Tuesday, December 18, 2007

Merry Christmas !!! In the spirit of the season, my family and I would like to do a little *Elf Dance* for you !!! Hope your Christmas is wonderful !!!
Our family is so large it takes 2 different dances.
And just for giggles.... I *Scrooged* my youngest son. :)

Tuesday, September 18, 2007

Who doesn't like a good scrapbooking challenge !? With that thought in mind, I'd like to start a weekly challenge involving different techniques, themes, sketches and/or products. I'm hoping to jump start my scrapping and bring whoever else wants to participate along with me ! Let me know what you think... leave me a comment ! (I'm even thinking of giving out a prize monthly for fun.)

I've been being very *free* with my scrapbook style lately and totally enjoying it. There is something very cool about letting go and creating just for the sake of creating. A quote by Moshe Dayan says "Freedom is the oxygen of the soul".... how true this is, not only our everyday freedoms but the freedom we give ourselves artistically !! I know I am so much happier if I enjoy the process rather than limiting myself to that box of preconceived notions about what scrapping is or should be.

I created this layout because I love paperdolls and was just really being kind of silly.

This birthday layout started with two pretty good photos and several of those bad ones.... you know the kind - the far away, dark, getting everyone in the photo at the party kind. So I cropped the *bad* photos and sprinkled them alongside the better photos with sequins. Also, a fun tip: use those older word and phrase stickers for titles and journaling by cutting the letters apart and using as sort of a ransom font look.

Sunday, September 16, 2007

I'm very excited for the upcoming 'Witch's Brew Crop' at scrapattackscrapbooking.com !! It's happening October 5th-7th and Lauri has some amazing prizes and I am sure some inspiring and fun challenges. So put on your witch's hat, fly on over on your broom and make sure to cast a scrapbooking spell at scrapattackscrabooking.com !!

Wednesday, September 12, 2007

I have some great challenges to pass along !! Over at The Little Scrap Shop, the September challenge winner gets a $20 gift certificate to an online scrappy shop. Who doesn't want to win a prize !?! The details can be found here: http://www.thelittlescrapshop.com/blog/?p=60 There is also a sketch challenge (http://www.thelittlescrapshop.com/blog/?p=70) to get your scrapping creativing going. Happy scrapping and hope to see you at the Little Scrap Shop. :)