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Happy National Scrapbook Day!!!

A holiday near and dear to my heart for so many reasons. I began scrapbooking 13 years ago this month and while I don’t do it as often, it’s something I hope to always keep a part of me. I need to learn to make more time to do it!

 

This is my first page since last summer, for a challenge at A Cherry on Top. They have an NSD celebration going on with lots of interesting challenges.

 

 

All the items included were part of a recipe I had to follow. It made for an interesting page. I do like how it turned out although I felt quite rusty making it!

 

Have a great night!

 

Preschool Elmo card

Happy Tuesday!

 

I finally had time to blog so I pre-scheduled yesterday morning’s and today’s posts.  My nephew started preschool at the end of August. I can’t believe he is old enough for school! Seems like yesterday he was a tiny 3 lb baby in the NICU.

 

He loves Elmo and went to Sesame Place this summer, so I made him an Elmo card to commemorate this milestone. I bought several Sesame Street cartridges on sale awhile back and the Seasons one had several school images. Lucky me!

 

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I used some of my beloved Basic Grey stash on the card. These papers are from the Oxford 6×6 pad. I added a few SU enamel shapes as embellishment.

 

My nephew loved his card. I stopped to see him on his first day. I’m lucky that he lives close by and I can pop over there easily.

 

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Have a great day!

 

Supplies~

CS: SU Real Red, Pumpkin Pie, Pacific Point, Basic Black, Whisper White

PP: Basic Grey Oxford

Other: SU Brights enamel shapes, Cricut Sesame Street Seasons cartridge 

Girly Scrapbook Pages

Last weekend I spent some time scrapbooking pictures of my niece, Madelyn. She is now 7 months old and I am finally getting pages done for her album.

 

The first one is for Sketch #207 at Sketches in Thyme~

2016 Page 42 - Pierced Ears

 

This next one was made using the Week 1, Team B sketch at Let’s Get Sketchy (missed the deadline but still wanted to share!)

2016 Page 41 - Little Fashionista

 

And this last one was my own design~

2016 Page 43 - Smile

 

Isn’t she just so precious?! Hopefully there will be several more pages to share next month!

 

Thanks for stopping by!

My Niece’s Baptism Card

My niece was baptized on Sunday and I made this customized card for her.

 

2016 Card 59 - Madelyn baptism card

 

It took me awhile to put it together as I don’t typically make religious cards.  I found a cross in a Verve Christmas stamp set and I made the sentiment using Lawn Fawn’s Milo ABC’s stamp set. I think I did pretty good!  The embossed background is from an old Cuttlebug embossing folder from the Decorative Tile set.

 

Here is a picture of my beautiful niece 🙂  She is 5 months old now.

 

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Thanks for stopping by!