September 2018

September 2018 Colour Combo Blog Hop

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September 2018 Colour Combo Blog Hop | Tracy Marie Lewis |

Welcome to the June Colour Combo hop. My name is Tracy Marie and I am working on a variety of projects while at a crafting retreat. This is one of the rare times I am not with my husband traveling in our fifth wheel and though we love each other's company, I had a great time catching up with my crafting buddies who I no longer see very often.

I did not have to spend alot of time...

Beginning Card Making Class Using Stampin' Up! Waterfront and Paper Pumpkin

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Waterfront Cards | Tracy Marie Lewis |

I had so much fun at my craft retreat. This time I had large card making projects planned. One project was to come up with a series of basic cards for beginning card makers. From what I was told these folks have never made a card before. So I researched a good first stamp set and then created 10 very basic beginner cards from them making sure to cover alot of different card types. I then...

Happy Holidays Deer Card

Whew, I have only 10 minutes to get this article posted. I am at our fall retreat and the Creative Cat Crew color challenge owner is sitting here right next to me. I have my headphones on so I don't get distracted!

This project uses a few holiday catalog items I just received as well as items I borrowed (the cute deer).

My team leader Libby made a suggestion before I cut the...

September 2018 - Kre8tors blog hop - Sympathy

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September 2018 Blog Hop - Sympathy | Tracy Marie Lewis |

Welcome to the September Kre8tors blog hop! I am hopping with a global crew of incredibly talented Stampin' Up! independent demonstrators. My name is Tracy Marie and I am excited to share my projects with you today. This month's focus is on sympathy.

Our hop leader gives us lots of advance notice for the monthly theme and since I am rebuilding my stamp collection from nothing (long...

CSI - Camping, Stamping & Investigating - Solving an RV Campground Mystery

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Hub and I often walk through our campground to get all of our fitness steps in. We enjoy the flora and fauna and like to see everyone's RVs. A few days back as we started our walk, we were mystified by a dark line of "something" that an RV had left on the road. We followed the trail to the destination. It was a huge bus that we have seen here before. 

Many RVers live in the Thousand...