Saturday, August 30, 2014

Love That Face: once upon a sketch

This is a layout of my handsome son; Christian. I created this for the August Once Upon A Sketch challenge located at  There Facebook page is located at

The journaling says:
I love that face.
I love that smile.
I love you my son.
I love you my child.

1. MAMBI Kit # SRK-141, 6678, 55395-2013-06
2. Bazzill Basics Paper, Just the Edge cardstock strips # 303225 JTE III Lily White
3. EK Success punch
4. Recollections creative tags # 318458, 81470-2013-11, blue
5. Recollections mini file folders # 263195, 86955-2012-09
6. Core'dinations vanilla cream premium cardstock, smooth texture, # GX-2200-22             

Featuring You: scrap the boys

This is a layout of my son; Christian. I created this for the "Scrap The Boys" August challenge located at

1. Heidi Swapp epoxy stickers # HS00976
2. Core'dinations vanilla cream premium cardstock # GX-2200-22
3. Echo Park This & That alpha stickers # THG27015
4. Echo Park This & That teal damask 12x12 # THG 27005
5. Recollections cardstock paper # 179183, 839-2012-10
5. Echo Park Every Day Eclectic element stickers # EE33014

Friday, August 29, 2014

Featured at Black With 2

Whooohooo!  I am 1 of 10 that have a layout featured at Black With 2,  

Here is the Facebook post/announcement that was on August 27th:

We had to use a black background, different shades of blue and grey.  Here is a closer look at what I submitted:

Here is the sketch I used:

Sunday, August 24, 2014

Scrapping the same pics multiple times!

On Twitter, Sweet Shoppe Designs asked "Do you scrap the same photo multiple times?" My answer is: Yes I do scrap a picture multiple times especially if the picture is so stinkin cute!  I will flip it and even change it to black and white.  

Here are some examples:



Cutting Up With Miss Kate Cutables

Have you'll heard off Miss Kate Cuttables located at  The cuttables are perfect for scrapbooking!  Just look what I have created using their cuttables:

Don't you want some of Miss Kate Cuttables?   Head on over to their site!

Saturday, August 23, 2014

Stitching: Layouts Sew Adorable

Here are some layouts that have stitching on them.  I hope they inspire you to create something sew cute and adorable. #sewinglayouts #stitchinglayouts

What a great week so far!

What a great week so far!

I got good news that I won a Cricut Mini.  Whoohooo!!!  Then while goofing off on Twitter, Crafts Beautiful Magazine (a UK magazine) asked for some crafting tips.  I submitting some!  They are gonna publish them in September.  I sent them a picture and bio once they accepted my tips!