HELLO and welcome! Free Tutorials - learn how to make the projects on this blog

Scroll all the way down to bottom LEFT SIDE for list of free tutorials.


Happy New Year! Er, I mean Happy Spring!


Ok, I know  I'm way behind!  So sorry for that.  Wanted to say hello to my blogger friends and believing with you for a great SPRING time in another week.  With snow on the ground, it's hard to visualize  that but hey we just keep believing, right?  Here are a few items from my "Paper Blessings" papercrafting classes to inspire you:

Have a tremendously blessed day!



Fall is in the Air!

Autumn Greetings and God bless!

I wanted to share a few cards I designed for some of our "Paper Blessings" paper art classes.  Hope you will enjoy these:

Thanks again for visiting me!



Mini Book and Anna Griffin Folder



Nautical Inspirational Booklet and

and a few other class projects:

Anna Griffin embossing folders

 Spring Celebration card set:

Upcycled coffee cup sleeves:

Zenspiration artwork:

Thanks for dropping by!  


Winter Projects Gallery



Just a few things....

Welcome back friends!  I wanted to share some of the things I've been working on lately....some are for my Paper Blessings Etsy Shop....some  are projects from my Thursday and Saturday Stamping and Paper Crafting  Classes I have every month and some are just goodies I've made for myself.  Any questions, please let me know.

Altered Ceramic Pumpkins

RE-purposed - Mini Photo Album from empty Tissue Paper Rolls

Card made from vintage trimmings

"BOO!" Mini pennant banner

Class - Kalaidacoloring and Brayering - Autumn

Class - Kalaidacoloring and Brayering - Winter

 Class - Holiday Cards made from Art Philosophy Cartridge

 Class - Gifts for the Holidays - Mini Photo Album from TP Rolls

 Journal Inserts were made from  CTMH Art Philosophy Cartridge Tags

 Class - Gifts for the Holidays - Quick Treat Bags

 Class - Canning Jar Gifts

Golfing Canning Jar Gift - Top of Lid

Class - Canning Jar Gifts

Cookie Mix Canning Jar Gift - Front Holiday Tag made from CTMH Art Philosophy Cartridge

Cookie Mix Canning Jar Gift - Top of Lid Made from CTMH Art Philosophy Cartridge

 Class - Cuttlebug Techniques - Embossing and Alcohol Inks

 Class - One-Layer Card

 Class - Cuttlebug Techniques - Direct to Folder Inking

 Class - Faux Rust

 Class - Cuttlebug Techniques - Wax Paper Flower

 Class - Cuttlebug Techniques - Embossed Patterned Paper

Class - Autumn Cards made from Art Philosophy Cartridge

 Altered Ceramic Pumpkins

If you live locally, would love to have you join our classes....class schedule is located at the top left of this blog and at River City Gift Shoppe website .....we do have SO MUCH fun!!

Thanks much for visiting me.  Don't forget to count your many blessings today!  Bye for now.


You may purchase my cards and artwork

at my "Paper Blessings" ETSY Shoppe.


All content, including text and pictures is ©Mary Leeson and is intended to be used for personal inspiration only and may not be copied for publication or contest submission. Thank you so much for visiting us!