Post written by : Laura Gilhuly

Good morning!  Laura here today Our youngest recently graduated from highs school (i am not really sure how he got old enough to graduate from high school when just yesterday he started kindergarten) This is one of the photos my hubby took that day I started by trimming, distressing then layering the Kaisercraft papers. I Read more ..

Good morning! Laura here today to share another grungy masculine layout! Cody loves music…he has very eclectic taste – everything from Johnny Cash to Metallica to Dion! The awesome Creative Embellishments chipboard mixed with the fabulous 49 & Market Vintage Remnants papers are perfect for a grungy masculine layout. I love to layer including my Read more ..

Good morning! Laura here today to share a grungy masculine layered layout! Our boys wanted to help their dad with polishing his truck!  The photo is perfect for all the fabulous masculine chipboard CE has to offer I used the awesome Distressed Circle Stencil with Nuvo mousse to add texture I painted and misted all Read more ..

Good morning! Laura here today to share a fun layout I created of our oldest receiving an award at school! I started trimming, distressing then layering all my 7 dots studio papers. I then used embossing paste mixed with some perfect pearls with the awesome Creative Embellishments twinkle star stencil. I decided to heat emboss Read more ..

Good morning!  Laura here today! I had a lot of fun creating this last layout using lots of Creative Embellishments goodies! The handsome young man is our youngest and this is one of his grad photos! I started by trimming and distressing all the edges of the awesome 7 Dots papers and embellishments.. I then Read more ..

Good morning! I captured this photo of my hubby of the little smirk he will give me, not a big full smile but a smirk at one of our local beaches. I began by covering the paper with clear gesso.  I then tore pieces of paper and randomly adhered them. I mixed some purple powder Read more ..

Good morning! Our youngest turns 18 this year!  Wow time flies! When he was a baby we had some photos taken and this is one of my favorites. I started by layering and distressing my papers I then inked the numbers on  my title piece in blue, then the words in brown and heat embossed Read more ..

Good morning! Laura here today sharing a layout of our boys! I love this color combo of browns and teals!  I misted the doilies from my stash with coordinating colors. For the Stars in My Universe frame, I inked it a light teal then added some super fine glitter! I then painted the Stitched Border, Read more ..

Good morning! Laura here and I am happy to share my next layout using the awesome chippies from Creative Embellishments I started by tearing and layering the 7 Dots papers (its Christmas paper lol) I then added three strings of hemp and double matted my photo.      I usually cover my chipboard with some Read more ..

Good morning! Our youngest recently graduated from high school and we are so proud of the young man he has become. I decided to use LOTS of Creative Embellishments chipboard with this layout!     I really love to layer and with this projects I layered all the wonderful chippies!     I painted all Read more ..