Wednesday, November 28, 2012

Getting into the Christmas spirit

Here is my kickoff to the Christmas season. This layout is of my baby boy, who is now 6, on his first Christmas. Isn't he adorable?

You can find the supplies I used here:


My Boy- 2 fun techniques

In this layout about my sweet #3 son, I played around with two new techniques.

1. The letters attached to the frame was created by manipulating letter punches so they overlap each other & a stamped frame and simply filling them with the same color as the frame. Placing the photo behind, makes it appear that the frame & letters are all one piece.

  2. Notice the grungy, wrinkled look on the flag strip? I did that by using the awesome crop feature on the Natural Composition Overlay stamp.

I also used the recolor & crop embellishment functions. MDS2 is so stinkin' cool! The more I play around, the more I love it!

Sunday, November 25, 2012

Embellished Composition Book

I love to decorate composition books! It is so easy to do and makes the book look so cute. It even makes a great gift. Here is the latest one I created using the Comfort Cafe Designer Series Paper and a few other fabulous Stampin' Up! goodies.
I hope you like it.

Monday, November 19, 2012

First MDS Monday Challenge

A new challenge blog started today and it's all about My Digital Studio. They will post a scrap map for inspiration every Monday. Since I had the day off, I decided to play along today. Here is my take on the sketch the girls over there provided:
Digital supplies come mostly from the Wonderfall Kit.
Fonts used:
Janda Apple Cobbler
KG Falling Slowly

You can check out the other samples at . Thanks, girls!


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