Friday, July 31, 2009
Monday, July 27, 2009
check it out..you won't want to miss this one!!
Wednesday, July 22, 2009
Krissy’s blind scrap challenge for Jules
16.5 x 28cm pp (you can ink all your edges of your papers if you like but its not essential)
23 x 16.5cm pp
27.5 x 6.5cm strip (mine has a decorative edge on one side)
11.5 x 20.5cm pp
1 x journal block
1 x large flourish
5 x flowers or other embellie in mixed sizes
3 x hearts
1 6x4 photo, 1 3.5 x 4.5 photo and 1 2 x 2.5 inch photo
Stickers for the title and sub title
Step 1: Take your 16.5 x 28cm pp and attach as landscape about 3cm from the top of the card stock.
Step 2: Attach your strip of pp to the LO vertically about 2.5cm from the left edge of your cardstock.
Step 3:Attach your 23 x 16.5cm piece overlapping the two pieces and about 7cm from the top and 5.5cm from the left.
Step 4:Add your 11.5 x 20.5cm piece to the LO centred and about 9.5cm from the top of the LO.
Step 5:Add your 6x4 photo over lapping the pieces from step 3 & 4 on an angle.Layer the second photo in the opposite angle to the bottom right corner and add your smallest photo to the bottom right corner of that photo.
Step 6:Attach your large flourish (or a different large embellie) to the bottom left corner of your biggest photo.
Step 7: Layer 3 of your flowers (or other embellies) and your journal block on the right side of your LO sightly overlapping the two smaller photos.
Step 8: Add 2 more of the flowers to the bottom of the middle photo.
Step 9:Layer your 3 hearts in a cluster just overlapping your large flourish.
Step 10: Add your subtitle to the right side of the largest photo and your main title down the right side edge of the LO
Step 11: Stand back and admire your LO!
Saturday, July 18, 2009
here is another little look at the gorgeous album krissy designed for us as well.....
Friday, July 17, 2009
you have to use 5 patterned papers
1 journal spot
this has me thinking already how about you???
Thursday, July 16, 2009
Wednesday, July 15, 2009
i hope to see some fun, bright, happy creations but most of all have FUN that is what this is really all about.....
i have a gorgeous birthday themed prize pack here with awesome papers and embellishments to do even more birthday layouts and even a cupcake shaped album for the winner as well as a RAk for one other lucky winner....
so....GO FOR IT!!!!!
Monday, July 13, 2009
Wednesday, July 8, 2009
thanks to everyone who has been sending entries in..there is still a bit of time left for the 1st challenge so keep them coming girls!!!
the blog is awesome krissy....thanks for sharing your beautiful sketches with us!!!
also i am creating a separate blog for all my family stuff instead of mixing it in with all the scrappy posts....there will be loads of scrappy ones soon so i want to make it less confusing for everyone.....the blog is called herbie nut house! you'll find it here ......i am still working on it but i have posted some pics for those who are interested.....
ooohh and i have been looking around for a spot for our winter wonderland retreat too so i should have some news on that for you all shortly!
Tuesday, July 7, 2009
Monday, July 6, 2009
here is a little sneak peak for you of the gorgeous cupcake album that krissy has designed for us this month....you are going to love it!!! ...it is soooooooooooo cute!!!!
A huge thanks goes out to krissy ...."mwah" thanks so much for all your hard work !!!
DON'T FORGET GIRLS YOU HAVE THREE DAYS LEFT TO GET THE FIRST CHALLENGE FOR THE BIRTHDAY BASH IN TO ME...SO GO FOR IT!!!
Thursday, July 2, 2009
what i have for you is Sandy's gorgeous layout for her bash challenge....which to remind you is "scrap a milestone birthday using only a two colour combo" check it out isn't it gorgeous!! sandy's layout features her sis-in-laws surprise 40th birthday pics!! Jo looks like she had a great time honey....beautiful layout...xx
so to kick off our celebrations Sandy has put together our first challenge for the birthday bash comp! you have until midnight next wednesday the 8th of july to email me a pic of your layout...each week points will be awarded for joining in the fun as well as the top three layouts receiving bonus points towards the major prize at the end of the comp...the design team will be having their say but also i have arranged for two independant judges to help us out as well....
OUR FIRST CHALLENGE!! Sandy says: "Scrap a milestone birthday using ONLY a two colour combo"....if you have any questions please just ask.....the weekly prize for this challenge will be a pack of patterned papers from basic grey!!
in keeping with our theme for this month the july workshop days are filled with awesome birthday themed layouts , three in total and a beautiful cupcake shaped mini album! we are all working on the class this month so there will be so much fun to be had by all of you that are attending the workshops this month ( if you are unable to attend but don't want to miss out just let me know and i'll put together your pack with complete instructions).....don't forget that you need to book in quickly as spots are limited to 12 this month....the cost will be $55 unless you pay early (which would be greatly appreciated if possible girls, just email me and i can give you some details) and then it will be only $50...this class is a true bargain considering everything that is included in the packs for you....it is huge!!!!
i will be posting sneak peaks of the papers etc soon...can't do it too early you know i love to torment you all...hahahaha.....i can tell you that the album and paper we will be using for the album are from kaiser craft with stamps from kaszazz....you can turn your album into a birthday album or it would make an awesome little receipe book....just something to think about girls!
so get cracking on the challenge page girls...can't wait to see what you all come up with and i hope to see you all at classes this month..... We will be partying big time!!!!....
HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO YOU ALL!!!