SGC – Anything Goes

It is time for the last Southern Girls Challenge of the year, and we’re doing Anything Goes. As Christmas is coming I thought I’d do a Christmas layout. I had this lovely shaped paper from BoBunny, and found some thread to match. I measured up where my photos needed to be, and then made a…

Christmas Mini Houses

I’ve continued my mini house creating in a Christmas theme! First I made a little Peppermint House, a variation on a Gingerbread House. I used red striped paper as the base of the house wall colour and then added window frames and candy canes painted with stripes and covered with Glossy Accents, and I covered…

December Daily 2017

Welcome to my first post for Southern Girls Challenge Design Team! The theme for this challenge is ‘Anything Goes’ so I thought I’d share with you my December Daily. My book is 4 inches square, and I used Distress Oxides for the background of this cover. I added die cuts of the ornaments and gingerbread…

Scrapping the Toy Run

I still have some quite old photos in need of layouts!  I found these photos from the first Blenheim Toy Run in 2009. I found a Creative Scrappers Sketch, number 276 that I thought would be perfect for these photos (with a few tweaks)Using Making Memories Mistletoe Big Red Dot paper and black cardstock as the base,…

Last four Christmas Tags for 2014

  Here are the last four tags from my 12 Tags of Christmas inspired by Tim Holtz 2011 12 Tags of Christmas, I finished the off on Christmas Eve – it was great to spend a hot afternoon, in my cool studio!   Tag number 9 uses a faux enamel technique with Distress Ink and heat embossing,…

12 Tags of Christmas – Tags 1 and 2

As promised, here are the first two tags from Tim Holtz 12 Tags of Christmas 2011 that I’m doing over December this year.   I love Tag number 1, all the gorgeous greenery and the pinecones with the glitter above! I reduced the wintery look a bit with a swirl embossing folder rather than snowflakes, and…