Archive for November, 2009

Close Up’s

November 13th, 2009

Of course every scrapper is always working on taking the next best photo.  I have been trying to catch candid close up shots!  This is one of my favorite photos I took of my little one.  The pic captured his excitement as we waited for the steam train to pull up and board it’s passangers!  I used Crop Addict’s Nov Kit to create the layout.  I loved how the subtle colors blended so well wthin the Dream Street papers.

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My little Fisherman!

November 11th, 2009

So now that summer has winded down and fall is here I have time to print summer photos!  I had a great shot of my little one getting ready to fish while we were “up North”.   I knew I had the perfect papers and embellishments in my stash of Moxxie goodness. A Fish Tale has a nice combination of patterns and colors with a mixture of stickers and rub on’s for telling the perfect Fish story!  Now of course I love a good sketch somy layout was inspired by this weeks sketch by Sketchy Thursday’s .  I’m loving the sketch site, not only do they post fabulous sketches but they have awesome prizes from their sponsors to motivate you even more!  Be sure to check them out!

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Up for a splash of COLOR?

November 10th, 2009

I found a new challenge blog: SPCC and I’m loving it!  They post a new color combo challenge each week!  This is just what I need to get me moving and using more colors.  You have till Nov. 16th to get your entries in!  What are you waiting for; give it a try!

This weeks color combo is:

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I knew I had the right pictures for this color combo.

Here is my take at it:

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Thinking ahead…

November 8th, 2009

It’s November and you know what that means….only a few precious weeks left before we have to have our presents wrapped and under the tree.  This year I’m trying to make more gifts and I saw a project similar to what I posted and thought it would be perfect for gift giving.  I created a cute little bag that contains 3 coordinating cards with envelops.  (a card gift set)  I created this project using Moxxie’s Queen of the Crop Collection.  I also dug through my stamp collection and utilized some of the fun stamps I have.  I’m hoping to have several other gift-able items posted yet this month!

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Got Moxxie?

November 1st, 2009

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I had the chance to represent Moxxie earlier in Oct at a local SB store “That Scrapbooking Place” during the Moxxie held event!  I created a cute little Halloween mini album customers were able to obtain a kit with a purchase.  I had fun showing all the customers how to incorporate Moxxie products into their crafting!

Moxxie has been busy, they are releasing a few collections mid show.  The collections will be shipping to stores soon!  You can check out more at Moxxie’s blog.

I can’t wait to get my hands on some of these lines and CREATE!  I have just the perfect pictures for the baking papers – talk about eye candy!  And how can you pass up the cute animals included with Baby Mine Collection.

Baby Mine

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Joy of Baking

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Wrestling

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and…. adding on to one of their collections WINTER WISHES

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