American Crafts

A bushel and a peck and a hug around the neck

by Janice Daquila-Pardo on March 24, 2014

I wanted to pull together a few photos of me and my mom for this page. Once I had selected these three I realized that in each we were “hugging around the neck.” Thus, my title was born! Product/technique notes I bought two of the We R Memory Keepers Sew Ribbon punches when they first […]

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We were born and raised in a summery haze

by Janice Daquila-Pardo on March 9, 2014

The 23rd sketch challenge has been posted at the SCRAP & MUSIC challenge blog! Head over to the site to grab the sketch and play along. This sketch came with the song “Someone like you” by Adele. My layout I really liked the line from Adele’s song, “We were born and raised in a summery […]

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It feels like home

by Janice Daquila-Pardo on December 15, 2013

The 17th sketch challenge has been posted at the SCRAP & MUSIC challenge blog! Head over to the site to grab the sketch and play along. This 17th sketch came with the song “Like a Prayer” by Madonna. My layout The line “And it feels like home” from Madonna’s song made me think of some […]

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You don’t know you’re beautiful

by Janice Daquila-Pardo on October 22, 2013

The 13th sketch challenge has been posted at the SCRAP & MUSIC challenge blog! Head over to the site to grab the sketch, which I’m proud to have designed, and play along. This 13th sketch came with the song “What makes you beautiful” by One Direction. My layout When we rescued Jake several years back […]

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Reminds me of childhood memories

by Janice Daquila-Pardo on September 22, 2013

The eleventh sketch challenge has been posted at the SCRAP & MUSIC challenge blog! Head over to the site to grab the sketch and play along. This eleventh sketch came with the song “Sweet child o’ mine” by Guns N’ Roses. My layout My maternal grandparents lived in California, and because we lived in Ohio […]

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