2016 November - Archive

  • November 30, 2016

  Today I’m sharing a vintage layout with a photo taken in 1905.  I’ve used all B sides from Graphic 45’s Cafe Parisian collection along with lots of pretty Creative Embellishments chippies and Petaloo blooms. The photo is of my husband’s grandmother so the Ancestry title is certainly appropriate. To color the chipboard, I used Read more ..

  • November 29, 2016

Hello all.  I decided to go grungy again.  It is so my favorite.  I wanted to give a Tim Holtz tag book a little make over.   I plan on creating some technique tags for inspiration when creating for those crafter’s block moments. I painted the book with a couple thin coats of gesso to prep Read more ..

  • November 28, 2016

Gooood morning everyone, Here is my latest creation this month. I can’t believe Christmas is just around the corner. The year has gone way too fast! Since we’re about to deck the halls and decorate our tree, I chose a picture of my oldest son from our last year holiday photo shoot. I treated my background Read more ..

  • November 26, 2016

Hi all.  Hope you had a splendid Thanksgiving holiday.   I decided to get a little painty today and try a faux batik technique.   I prepped a canvas with gesso.  Once dry,  then embossed with white embossing powder through a stencil.  I took metallic paint in patina, a blue green, and a pinch of copper penny and dabbed it Read more ..

  • November 25, 2016

Hi there! Sarah here today to share an altered project with you! One of my favourite things is to take something old and upcycle it – so when I saw this chipped/broken rocking horse at a second hand store, I knew I could make it beautiful again! Along some buttons, trim and some resin and Read more ..

  • November 24, 2016

      Happy Thanksgiving everyone.   I was looking around my craft room an noticed my paper cubes are a bit plain.   I have been putting off on painting them as I am thinking of changing craft room colors.   So I thought it would be fun to make a light weight canvas to hang on Read more ..

  • November 23, 2016

Hello scrap friends, Laëtitia with you today. I got out of my comfort zone with this page.  That’s all that I don’t usually make : format 21×29,7cm, the colourcombo, …  My page seems empty but I like it. As they say, that’s the main thing. Here is my illustration : Some close-ups : I enjoyed Read more ..

Hi everyone! Well it is that time of year for me to start creating some Holiday Cards and Tags. To me it just means so much more to adorn a package with a hand made card or tag. For the tag, the title chippys are from the Holiday Sentiment Set. I had so much fun Read more ..

Hi Fellow scrappers.. It’s Nanné here to share a winter themed layout I created using some of the amazing winter themed chipboard elements from the CE store.. The story behind these photo is that everyday when I pull up to your drive way to the house, there is a place for the deer to feed Read more ..

  • November 18, 2016

Hi guys, Ilene here today to share a layout using some incredible CE goodies. This is my son last month getting a pony ride… and what could be more perfect than these collections from October Afternoon? I mixed a couple different lines to create this. The paper with the horse image made me name this Read more ..