage Linen Treasures said...

Wow!! And that goes to both your neice and your goodies!! She did a BEAUTIFUL job on the journal. Like Auntie, like Niece.
Patricia :o)

Marydon Ford said...

Rebecca ~
This is Marydon ~
I am keeping updates on Sherry @ my blog ~ you may wish to pop in for a visit.

blushingrosetoo.blogspot.com

Have a lovely weekend.
TTFN ~Marydon

Sares said...

It looks like you have all sorts of goodies to create with, no wonder she loves to come and play with her Auntie and disappear for hours!

The Polka Dot Closet said...

I am so glad I found you, I adore vintage linen, I love to wash it, iron it, feel it, I can't get enough! and then I saw the plates you got for $1.00 and thought I have got to follow this lady! So, I am, If you get a chance hop over and say Hi! www.thepolkadotcloset.blogspot.com

Thanks Carol

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