Everywhere you look, there is beautiful brush lettering- quotes on canvases, on cards, and stickers. So what do you do when you have just the right title for your scrapbook layout, but your Silhouette Cameo is barricaded in your craft room due to a renovation? You make your own! Now, I’m by no means a… Continue reading Using Brush Lettering on Your Scrapbook Layouts
Lately, I’ve been doing most of my scrapbook layouts with only a couple of photos. A lot of my recent layouts have been about relationships and I find it easier to focus on the story when I only use a photo or two. But since I just got back from vacation with dozens of photos,… Continue reading A Multi-Photo Scrapbook Layout
Participating with a Week in the Life was amazing! If you’d like to read more about my experience and see a walk through of my completed album you can do that here. But after a week of focusing on taking photos and another week of building my album, I was ready to make a 12×12… Continue reading A Return to the 12×12 Layout
Today I’ve got another layout based on a sketch from the Ready, Sketch, Go class. I’ve been trying to spend less time stressing over each and every element and choice when I’m scrapbooking and this sketch seemed like a good one for that. I don’t have any little kids in the house anymore, so some… Continue reading Sew Wonderful
You’ve heard the saying practice makes perfect, right? Well, in case you were raised by wolves or live under a rock, the basic idea is the more you do something the better you get. We usually think of that in terms of learning something new or when trying to get better at a task. I’ve… Continue reading The Struggle is Real
I have a confession. I have a Silhouette Cameo and I hardly EVER use it! I know I’m not the only one, right? You’re on Pinterest or in the store and see something that you Absolutely. Must. Have. Instantly a million things come to mind- all the ideas, the ways it will save you time,… Continue reading Putting My Cameo To Use
Have you heard of the Scrap Gals podcast? If you haven’t stop right now and go listen. Seriously! I’ll wait… The Scrap Gals are Tracie Claiborne and Tiffany Lowder and They. Are. Amazing. I’ve been listening to their podcast non-stop since first discovering them and I’ve become an active member of their Facebook group. They… Continue reading Ready, Sketch, Go. My Latest Obsession!