Archive for February, 2013

Tip: Shadows in Photoshop Elements

Scrappie IreneTips & Techniques


In Photoshop CS you can easily create your own shadows and make a style of it. Photoshop Elements doesn’t have that option. But you can alter your shadows in a very simple way and I have another trick for you to save some time if you want to use this shadow on more elements on…

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O My Stars – Gallery Standouts

DianeO My Stars


Welcome to this week’s Gallery Standouts, or, our “O” version, “O” My Stars! The galleries were full of stars as usual, so I thought I would highlight a  theme…shapes and patterns. The first page that jumped out at me was Horse in Pajama by sweetdigi.  Just look at all those stripes, both in the pictures…

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O My Stars! A Valentine Round Up

SaraO My Stars


So last week, I told you about the heaps of Valentine kits available here at Oscraps.  So I thought we would take the chance to see what some people have done with the designer’s goodies. First up is Wendy!  (Hi Wendy!!!!)  This page with her sweet little one, jumps out.  The black and white background…

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In the mood….

SaraNews & Notes


“I’m in the mood for love..” I bet you didn’t know that Valentine’s Day is here did you?  I mean, based on the stores and their displays, Valentine’s day was back in December and we have now moved on to Mother’s Day right? Well, in case you were using the retailer’s calendar and didn’t realize…

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O my Stars

VickiSO My Stars


There are days when I have no problem at all making a layout and others where the inspiration is totally lacking. I’m pretty sure most of us suffer from this from time to time . My solution is either grabbing a template and there are plenty of those to choose from in the shop  (at the…

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O-Challenge Me in February


I love the first of the month, because it is time for NEW CHALLENGES! Challenge 1 – Camera Corner Your challenge is to photograph something new in your life, like Trudy’s beautiful and serene (and neat!) crafting room.   Challenge 2 – Copycat We are scraplifting this wonderful page of blending and hexagons from ninigoesdigital….

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