Tuesday, August 22, 2017

Cool off with Creative Embellishments (and a popsicle!)

Hello!  Today I have a page of my grandson, Talan, totally enjoying his popsicle! He couldn't wait to get to the eyes, as they were gumballs!  This page was created for (click & go->) CREATIVE EMBELLISHMENTS.  (You still have 9 more days to join in the monthly challenge for a chance to win $50 is their fabulous products!)

Creative Embellishments Products Used:
Flourishes: I added texture sand paste and sporadic blue ink
Word bubble: LOL-I added blue ink and glossy accents.
Hash Tag YUM:  I cut the letters I needed from this hash tag collection
and added ink and glossy accents
 
Some CLOSE-UPS:


 
 
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Tuesday, August 15, 2017

GIRLtime @Let's Get Sketchy!

Hello to all! There are actually 3 parts to the midmonth sketch at (click & go->) Let's Get Sketchy:
1. the sketch  2. it has to be a GIRL page  3. The inspiration photo.  If you have some time, we'd love to have you join us!
 
INSPIRATION PHOTO:
THE SKETCH:
 
MY LAYOUT:
(Inspired by the cheery colors)
Attending the Creating Keepsakes Convention last month!
 
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Monday, August 14, 2017

MAKE IT MONDAY 94 and 2 cuties @ THE MEMORY NEST!

Hello! I am here today with the 2nd of 2 monthly sketches at (click & go right there!->) THE MEMORY NEST.  The photos are from July 4th, 2017.  Each year we all go to my sister in laws for a barbecue o the lake.  I wanted some photos of my grandsons near the lake since it is so pretty.  So here are 2.....If you have some time, lease join us!

THE SKETCH:


MY LAYOUT:


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Tuesday, August 8, 2017

Get ready for SCHOOL @ CREATIVE EMBELLISHMENTS!

HELLO! It's only about a month away but SCHOOL will be starting before you know it! I created these ARTIST TRADING CARDS (ATCs) for a "School" category swap and for -> CREATIVE EMBELLISHMENTS.  I SO LOVE the products: they are cute, fun and so reasonably priced! Hopefully you can join in for this month's challenge for a chance to win $50 in products from the store-You have all month!

ATCs:
Products used (click & go!):
Ripped Notebook Paper_ I cut and distress inked it!
Variety School Set I used various sharpie colors and enhanced with Glossy Accents
I used stickles on the part of the pencil that is SILVER
# Stamp I created the background for these cards with this fabulous stamp!
 
FULL VIEW OF ONE CARD:
 
SIDE VIEW OF ONE CARD: 
 
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Monday, August 7, 2017

Make it Monday 93 and a birthday @ THE MEMORY NEST!

Hello to all! It's August and it's time for the 1st of 2 monthly sketches at (click & go->) THE MEMORY NEST.  I decided to tackle a birthday page because I thought it was so cute that my grandson Talan, insists on dressing for bed just like daddy!  So when I saw this photo of my stepson's 38th birthday, I just had to scrap it!  If you have some time, please join us!

THE SKETCH:
MY LAYOUT:


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Tuesday, August 1, 2017

Aug 1 @ Let's Get Sketchy!

Hello August!  Are you having a nice summer?  I LOVE summer!-but it's going too fast!  Today is the 1st of the new month and it's time for a new sketch at -> (Click & go!) Let's Get Sketchy!  If you have some time, please join us!

THE SKETCH: (***YOU MUST MAKE A BOY LAYOUT!)
***and be inspired by:

MY LAYOUT:
My little grandson Talan at my community's pool!

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AUGUST MONTHLY CHALLENGE @ Creative Embellishments!

Hello!  August?!?! I love the summer so I am hoping this month goes slowly!  It's a new month and it's time for the new monthly challenge at -> (click & go!) CREATIVE EMBELLISHMENTS.  Enter for a chance to win $50 in their gorgeous (and reasonable!) products!  Hope you will have time to join us!
BE INSPIRED BY:
(the "twist" is to use a hashtag(s))
 
I was inspired to use a SELFIE my husband & I took on my birthday eve in June; we were waiting for our family to join us for dinner when I took this photo.  As you can see I used hashtags too!
 

My LAYOUT:
 
Creative Embellishments Products Used:
(Click & go!)
Number Stamp: stamped sporadically and faintly in the background
Hash Tags:  I used a silver sharpie, glossy accents and edged with white stickles
Social Media Flair Buttons: 1 is by the photo, the other 2 are tucked in a flower cluster
Flourish leaves: I used a green sharpie to color these around the flowers
 
CLOSE-UPS:
 
 
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