Scrapbook Sketch Challenge

Welcome to another Scrapbooking Global Blog Hop and this time we have a Scrapbook Sketch Challenge. Scrapbook Sketch Challenge Tip: Make sure your layouts feature some of your own handwriting as it’s also a memory worth preserving for future generations. Use the Journaling Pens. Tip: Sketches can often be a great launching point when your ‘mojo’ or creative juices aren’t flowing. You don’t have to use them as they are, change them to suit your photo and supplies I don’t have the stamp… Read more »


Welcome to this month’s Scrapbooking Global Blog Hop for October we have the theme Celebrate. I am sure you will gain many ideas and lots of inspiration as you visit each blog in this International Hop. Thank you for joining us. Celebrate What occasions do you associate with this word? Parties, Wedding, Engagements, Special Birthdays? Well, my little Granddaughter loves her ballet and we celebrated her love of dance. This was one of those special ballet’s just for children and only went… Read more »

Scrapbook Camp Layout

I have another scrapbook layout for you today where I have again used the Swirly Bird Thinlit Dies. The best part about this Scrapbook Camp Layout is I was able to use my Take Your Pick Tool. Scrapbook Camp Layout Use your Big Shot to die cut the Thinlit Dies. Add some adhesive to the wider parts of the die cut. Place it on your layout and use your Take Your Pick Tool to adjust its position. Use either the spatula… Read more »

Welcome to the Scrapbooking Global September 2018 Blog Hop. I’m a first time participant in this hop and I’m sure you’ll be inspired by all the creativity shared. Make sure you hop along with us. Scrapbooking Global September 2018 Blog Hop Combine Gray Granite with Mango Melody on the Blueberry Bushel background from the best Route Designer Series paper, to design a scrapbook page. Look for dies which may complement the theme, so here I have used the Swirly Bird Thinlit… Read more »

Inky Scrap Page

Something a little different today as I conclude my series on ink. I have an Inky Scrap Page I made a little while ago. Be kind it was a photo taken in the 1980s of a K-6 School where I was Teacher In Charge. Inky Scrap Page What You Will Need Ink – Soft Suede Classic Stampin’ Pad Card – Nature’s Poem Designer Series Paper, Whisper White 12″ X 12″ Card Stock and Basic Black A4 Card Stock Tools – Journaling Pens, Swirly Scribbles Thinlits Dies, Big Shot and Big Shot… Read more »

Scrapbook Petal Promenade

Today is my last share of the Petal Promenade Designer Series Paper. It is part of the Buy 3 get the 4th one FREE promotion which ends at 11.50 pm 31st July, so don’t miss out. I did a Facebook Live on my #ChooseIt #UseIt Facebook Group and showed how to use up your Designer Series Paper with Scrapbook Petal Promenade. What You Will Need: Petal Promenade Designer Series Paper Delightfully Detailed Laser-Cut Specialty Paper Whisper White 12″ X 12″ Card… Read more »

ESAD Designer Series Paper Blog Hop

Welcome to another Blog Hop – ESAD Designer Series Paper Blog Hop. Thanks so much for stopping by and hopping with us. My project today is another using the Tea Room Specialty Designer Series Paper in a fun fold card. I have an edited Facebook Live Video for you too. ESAD Designer Series Paper Blog Hop What You Will Need: Card – Whisper White 12″ x 12″ or 30.5 cm x 30.5 cm and Early Espresso A4 Designer Series Paper –… Read more »

Scrapbook Tea Room

I have another scrapbook layout for you today which I created this week to go with my theme suite for the week called Tea Room. Scrapbook Tea Room features Miss Scarlett in one of her daycare photos in 2017 when she was 2 1/2. Scrapbook Tea Room Do you notice her hair is up in pigtails? She’s such a little scallywag. She often refuses to let anyone do her hair. The Carers and Teachers at Daycare are allowed as is her… Read more »

Dance to the Music

My last scrapbook layout share for a little while. This post Dance to the Music will show you the other page from I Need A Hero page from the other day. You will get to see both pages together. Dance to the Music If you look closely enough, you can see the small crystals of salt on the background. This double page layout was a lot of fun. The photos are matted on Basic Black and adhered to the Watercolor Paper… Read more »

I Need A Hero

Hello and welcome to my blog. Thanks so much for stopping by today, I really appreciate it. I have another scrapbook layout for you today of my beautiful Granddaughter, Scarlett in her dance for December 2017 – I Need A Hero I Need A Hero Tips for Scrapbooking Do you sometimes struggle to make an appropriate layout for a photo? Here are my tips: I have 10 today and will share more soon. Let me know if you find these helpful,… Read more »