Thursday, 12 January 2017

Scrap Our Stash January Tic Tac Toe Reveal


Hey everyone. So very excited to share my first reveal with the Scrap Our Stash team!!! I love tic tac toe challenges!! There are so many possibilities!! I decided to use the vertical row on the left: paint/mist, 5+ patterned papers and twine. The photo is of my daughter and her puppy Saxon, just hanging out. The pattern papers and embellishments used were from Fancy Pants' 'Millie & June' collection. Please make sure to check out the Scrap Our Stash blog. There is a ton of inspiration to be found!! Below are some close ups and the challenge. Thanks for stopping by!!

Michelle




Monday, 5 December 2016

Scrap Our Stash Design Team


Hey everyone. I have some exciting news!! I am on the Scrap Our Stash Design Team!!!! I have being following and taking part in Scrap Our Stash's challenges for some time and am stoked to be part of their team. There is always a ton of inspiration to be found on their blog and I love seeing each designers' take on the challenges. If you have never been to their blog, here's the link - Scrap Our Stash Blog. My term will be starting in January so stay tuned for my take on their challenges. Thanks for stopping by!!

Michelle

Tuesday, 29 November 2016

XOXO


Hey everyone. Here's a layout based on Clique Kits November challenge and one of the November challenges at The Studio Challenges. The pattern paper, thickers, flair button, journaling cards and diecut all came from the Swan Lake November monthly kit from Clique Kits. The pattern paper and diecut were from Maggie Holmes Gather collection from Crate Paper. What a beautiful line!!! At The Studio Challenges, the challenge was to draw inspiration from a photo of a table setting. The photo reminded me of Thanksgiving, so I decided to do a layout of someone I was thankful for, my daughter. The soft colors also inspired me. Below are some close ups, the photo of the table setting and the sketch from Clique Kits. Thanks for stopping by.

Michelle





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Count Your Blessings


Hey everyone. Here's my take on Stuck?!Sketches November 15th sketch, as well as Creative Embellishment's November challenge. The pattern paper, diecuts and enamel dots used were all from Carta Bella's 'Autumn' collection. For the CE challenge I was inspired by the leaves and the colors in the photo. You also had to use wood, so I used wood veneer leaves and a heart from CE. Be sure to check out the blogs linked above. There's always tons of inspiration to be found. Below are some close ups, the sketch and inspirational photo. Thanks for stopping by.

Michelle


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Saturday, 19 November 2016

Young, Wild & Free


Hey everyone. Here's my take on the November color palette at The Studio Challenges blog. The wood grain color that I used is quite a bit lighter and I wasn't able to incorporate the green :(  Hope that's OK. The pattern paper, cutouts, journalling cards and flair button are all from Clique Kits September Moon Child Kit. The wood veneer was from Studio Calico. Close ups and the color palette are below. Thanks for stopping by.

Michelle



Beach Day


Hey everyone. Here's a page based on Creative Scrapper's November #300 sketch. I used We R Memory Keepers gorgeous 'Wildflower' collection. I absolutely love this line and couldn't wait to get my hands on it!!!! I used the 6x6 paper pad, sticker sheet and diecut pack and did a little fussy cutting with the flowers. Thanks for stopping by and make sure to check out CS's blog. There's a ton of inspiration to be found there.

Michelle




Up, Up & Away


Hey everyone. Here's my take on Stuck?!Sketches November 1st sketch and the November stash challenge at Scrap Our Stash. The pattern paper, acetate alphas, chipboard buttons, snippets and metal clip were all from Basic Grey's 'Carte Postale' collection. The wood veneer stars were from Studio Calico. For the stash challenge I was inspired by the navy and yellow colors as well as the little flying characters on the book cover. You also had to use at least 3 stars on your layout.  Below are some close ups, the book cover inspiration photo and the sketch. Thanks for stopping by and be sure to check out the blogs!!

Michelle