2011/04/28

French cuisine ATC

I managed to make another ATC for Little fun challenge - create an ATC devoted to kitchen theme - cooking, recipes, cooks, cook ware etc.
Same style as the previous one, but it's 'France' this time:

Never thought that it would take me thaaaat long to think of most popular French dishes %\

2011/04/27

Italian cuisine ATC

Little fun challenge blog has challenge: create an ATC devoted to kitchen theme - cooking, recipes, cooks, cook ware etc. I'm almost late; wanted to make a little series, but came up with one ATC only =( Maybe later I'll make more.
That's my entry:

It's a card devoted to the most popular dishes of Italian cuisine.

2011/04/26

Second expecting layout

Completed the second 8"x8" layout for my future 'pregnancy album'.
Вторая страничка для "ожидательного" альбома, 20 см на 20 см

2011/04/25

Cheese cupcakes with berries

Usually I don't write recipes here, though I publish them to my Russian blog (http://whiteracoon.livejournal.com), but the LJ service is constantly down and I can't neither post there, nor read my own stuff.
So I decided to put some yummy recipes here too, just for myself and, probably, some of you will be interested in them too.
Today I'm telling about the best cupcakes I ever tried. Well, to my taste they are perfect, but my husband said I cooked better deserts =)

For 18 cupcakes:


2011/04/15

Altered book

Today Altered art challenge blog has a new challenge published - make an altered book.
Some time ago I wrote an article about altered books (Russian only), there were some ideas I liked. Although I'm absolutely not attracted to any altered objects - I prefer either something 'made of paper and meant to be made of paper' (e.g. layouts, cards) or something useful and practical. I hardly understand embellishing a drinking glass with paper flowers or making a paper box with paper ruffles meant for storing keepsakes - you can't wash it, you can't really dust it... Well, that's just my bugs =)
This time I made an 'extraordinary' thing =) I actually made a paper card holder (useless and dust-gathering =) ).
There it is: