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August 30 in 30 #1 – Lil Firecracker

Hello and Happy August!

 

A small group of friends is aiming for 30 projects in 30 days, not daily just at least 30 projects created by month’s end. I decided to join in since July was a bit of a letdown craft wise.

 

My first project is a layout using the new sketch from Creative Scrappers and a picture of my youngest niece. I have had a small pile of pictures sitting on my desk from last summer that I am hoping to get through this month, in addition to making cards.

 

I used one picture instead of the two shown on the sketch, most of my pile is single photos to scrapbook. I challenged myself to use some Doodlebug paper that has also been sitting around since last summer. I only had a border sticker sheet to go with them, so I pulled out a few old Creative Memories punches and some Doodlebug sprinkles to embellish my page.

 

 

I really need to work on both my niece’s and nephew’s scrapbooks since their little brother will be arriving later this month! I still haven’t scrapped their birth pictures. I tend to gravitate more towards the everyday pictures instead of the milestones. I need to change that soon!

 

Here is the sketch~

Have a great night!

 

Supplies~

CS -Bazzill

PP – Doodlebug Stars & Stripes

Other: Doodlebug border sticker sheet, Creative Memories heart and circle punches, Doodlebug sprinkles, Thickers

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!

 

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!

Happy National Scrapbook Day!!

Today is every scrapbooker’s favorite holiday – National Scrapbook Day!

 

It has been several years since I could spend all of NSD scrapbooking, but I always try to get at least one page done. Today’s page is for several scrapbook groups I am in, had to make one page count for a lot LOL!

 

2016 Page 40 - Celebrate a Dream Come True parade

 

I used old Basic Grey Shine On papers and embellishments, it was a line exclusive to Joann several years ago.  The layout was created using an old Sketch Thursday sketch. I really miss that site! So many great scrappy sites have come and gone over my 12 years of scrapbooking.

 

Thanks for stopping by!