Today I was trying to decide what type of plants I'd like for one of my front gardens. I absolutely love a garden habitat for hummingbirds and butterflies. Watching these beautiful creatures during the summer months always seem to ease the soul. Hearing their wings and watching them play in the water puts a smile … Continue reading Hummingbird Graphic
In a cocoon of soft knits, fleece, cozy slippers, and generous soft lighting, it is easy to dream about spring. We are in January and still have quite a few, long months left. We are given the gift of Winter. For most of us who live where winter holds on a little too long, it … Continue reading The Gift of Winter
The world of clip art has endless possibilities for creativity. Invitations, greeting cards, wall art, transfers, it's limitless. Some of the best works come from the 1800's public domain. I have been collecting some damaged pieces, actually I am like a chipmunk collecting a feast for winter. Anyone who lives in a snowbelt area can … Continue reading Clip Art
Yesterday I was on the hunt for any hint of a flowering anything. Even though nothing was blooming, I saw buds on the lilac, soft trees, and green leaves popping in the gardens. Finally the iris and lily leaves are poking through the ground. I'm hoping my roses and sweet peas made it through the … Continue reading Free Botanical Graphic
I love botanicals! My favorites have an aged paper appearance or printed on aged/stained paper. This weekend we had the opportunity to appreciate the spectacular colors that lit the foliage for the season finale. In my next post, I will share a few of the pictures I captured on a quick trip to Houghton Lake, … Continue reading Free Botanical Printable from Lismore Paper Co.
Hello~ Fall is my favorite time of the year! I love all the comfort the season brings, not to mention the pie and candy 🙂 Today, I am offering a free Autumn printable for personal use only. Autumn Free Printable 8 x 10 Enjoy the free printable! Please tag #PenPaperandPetals on Instagram. Would love to … Continue reading Free Autumn Printable
Hello! It's hard to believe summer is coming to an end. Fall is my favorite time of the year. The crisp air, cozy blankets, sweater and boot season, and the decorating 🙂 Where I live, we are beginning to see the sparks of color in the trees. The magnificent reds, yellows, and oranges are just … Continue reading Hint of Fall