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Archive for 2013

Tip: Using a filter to create a drawing

Scrappie IreneTips & Techniques

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I love to play with different blending modes and filters and I want to show you how you can achieve something like a drawing with these techniques. I started with creating a layout with the fun kit Kickn’t It Socker Style by one of our guest designers, Clever Monkey Graphics: I already loved it this…

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O My Stars – The Colours of Winter

VickiSO My Stars

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Hi everyone. When asked what the colours of fall are, most of us would probably answer a mix of orange, browns, yellow or red. But what are the colours of winter ? I browsed the gallery and found a few answers. White ! Winter can indeed be white, as shown in this fantastic LO by…

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Oh My Stars – Multi-Photo

twinsmomflorO My Stars

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Hi everyone, Flor here with the O my starts post. Christmas and New Year are around the corner. What a wonderful time to start (if you haven’t done it) your photo albums. Today I am going to focus in multi-photos. I love what I found in our gallery. P365 2013 Week 28 by TammyLiz This…

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1 Kit 5 (or more!) Ways!

cynthia1 Kit 5 (or More) Ways

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Hello hello!! Cynthia here today with one of my favorite features! This month we decided to shine the spotlight on the amazing collab our talented designers created for the Holidays, It’s a Wonderful Life. It’s packed to the brim with amazing goodies, from the most gorgeous papers, to beautiful elements, to amazing templates. The best…

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O My Stars – Being Thankful!

SaraO My Stars

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I don’t know if you’ve noticed all the people doing their daily gratitudes for November, but I haven’t really kept up on mine.  So, I thought I would take this edition of O My Stars to catch up. I am thankful for this Earth – the fields that I drive past everyday and the food…

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1 Kit 5 (or More) Ways

Diane1 Kit 5 (or More) Ways

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It is well-known that I do not give up summer easily!  I love the colors of fall, but I don’t do winter layouts 🙂  And I LOVE flowers! So this month we chose the beautiful Country Rose Collection by Crafty Button Designs.  It was a hard choice, because we love every kit Amber designs.  And…

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Tip: Creating a new blank canvas to work on

Scrappie IreneTips & Techniques

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For the starters in digital scrapbooking it can be difficult to find out how to start a blank canvas to work on. To be honest, when I started with digital scrapbooking I often worked on a paper and I sometimes forgot to rename it when I was saving my layout. Oops, I overwrote my paper!…

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O My Stars!

cynthiaO My Stars

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Hello hello! Cynthia here today with our weekly O My Stars post! I have to say, this is one of my favorite posts to write, as I love scrolling to the gallery and seeing your amazing creations. I’m always very inspired and can’t wait to get my post done so I can get some scrapping…

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The Font Doc looks for tools!

SaraTips & Techniques

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I had a grand plan for this post.  We always have these great fonts and samples and help all the font junkies get their free font fix, but I never help control the addiction.  If you’re like me, things can get out of control and you can end up with font chaos!  Maybe you’re productivity…

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Oh My Stars – giving Thanks

twinsmomflorO My Stars

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Hi everyone, Flor here with the O my starts post. Thanksgiving is around the corner. What a wonderful time to remember what we are thankful for: Our families, our life, the wonderful and sad times we have, what we accomplished. As scrapbookers we love to show our art with special moments. I found beautiful inspiration…

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O My Stars – Documenting a full year

VickiSO My Stars

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Hi everyone ! If you’re like me, with November already there and Christmas lurking around the corner, you’re wondering where this year went … A good way to answer this question may be to do as those of us who scrap each week a series of photos memorizing events of that given week, in the…

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O My Stars – October’s End

DianeO My Stars

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Can you believe it, it’s the end of October… tomorrow is Halloween in the US, and this weekend the time changes and catches up with our friends in the UK. It’s a season of changes, and scrappers capture changes as well as stop them, if you will, by capturing moments in time. I adore this…

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1 kit 5 (or more) ways

VickiS1 Kit 5 (or More) Ways

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Welcome to this new edition of our 1 kit 5 (or definitely more) ways series. This month, we’re featuring a beautiful kit from one of our talented and very active guest designers. Our choice fell on Happiness is you by Snips and Snails Designs, and its beautiful fall colours. And we came up with a…

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Oh my Stars – Halloween Time!

twinsmomflorO My Stars

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Hi everyone, Flor here with the O my starts post. Another of my favorites in the fall season” Halloween”, love the lights and the decorations at the stores. We just did some shopping and the fun time has begun. Let’s get inspired with beautiful Halloween Pages. Happy Halloween by sandsock Love the framing the bright…

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O My Stars – Challenges

VickiSO My Stars

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It’s October 9th already … time flies by a lot too fast ! Some of you have already taken full advantage of our great challenges for this month, and I had a great time checking out your contributions in the gallery. I picked a few out to inspire you to participate if you haven’t already….

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O My Stars

DianeO My Stars

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We are on vacation this week, recharging with a little Disney magic.  One of the things I love about Disney is how they never cease to surprise and delight, and never fail to address even the tiniest details.  Looking through our gallery can be a similar experience.  Here are a couple of surprises and delights…

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Oh My Stars – Fall

twinsmomflorO My Stars

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Hi everyone, Flor here with the O my starts post. Where the year went, my favorite time of the year has started. I love fall, maybe because where I live Fall is too short. Our gallery is full of inspiration, Let’s enjoy some beautiful autumn/fall pages. Autumn Flowers by dianepsmith . The painting effect is…

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Fall Trendy

DianeTrends

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I’m a summer person.  I love it hot and sunny all the time.  So I fret a bit as the days grow shorter and winter approaches (I live in California, so it’s summer and winter only :-)).  But if there s one thing I LOVE about fall, aka ‘the approach of winter’, and the digiscrap…

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