About Me

Welcome to Elemental Carbon!

My name is Alyssa and I have a degree in Chemistry from The Ohio State University.

I like the smell of home improvement stores, the color grey, and shoes. Especially shoes. 

I'm a sucker for any kind of office supplies, namely pens. I hate pencils. 

I love chemistry. Weird, I know. But I do. (Betcha couldn't tell by the title).

I enjoy photography. I bought myself a dSLR a few years ago, learned the basics, and I absolutely love it. I'm still learning, but I almost always shoot on Manual.

 I love to travel. I've been to Kenya, France, Germany, England, Austria, and the Czech Republic to name a few.

 I have a cat. Her name is Snickers and she is very fluffy. She might pop in some of the pictures from time to time. 

Ever since I was a little girl, I've loved all kinds of crafting.

And most importantly: I love Jesus Christ, my personal Savior.


In each post, I try to include both pictures and step by step instructions for the project as well as the cost of the project.

My goal is to have a new post each week, although there will be some exceptions. So take a look around, explore my projects, and then go try them for yourself! 

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  1. Thanks to you and pinterest I'm headed to Goodwill to get some supplies for refashion ideas I've seen! :-)

  2. This is like the best blog ever. You're a modern day Pat Catan. That quarter ring is especially awesome.


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