Sunday, April 30, 2017

LM 342: Create a big number or letter

This week at Lasting Memories, our challenge is to use small embellishments to create BIG letter(s) or number(s).

I scrapbook chronologically and I create a new book each year.  I am still working to finish my 2013, 2014, 2015 and 2016 books.  For some reason, I usually create my title page last.  This is my title page for my 2016 book.  I am hoping to have the rest of the book finished soon!

My title pages usually have the year and one of my favorite photos from the year.  I love how this one turned out.  I even put our last name at the base of the 2.

Paper: My Mind's Eye Collectible Collection
Die cut stickers: My Mind's Eye Collectible Collection
Misc Brads from Stash
Brads: My Mind's Eye Collectible Collection
Enamel dots by Echo Park
Buttons by October Afternoon

Friday, April 28, 2017

Easter Birthday Layout

My grandmother's birthday fell on Easter a couple years ago, so I created this layout.

Another Freaking Scrappy Callenge: Easter or Spring Celebrations
613 Avenue: Spring
Crafty Calendar: Spring
Creatilicious challenge: Anything goes with optional birthday
Lil Patch of Crafty Friends: Anything Goes

Paper by Webster's Pages
Cardstock by Stampin' Up
Cricut Plantin Schoolboook Font & Celebrate with a Flourish

Sunday, April 16, 2017

LM 340 - Use bunnies, chicks or eggs

HAPPY EASTER!  At Lasting Memories, our theme this month is spring.  This week's challenge is to use bunnies, chicks or eggs.

I created a layout using some Easter photos from a couple years ago.

Paper by Webster's Pages
Cricut Celebrate with a Flourish

Sunday, April 9, 2017

LM 339 - Use the word spring

At Lasting Memories this month, our theme is spring.  This week, our challenge is to use the word spring in your layout.

I love this photo of my friends and I.  We went out in April for a girls night, since the spring weather was so beautiful.

Echo Park This & That Collection
Rhinestone flower by Michaels
Thickers Letters

Monday, April 3, 2017

April Stick it Down Double Page Layout

Here's the April sketch for Stick it Down:

This was a little outside of my comfort zone. I don't usually do a lot of spraying on my layouts, but I pulled our my Heidi Shine and was pretty pleased with the results.

Black Stampin Up Cardstock
Heidi Shine in Gold, Teal and Purple
The Paper Wizard - Las Vegas Die Cut
Jolees dice and poker chip stickers
K&Co Gold Glitter Eiffel Tower and Statue of Library