Friday, 31 July 2015

How Sweet It Is

Oh wow I am so happy with how this layout has turned out. Not sure how it would go with the large 5x7 photo. But I like it. This sketch is from Blue Fern Studio I really love there chipboard, these hearts come in one big sheet and I decided to cut them apart.

Products used
Kaisercraft Key  to my heart Collection - Charmed and Devine
Green Tara flowers
Blue Fern Studio Chunky Hearts
White lace, Metal embellishments
Brown ink pad and prima chalk inks - Fall leaf and brick wall

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Thursday, 30 July 2015


This mood baord comes from Kaisercraft wow loved the colour scheme. I have been diving into my stash and found this older paper collection. Utopia Collection is just a beautiful collection, just my type of colour scheme. The photo was taken at my step daughter Angela and Ken's wedding and  my two other step children Mikkie and Brad. You had to use 80% of Kaisercraft I think I have done that pretty well.

Products used
Kaisercraft Utopis Collection - Idylilic, euphoria
Wood flourish frames
Sparklet word - Family
Brown ink, mask and texture paste
Prima stamp and chalk ink moss green
Martha Stewart border punch

July challenge mood boar

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Barra Fishing

Another wonderful and colourful inspirational board for us from CSI very bright one this week. I have created a very simple layout and yes no flowers on your photo Michael. Poor boy says flowers again mum. But he and my husband are used to me. 

I have used all the colour scheme
Lime green, blue, white, bright red and bright sky blue
The Evidence
Banners - used the banner for my title
Solid brad - used to hang my photo
Photo corner - on each corner of my photo
Metal -  fish
Hang something -  my photo
I have used the inspirational words in my journaling
Run, Summer and Delicious

Products used
Bo Bunny - Calypso Life, Calypso Bloom and Calopso Candy Popsicle
Red Cardstock
Sticker letters
Clear photo corners, red stazon, white twine, brad
metal fish, Ranger Distress marker chipped saphire

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Wednesday, 29 July 2015

This Special Moment

This occassion was a very special moment in my life to see my son get married to our special girl Phebe. This layout is created using the sketch from a closed facebook group Sals Scrapbooking Challenge group. My layout is very simple, no mixed media on this one but I have used some of the new paper collection from Kaisercraft Time Machine.

Product used
Kaisercraft Time Machine - Sticker sheet, Scriptorian and Coggler pattern paper
Collectables and some brown ink

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Tuesday, 28 July 2015

Flying Unicorn

Hello again welcome to another cold winters day here in Central Queensland. Today I have finished two of the Mojo Monday sketches from Flying Unicorn  The first one is called

You Are My Favourite Memory

Produces used
Teressa Collins - Memorabilia - Damask, Frames, Die Cuts, file folders, brads and enamel dots.
Prima flowers, Petalo flowers, metal embellishments a hony comb stamp and some black ink

And now for the next sketch

Love This Photo

Products used
Kaisercraft Say Alpha Collection - Island, and pages from the 6 1/2 x 6 1/2 paper pad
Collectables and flowers
Green Tara flowers, pink cardstock and some watered down gesso for the background

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Tuesday, 21 July 2015

Best Mates

This was a fun one as well the colour scheme also made me go out of my little box. Oh boy why do I do this to myself but I am in need of some inspiration so I use the sketch and mood board from CSI
to get my creative juices going.
The colour scheme I had to use these colours
Electric blue, vanilla/white, creamsicle, rum raisen and butter pecan
The Evidence
loops-I used string in a circle around the photos
Diamond shapes- on the background using a mask
dry embossing- on the brown crdstock behind the photo
stencils-used for the background
The Testimony
I have documented a family fun day my sons wedding

Products I have used
Kaisercraft off shore collection, swell and tide
Cream, brown and white cardstock
Texture paste and a diamond mask
Dimensional magic
sticker letters and prima stamp and pastel peach and turquoise stone chalk inks
Blue Fern Studios star chipboard pieces
White string/twine

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Monday, 20 July 2015

New Baby

Hi everyone today I have completed yet another Inspiration board from Dusty Attic this was a fun one, with my adopted sister becoming a Grandma for the first time. So excited for her. So this canvas will be a present I know she will like it. 

Products I have used
Dusty Attic lacey heart frames and de vine frame set
12x12 inch canvas
Kaisercraft star mask
Shimmerz Texturez Patrina paste, truffle, baby's breath sprays
Lindy's cap cod coral, chateau rose and sandra dee sepia sprays
Glimmermist french vanilla, kraft, garden party and sea grass sprays
Prima chalk inks pastel blue, pastel brown and pastel peach
deminsional magic and green tara flowers

And here is the Inspiration Board

Thursday, 16 July 2015

Woohoo more exciting news for me. I have been chosen as a Design Team member for Memory Maze a Queensland based chipboard company. 
So so excited about this I do love using chipboard on my projects, please visit there blog and see what we have all designed for you this month. A lot of new chipboard this month so please visit
Memory Maze

Please welcome our Design team back, don't forget to call back soon and see what they have been working on.

We say goodbye to some lovely ladies and welcome two new members to the team.
Welcomes are to
 Candy Chelepy and Thanda Aye.
Candy comes from Queensland and Thanda from the USA.
 We look forward to seeing you around the boards .
These ladies Join our other talented ladies in
Mel Barnicoat Qld.
Tony Herron Qld.
Jodie Mason Qld.
Kim Kendell Nsw.
Liz Hocking Vic.
with guest spots from Alicia Barry and Jan McKenzie.
Have a look at our Face book page for up to date news and the latest chipboard as it is released

And here are 2 of my projects that I have created for you this month

Layout 1

Layout 2

And a big thank you to my cousin Gillian for letting me use her photos.

Products used 

Layout 1
double horses head chipboard, bird and branch chipboard, mask all these available from Memory Maze
Kraft card stock
Moxxie western round up collection - 100% country, fancy filly and boot scootin
texture paste, Ayeeda matt sand paint, Tim Holtz distress glitter, Opuline metallic guilding strips,
 crystal glass beads, Shimmerz textured Hymn spray
Tim Holtz Alcohol Inks, Butterscotch, Sandal, Hazelnut, Mushroom, Espresso and Oregano
Dimensional Magic, Green Tara flowers and ribbon

Layout 2
Oval matt board set 7 ovals, swirl piece brick mask all from Memory Maze
Cream Card Stock
SCraps from Moxxie wextern round up collection bbo scootin and fancy filly
Texture paste, Dimensional magic, recollections silver microbeads 
Green tara flowers and leaves
Tim Holtz Alcohol Inks, Butterscotch, Sandal, Hazelnut, Mushroom, Expresso and O regano

Sunday, 12 July 2015

Together Forever

This card is created using the sketch from Cardabilities I once again have used Coulture Creations Hearts Ease paper collection and chipboard pieces, green tara flowers and leaf spray and some cream lace.

And here is the sketch

Family Love

Hi everyone hows your day been going. Beautiful sunny winters day here just how Queenslands winter should be. Today I have used the lovely sketch from Sketchabilities Once again I am digging through those old photos this photo is of my mum and dad, daughter Tracy  5 years and Michael 2 years. 

Products I have used
Cream cardstock
Coulture Creations Hearts Ease paper collection and chipboard pieces
Prima flowers, butterfly and a wooden 4x6 atc
cream lace, resin bird and letter stickers from my stash
Sugar plum fairy glimmermist spray

Fishing Buddies

Oh what a pair of fishing buddies to much mucking around I think. This photo was taken at one of the Barra Bountie fishing competitions. Michael paired up with Wog. A couple of Scallie wags I think.
This layout was made for CSI using the mood board .
I have used all the colours in the colour scheme Dark grayish blue, light grayish blue, bright yellow, fire engine red and white
For the evidence Stripes I have placed the paper in stripes, gris pattern sticky grid tape, fish and a pair of scallie wags two boys.
And the Testimony I have used the inspiration words find happy thought in my journaling

Product I have used
white red and blue cardstock
Jack and Jill paper collection
Metal embellies
buttons and bling

Saturday, 11 July 2015


For this layout I have used this weeks Mojo Monday from Flying Unicorn white space I hate doing white space I find it so hard all I want to do is fill in the empty space. I am gradually going through my old photo pile. I know some I have scrapped before but waiste not want not so the saying goes.
I have been really using old stuff from my stash trying to use it all up. I have so much and really need to get rid of it.

Product I have used
corrigated card stock
13 arts pattern paper
prima flowers, leaves, resin cog and clock
wooden buttons
metal embellishments