Fun Ideas Using Silhouettes

June 27, 2011

A few months ago I taught at a digital scrapbooking retreat and showed how to create silhouettes from your own photos in Photoshop. Silhouettes are a big trend right now everywhere, especially in home decor, so it was fun to come up with some personalized art projects and gifts using silhouettes of our kids. There […]

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A warmish snow day

March 1, 2011

Yesterday after school we all went outside and played in the snow for a little bit. It was beautifully sunny and pretty warmish, and the snow that had been super deep from a big storm over the weekend was beginning to turn into a wet slush. So Brandon and Annie thought they’d build their last […]

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2010 Crafty Projects Roundup

January 21, 2011

I thought I’d do a “roundup” of my crafty projects I created and posted last year—putting them in one spot so they are easy to find. I’ll link to the original posts as well. Rose Heart Shadow Box iPhone Valentines + Fancy Nancy Valentines “All I Need to Know I Learned in Primary” free poster […]

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Father’s Day Gift Album Idea @ Crafting Chicks

June 7, 2010

Hey all! Just wanted to let you know that I have a new post over at The Crafting Chicks, it’s a Father’s Day gift idea with a free template and a chance to win a Quick Page album! So check it out! Crafting Chicks: Father’s Day Gift Idea–DAD Album

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Free Mother’s Day Gift Digi Templates at {The Crafting Chicks}

May 7, 2010

I just wanted to let you know that I posted several fun last minute FREE Mother’s Day digiscrap gift ideas over at The Crafting Chicks. I’m inviting you to head over there if you haven’t already to get the download links and you could still get a cute project done in time for Sunday, if […]

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Digiscrap Tuesday–challenges and prizes!

April 6, 2010

Just wanted to let you digiscrappers out there know about some fun new monthly challenges happening at the GG Digital Designs blog, hosted by the Creative Team! And of course, there will be prizes!! The first challenge started yesterday, but here’s a quick overview of what the layout challenges will be. Challenges include: Template Challenge: […]

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Digi Tuesday: "I Spy" a retreat, a spotlight, and another freebie!

March 16, 2010

Thanks for all your sweet comments about the Primary poster! I’m glad you like it–that was fun. Today I have another free download for you as well as a fun spotlight idea for your kids, but first I wanted to let you know about a FUN digital scrapbooking retreat that’s coming up next month in […]

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Free Primary poster download!

March 11, 2010

ETA: Link has been reset! Downloading can resume. So in my previous post I blogged about GG Digital Designs. Well, I decided that it’s been too long since I’ve posted a free digi download so I think today is a good day for that!If you would like, please feel free to download this 12×18 sized […]

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Digi Tuesday: GG Digital Designs

March 9, 2010

One of my first best friends (we met in Kindergarten!) and her sister started a digital scrapbooking company a few years ago, called GG Digital Designs. I’ve had the privelege of being able to work with their awesome designs and kits and products since the beginning, and it’s been so much fun to see their […]

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iPhone Valentine and Fancy Nancy Valentine

February 12, 2010

“Be my iValentine.” {Brandon} “Wishing you a FANCY Valentine’s Day!” {Annie}So I’m really excited about the kids’ valentines this year because it was so much fun to make them!! Each year I like to ask them what kind of valentines they want to make and give out to their friends. I’m a weirdo and like […]

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