Post written by : Laura Gilhuly

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 ..

Good morning! I have been busy working on my niece’s scrapbook for her upcoming wedding!             I wanted the Brick pieces to be distressed so I started by painting them with Gesso, then adding some pink mist then painting on some grey mist and finally adding a bit of glitter  Read more ..

Good morning!  Laura with you today! Our oldest always likes to look nice!  He has a wonderful sense of style!     I started by distressing the edges of my papers then layered them.  I love to use themed papers but not for the theme they were created for.  these papers are Kaisercraft’s Christmas papers Read more ..

Good morning!  Laura here today sharing a sweet baby layout I created! I started by die cutting many circles and placed them in the shape of a heart.         With the paper I chose to work with the chipboard left raw looked the best but I wanted to spice it up just a Read more ..

Good morning! I am so excited to be back on the team here at Creative Embellishments and working with some of the most talented people I have ever met! My first project was lots of fun to create…. I started with the 7 Dots garden Party papers then covered the bottom and top sheet with Read more ..