2012 Archives

Another video post! Princess Lasertron packaging: wrapping up an order.

I made this video showing the way I wrap up packages! It was fun to put together, and it shows the whole process from start to finish. Notes: I usually pack things in white boxes, but this order was too big for the boxes I have. The flaps on the box are painted because I…

craft time at girls inc! notebooks, glitter glue, and beginning embroidery.

My friend Thom from the Kent Bellows Studio here in Omaha hooked me up with the opportunity to teach a class at Girls Inc. last week, which I was excited to do. I spoke to some of the young women from Girls Inc. last month when they were doing a tour in North Downtown of…

A video post! Princess Lasertron Packaging: Attaching boutonnieres to button cards

I made this video today to share a way that I’ve been putting my old vintage button cards to good use, using them as packaging for my boutonnieres and corsages. In this video, I blab a lot, and then finally get to the point of showing you how I attach the pins to each card…

on my table: red flowers and new orders

I lost my charger for my nice camera when I moved out of CAMP, and my battery finally ran out. So now I’m just relying on my iPhone for photos until I get a new charger. Here’s what’s on my tabletop today. I’m making these boutonnieres for a bride named Melissa. I’m really enjoying it…

today’s outfit and dinner with grandpa dave

We met my father-in-law, Dave Sr., for dinner the other day which was really nice because we don’t get to see Dave’s side of that family that much since they live in California. Luckily, Grandpa Dave is here for a few months this summer so Alice is getting to know him. We went to Extreme…