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Nothing says ‘I love you’ like a head boop – ARTastic DT Scrapbook Layout

This month at ARTastic we had this fantastic painting by Donald James Waters called Spot On. The challenge was to commemorate a father. I was thinking of doing a layout about my dad, but the sweet cotton candy colours, and … Continue reading

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Happy Memory SID DT Layout

I have been feeling uninspired to scrapbook lately, and haven’t been doing much crafting. When I realized my due date for the StickItDown design team was coming up, I checked out what the sketch was, started the page, and immediately felt my … Continue reading

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Stick it Down January Challenge – Flamenco Fusion

This is my first design team post! This is for the Stick it Down challenge blog. The sketch we were working from is this one: The first thing I worked on was the layering strips down the right side. I … Continue reading

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20 ways to use a Silhouette for your scrapbook layout

I’ve heard many people ask if a Silhouette Portrait or Cameo is worth it for scrapbooking. Personally, I can’t make a scrapbook layout without my Silhouette Portrait! That might sound a bit extreme but there’s so many different ways to … Continue reading

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Monogrammed E-book Reader Cover DIY

Monogrammed E-book Cover A cover for my Kobo has been on my to do list for a little while now. I’m happy I took the plunge to make it, as now my Kobo is safer and my cover turned out … Continue reading

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Embroidery Stitching with the Silhouette

Embroidery Look at how neat my lines are! And guess what? My little Portrait machine did most of the work for me!

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Belated Mother’s Day Cards

Mother’s Day Cards Obviously, the giving of the cards was not belated, but blogging about them is!

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Fancy Materials on the Cheap Series Part 3 – Metallics

Metalics are so hot right now. I want to make everything shiny! Unfortunately, bling comes at a price. Fortunately, faux finishes give you the right look and variety for much cheaper. If you enjoy this article, there’s part 1 (vellum) … Continue reading

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Fancy Materials on a Budget Series Part 2 – Chipboard/Kraft Paper

Welcome to Part 2 of my Cheapness. Chipboard everything seems to be all the rage everywhere. Honestly, I’m not really willing to shell out $10 plus shipping to get something I can find in my recycling bin…. as you can … Continue reading

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Somebunny loves you Easter Card

Somebunny Loves You Somebunny loves puns… that would be us! I knew I had to make an Easter card for my sweetie just to use that pun. I also wanted to do a cotton-tail bunny. So cute!!! I got a … Continue reading

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