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Thursday, December 11, 2014

Let's Scrap Sketches Layouts

I have been falling behind on my blog posts of my recent layouts.. 
probably because I haven't had much time to put into creating lately...
BUT I have played along with Let's Scrap Sketches ... so here is what I have done!!!

This is from this weeks sketch... here is the sketch I played with:

12-10-14

Here is my layout:


Of course I don't seem to be able to scrapbook much of anything besides this beautiful little boy pics... this layout will be in the kids album of our little Yummy boy, Preston. 

I had bits and pieces left from my 100 Days Of Summer pack from Simple Stories and it was perfect for these pics.... 

A hot July day having a BBQ at Dave and Cindy's with the kids... Yummy does love the water, he is a little fish. No fear.. jumping in over and over with or without his little vest... guess who is getting swimming lessons this summer!! lol 

I listed a few of his favorite things from this summer.. popsicle were definitely top of his list and still are... ;0)

You have thru Tuesday night midnight to play along with this sketch at Let's Scrap Sketches so come play along with us for a chance to win a Gift Certificate by Clique Kits!!! ;0) 



Sooooo I was bad and didn't post my post for last weeks layout from Let's Scrap Sketches so I am going to add it to this post... ;0) 

Here is the sketch I played with:


12-3-14

This sketch challenge is closed at Let's Scrap Sketches but it never hurts to hold onto this sketch for future use or use it now too!!

Here is what I did with this sketch:



I LOVE these pics of Raym and his lil Preston... LOVE THEM!!! Something so incredibly sweet about capturing these moments with father and son.... 

This was Father's Day at Craig and Jammie's.. ;0)

I used Simple Stories 'Awesome' pack... Love this one for motorcycle pics and anything boys!

Well I hope you enjoyed seeing my latest layouts.... I need to get going on more, especially since I juts got another 350+ pics delivered from Snapfish... Yikes!!!

Enjoy your day...

Hugs,
Cathy

Tuesday, September 30, 2014

Challenge #2 at Let's Scrap Sketches

Hello!!! It's been awhile since I scrapbooked, other than getting kits ready so this felt a bit odd starting off again doing a BAM (book about me) layout... ;0)

This is for DT Bridgie's Challenge #2 at Let's Scrap Sketches

there were no rules other than doing a layout (or more) all about you!! Or, in this case, ME!!

Sooooo here is what I came up with:


a couple of 'selfies' I took of my 'new hair' right before my 48th birthday... 
yep... 48!! Ouch!!

Here is the sketch I worked with... I found it while surfing pinterest from 'Stick It Down'

So now I am off to post it to the Let's Scrap Sketches blog.... you still have a few days to play along with this challenge... let's see what you come up with!!!

Thanks for looking!!



Wednesday, September 17, 2014

I Love You card....

Happy Hump Day!!!

So there is a first for everything.... today I made a card up for 2 different groups.
I'm submitting this card for:

Let's Scrap Sketches sketch 9-17-14
and 
Love To Scrap! Challenge Blog Challenge #38 Anything Goes!

So here is my card....

click to enlarge

This is the sketch that I used for the Let's Scrap Sketches sketch challenge:


and for the Love To Scrap! Challenge Blog challenge I just needed to do some 
stamping... did and done!!

Come and join in these great challenges for some great prizes!!! 

Thanks for looking!! ;0)

Monday, September 1, 2014

Love To Scrap! Challenge Blog #37 - Let's Fly Away!

This is for Love To Scrap! Challenge Blog #37 Challenge -
Let's Fly Away!

This will be my last challenge on the Love To Scrap Design Team... it has been a fun ride working with these incredibly talented girls and Leslie the owner is incredible!!! I have learned more about making cards and getting more comfortable making them being on this great design team... It's been fun girls!!!

So now on to the challenge...

The challenge is to create a project featuring something that flies - insects, planes, birds,
fairies, whatever inspires you to take flight.. ;0)
You can use any rubber/clear or digital stamp you want!
There just needs to be Stamping on your project!!


Here is what I did for the challenge:



Here are the sponsors for this great challenge:

prize: 7 images to winner

&

The Stamping Chef
prize: 3 images to winner




Sunday, August 31, 2014

Feeling Sketchy Challenge #100

Yep... 100 challenges at Feeling Sketchy... wow!! 

So here is my card for this card sketch challenge:



Here is the sketch I played with:


So the challenge is simple... use this sketch!
You can turn it around or upside down, as long as we can
tell your card resembles this sketch!!

I hope you have time to join us this month... 

Here is this month's sponsors:


Molossi - $30 chipboard and bling package

AND

a $15 gift voucher

So come and play along with us!!!

Friday, August 22, 2014

Let's Scrap Design Team Challenge #192

This Design Team Challenge at Let's Scrap was put up by Susanna Granroth...

Her challenge was:

Create a one page layout using Sketch 3-3-10


You could choose which side of the sketch you wanted to use or even use a part in the middle. Flip it turn it or just use it as inspiration (which is what most of us do anyways... looks at it and take off running) NO cards were allowed in this challenge.

So then we had to pick a row or a column from the table below and use those elements in the layout. 


As well as going to Let's Scrap and picking a tutorial and working with it on the layout... alot of moving lil parts in this challenge... so it really made it a challenge to get it all working for you and your pics.. but it was fun!!!

So here is what I came up with:


I flipped the sketch and worked with the mid part of the sketch... I picked the second row across for my goodies and I used a tutorial on Let's Scrap that showed you how to use your embossing folders for stamps. Sooooo I have an arrow, hand wrote some journaling about the pics, added a few eyelets and some twine to the bottom of the row of pics and used my embossing folder and stamped some background on the page... 

I love these pics (Ok I love all pics of him) of Yummy walking across the front lawn using the house phone to call his Daddo... He would push on the buttons and jabber away and then tell him he loved him and pretent to hang up.. and dial again... what a cutie!! 

So come and play along with the challenge.... it is fun to challenge you scrapbooking style with something like this... Great challenge Susanna!!!

Tuesday, August 19, 2014

LTSCB #36 - Anything Goes!

 


Loves To Scrap Challenge Blog #36 - Anything Goes!


Our theme for this challenge is 

ANYTHING GOES!!!


We challenge you to create anything you want
USING rubber or clear stamps... NO DIGI's allowed this time! ;0)



Here is what I did for this challenge... I got to go scrapbook shopping for my birthday to Chico Scrapbooks and found this great stamps set and had to come home and play with it right away!! ;0)




Our sponsor for this challenge is

Prize: $25 gift certificate


Have fun playing with the challenge!!